Acworth Parks and Recreation

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4762 Logan Road | Acworth, GA 30101 | Office: 770-917-1234 | Fax: 770-966-7891
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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UPCOMING EVENTS 


 Acworth Farmers Market

AcworthFarmersMarketLogoThe Historic Downtown Acworth Farmer’s Market will began this season on Friday, April 7 and will continue each Friday morning from 8:00 a.m. until noon through Friday, October 27.  The market is located in Historic Downtown Acworth in the Acworth First Baptist Church Parking Lot on the north end of Main Street.

Market customers will have a wide variety of garden ripe Georgia grown vegetables, eggs, cheese, bedding plants, fresh baked bread, pies, cakes, honey and jams to choose from each week. This year’s market will be bigger and better than previous years and shoppers won’t believe the selection of home grown goodies!

The Acworth Farmer’s Market is proudly sponsored by the Acworth Downtown Development Authority.  If you are interested in more information on being a vendor or just have questions about the market, please call 770-917-1234.

Click here to view the Acworth Farmers Market Facebook Page.

Click here for the Vendor Application  


Summer Classic Car Cruise

Car_Cruise_800x629Classic Car Cruises are held three times a year during the Spring, Fall and Summer months. The Summer Classic Car Cruise will take place on Saturday, July 29.  Main Street in downtown Acworth will be lined with classic cars from days gone by and some of today's best looking cars.  The event begins at 4:00 p.m. and ends at 9:00 p.m.

This event is free to the public.  A $2 donation going towards the Horizon Field, an all-inclusive special needs sports facility in Acworth, is requested to participate it the cruise.

For more information contact Jeff Chase at jchase@acworth.org or call 770-917-1234.


Nautique WWA U.S. Wakeboard National Championships
Wakeboard2017The 2017 Nautique WWA U.S. Wakeboard National Championships presented by Rockstar Energy will be held at Dallas Landing Park on August 3-6. The main event will take place on Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Shuttles from downtown began running at 10:00 a.m.

Huge crowds will come out to catch the nation’s best wakeboarders of all ages battle it out on the water for a chance to claim a National title!

For more event information, please continue to check our website, as well as the WWA website www.thewwa.com


GA Peach Women's Triathlon
Womens_Triathlon_Logo(2)The Acworth Parks, Recreation and Community Resource Department and Georgia Multi-Sports hosts a women’s triathlon at Dallas Landing Park each year. The event will be held on Sunday, August 6. The event consists of a 400 yard swim, 13 mile bike ride, and a 5K run. The event begins at 7:30 a.m. and concludes with an awards ceremony at 11:00 a.m.

More information and sign-up can be found by clicking here.



UPCOMING REGISTRATIONS 


 Acworth Youth Basketball League
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The Acworth Parks, Recreation and Community Resource Department is ready to begin another exciting Youth Basketball season!  This program provides competitive and instructional basketball for children between the ages of five and fourteen. Teams are grouped according to age.  Practice starts the first week in November and games begin in early December.  Registration for City of Acworth residents begins July 24 and registration for non-CIty of Acworth residents begins on August 1.  

For the 2017-2018 season: All participants will be required to have a birth certificate on file.  Please either email a copy to acworthprcrd@acworth.org or bring a copy to our office located at 4762 Logan Road, Acworth, GA 30101.  You may begin submitting your copy today.  All birth certificates will be locked away and filed safely.

Make sure to take advantage of our discounted registration prices before rates increase! Prices vary depending on age.  The fees for the league are as follows:
2017- 2018 Basketball Rates Chart










For more information contact Mychal Lewis at mlewis@acworth.org.

Click here for boys registration
Click here for girls registration 


Acworth Warriors Football and Cheerleading 
Football HelmetThe Acworth Football and Cheerleading Association provides football and cheerleading opportunities for youth between the ages of 5 and 12, as well as tiny tot flag football and cheerleading for 3 and 4 year olds.  The tackle age groups will be split into two divisions based off experience and skill level.  Children within those divisions are divided into single age groups and within those age groups are assigned to teams with kids of similar abilities and experience level. 

The cost of the league varies based on your date of registration.  Register early for discounted rates! Practices for the 5-12 football and cheer divisions will begin on July 24 and the tiny-tot practices will begin on August 3.  Games will begin the last weekend in August. 

For more information on the league or to register, please visit www.acworthwarriors.com



ACWORTHY HAPPENINGS


 Acworth Beach Rentals
AcworthBeachRentalsThe City of Acworth is excited to partner with Acworth Beach Rentals (ABR) again this summer to offer kayak and stand up paddleboard rentals at Cauble Park! Rentals became available beginning on April 1.  

Lake Acworth is the perfect place to relax and spend the day exploring out on the water.  Whether you're with friends, family, or simply need a relaxing day by yourself at the lake, ABR strives to provide you with high quality water sport rentals and friendly service!  Rentals are held beside Acworth Beach and are available to people 13 and older.  Rentals will be available on Saturdays from 10 to 8, Sundays from noon to 8, and weekdays by appointment only.  Rental times are subject to change depending on weather. 

For more information or to make an appointment, please visit www.acworthbeachrentals.com.


Acworth Slide
Dallas SlideThe City of Acworth and Shoreline Entertainment, LLC is proud to announce the return of the World's Largest Inflatable Water Slide at Dallas Landing Park! The park is located at 5120 Allatoona Drive Acworth, 30101. The slide is 36 ft. tall and 175 ft. long. Opening Day is May 25!

The slide is open Monday through Friday 11:00 a.m.to 5:00 p.m., and Saturday, Sunday and holidays from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. through Monday, September 5. Please note: After July 31, the slide will only be open on weekends and holidays. Daily Slide Rates are $4.00/person for one slide, $8.00/person for unlimited slides for one hour and $16.00/person for unlimited slides for one day. Please note, there is a $5.00 parking fee on weekdays and $10.00 on weekends at Dallas Landing for non-city residents.

For more information on the slide or to make reservations, visit www.acworthslide.com


Logan Farm Park ExpansionLogan_Farm_Park

Logan Farm Park is an approximately 120 acre park located in the center of the city. Previously, the park encompassed a lighted 1/3 mile walking trail around a multipurpose recreation field with the trail also extending to Cowan Road and Cherokee Street, playground, public restrooms, Amos Durr Community Ball Field, Roberts School Community Center and the Rosenwald School.

As part of the SPLOST park improvements, the city has developed another 15 acres of parkland along Cherokee and Taylor streets to expand the park. This new expansion adds additional multi-use pathways, open green space, a destination playground, group pavilion, restroom facility, and parking.

For questions on this project, email James Albright at jalbright@acworth.org.