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  


Classic Car Cruise

Car_Cruise_800x629On Saturday, April 29, the city will host the first Classic Car Cruise of the year! The event will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Main Street in Downtown Acworth. The Lake City Cruisers partner with the city and the downtown Acworth merchants to hold these Classic Car Cruises. 

The event is free to the public. A $2 entry fee is requested for all vehicles in the cruise.  All proceeds go to the Horizon Field, an all-inclusive special needs sports facility in Acworth. 

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


Acworth Blood Drive
blood-driveThe City of Acworth will be partnering with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive on Wednesday, May 31 from 10am to 3pm at the Acworth Police Department. 

Donating blood makes a huge difference in the lives of others. The need for blood is constant and therefore your contribution is important for a healthy and reliable blood supply. Your donation can help save as many as three lives!  All presenting donors on May 31 will receive a Huey Luey's coupon for free cheese dip. 
 

To schedule an appointment please go to www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code cityofacworth.



UPCOMING REGISTRATIONS 


Camp Acworth Summer Day Camp
Camp ShieldCamp Acworth is based out of the Acworth Beach House at Cauble Park. Camp Acworth is for children ages 6 - 14 (Children attending 1st - 8th grade in upcoming school year). Camp consists of eight, one week sessions beginning on May 30 and concluding on July 28 (there is no camp the week of July 4). Normal camp hours are 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and extended hours are from 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 

Campers will enjoy various outdoor activities including swimming, canoeing, hiking and archery, as well as arts and crafts and team sport activities. Each week campers go on a field trip to exciting places like Stars and Strikes, Medieval Times and the World of Coke. 

Weekly guests will visit Camp Acworth and teach kids a variety of subjects, ranging from public safety to performing arts.

Registration opens on March 1 and spots do fill up quickly. Please click the link above to learn more about our summer camp program, including the field trip schedule and pricing. 

Click here to register.


Summer Sports Camps
Speed & AgilityThe summer is full of opportunities for your child to brush up on the fundamentals of several sports. Every summer the department hosts a speed and agility camp and a football camp. All camps are extremely affordable. These camps will be held in July. All participants will receive a camp t-shirt and water bottle! 


Below is the information on each camp. 

  • Speed and Agility Camp: July 10-14 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Logan Farm Park
    • City of Acworth Resident: $35.00, Non-City Resident: $45.00
  • Football Camp: July 18-20 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Acworth Sports Complex
    • City of Acworth Resident: $25.00, Non-City Resident: $35.00

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

Click here to register.  


Acworth Horizon League - Summer Kickball 
HorizonLogoThe Acworth Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce that registration is currently going on for the Summer Horizon Kickball League. The Horizon League is a non-competitive league for athletes ages 5 years and older with physical and/or cognitive disabilities. Games will be played on the Horizon Field at the Acworth Sports Complex. 
Every effort is made to return players to their prior team, however, teams will have a player limit and team placement is based on first come, first placed. Special requests can only be considered based on available space on a team prior to May 24. Register before May 24 to guarantee your jersey size. 

The cost of the league is $15 per player. The deadline to register without a $10 late fee is May 24. Games for the youth league begin on Tuesday, June 13 and continue through Tuesday, July 18.  Teen and Adult games will begin on Thursday, June 15 and continue through July 20.

For more information on the league, please visit www.acworthspecialneeds.com

Click here to register.

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 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.