Things are heating up for summer in Cobb County! Enjoy some family fun time in this warm summer weather with the best upcoming festivals and events happening in Cobb County this June.
BLADE Show & International Cutlery Fair
Event Dates: June 3, 2022 through June 5, 2022
BLADE Show & International Cutlery Fair is bringing globally-recognized exhibitors and makers to the Cobb Galleria Centre. You can shop the largest selection of blades, knives, and outdoor gear and accessories in the world, take a knife education class, or watch a free demonstration. The event will be held from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday; from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday; and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday.
Atlanta Wine Walk
Event Date: June 4, 2022 at 3 p.m.
The Atlanta Wine Walk for those 21+ will be held at Live! at The Battery for a Saturday of live music, wine tastings, and more. Special VIP tickets include access to Coors Banquet, an elevated buffet, an exclusive pouring station, a private photo booth, and a swag bag. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Bert's Big Adventure.
Georgia Celebrates Quilts
Event Dates: June 9, 2022 through June 11, 2022
Attend the largest continuously juried and judged quilt show in Georgia. At the East Cobb Quilters’ Guild's 18th Biennial Quilt Show and Market, you can enjoy beautiful quilts, from artful wall quilts to traditional bed coverings, from artists all over Georgia. The event will take place at the Cobb County Civic Center and will feature vendors, raffles, and prizes.
2022 Braves Country 5K & Dash
Event Date: June 11, 2022 from 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Start your morning with a 5K run and dash at Truist Park. You'll run through the streets surrounding the park before heading to the ballpark to cross the finish line on the field. This family friendly event offers kids an opportunity to participate in the Dash (ages 7 and under), where participants will receive a short-sleeved shirt. The 5K (ages 8 and over) registration includes an Atlanta Braves game ticket and a short sleeve shirt.
Cobb County NAACP Juneteenth Weekend
Event Date: June 17, 2022 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. through June 18, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Celebrate Juneteenth on the Marietta Square. There will be an "Evening Under the Stars Concert" on Friday night. Saturday will feature a cultural festival with entertainment and vendors, with a special performance by Grammy Award Artist Le’Andria Johnson.
Event Date: June 18, 2022 from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Celebrate “Community Unity in the Springs” at SpringsFest at Thurman Springs Park in Poweder Springs. This event features food trucks, face painting, bouncy houses, stilt walkers, live performances, beer and wine, and more.
Spring in Austell: Food and Arts Festival
Event Date: June 25, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Close out the spring season and usher in summer at Austell's first Food and Arts Festival at Louise Suggs Memorial Park. This event features food vendors, bouncy houses, giant board games, corn hole tournaments, and more.
Smyrna Food Truck Tuesdays
Event Dates: every Tuesday through September 27, 2022 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Visit Taylor-Brawner Park for Smyrna’s Food Truck Tuesdays where you can enjoy tasting samplings from a gathering of mobile gourmet food trucks and listen to music. It’s a great time to hang out with friends and experience local flavors.