If you’ve never traveled on Interstate 575 and discovered Cherokee and North Cobb counties, you’re missing out on two beautiful areas that have a lot to offer. These two counties represent the best that the state of Georgia has to offer.
Cherokee County is home to a wide variety of events and businesses that are invigorating and exciting. The Canton First Friday reoccurs every first Friday of the month from May to October. Stop by this event to see a car show, live music, games, and food! It’s a block party in downtown Canton that you won’t want to miss.
If you want to bring your entire family out to have a great time, Ball Ground Movies in The Park features family-friendly films that start at dusk. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a film with the entire family!
Cherokee County also offers a variety of other exciting events like the Canton Festival of the Arts, the Woodstock Bacon & Banjos, and the Holly Springs 5K & Fun Run for people who enjoy sports and fitness activities. Also, there is a wide range of different farmer’s markets throughout the week. Cherokee County has something for everyone!
North Cobb County
The beautiful North Cobb County is the home to many events. If music is your thing, you can catch one of the many concerts held at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. Or you can watch a play at Marietta’s New Theatre In The Square.
If sports and fitness are your favorite activities, the Atlanta Braves major league baseball team plays at Truist Park. There are also different 5K races that occur throughout the year as well.
The Aviation Wing is home to former aircrew members and their aircraft. Exploring one of these aircraft is an event that is enjoyable for all ages. You are encouraged to bring your camera!