Every Wednesday we bring you a few local events you may want to check out this weekend. Click on the links below for more information.


Taste of Acworth - Saturday, October 12 from 10am to 6pm in Historic Downtown Acworth. Featuring 150 area businesses and restaurants, this event benefits local charities and schools. Along with fun food samplings (ranging $1-$4 in price), the day includes a fashion show, dog show, live music and kid-friendly activities.

Chalktoberfest - Saturday, October 12 and Sunday, October 13 on the Marietta Square. Enjoy watching Professional Chalk Artists chalk the streets of The Square while sampling craft beer, eating great food, and listening to music by local musicians. Family friendly and free admission.

4th Annual Family Fun Day - Located at Earl Duncan Park at Paulding Meadows on Saturday October 12 from 10am to 6 pm. The event benefits Christmas Blessings and Gabriel's Place Academy. Featuring food trucks, bouncy houses ($5 for all day play), pageant, games, dance performances, and more!