Cobb County highlights holiday events in its latest newsletter

Welcome to Cobb County brick sign at Henderson Road on Veterans MemorialCobb County welcome sign (photo by Larry Felton Johnson)

If you’re still looking for holiday events, take a glance at this list of festivities in Cobb County announced in the county’s latest newsletter:

Various holiday celebrations will be held throughout Cobb County starting this weekend

● Acworth is starting a new holiday tradition: Lights at the Landing. This walk-through light spectacular runs Nov. 26-Jan. 2 at Dallas Landing Park. Hours are 5:30-9 p.m. Sunday – Thursday and 5:30-10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. the park is located at 5120 Allatoona Dr,, Acworth. Click here for ticket information.

● The Battery Atlanta has a night of fun in store 5:30-7 p.m, Saturday Nov. 27. Celebrate the season at the fifth annual Tree Lighting Ceremony. Festivities will feature performances and special appearances leading up to the lighting of the tree at 7 p.m. Stay after for a showing of “Abominable” as part of the Xfinity Movie Series. Click here to see more information.

● A giant menorah will be lit for Hanukkah on 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 29, in Smyrna at Brawner Hall, 3180 Atlanta Rd. All are invited to partake in latkes, doughnuts and hot cocoa.

● You can light up the night in Acworth at the Menorah Lighting Ceremony 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 1, at Logan Farm Park, 4405 Cherokee Street. 

● Marietta will host its annual Christmas Tree Lighting event starting at 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2, on the Marietta Square, 50 Park Square. The festivities feature choral performances by students, a visit from Santa who arrives on a fire truck and the lighting of the tree at 6 p.m. Click here for more information.

● Powder Springs brings back festivities this year with a Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting, 6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3. The parade route will go down Marietta Street to Downtown, and end with the tree lighting at Thurman Springs Park at 7:30 p.m. Click to read more Information.

● There will be a free Menorah Lighting at Marietta Square on the Glover Park Stage 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4. It will feature Hanukkah music, free books from PJ Library, hot chocolate and doughnuts. The rain date will be Dec. 5. 6:30 p.m. Marietta Square, 50 Park Square, Marietta

● Head to downtown Kennesaw 2 -7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, for A Day with Santa. Enjoy a parade, snow slide, photos with Santa, a vendor market and the lighting on the Christmas tree. Click here for more information.

● East Cobb Park hosts The Holiday Lights Celebration 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 5. A tree lighting, live music, and a visit from Santa will entertain you at this annual event. Click here for more information. The park is located at 3322 Roswell Rd, Marietta.