JULY 2021

  • COVID-19 Drive-Up Testing – Paulding County Health Department

    Open to all Georgians; 451 Jimmy Campbell Parkway, Dallas. Be aware traffic for the Silver Comet Trail and Paulding Chamber. Questions? 770-443-7881

  • Rent Out The Dallas Theater!

    The Dallas Theater is available to rent for a private family movie night! Grab your family and/or your closest friends, bring a few snacks and your favorite Blu-Ray or DVD and watch it on the BIG screen!

  • Dallas Invitational Patriotic Parade

    Saturday, July 3rd 2021 // 10am-4pm on Main Street – Downtown Dallas

    Parade at 10am, followed by the Dallas City Fest. Festivities, vendors and activities will continue until 4pm.

  • City of Marietta’s Fourth in the Park Celebration

    Saturday, July 3rd 2021 // 10am-9pm in Historic Marietta Square

    The city of Marietta’s Fourth in the Park celebration begins Saturday, July 3rd 2021 at 10am and includes a parade, free live concerts, museum tours, arts and crafts show, food, carnival games, and a firework finale.

  • Salute to America

    Saturday, July 3rd 2021 // 6pm-10pm in Downtown Kennesaw

    City of Kennesaw’s Independence Day celebration of freedom, music and fireworks is one of the biggest and best in North Georgia! Salute to America will feature two stages of live music, festive street entertainment, food vendors and plenty of family-friendly activities.

                        • Love the Lake Festival

                          Sunday, July 4th 2021 // 10am-5pm. at Cauble Park

                          Spend your 4th of July on Lake Acworth! Complete with over 200 arts and crafts booths filled with exhibitors displaying and selling their wares, 15 food booths and children’s activities.

                        • Cruise-In American Legion Riders Post 111

                          Saturday, June 5th 2021 // 2pm-5pm

                          No entry fee and trophies awarded. Food, music, 50/50 drawing, raffle, giveaways, and other fun prizes. For additional information, call 770-445-2759. 2587 Scoggins Road, Dallas.

                        • Mickey Gilley

                          Saturday, June 5th 2021 // 7:30pm at Mill Town Music Hall

                          High quality performance with classic songs! For more information and tickets visit

                        • Rickey Skaggs

                          Thursday, June 10th 2021 // 7:30pm at Mill Town Music Hall

                          A life full of music on full display! For more information and tickets visit

                        • Confederate Army Camp Life 1864

                          Saturday, June 12th – Sunday, June 13th 2021 // 10am-2am at Pickett’s Mill Battlefield Historic Site

                          Come see what camp life was like for Confederate soldiers during the Battle of Pickett’s Mill. There will be drills and Black Powder rifle demonstrations. $3-$6. 770-443-7850

                        • 3rd Annual Ride for Paulding County Foster Kids

                          Saturday, June 12th 2021 // 12:30pm

                          Registration at Hiram Station from 11am – 12pm. Kickstands up at 12L30pm, making stops around the community before ending back at Hiram Station at 5pm. Single riders $20, Double riders $30. Live music, raffles, and auctions!

                        • Block Party + Car Show!

                          Saturday, June 12th 2021 // 4pm-10pm

                          Downtown Dallas presents an Eagles Tribute Band – Nashville Yacht Club Band!

                        • Sister Hazel LIVE

                          Saturday, June 12th 2021 // 8pm at The Mill Amphitheater

                          Free concert! Reserved seating is available online.

                        • Star Spangled Frana Art Contest

                          Monday, June 14th 2021

                          Help us celebrate our city’s patriotism by decorating your very own wooden star to be displayed at Frana Brown Park. We supply the star; you supply the creativity! Stars will be on display on the fencing of Frana Brown Park June 30 through August 1. Applications due by Monday, June 14th. For further information, please contact Jessy Patterson at

                        • Food Truck Friday!

                          Friday, June 18th 2021 // 6pm-10pm in Downtown Dallas

                          Bring your lawn chairs and your appetite! Presented by the City of Dallas & Dallas Merchants. No coolers, please.

                        • Jurassic Parks and Rex

                          Friday, June 18th 2021 // 7pm at Logan Farm Park

                          Dinosaur lovers of all ages are invited to an outdoor screening of the timeless classic Jurassic Park! Festivities will open at 7:00 pm and the movie will begin at dusk. Mouthwatering concessions and adult beverages will be available for purchase from Red Top Brewhouse.

                        • Wood Works!

                          Saturday, June 19th 2021 // 10am-2pm at Pickett’s Mill Battlefield Historic Site

                          Our volunteer experts will demonstrate woodworking as it was during the 1860’s. $3-$6. 770-443-7850

                        • Sonic the Hedgehog Family Movie Night

                          Thursday, June 24th 2021 // 8pm at Thurman Springs Park

                          Join the city of Powder Springs for a FREE showing of Sonic the Hedgehog! Movie starts at 8:55pm.

                        • City of Hiram’s Red White & BOOM!

                          Saturday, June 26th 2021 // 6pm-9pm at Ben Hill Strickland Park

                          Kids activities, food vendors, and a band! Fireworks begin at 9:30pm. Shuttle will be provided from Hiram Elementary and 76 Seaboard Street.

                        COME BACK AND VISIT US JULY 1st FOR MORE EVENTS!

                        VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:

                        • CareLink of NW GA

                          We are looking for front office, nursing, and physician volunteers on Tuesdays and Saturdays.

                          CareLink of NW GA is a non-profit medical clinic in Dallas serving Paulding County residents ages 18-65 who are uninsured. Please contact Michelle Wigley, Volunteer Coordinator, or 404-797-6441 if interested.

                        • CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) Paulding

                          CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) Paulding seeks volunteers to advocate for the best interests of abused and neglected children in Juvenile Court. Learn how you can help a child in foster care find a safe, permanent home. Email or call 770-505-0065.

                        • CAYA Reconciliation Ministries

                          CAYA Reconciliation Ministries shows God’s love by reaching out to feed and clothe those who are physically and spiritually in need, welcome the stranger and visit the sick.

                        • Family Alliance of Paulding

                          Promoting activities that enrich the lives of families by providing community advocacy, education, and vital social services for individual development.

                        • Helping Hands of Paulding

                          Pantry Volunteer, Case Managers, Store Pick-Up, Back up Truck Driver, Clothing Center Volunteer, Fundraiser Volunteer and Grant Writer. Questions? 770-443-1230

                        • Manna Food Ministry – Feed the Hungry

                          Offering affordable, pre-packaged, high quality nutritious food boxes. Questions? 678-310-9660. Major credit cards accepted. 460 S. Johnston Drive Dallas, 30132

                        • Paulding County Animal Control Donation

                          Shelves are low on dry food for SMALL BREED dogs, or small/mini bite sized food. There is also a need for GRAIN FREE dry dog food. Donations can be sent to:

                          Paulding County Animal Control
                          779 Industrial Blvd North
                          Dallas, GA 30132

                          Amazon or orders are accepted. Questions? 770-445-1511

                          The shelter can also assist if you need food for your dog or cat.

                        ONGOING MONTHLY EVENTS:

                        • Battlefield Tours – Pickett’s Mill Battlefield

                          Every Saturday // 10am

                          Walk in the footsteps and learn the stories of the brave men who fought on this battlefield on May 27, 1864. Questions? 770-443-7850

                        • Dallas Rotary Club at Rodney’s

                          Every Thursday // 7:50 networking, 8am meeting


                        • Grief Share Support Group at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church

                          Classes offered every few weeks. Contact them for dates and time. 678-435-5951

                        • Nature Hike – Pickett’s Mill Battlefield

                          Every Saturday – 1pm

                          Learn about the native plants and animals on this short hike. Questions? 770-443-7850

                        • Paulding County Beekeepers Club

                          2nd Thursday of the month // 7pm at Dallas Primitive Baptist Church

                          222 Legion Road, Dallas or follow on Facebook at Paulding County Beekeepers! Questions? Call Sue McCleary at 678-310-7305.

                        • Paulding County Singles Ages 50 and Over

                          2nd Tuesday of the month // 6pm at Los Arcos Mexican Restaurant, Hiram

                          Paulding Singles 50 and Over on Facebook or call Phyllis Coble at 678-247-6499.

                        • Paulding County Writers’ Guild Meeting

                          2nd and 4th Tuesdays // 7pm – 9pm

                          Call 770-943-0571 or check for meeting info.

                        • Paulding Literacy Council Programs

                          Learn more by calling 770-974-5531.

                          • Become an adult reading tutor – tutors needed; training provided.
                          • Learn and improve your reading skills – tutoring sessions for Paulding residents.
                          • English classes on Mondays and Wednesdays. To register call 770-443-1660.
                          • Class instruction for GED. To register call 770-443-1660.
                        • Paulding Photography Club – Downtown Dallas

                          2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month // 7pm

                          Meetings are held at 122 Main Street, Dallas. Monthly competitions, field trips, etc. For more information visit: Paulding Photography Club.

                        • Peach Fuzz Fiber Guild Meetings at Treasure Hunt Antique Mall

                          MONTHLY – Saturdays // 11am – 1pm & WEEKLY – Fridays // 1pm – 3pm

                          Spinning, Knitting, Crochet, Weaving, Sewing, and more! 678-398-9195

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