New Life at Old Airport Trails

The City of Carrollton is partnering with Mountain Bike Atlanta, the local affiliate of the Southern Off-Road Bicycle Association, to build a multi-use trail system near Castle Playground.  “The plan, over the next 12 months, is to renovate up to five miles of the Old Airport Trails,” said Parks Director Kent Johnston. “These trails were … Continue reading New Life at Old Airport Trails

Southern Hills Christian Church 5K

This 5K raises awareness and funds for the THS Homeless Resource Bridge. Event starts and finishes at City Station on Maple Street in Carrollton.

Heroes for Hope 5K

West GA Technical College Foundation’s Heroes for Hope 5K run raises money for Hope for Tomorrow Scholarships. This GreenBelt event starts and finishes at Hobbs Farm Park on Rome Street in Carrollton. Registration starts at 7am, race starts at 8am. Awards will be given after the last runner crosses the finish line.

Carroll County Mental Health Advocates 5K

Carroll County Mental Health Advocates’ fundraiser 5K begins at the Target Trailhead of the Carrollton GreenBelt, goes to Laura Park and returns to Target.7:30-8:30 am: Set Up8:30 am: Registration9 am: 1 Mile Fun Run9:30am: 5K10:30-11:30am: Refreshments, Award Ceremony, DJ, Wrap Up

Bike Summit Coming to Carrollton

Nearly 200 bicycle advocates, industry representatives, planners and elected officials will roll into Carrollton for the 2020 Georgia Bike Summit, September 18-19. “We are very excited to bring the 11th Annual Georgia Bike Summit to Carrollton,” said Georgia Bikes Executive Director Elliott Caldwell. “With the Bicycle Ride Across Georgia (BRAG) also coming to Carrollton this … Continue reading Bike Summit Coming to Carrollton

Hobbs Farm Fit Court Opens

The new Hobbs Farm Fit Court was opened for public use on September 11, 2019, following a ribbon-cutting ceremony. A $35,000 grant from the Atlanta-based Mary Alice and Bennett Brown Foundation provided most of the funding for the court. The fitness facility features five equipment pieces that offer 120 exercise combinations and routines for beginners … Continue reading Hobbs Farm Fit Court Opens

Carrollton Half Marathon

The inaugural Carrollton Half Marathon presented by Tanner Health System will take place on September 7, 2019. The 13.1 mile course will take you from Carrollton’s Historic Adamson Square, through city proper and nearly 9 smooth miles over shaded, rolling hills on the city’s new multi-use bike/running path, the GreenBelt. The beautiful route finishes back … Continue reading Carrollton Half Marathon

Carrollton Half Marathon

This inaugural race begins at Carrollton’s historic Adamson Square, then takes you through the city and over the rolling hills of the Carrollton GreenBelt. Cross the finish line to a festival featuring live music, local food and craft brews.  Individual or relay team registration includes a T-shirt, finisher’s medal and free food and brew tickets.  … Continue reading Carrollton Half Marathon

Gallery Play Saturday: Insects!

After exploring the GreenBelt exhibit, students will explore techniques in drawing and watercolor as they create their own insect botanical illustrations.Instructor: Marcella Kuykendall Ages 8-12 (Younger children may participate but will need the assistance of a parent.)20 students max $5