Swift-Cantrell Park Splash Pad Grand Opening

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Summer has officially begun in Kennesaw. The brand new Splash Pad at Swift-Cantrell Park opened today with a ribbon cutting ceremony honoring those who played a role in its funding and construction. The joint effort between Cobb County, The City of Kennesaw, and The Swift-Cantrell Park Foundation went from ground breaking to completion in under three months. “This was an … Read More

8th Annual Swift-Cantrell Classic – Kennesaw Grand Prix Race #1

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The 8th Annual Swift-Cantrell Classic 5k was run this past weekend with a record number of participants. The Swift-Cantrell Classic, which is the first of six Kennesaw Grand Prix races, enjoyed a total of 1,157 runners from all over the state. Competitors even came from as far as Florida and Virginia. Benjamin LeBlanc of Powder Springs, GA finished first overall with a time … Read More

Swift-Cantrell Classic 5K – Kennesaw Grand Prix – Register Now

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Registration has just begun for the opening race of the Kennesaw Grand Prix Series. The Swift-Cantrell Classic 5K, a benefit race that supports the Swift-Cantrell Park Foundation, will be held on Saturday, May 13th. The race begins at the Kennesaw First Baptist Church, meanders through Swift-Cantrell Park, and finishes in historic downtown Kennesaw. The fast and flat race is professionally timed … Read More

Swift-Cantrell Park Foundation Donates $40K to Splash Pad

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Robust communities are built with an engaged public, a supportive city government, and a group of involved citizens willing to donate their time to help their community thrive. The Swift-Cantrell Park Foundation, with the help of their flagship sponsor, Gas South, donated $40,000 to the City of Kennesaw to help fund construction of the Splash Pad at Swift-Cantrell Park. The donation took place during the … Read More