Parks, Recreation & Facilities

Marietta Parks and Recreation maintains all city parks with a variety of amenities, including the iconic Glover Park on the Marietta Square. The department offers various programs, athletics and special events throughout the year and also maintains two (2) indoor recreation facilities. 
 

What's New and Upcoming! 
 


 
  

Swift Kids Marietta- 2017 Summer Running Program


  

 A 10 week training program culminating in a 5K. Children are empowered with the knowledge they need to make smart lifestyle choices. Participants will enjoy time outside playing games, doing drills and running on the track; and learn that health and fitness can be easy, fun and rewarding!
Available to children ages 5-13
Register Online or in person! Click Here to see the flyer.
 
 

Zumba, Tabata & Cardio Fusion classes NOW at Custer Park


   

 Starting August 2017 Custer Park will have available the following classes: Cardio Fusion, ZUMBA, &Tabata. Participants DO NOT have to be Fitness Holders of Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center but must be registered for the classes to attend. Please see the flyer for class schedules and registration dates.
 $7 per class
Register Online or in person! Click Here to see the flyer.

 

Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center-Free Youth Co-Ed Basketball Clinic


   

 The clinic is open to boys and girls between grades K-12.
REGISTRATION REQUIRED (Sign up in person):
Custer Park Sports & Fitness Center
(545 Kenneth E. Marcus Way, Marietta, GA 30060)
or call 770-794-5630 by 9/1/17.

 Click Here  to see the flyer for FREE Trial Dates.

 

Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center-Fitness Fiesta Week-Free Classes!


   

 Try these classes for FREE all week:
Butts & Guts (Tuesday, 9/5/17 & Thursday, 9/7/17 from 6:15am-7:00am)
20/20/20 (Wednesday, 9/6/17 from 5:30pm-6:30pm)
Optimum Fitness Camp (Wednesday, 9/6/17 & Friday, 9/8/17 from 5:45am-6:45am)

REGISTRATION REQUIRED (Sign up in person):
Custer Park Sports & Fitness Center
(545 Kenneth E. Marcus Way, Marietta, GA 30060)
or call 770-794-5630 by 9/1/17.

 Click Here  to see the flyer for more class information.
   

Keep Marietta Beautiful Presents Document Destruction Day
  Sponsored by: Keep Marietta Beautiful

September 23, 2017 from 9am-12pm.
Location: 591 North Marietta Parkway (Just east of Fairground St.)
Please look for police car and shredding truck.
Click Here to see the flyer.

 

HarvestFest


About HarvestFest


Marietta's HarvestFest is an annual arts and crafts festival held each October. In addition to a wide variety of arts and crafts items, the festival includes Halloween Happenings for children. Carnival games and lots of prizes will thrill the little ones.
CLICK HERE for More Information
Vendor Application
 


  Event Information


Saturday, October 21, 2017

Arts and Crafts Festival - 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Touch-A-Truck - 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Halloween Happenings - 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center


The Custer Parks Sports and Fitness Center is open for regular business hours: Monday - Friday: 5:30 am - 9:00 pm, Saturday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm, and Sunday: 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm. Come stop by for a visit and tour the facility and sign up for your "Marietta Fit Pass". We are located at 545 Kenneth E. Marcus Way, directly off of Fairground St. in between North Marietta Parkway and the Allgood Rd. roundabout. For more information check out the 
Custer Park Sports and Fitness Center page.


Coming Soon.... The Elizabeth Porter Park


The Elizabeth Porter Recreation Center is now closed to make way for a new park in its place. This park will feature a, playground, picnic pavilions, restrooms, concessions and greenspace. For more information check out the Elizabeth Porter Park page.

Coming Soon.... Kirby Park


A new park facility is set to be built in the Frasier and Manget area of Marietta. It will be called Kirby Park, in honor of Joe Kirby. Phase 1 of this forested neighborhood park will include a soft surface walking trail, bocce court, covered bridge, and overlook of the stream that dissects the property. For more information check out the Kirby Park page