The collection drive will benefit a number of Cobb-based organizations that assist needy families, including MUST Ministries, The Center for Family Resources, Reconnecting Families, Christian Aid Mission Partnership and the YWCA of Northwest Georgia.
Annual Fall Festival of Fun at the Cobb Safety VillageThe 14th Annual Fall Festival of Fun will begin at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 31, at the Cobb Safety Village, 1220 Al Bishop Drive, Marietta 30008. The event will provide the children of Cobb County a safe alternative to the traditional Trick-or-Treat in their neighborhood.
The festival will include arts and crafts, games, inflatable rides, police and fire prevention activities, costume and coloring contest and more.
The ScaryEtta Haunted Trolley is a 90minute trolley ride around Marietta. This tour visits the Square as well as several major cemeteries and historic houses. Wednesday, Oct. 30 at 6 p.m., 8 p.m.; Thursday, Oct. 31 at 6 p.m., 8 p.m., 10 p.m.
The Spirits and Spirits tour meets at a local restaurant and includes a glass of wine while you listen to some of the area's ghost stories before departing into Marietta Square for a one hour walking ghost tour. Wednesday, Oct. 30 at 7 p.m.
For more information, visit www.GhostsOfMarietta.com or call 770-425-1006.