Cobb County’s second annual Outdoor Adventure Festival is coming to Acworth this Saturday, Aug. 16, from 9:00 a.m.–noon. This free, family-friendly event will include a variety of outdoor recreation and conservation activities and how-to sessions. Experts in each field will introduce festival-goers to the basics of archery, birding, boating safety, bicycling, trapping, fly fishing, obstacle courses, shooting sports and hunting safety.
Guided hikes, trail runs and bicycle demos have been planned for attendees, and bicycle demos will be present to let you try out the newest bikes on the market as well. Cyclists of all ages can also participate in several contests, including wheelie contest, limbo, bike toss and a slow race. All participants will also be able to enter a bicycle biathlon, featuring shooting and cycling events.
Outdoor vendors will be on hand to show the latest and greatest products. Those interested in being a vendor, exhibitor or facilitator should contact John Purcell at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 770-528-8825.
The Outdoor Adventure Festival will be held at the Cobb County Corps Property on the Allatoona Creek Trails, located at 5690 Old Stilesboro Rd. in Acworth.