Downtown Powder Springs is the heart of the City and the place where residents and visitors can meet for recreation and entertainment. Powder Springs has a full schedule of events that occur On The Lawn in Town Square. There is always plenty of parking and most events are free to the public. There is something for every age and interest from parades and festivals to family fun runs and concerts. On The Lawn is the place to be in Powder Springs!
Senior's Roaring '20's Dinner and Dance
Hosted by the "Coach" George E. Ford Board of Directors Date: September 21 Time: 7:00-10:00pm Location: Ford Reception Hall
Attention all Dolls and Daddys, the 1920's are back! For just one night you can dance, eat and drink the night away! (Non-alcoholic only. This ain't no speakeasy!) If you've been searching for something fun to do on a Thursday night, this is the place! What if you're single? Or the old ball and chain says "that's not my scene"? Come on out and join us anyway! This Dinner and Dance is not just for couples! We have a roaring night planned full of dancing, food and good times! It'll be the bee's knees so get your tickets today!
A prize for the best 1920’s Themed Get-Up will be awarded. Costumes are optional so you can go all out or come as you are! There will be a photo area available to make pictures and commemorate the fun so remember your camera or mobile phone.
National Night Out hosted by Powder Springs Police Department
Date: October 3
Location: Town Square
A Celebration of Community Safety. Hosted by the City of Powder Springs Public Safety Department. Event includes community safety information, complimentary food, Games, Give-aways, and Family Fun!
"A Storybook Christmas"
Parade & Tree Lighting
Date: December 1st
Parade Time: 5:30pm
Location: Trveling down Marietta St from Old Austell Rd to Town Square
Cost: FREE and Open to the Public The City of Powder Springs would like to invite you to the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday December 2nd on the town square lawn in downtown Powder Springs. Join us for music, hot chocolate and cookies, and pictures with Santa!
Reindeer 5k Family Fun Run
Location: Wildhorse Trail The City of Powder Springs Wellness Team is proud to be sponsoring the Reindeer 5k fun run on the Wildhorse Trail. Staging for the run will be at 9 a.m. at the Wildhorse Creek Park located at 3820 Macedonia Rd. by the lower ballfield. The run will commence on the scenic Wildhorse Trail and will loop back to Wildhorse Creek Park and will end with hot cocoa and cookies. Registration is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 4-12 years old. Children 1-3 years old are free. A family participation package is available for $25. Pets are allowed as long as they are on leashes. The proceeds from the run will benefit the City of Powder Springs Angel Trees. Participants who register by November 17th will receive a Reindeer Run t-shirt. All levels of fitness are encouraged to attend.
National Day of Prayer
Date: May 4th
Location: Municipal Courtroom
Cost: Free and Open to the Public
Description: Residents and religious organizations of Powder Springs will gather together to celebrate and exercise one of their most precious freedoms – the right to gather, worship, and pray to God. Join us as recognize this special day and pray for our country and community.
July 4th Celebration and Fireworks
Date: July 4th
Location: Downtown Powder Springs
Cost: Free and Open to the Public; Downtown Powder Springs is the place to be on July 4th! The fun begins at 7 p.m. with a performance by The Glow Band! The festivities will end with a spectacular fireworks display presented by Croy Engineering! This event is free and open to the public. Games, inflatables, vendors, and food will also be available throughout the celebration.
Our Fireworks will be shooting from a new location this year in Powder Springs Park. Please plan to park your vehicle in a different location as the park will be closed on July 4th. More Information