Grab & Go Kids Planner: Civil War Demonstration, Hayes Performs "Annie Jr."
Here are five local kid-friendly activities and events to schedule into your family calendar.
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•Hayes Elementary Performs "Annie Jr."
Where/When: Pine Mountain Middle School auditorium; March 24 at 7 p.m., March 25 at 7 p.m. and March 26 at 2 p.m.
Why Go: Support the arts, while enjoying the beloved tale as told through Hayes Elementary School's 4th and 5th grade chorus.
Pricing: $5 admission.
•KSU High School Band Invitational
Where/When: Kennesaw State University's Bailey Performance Center; March 26, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Why Go: If you have younger children, this just may spark an interest in music at an early age. At the very least, you get to enjoy the musical stylings of 11 high school bands from throughout the state.
• Civil War Encampment
Where/When: Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History; Saturday, March 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Why Go: Take the kids to see history in the re-making. The 125th Ohio Infantry will set up their Civil War encampment on the front lawn of the museum with musket demonstrations performed every hour.
Pricing: Free with museum admission.
• Sparkles Pizza Buffet
Where/When: Sparkles, 1000 McCollum Pkwy in Kennesaw; March 25, 7:30-11 p.m.
Why Go: Show off your skating skills, while keeping energized with all-you-can-eat pizza and soda.
Pricing: Buffet included with $10 admission and $3.50 skate rental. Non-skating adults $5.
• Barbecue Street Trivia Night
Where/When: Barbecue Street Restaurant; Tuesdays from 7 to 8 p.m.
Why Go: Stuff your face with pulled pork while testing your collective family knowledge.