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2014 Big Shanty Festival

In only a few weeks, Fontis Water will once again be the proud water sponsor for the Big Shanty Festival, which takes place in downtown Kennesaw. The weekend event takes place on April 12 and 13, and admission is free! Attendees get the opportunity to enjoy the exciting heritage of Kennesaw and the Civil War era, combined with great food and fun activities. More than 70,000 attendees will enjoy the weekend’s festivities, and more than 250 vendors will be on hand. There will be arts and crafts and food vendors, as well as merchants and live entertainment.

This year’s hours for the festival are as follows:

  • Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 10am to 6pm
  • Parade is on Saturday at 9:30am
  • Sunday, April 13, 2014 from 12pm to 5pm


The event is co-sponsored by the City of Kennesaw and the Kennesaw Business Association. For more information, visit the City of Kennesaw’s website.