Free activities for seniors 55 and older at the North Georgia State Fair


Cobb Senior Services announced on its website that special events for seniors 55 and older will be held on Friday, September 23 at the North Georgia State Fair in Jim Miller Park.

The following schedule of events was published by Cobb County Senior Services:

Adults 55 and older are invited to the North Georgia State Fair on Friday, September 23 for a morning of FREE activities.

8:00 a.m.: Breakfast (while supplies last)
9:00-9:30 a.m.: Stayin’ Alive Team
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.: Children’s barn and non-commercial showroom 10:00 a.m.: Bingo
10 a.m.: Bingo
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.: Board the Georgia Mountain Lift
11 a.m.: Royal Racers of the Rosary
11:30 a.m.: The Birdman
12:00 p.m.: One Wheel Wonder Wesley Williams
12:00 p.m.: Bingo

Bring your own meal

Note: The fair opens at 4 p.m. and seniors enter FREE!

The North Georgia State Fair is held in Jim Miller Park at 2245 Callaway Rd, Marietta, GA 30008. For more information, visit the fair’s website at

About Cobb County Senior Services

According to their mission statement:

The mission of Cobb Senior Services is to improve the quality of life for the 55+ community and their families through innovative programs, resources and community partnerships.

Our primary goal is to assist our clients and their families in their efforts to remain independent through affordable transportation, nutrition, recreation, education, socialization, exercise, and home care services. Additionally, we offer veteran outreach services, volunteer opportunities, and connections to various resources and services in the area.

Cobb Senior Services operates the following senior centers: Freeman Poole Center, North Cobb Senior Center, Senior Wellness Center, Tim D. Lee Senior Center and West Cobb Senior Center.

In addition to the senior centers, there are three neighborhood centers, in Austell and Marietta, and one at the North Cobb Senior Center.

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Richard V. Johnson