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!

"A Storybook Christmas"
Parade & Tree Lighting

Date: December 1st
Parade Time: 5:30pm
Location: Traveling down Marietta St from Old Austell Rd to Town Square
Tree Lighting Time: 6:30pm
Location: Town Square
Cost: FREE and Open to the Public
Make plans to kick off your holiday season right with the Powder Springs "A Storybook Christmas" Parade and Tree Lighting!  First grab your spot along Marietta Street to enjoy the garland and lights as the Parade marches by then make your way to Town Square for the Annual Tree Lighting! We'll have music (sponsored by 108PraiseRadio) hot chocolate and cookies, and pictures with Santa!

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Parade Entry Letter
Parade Registration Form
Holiday Poster

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Reindeer 5k Fun Run

Date: Dec.2nd
Time: 9:00am
Location: Wildhorse Trail
The City of Powder Springs Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs Department is proud to be sponsoring the Reindeer 5k fun run on the Wildhorse Trail. Staging for the run will be at 9:00am at the Wildhorse Creek Park located at 3820 Macedonia Rd. by the lower ball field. Day of registration will begin at 8:00am. The run will commence on the scenic Wildhorse Trail and will loop back to Wildhorse Creek Park. Registration is $20 for adults and $10 for children ages 4-12 years old. Children 1-3 years old are free. 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 20th will receive a Reindeer Run t-shirt. All levels of fitness are encouraged to attend and wear your tackiest holiday Sweater!

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2017 Reindeer Run

National Day of Prayer

Date: TBD
Time: TBD
Location: TBD
Cost: Free and Open to the Public

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.


Pick-It-Up Powder Springs

Check back soon for our next Pick-It-Up date!

Time: 8:00am-12:00pm
Location: Meet at Town Square

The City of Powder Springs and Community Ambassadors invite our residents, students, and business owners to become Powder Springs Proud Volunteers on October 28th by participating in the annual City-wide trash pick up event. Volunteers will meet at Town Square at 8:00am to receive their assignment and work until 12:00pm. All first time participants receive a complimentary PIck-It-Up t-shirt! We look forward to seeing many community members there!

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July 4th Celebration and Fireworks

Date: July 4th
Time: 7:00-10:00pm
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.

National Night Out hosted by Powder Springs Police Department

Date: TBA
Time: TBA
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!


Veteran's Day Ceremony

Date: November 11, 2018
Time: 11:00am
Location: Veteran's Memorial at Powder Springs Library

Help celebrate the men and women who have served and are currently serving our country. The event is in conjunction with American Legion Post 294. 

More details coming soon!