Saturday, May 19 is Mableton Day as proclaimed by The Cobb County Board of Commissioners and all of Mableton will be coming together for the 7th annual Mableton Day Celebration. The event will be held at the Mable House Arts Complex on Saturday, May 19th from 8am until 2pm.
The day will start with a 5K race. The second annual 5K Race will also feature the first annual Mableton Junior Youth Race for kids 12 and younger. Kids will also enjoy the jumpies, games, face painting, and more at the Kid’s Corner. Plenty of food vendors will be on hand to dish out tasty treats everyone loves to indulge in at a festival. Car enthusiasts will enjoy the classic Car Show. Be sure to check out the vendors and arts and crafts as well. Performers from throughout the metro area will be providing entertainment all day long. Some of the featured artists include Bradley Hill, FUGM, Catherine Lennon “Cricket”, L. Jaye, Beauty, and Hannah Anderson.
Mableton Day brings together the diverse residents of Mableton with the goal of fostering awareness and instilling pride in the community. It is also a great way to meet your neighbors and to learn more about businesses, organizations and services in the Mableton and South Cobb area. The celebration is hosted by the Mableton Day Coalition, which is a partnership of three non-profit organizations: the Mableton Improvement Coalition; the South Cobb Arts Alliance; and the Amateur Advocate Association. In support of local community organizations, two grants will also be awarded to two not-for-profit organizations. The first place grant is $1,000 and the second place grant is $500.
Admission to Mableton Day is free. The Mable House Arts Complex is located at 5239 Floyd Road SW. For more information, visit www.MabletonDay.com.