Dunwoody celebrates summer fun with a splash

Dunwoody Parks and Recreation will celebrate the start of the summer season at 11 a.m. May 24 with the Kickoff to Summer at Two Bridges Park.

The event will mark the 2024 opening of the park’s popular splash pad, which debuted last year. The summer calendar of events in (Dunwoody Parks) includes free outdoor concerts and movies, and visitors also will be able to enjoy King of Pops giveaways. Dunwoody Food Truck Thursdays, organized by the Dunwoody Homeowners Association, will move to a monthly schedule beginning May 16 with more food trucks and more variety, according to officials

“Summer is our busy time and our favorite time to showcase Dunwoody parks,” said Dunwoody Parks and Recreation Director Rachel Waldron. “We’ve developed a loyal following with our Groovin’ on the Green series. The community concerts provide a great opportunity to gather with friends and family to enjoy music in a beautiful, outdoor setting.”

Some of the other summer highlights include Kids to Parks Day (May 18) and the Groovin’ on the Green series opener (June 8). The Groovin’ series will feature nine acts performing at the Brook Run Park Amphitheater on the second Saturday of the month from June through October. All concerts will begin at 6 p.m. and are family friendly.

The events listed above are free and open to all. In addition to the community events, Dunwoody Parks and Recreation will offer new programs this summer. They include free Equalizer Health classes, free self-defense classes, Dwarf Goat Pilates and Meditation, and Tree Wellness Walks.


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