East Cobb and Marietta Homes

Low taxes and great schools are just the beginning! East Cobb boasts family fun galore, including roller skating, ice skating, Sports-a-rama coaching facility, little league, soccer and more!

Shopping? Check out The Avenue East Cobb. This outdoor complex is a shopper’s paradise. Approximately 50 shops promise the best of upscale retail shopping, and you’re certain to find a bargain or two in the process. Among the shops you will find are Banana Republic, Gap, Harry and David, Pottery Barn, Williams-Sonoma, Borders, and Bed, Bath & Beyond. And don’t forget to check out Trader Joe’s, an adventure in grocery shopping!

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Video of East Cobb

See the sights and sounds of East Cobb in this video.

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Explore East Cobb’s Neighborhoods in Marietta

East Cobb has many wonderful neighborhoods to choose from. Here is a sample:

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Shopping and Dining

All you have to do is look around the intersection of Johnson Ferry Road and Roswell Road and you will have made it to the retail district of East Cobb-Marietta. The south side of the intersection you will find Old Navy, Kohl’s, PetsMart, a movie theater and more at the Merchants Walk Shopping Center. On the west side, a center shopping was recently erected around a new Target.  On the east side of the intersection shop at Trader Joe’s, New Balance Store, Paper Affair or grab a pizza at California Pizza Kitchen.

East Cobb has a gorgeous outdoor-air shopping mall called The Avenues of East Cobb. The Avenues features an array of restaurants, ice cream parlors, clothing stores, home decorating stores, music & movie stores–you name it, the Avenues have it! It is the perfect place to spend the weekend strolling around and looking in all the different stores. It is located just north of the Johnson Ferry Road and Roswell Road intersection on Roswell Road.

My favorite restaurant in East Cobb is Seed Kitchen & Bar, located at 1311 Johnson Ferry Road in the Merchants Walk shopping center. With its executive chef and Sommelier, Seed is a wonderful edition to East Cobb! A great place for Mexican and margaritas, Tijuana Joe’s Cantina is located at 690 Johnson Ferry Road. Bamboo China Bistro at 4400 Roswell Road and East Cobb Chin Chin at 617 Johnson Ferry Road are top spots for Chinese cuisine. For mouth watering ribs, head to Georgia Rib Company at 4930 Davidson Road. Pinkberry in Merchants Walk at 1281 Johnson Ferry Road is a favorite place for dessert.

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Health & Fitness

East Cobb has a wide assortment of health and fitness classes from yoga and Pilates to high-intensity weight training. Here are a few of our favorites.

  • Fitness CenterDance Stop Studios- In addition to offering a range of dance classes for the pre-school through advanced-professional, Dance Stop offer a wide variety of fitness classes. Classes include Zumba, Barre Sculpt, Piloxing and Yoga Sculpt. Classes are fun and affordable! Dance Stop Studios is located at 4400 Roswell Road, Suite 128, Marietta, Georgia 30062, 770-578-0048. Connect with Dance Stop Studios on FaceBook.
  • Pilates Tutor Studio – East Cobb’s premier Pilates Studio offers individual instruction and group lessons in STOTT Pilates, TRX Suspension Training and Core BARRE. They also have a back care program to help restore proper stability to the lower back and mobility to the upper back. Pilates Tutor Studio is located at 255 Village Parkway Suite 240 Marietta 30067, 678-234-0202. Connect with Pilates Tutor Studio on FaceBook.
  • LA Fitness – LA Fitness has an indoor basketball court, racquetball courts, pool, spa, sauna, juice bar and a kids club. They offer personal training as well as classes in Kickboxing, Cardio, Pilates, Water Aerobics, Spinning, Zumba, Yoga and more. LA Fitness is located at 4400 Roswell Road Suite 126, Marietta, GA 30062, 770-973-3370. Connect with LA Fitness East Cobb on FaceBook.

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Living Green

Most of us are trying to live cleaner and greener these days and take better care of our planet. Here are a few ways to live greener in East Cobb and Marietta:

Farmers Market

  • Eat fresh and support local farmers. Located on the historic Marietta Square, Marietta Square Farmers Market is held every Saturday from 9am to noon beginning in May and ending in November. 
  • Recycle. Cobb County’s main recycling drop off location is at the Smurfit Stone Recycling Center located at 1775 County Services Parkway in Marietta. Smurfit Stone Recycling Center will accept items such as paper including newspapers and magazines, plastics, glass (green, brown and clear), aluminum cans, tin cans, and phone books. Click here to read more about this location and other Cobb County Recycling locations.
  • Drive less, take public transportation. CCT has bus routes throughout Cobb County. If you need to go somewhere within Atlanta, there is a transfer center across from Cumberland Mall on Cumberland Boulevard. At the transfer center you can take MARTA to numerous locations throughout metro Atlanta.
  • Carpool! The Clean Air Campaign is a Georgia nonprofit organization created to improve air quality and reduce traffic congestion. Find a carpool partner and earn money!

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Annual Events

  • Holiday Lights at East Cobb Park – This annual holiday tradition featured a children’s choir, brass quartet, special guest appearances by Santa Claus and Rudolph, award-winning bell ringers and the lighting of our live 40-foot tall East Cobb Park tree.
  • The East Cobber Parade and FestivalFeatures arts and crafts, food concessions, carnival games, and an entertainment stage along with a parade. It’s a fun time for the entire family. Sept 10, 2011.
  • Taste of Marietta – Over 70 restaurants showcase their best dishes and entertainment is performed throughout the day at the Historic Marietta Square. May 1, 2011.
  • Taste of East Cobb and Festival – In addition to the food and fun, the family festival features arts and crafts along with outdoor entertainment all day. The event is typically held at the Merchants Walk Shopping Center in May.
  • Movie Nights at East Cobb Park – Watch a movie under the stars at East Cobb Park in Marietta. Movies start at dusk but there is pre-movie entertainment. Held on Friday nights from June to October.
  • Fourth in the Park at Marietta SquareThe city’s Fourth of July party centers on the square and the display of fireworks is one of the most popular in the Southeast United States.
  • Read more about East Cobb and Marietta on our Blog!

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Parks & Recreation

  • East Cobb Park is a recent addition, paid for by local residents. Families enjoy the picnic pavilion and large fenced-in play area. There are also walking trails and a band pavilion. A beautiful creek borders one side with two restful observation platforms.
  • Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area – Johnson Ferry North - has 2.5 miles of trails that are excellent for viewing plants and wildlife. There is a boat launch and a covered pavilion that is a great place to relax after a hike.
  • The Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area – Sope Creek is a popular spot for hikers and mountain bikers. Sope Creek is a serene area with beautiful views of Sibley Pond.
  • Marietta Square – The setting of the Marietta Square (Glover Park) is reminiscent of a Victorian Square with colorful seasonal landscaping. It is located in the heart of Cobb County and is the location for many festivals, concerts and weddings. Children can play on the special train engine playground while parents relax. At the center of the park is the beautiful multi-tiered fountain. Great shopping, antiques, restaurants, museums and theatres are within walking distance.
  • Dog Parks – Both Lewis Park and Sweat Mountain Park have off-leash dog areas.
  • Horseback Riding – There are several horse stables in the heart of East Cobb that offer horse back riding lessons, camps, birthday parties and more. East Cobb Stables is located at 1649 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta, GA 30062. Oak Creek Stable is located at 4580 Roswell Road, Marietta, GA 30066.
  • East Marietta Little League offers spring and fall baseball programs. East Marietta Little League located at Sewell Park, 2055 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta, GA 30068.
  • East Cobb Baseball offers team play from ages 8 through 17 under the direction of Guerry Baldwin. The East Cobb Baseball owns and operates the East Cobb Baseball Complex located at 4617 Lee Waters Road, Marietta, GA 30066.
  • Shoot the Hooch offers raft rentals for cruising along the Chattahoochee River. The closest location to East Cobb is 301 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta, Georgia 30068
  • More information on Cobb County Parks, Recreation, Cultural Affairs Department

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Transportation

Cobb Community Transit (CCT)Cobb Community Transit (CCT) is your number one public transportation option throughout Cobb County and to Downtown Atlanta via Fixed, Express or Paratransit services. CCT strives to provide a transit network that is convenient, accessible, customer-focused, safe, reliable and efficient.

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Schools

East Cobb and Marietta offer outstanding academic options for children of all ages. In addition to the following list, you can find out more information about metro Atlanta schools at Great Schools and AJC.

Preschools:

  • SchoolMount Zion United Methodist Church offers preschool for children 12 months to young 5 year olds. 1770 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta, GA 30062. (770) 971-1478.
  • Noonday Christian Academy – 4121 Canton Road, Marietta, GA 30066. (770) 926-8891.
  • Primrose School at East Lake – 2065 Roswell Road, Marietta, GA 30062. (770)971-0148.

Public Schools:

Private Schools:

  • Blessed Trinity Catholic High School - 11320 Woodstock Road, Roswell, GA 30075. (678)277-9083. A coed Roman Catholic affiliated high school serving 841 students in grades 9-12.
  • East Cobb Christian School – 4616 Roswell Road, Marietta, GA 30062. (770)565-0881. 133 students in grades Kindergarten – 8th.
  • High Meadows School1055 Willeo Road, Roswell, GA 30075. ( 770)993-2940. Serving 420 students in grades Pre-K through 8th.
  • Mt. Bethel Christian Academy – 4385 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta, GA 30068. (770)971-0245. A Methodist affiliated private school serving 535 students in grades K – 8.
  • The Wood Acres School1772 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta, GA 30062. (770)971-1880. Co-ed, nonsectarian private school with grades PreK – 8th.

More information on Atlanta area Public and Private schools.

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Market Data & Stats

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Extras

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