The City of Roswell will reopen City Hall (38 Hill Street) and their facility at 1810 Hembree Road on Monday, June 15, 2020. Both facilities will resume normal business hours and will be open for walk-in appointments, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please visit for details and for information regarding the City of Roswell coronavirus response.

Roswell Roots

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Come join us as we celebrate Roswell's African American history and culture throughout the month of February with a series of unique and fun events for everyone. Roswell's Roots Festival is one of the largest and most comprehensive celebrations in the state of Georgia. Share in our diverse history while discovering more about African American heritage, art, food and contributions. Maybe you will even learn something about Roswell’s roots you never knew before!

2020 Roswell Roots Committee Members
Thank you to our dedicated Roswell Roots committee members:
  • Nancy Bishop
  • Gail Bohannon, 2020 Roswell Roots President
  • Theresia Carrington
  • Donna Clayton (Roswell Cultural Arts Center)
  • Sharon Crumley
  • Marie Epps
  • Mike Harris
  • Beckie Hawkins (Roswell Recreation, Parks, Historic & Cultural Affairs)
  • Jeffery Leatherman (Roswell Recreation, Parks, Historic & Cultural Affairs)
  • Mary Lucas
  • Gerry McDonald
  • Jeff Pruitt (Roswell Recreation, Parks, Historic & Cultural Affairs)
  • Corinne Sutherlin (Roswell Recreation, Parks, Historic & Cultural Affairs)
2020 Community Sponsors and Partners
Thanks again to the 2020 sponsors and partners that make Roswell Roots possible:
  • Ann Jackson Gallery
  • Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System
  • Fulton County Schools
  • Global Dance Studio & Theatre
  • Groveway Community Group
  • The King and Queens Chapter of the American Bridge Association
  • The KT Collaborative
  • North Fulton Area Section, National Council of Negro Women, Inc. (NCNW)
  • Publix Super Markets
  • Roswell Cultural Arts Center
  • Roswell Historical Society
  • Roswell Presbyterian Church
  • Rubicon Studios
  • Soul Food Cypher
  • The Southern Trilogy of Homes
  • Visit Roswell Convention and Visitors Bureau

Roswell Roots is brought to you by the Cultural Services Division of the City of Roswell Recreation, Parks, Historic & Cultural Affairs Department.