Looking for a family friendly place to celebrate the Fourth of July? Look no further than these Atlanta Area Celebrations!!
Auburn: Fireworks only at dusk. Located at 1369 Fourth Ave., Auburn www.cityofauburn-ga.org.
Braselton: 4 p.m. – 9 p.m., parade at 6 p.m. Family activities followed by fireworks after dark. http://www.braselton.net/local-festivals.html
Callaway Gardens: The July 4th Star Spangled Beach party includes beach activities, live music, and fireworks at dark. Located at Robin Lake Beach.
Centennial Park: From 6 p.m. – 9:45 p.m., when there will be a fireworks display synchronized to music – Atlanta’s largest. Gates close when the park is full, so arrive early. www.centennialpark.com
Decatur: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Begins with a parade to the community bandstand, followed by a live concert by the Callanwolde Concert Band at 7 p.m. and fireworks at dusk. http://www.visitdecaturgeorgia.com/see-do-play/special-events/fourth-of-july
East Point: Come early and celebrate with food, a carnival, and fireworks at 9:30 p.m. Located near the East Point City Hall. www.downtowneastpoint.com
Ga Aquarium: Funbelievable Fourth is a family oriented, ticket-only program allowing people to enjoy the aquarium and other activities, followed by a view of the Centennial Park fireworks from the top of the aquarium parking deck. www.georgiaaquarium.org
Lenox Square Mall: From 6 p.m. – 9:40 p.m. Includes kids activities, music, food, and more, and culminates with the famous Lenox fireworks display. www.simon.com/mall/lenox-square
Lilburn: 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. Food, music, and fireworks, in that order. www.cityoflilburn.com
Mall of Georgia: 5 p.m. – dusk Family-friendly event with live music, followed by fireworks AND a movie. www.simon.com/mall/mall-of-georgia
Marietta Square: Begins with a parade at 10 a.m., followed by food, bands, games, and more, and culminating with fireworks at 9:30 p.m. www.mariettaga.gov
Norcross: The Red, White & BOOM celebration features food, kids’ activities, music and more. From 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. in Lillian Webb Park. aplacetoimagine.com
Peachtree City: Parade at 9 a.m. on Peachtree Parkway at Braelinn Golf Course. Fireworks at Drake Field at dusk. www.peachtree-city.org
Snellville: 4 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Entertainment, food, and games, followed by fireworks display. www.snellvillepride.com/
Stone Mountain Park: This celebration goes from July 1-4 and includes the laser show and their “most spectacular fireworks display ever.” Laser Show begins at dusk, fireworks follow. Located on the lawn. www.stonemountainpark.com