Ideas for Celebrating this 4th of July

4th of July Atlanta 2016

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

Braselton:  4 p.m. – 9 p.m., parade at 6 p.m.  Family activities followed by fireworks after dark.

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.

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.

East Point:  Come early and celebrate with food, a carnival, and fireworks at 9:30 p.m.  Located near the East Point City Hall.

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.

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.

Lilburn:  5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.  Food, music, and fireworks, in that order.

Mall of Georgia:  5 p.m. – dusk  Family-friendly event with live music, followed by fireworks AND a movie.

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.

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.

Peachtree City:  Parade at 9 a.m. on Peachtree Parkway at Braelinn Golf Course. Fireworks at Drake Field at dusk.

Snellville:  4 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Entertainment, food, and games, followed by fireworks display.

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.


One Response to Ideas for Celebrating this 4th of July

  1. Jennifer
    Jennifer July 5, 2016 at 4:18 pm #

    Great list! I need to remember all of these for next year!!