Fourth of July 2016: Atlanta Fireworks, Parades and Festivals

Fourth of July 2016: Atlanta Fireworks, Parades and Festivals

Want to enjoy Atlanta fireworks with family and friends on Independence Day? Our friends over at Occupy My Family have the guide to the 4th of July fun you’ve been searching for.

Below we've included a selection of events happening throughout the metro Atlanta area, but you can click here to see the full list.


WOODSTOCK // July 4th Spectacular (July 4, 2016)

Location:  The Park at City Center
Woodstock, GA

Time:  Parade, 10:00 AM
Festival, 11:00 AM- 3:00 PM

Details:  Bring your family to visit The Park at City Center and enjoy live music, great food, arts, crafts, kids, activities, and more! read more ->


JONESBORO // 4th of July Weekend at “The Beach” (July 2-4, 2016)

Location:  International Park
2300 Hwy 138 SE
Jonesboro, GA

Time:  Hours vary by date.

Details:  Save on gas and stay local this 4th of July by celebrating with the Clayton County Parks and Recreation Department at International Park “The Beach.”  Enjoy live entertainment and fireworks. read more ->


CHAMBLEE // Fourth of July Celebration (July 4, 2016)

Location:  Keswick Park
3496 Keswick Drive
Chamblee, GA

Time: 5:00 PM- 10:00 PM

Details:  This event is full of fun for the entire family and includes one of the best fireworks shows around. There will be live music, food and activities for the family. Departure will perform from 7-9:15PM. read more ->


AUSTELL // 4th of July Concert and Fireworks (July 4, 2016)

Location:  Cauble Park
4425 Beach Street
Acworth, GA

Time:  Vendors will be open for business starting at noon, live music starts at 4:00 p.m. and fireworks will begin at approximately 9:30 p.m., weather permitting and subject to change. Check this event page as we get closer to July 4th for the complete schedule of performers.

Details:  Let freedom Ring! The City of Acworth and the Acworth Business Association are proud to present one of the largest fireworks extravaganzas in Metro Atlanta. On Monday, July 4th, festivities will feature live music, food vendors, and fireworks at Cauble Park. read more ->


DOUGLASVILLE // 4th of July “Living in America” Parade (July 4, 2016)

Location:  Church Street in Downtown Douglasville, GA

Time:  10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Details:  Come join your neighbors for the annual Douglasville Independence Day Parade “Living in America”. Parade begins at 10am and proceeds west down Church Street. read more ->


PEACHTREE CITY // Independence Day Celebration (July 4, 2016)

Location:  Peachtree City, GA

Time:  9:00 AM- 11:00 PM

Details:  A treasured Peachtree City tradition which includes the ever-popular Independence Day Parade and a spectacular fireworks display. Parade starts on Peachtree Parkway, north of Braelinn Golf Club at 9 a.m. Fireworks at Drake Field start at dusk. read more ->


CUMMING // July 4th Celebration at Cumming Fairgrounds (July 3 & 4, 2016)

Location:  Cumming Fairgrounds
235 Castleberry Rd
Cumming, GA

Time:  July 3, 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM
July 4, Parade – 10:00 AM

Details:  On July 3, visit the Cumming Fairgrounds and enjoy a dance contest, food vendors, and children’s activities before the fireworks show, which starts at 9:30 p.m. On the morning of July 4, the Steam Engine Parade kicks off at 10 a.m. read more ->


DULUTH // Duluth Celebrates America (July 3, 2016)

Location:  Town Green
Downtown Duluth, GA
Duluth, GA

Time:  6:00 PM- 11:00 PM
Fireworks start at 10:00 PM

Details:  Celebrate Independence Day on Duluth Town Green with a fabulous firework display, rockin’ bands and activities for all to enjoy. Enjoy FOOD TRUCKS, children’s activities, giveaways and more. A special thank you to 12 Stone Church of Duluth, Kicks 101.5 & Rock 100.5 for sponsoring the 2016 July 3rd event. read more ->


HAMPTON // O’Reilly Auto Parts Friday Night Drags & Fireworks Extravaganza (July 1, 2016)

Location:  Atlanta Motor Speedway
1500 Tara Place
Atlanta, GA

Time:  Gates Open, 6:30 PM.
Show-N-Shine at Track Cruise, 8:00 PM
Drag Eliminations, 9:00 PM

Details:  O’Reilly Auto Parts Friday Night Drags is a heads up, street-style drag racing series on Atlanta Motor Speedway’s eighth-mile pit road. Averaging 225 drag racers and 90 show cars in front of nearly 5,000 fans nightly,  O’Reilly Auto Parts Friday Night Drags has become one of the Speedway’s most-popular events with local racing enthusiasts. read more ->


ALPHARETTA // Fourth Of July Celebration (July 4, 2016)

Location: Wills Park
Alpharetta, GA

Time:  6:00 PM- 10:00 PM

Details:  Musical entertainment kicks it off, with Alpharetta City Band performing patriotic tunes starting at 6PM, followed by a local band Serious Business playing classic rock and new country favorites. And catch fun activities for the kids on the open field near the equestrian center. read more ->


HIRAM // Red, White & Boom (July 2, 2016)

Location:  Ben Hill Strickland Sr. Memorial Park
372 Oak Street
Hiram, GA

Time:  6:00 PM- 10:00 PM

Details:  Hiram’s 8th Annual Red, White & Boom Event will be held on Saturday, July 2, 2016, at Ben Hill Strickland Sr. Memorial Park in Hiram. We are excited to feature the band Shyanne for a night of 80’s Rock. Additionally, we will have several food vendors and a Kidz Karnival area. The awesome FIREWORKS SHOW is being performed by East Coast Pyrotechnics. read more ->


EAST POINT // Salute to the Red, White and Blue (July 4, 2016)

Location:  Downtown East Point, GA

Time:  3:00 PM- 11:00 PM
Fireworks at 9:30 PM

Details:  Join us in the heart of Downtown East Point for the oldest and largest Independence Day Celebration in South Fulton County, “Salute to the Red, White and Blue” Hometown Celebration! The celebration is held across from the East Point MARTA station & East Point City Hall. This fun filled event features activities for the whole family, with a select merchandise vendor market, musical performances throughout the evening, a fabulous food court including Italian ice, funnel cakes, smoked and grilled meats, fried fish, beer, margaritas and more, and of course, the evening’s highlight at 9:30pm… South Fulton County’s largest Pryo Digital Fireworks display synchronized to a musical score! read more ->