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Let FOX 5 help you find activities taking place for July 4th, 2014.
Peachtree Road Race attracts runners and walkers from all over the US, is a great way to celebrate the Fourth. The wheelchair race begins at 6:45 a.m. The women's professional division begins at 7:17 a.m. The men's professional division and the footrace begins at 7:30 a.m.
Dunwoody Fourth of July Parade Friday, Jul 4 9:00 a.m. at Dunwoody Village Shopping Center Atlanta, GA The Dunwoody Homeowners Association and the Dunwoody Crier Newspaper will host the annual Fourth of July Parade featuring marching bands, floats, clowns, animal units and local celebrities.
Steam Engine Parade Cumming Fairgrounds Cumming, GA On July 4th: 57th annual steam engine parade. On July 3rd: fireworks and street dance. 15,000 attendees expected.
Let Freedom Ring At Lenox Square’s 55th Annual Legendary 4th Of July Festivities Lenox Square's Fourth of July celebration, returns to Buckhead this Independence Day. For more than half a century, Lenox Square has celebrated stars and stripes in grand tradition with activities for the entire family. Schedule of events: 6 p.m. Winner of Lenox Square’s talent search, 'Atlanta's Next Star" 6:45 p.m. Departure (Journey tribute band) 7:30 p.m. Party on the Moon (Atlanta party band) 9:40 p.m. Fireworks
Grab your front row seat for the spectacular East Point, GA Salute to the Red, White and Blue 4th of July Hometown Celebration! 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, and of course, the evening's highlight at 9:30 p.m. when exploding blossoms of reds, golds, blues and greens fire into the sky above East Point and all eyes are on the heavens and hearts thump to a synchronized musical score. 2757 Main Street East Point, GA 30344 Located across from the East Point MARTA station & East Point City Hall.
4th of July Celebration in Centennial Olympic Park Centennial Olympic Park 265 Park Avenue West, NW Atlanta, GA 30313 Centennial Olympic Park’s 4th of July Celebration will offer fun and entertainment for the entire family, including free music and Atlanta’s number one fireworks display. The Park gates open at 6 p.m.
Fireworks at Clayton County International Park Event Dates: 7/4/2014 Clayton County International Park 2300 Highway 138 SE Jonesboro, GA 30236 4th of July at The Beach Clayton County Parks and Recreation Department will be celebrating Independence Day at International Park. There will be live music all afternoon and fireworks at dusk. Admission: $10.00
Roswell Fireworks The July 4th Fireworks Extravaganza will be held this year at Sweet Apple Elementary School. Call 770-640-3705 for more information.
Celebrate July 4th in Alpharetta Fireworks will start at dark--around 9:30 p.m. Fireworks will be shot regardless of the weather conditions. Opening events featuring the Presentation of Colors, Pledge of Allegiance and National Anthem will begin at 5:30 p.m. The City Band will play from 6:15 - 7 p.m. and Serious Business will play from 7:15 - 9:15 p.m. Children's activities will include inflatables, face painting and much more!
Annual 4th of July Fireworks July 4, 2014 9:15 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Alpine Village Shoppes 8016 South Main Street Helen, GA 30545 Coca-Cola® July 4th Fest July 4 - 6 Location with Address: Six Flags Over Georgia 275 Riverside Parkway SW Austell, Ga. 30168 Cost: Free with park admission; Early Ride Times Require Guest Bring Can of Coke Time: July 4: 9:30 – 10:00 p.m. July 5: 9:00 – 10:00 p.m. July 6: 9:30 – 9:00 p.m. More information and tickets can be found on: www.sixflags.com/overgeorgia.
Locations where DeKalb County residents can view professional fireworks displays:
The Lake of Avondale Estates - July 4, 2014 at 9:15 P.M.
Druid Hills Golf Club located at 740 Clifton Road N.E., Atlanta July 4, 2014 at 9:30 P.M.
Keswick Park located at the corner of Ashford Dunwoody Road & Johnson Ferry Road, Atlanta - July 4, 2014 at 9:30 P.M.
Brittany Club located at 3359 Breton Circle N.E., Atlanta - July 5, 2014 at 9:30 P.M.
Star Spangled Celebration at Northwest Georgia Fairgrounds Calhoun Georgia off I-75 North Exit 312 on Highway 53/Rome Road July 4th - gates open free admission at 5 p.m. Concert by The Van Lears with Perfekt Peace, Madison Smith and Gabriel.
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