In 2020, Atlanta’s main fireworks celebration in Centennial Olympic Park was canceled as COVID-19 cases jumped across Georgia and surrounding states. Officials have canceled fireworks shows in Buckhead, Marietta and Stone Mountain in efforts to reduce large crowds.
Here is a list of parades, events and celebrations happening in and around metro Atlanta for the 4th of July:
- WHAT: The southeast’s largest fireworks show
- WHERE: Centennial Olympic Park
- WHEN: July 3
- WHAT: Rome 2022 Fireworks Extravaganza
- WHERE: 363 Riverside Pkwy NE in Rome
- WHEN: July 4: Park opens at noon with vendors, live music and entertainment. Fireworks begin at approximately 9:50 p.m.
- WHAT: July 4th Concert & Fireworks
- WHERE: 4425 Beach St in Acworth
- WHEN: July 4: Live music and fireworks. Live music will start at 5:30 p.m. Fireworks will begin at approximately 9:30 p.m. (subject to change depending on weather).
City of Marietta’s Fourth in the Park
- WHAT: Celebration that includes parade, live concerts, museum tours, arts and crafts show, food and a carnival
- WHERE: 99 S Park Square NE
- WHEN: July 4 at 10 a.m.
Alpharetta July 4th Celebration
- WHAT: The 4th of July Celebration at Willis Park featuring fun, activities and fireworks
- WHERE: 11925 Willis Road in Alpharetta
- WHEN: 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. July 4
Roswell Fireworks Extravaganza
- WHAT: The annual July 4th Fireworks Extravaganza that will also include live music, food, and family-fun activities
- WHERE: 10495 Woodstock Road
- WHEN: July 4: Live music begins at 6 p.m., fireworks begin at approximately 9:30 p.m,
Stone Mountain July 4th Celebrations
- WHAT: Fantastic Fourth Celebration
- WHERE: 1000 Robert E. Lee Blvd. in Stone Mountain Georgia
- WHEN: July 1-5: Live entertainment, laser show presented by the Georgia Office of Highway Safety followed by a fireworks finale each night of the celebration!