2017 Calendar of Fireworks Shows in Georgia
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Independence Day Fireworks in Georgia!
Georgia 4th of July Fireworks 2017
All events shown in BOLD have been confirmed!


July 4, 2017


Acworth

4th of July Concert and Fireworks*
Cauble Park
Acworth, GA
July 4th
4:00 p.m.         Concert and other activities.
5:30 p.m.        Paul Hand Band in concert.
7:00 p.m.        Flashback in concert
Dark                Fireworks
FREE


Albany

Independence Day Fireworks Celebration*
Riverfront Park/Ray Charles Plaza
Albany, Georgia
5:00 p.m.         Gates open for live music, food and more!
9:30 p.m.         Fireworks
Free


Alpharetta

July 4th Fireworks and Festival*
Wills Park
1825 Old Milton Parkway
Alpharetta, GA
July 4
6:00 p.m.        Music, Food and Fun
Dark               Fireworks
Admission:     Free


Athens

Athens Celebrates America! (Canceled for 2017)
Georgia Square Mall
Athens, GA
4:00 p.m. Music, Activities Fun
Dark  Fireworks
FREE


Atlanta

Fireworks at the Speedway*
Atlanta Motorsports Park,
20 Duck Thurmond Road
Dawsonville, GA 30534
July 4
6:00 p.m.        Activities, food, etc.
9:30 p.m.        Fireworks to synchronized music
Free general admission and parking
More Information: www.atlantamotorsportspark.com


Annual Fantastic Fourth Celebration *  
Stone Mountain Park
Atlanta, GA
July 4
9:30 p.m.         Lasershow followed by Fireworks
(Voted Best in Atlanta)
Admission Charged
More Information: http://www.stonemountainpark.com/Events/Fantastic-Fourth-
Celebration


Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular *
Suntrust Field
755 Battery Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30339
July 4
7:35 p.m.        Game
Dark                Fireworks


Six Flags Over Georgia *
Atlanta, GA
July 2-4
Dark                Fireworks


Augusta

Augusta’s Independence Day Celebration *
Augusta Common
836 Reynolds St.
Augusta, GA
4:00 p.m.         Kid Zone, live entertainment, funnel cake and patriotic
merchandise.
Dark                Fireworks
More Information: http://www.augustaga.gov/calendar.aspx?eid=2903


Bainbridge

July 4th Celebration *
Earl May Boat Basin
100 Boat Basin Circle
Bainbridge, GA
July 4
All day          Festivities
5:00p.m.          More music, Fun and Entertainment
Dark                Fireworks
FREE


Blairsville

Independence Day Fireworks *
Meeks Park
11 Pool Lane
Blairsville, GA
July 4
9:30 p.m.         Fireworks


Braselton

Celebrate Braselton 4th of July Festival *
Braselton Park
126 Harrison Street
Braselton, GA
July 4
5:00 p.m.        Food, entertainment and more.
6:00 p.m.        Parade
Dark                Fireworks
More Information: http://www.downtownbraselton.com/


Brunswick

Old Fashioned Fourth of July*
Mary Ross Waterfront Park
Brunswick, Georgia
July 4
7:00 p.m.         Music, food, sack races, and old fashioned games.
9:00 p.m.         Fireworks


Buford

Star Spangled Fourth*
Mall of Georgia
3333 Buford Drive
Buford,  Georgia
July 4, 2017
5:00 p.m.                         Events begin with food, kid zone and live concerts.
Dark (9:35p.m.)               Fireworks
Post fireworks                 Movie under the stars


Canton

Fourth of July Celebration *
Riverstone Parkway
Canton, Georgia
July 4
5:00 p.m.        Parade
6:00 p.m.         Concert
Dusk               Fireworks
(bring chairs and grills)


Carrollton

July 4th Concert and Fireworks*
Carrollton Elementary School, Front Lawn
Carrollton, Georgia
July 4
10 a.m.         4th of July People's Parade through downtown Carrolton.
8:30 p.m.      Concert by Carroll Symphony Orchestra on Front Lawn of
          Elementary School.
Dark                Fireworks


Cartersville

July 4th Celebration at Dellinger Park*
Dellinger Park
100 Pine Grove Rd.
Cartersville, Georgia
2:00 p.m..       Food, Music, Entertainment.
Dark                Fireworks
Free but $5 per vehicle for parking.


Columbus

The Phenix City fireworks can be viewed from along the River Walk at dark.


Cordele

Fireworks on the Flint *
Georgia Veterans State Park
2459 US Highway 280 West
Cordele, GA
July 4
Dark             Fireworks
Parking        $5
WatermelonDays all the way through June leading to this event.


Covington

Stars and Stripes Fest 2017*
2101 Clark Street
Covington, Georgia
2:30 p.m.        Activities begin with food, fun, activities and more.
9:30 p.m.        Fireworks



Dahlonega

4th of July Family Fun Day*
13 S. Park Street
Dahlonega, GA
July 4
8:00 a.m.        Firecracker 5k
9:00 a.m.       Events begin with a special ceremony
5:00 p.m.       Parade
Dark      Fireworks (The University North Georgia drill field)
Free


Dawsonville

Sparks in the Park *
Dawsonville, GA
July 4
10:00 a.m.        Live music, activities, dunk tank, and food.
9:00 p.m.            Parachuters drop in
Dark                 Fireworks
Admission        Free (Children's activity bracelets are $10)
More information: http://business.dawson.org/events/details/sparks-in-the-
motorsports-park-12654


Dillard

4th of July BBQ and Fireowrks
Dillard House Inn and Restaurant
768 Franklin St.
Dillard, GA
5:30 p.m.           Spectacular outdoor bbw, live music.
9:15 p.m.           Fireworks


Douglas

4th of July Freedom Fest*
J.C. Adams Municipal Park
600 Van Davis Rd.
Douglas, GA
July 4
4:00 p.m.         Live Entertainment, Food, Vendors & More.
Dark                Fireworks
FREE


Douglasville

City of Douglasville 4th of July Fireworks*
Arbor Place Mall front parking lot or Walmart parking lot
Douglasville, Georgia
Dark        Fireworks


Dublin

July 4th Blast featuring Scott Brantley*
Southern Pines Park
575 Southern Pines Road
Dublin GA
10:00 a.m.        Park opens
Afternoon/Evening        Live music, activities, food and more.
Dark                  Fireworks
Admission:      Free (Splash Pad $2)


East Point

Independence Day Hometown Celebration*
2757 Main Street
East Point, GA
July 4
Afternoon       Activities, food, fun and music.
Dark                Fireworks


Eatonton, GA

4th of July Fireworks*
Great Waters on Lake Oconee
Lake Oconee, Georgia (near Eatonton)
July 4
Dark                Fireworks over the lake.
Come by boat or car.


4th of July Fireworks*
Ritz-Carlton on Lake Oconee
Lake Oconee, Georgia (near Eatonton
Dark                Fireworks
Exclusively for Guests but they can be seen from the lake by everyone else.


Ellijay

July 4th Downtown *
Downtown Ellijay
Ellijay, Georgia
July 4
3:00p.m.        Food, Beach Party, Contests and Music
6:00p.m.        Parade
Dark              Fireworks
Free
More Information: http://business.gilmerchamber.
com/events/details/independence-day-2017-21305


Fitzgerald

4th of July Celebration*
Paulk Park
146 Paulk Park Lane
Fitzgerald, GA
11:00 a.m.        Food, fun and more!
Dark                   Fireworks
Admission:       Free


Gainesville

4th of July Celebration at Laurel Park*
3100 Old Cleveland Highway
Gainesville, GA
July 4
Dark        Fireworks
Admission:        $5.00 per car.


Hampton

(No fireworks for 2017 see McDonough)
July 4
CANCELLED


Helen

Annual 4th of July Fireworks *
8016 Main Street
Helen, Georgia
July 4
Dark                Fireworks
FREE


Hiawassee

4th of July Fireworks at Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds*
1311 Music Hall Road
Hiawassee, Georgia
July 4
6:00 p.m.         Music, Games and Food
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks


Jekyll Island

4th of July Celebration on Jekyll Island *
Great Dunes Park and Convention Center Campus
Jekyll Island, Georgia
July 4
Dark        Fireworks
(Note: $6 parking fee to enter island does apply)


Jonesboro

4th of July at the Beach*
Clayton County International Park
2300 Highway 138 SE
Jonesboro, GA
July 4
10:00 a.m.        Water Park opens
Dark                  Fireworks
Admission:        $10 per person


Lakemont

(See July 3rd)


Lilburn

Sparkle in the Park *
Lilburn City Park
76 Main Street
Lilburn, GA
July 4
5:30 p.m.         Live Music, Entertainment, Children’s Activities
Dark                Fireworks
FREE
More Information: http://www.cityoflilburn.com/Calendar.aspx?
EID=570andmonth=7andyear=2017andday=27andcalType=0


Marietta

Fourth in the Park  *
Glover Park – Marietta Square
Marietta, Georgia
July 4
10:00 a.m.       Marietta Freedom Parade, Food, Arts and Crafts, Carnival, Music
Dark                Fireworks
More Information: http://www.mariettaga.gov/194/Fourth-of-July-Celebration


Pine Mountain

July 4th Star Spangled Beach Party”
Callaway Gardens
Robin Lake Beach
Pine Mountain, GA
July 4
9:00 a.m.                         Gardens and beach open.
3:00 p.m.                        FSU Flying Circus performance, food and fun.
Dark                                 Fireworks
Admission charged
More Information:
http://www.callawaygardens.com/events/calendar/july-4th-
weekend-star-spangled-beach-party


Powder Springs

Independence Day Celebration*
Powder Springs Town Square
Powder Springs, GA
July 4
6:00 p.m.         Music, Entertainment, Food, Fun.
9:15 p.m.         Patriotic Program
9:45 p.m.         Fireworks.


Rock Eagle

4th of July FIreworks*
Overlooking Rock Eagle Lake
Rock Eagle, Georgia (near Eatonton)
Dark        Fireworks


Rome

July 4th Salute to America*
Ridge Ferry Park
282 Riverside Parkway
Rome, GA
July 4
3:00 p.m.         Water side and games open; $5 per person
5:30 p.m.         Watermelon Eating Contest FREE
8:15 p.m.         Concert by Jacob Davis
9:45 p.m.         Fireworks


Roswell

4th of July Extravaganza*
Roswell High School Football Field
11595 King Rd
Roswell, GA
July 4
5:30 p.m.        Kids Zone, Inflatables, Carnival, Games & Prizes, Food & Music
6:00 p.m.        The 120 East Band on Stage
7:30 p.m.        Banks & Shane on Stage
Dark                Fireworks
Admission:    Free (Carnival admission charged), bring blankets & chairs!
        No dogs please.


St. Marys

Independence Celebration *
St. Marys Historic Waterfront
St. Marys, GA
July 4
10:00 a.m.       Festival begins with Events, Food, Music, Entertainment and More.
Dark                Fireworks over the St. Marys River
Free
More Information: http://www.smkiwanis.com/


St. Simons Island

Fireworks at Neptune Park
Neptune Park
529 Beachview Drive
St. Simons Island, Georgia
July 4
9:00 p.m.           Fireworks (Visible along the beaches)
Admission:        Free
(Bring a chair and arrive early)


Savannah

River Street Fourth of July Celebration *
Historic River Street
Savannah, Georgia
July 4
4:00 p.m.         Music, Food and more.
Dark                     Fireworks


Sky Valley

July 4th at Sky Valley *
Sky Valley, Georgia
July 4
6:00 p.m.        BBQ to benefit Sid Weber Cancer Fund.
Dark                Fireworks (Bring chairs or blankets)
More Information: http://skyvalleyga.com/independence-day-celebration.html


Statesboro

July 4th Fireworks*
Mill Creek Park
Statesboro, Georgia
July 4
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks


Thomasville

4th of July Celebration and Fireworks *
Downtown Thomasville
301 West Jackson Street
Thomasville, Georgia
July 4
3:30 p.m.         Music, Activities, face painting and bubble machines…
Dark                Fireworks
FREE
More Information: http://www.thomasvillega.
com/Content/Default/8/598/320/thomasville-visitor%27s-center/july-4th-fireworks-
and-festivities.html


Tybee Island

Fourth of July Fireworks on the Pier *
Tybee Island Pier
Tybrisa Street and Strand Avenue
Tybee Island, GA
July 4
Dark                  Fireworks (visible all along the beach).
Admission:       Free


Watkinsville

Oconee July 4th Spectacular *
Oconee Veterans Park
3500 Hog Mountain Rd.
Watkinsville, Georgia
July 4
6:30 p.m.       Music, Activities, Fun
Dark              Fireworks
FREE


Waycross

City of Waycross Fourth of July Celebration*
Memorial Stadium
515 Harrison Street
Waycross, Georgia
3:00 p.m.        Fun, food, entertainment & activities
Dark                Fireworks
FREE


Woodstock

July 4th Celebration *
Downtown Woodstock and Woodstock City Park
Hwy 92 near 575 (Target Shopping Center)
Woodstock, Georgia
July 4
10:00 a.m. Parade, Food, Fun
Dark          Fireworks (Woodstock City Park)


July 8, 2017


McRae

God and Country Festival and Fireworks *
Telfair Recreational Complex
408 E. Oak Street
McRae, GA
July 8
Evening           Food, Entertainment and More
Dark                Fireworks


Powder Springs

2017 IndepenDance, Fireworks and Festivities*
Tyler Farm Park at the Pole Barn
1380 Pine Valley Road
Powder Springs, GA
7:00 p.m.        Free concert, food and fun.
Dark                Fireworks
Admission:    FREE (Sponsored by Paulding Co. Parks & Recreation and Board
            of County Commissioners.



I will post other updates as they become available, so check back often. To look
up 4th of July Fireworks in other states, please visit
www.exploresouthernhistory.
com/fireworks.


THESE EVENTS HAVE ALREADY TAKEN PLACE FOR 2017:


June 24, 2017


Aragon

43rd Annual Aragon BBQ & Fireworks*
Tom Pittman Recreation Area
2nd Street
Aragon, Georgia
7:00 a.m.        Aragon United Methodist Church Men's Club Pancake Breakfast
3:00 p.m.        Entertainment, BBQ served all day
10:00 p.m.      Fireworks


Cleveland

Leisure Acres Freedom Fest *
Leisure Acres Campground
3840 Westmoreland Rd.
Cleveland, GA
June 24
5:00 p.m.         Activities begin with music, activities, food and more.
Dark                 Fireworks
Admission        $5 per car
More Information: http://freedomfestnorthga.com/


Hartwell

Pre-Fourth Fireworks Extravaganza*
Big Oaks Recreation Area
5625 Anderson Highway
Hartwell, Georgia
5 p.m.        Food, activities, entertainment and more.
Dark           Fireworks


Jefferson

Jefferson Freedom Festival*
Downtown Public Square
Jefferson, Georgia
5:00 p.m.        Gates open for fun, entertainment, food & more.
Dark                 Fireworks
FREE


Morrow

Freedom Fest 2017*
Bob & Becky Hule Park and Pedestrian Way
5917 Reynolds Road
Morrow, Georgia
4:00 p.m.        Food, fun, entertainment and more.
Dark                Fireworks
(Free parking at Rock Springs Baptist Church)


The Rock

Celebrate America*
The Rock Ranch
5020 Barnesville Hwy
The Rock, Georgia
2:00 p.m.        Gates open for food, fun, hot air balloon rides ($5) and more.
Dark                Fireworks
General Admission: $12 plus tax. After 6 p.m. $25 per car.


June 30, 2017


Elberton

4th of July Fireworks*
Richard B. Russell State Park
2650 Russell State Park Drive
Elberton, Georgia
5:00 p.m.        Gates open.
9:20 p.m.        Fireworks
Admission Fee        $5.00        Parking Fee        $5.00


McCaysville

Fireworks from the top of Tater Hill *
Visible from most of the downtown area.
McCaysville, Georgia
June 30, 2017
9:30 p.m.        Fireworks
Free
More Information: www.blueridgemountains.com  


July 1, 2017


Alamo

12th Annual Independence Day Celebration*
5 West Main Street
Alamo, Georgia
2:00 p.m.        Festivities begin with rides, arts & crafts, food & more.
Dark                Fireworks


Atlanta

Annual Fantastic Fourth Celebration * (July 1-4)
Stone Mountain Park
Atlanta, GA
July 1
9:30 p.m.         Lasershow followed by Fireworks (each night)
(Voted Best in Atlanta)
Parking             $15 per vehicle
More Information: http://www.stonemountainpark.com/events/fantastic-fourth-
celebration.aspx

(Also see Hampton for Atlanta Motor Speedway fireworks).


Auburn

Auburn Independence Day Celebration *
Downtown Area
Auburn, GA
July 1
5:00 p.m.        Entertainment, family fun, food and more.
9:30 p.m.        Fireworks
Free


Blue Ridge

Lake Blue Ridge Fireworks *
Lake Blue Ridge Marina
335 Marine Drive
Blue Ridge, Georgia
July 1
3:00 p.m.        Music, BBQ and More
Dark                Fireworks


Darien

Red, White and Blues on the Bluff *
Waterfront Park
103 Fort King George Drive
Darien, GA
July 1
6:00 p.m.        Gates open (Bring coolers and Lawn chairs)
Dark                Fireworks
Admission:     $10 adults, $5 ages 6-12, Free for ages 5 and under)
Tickets available at the Darian-McIntosh County Visitor Center


Hampton

Papa Johns Pizza Fireworks Extravaganza*
Atlanta Motor Speedway
Hampton, Georgia
6:30 p.m.        Street-style drag racing.
Dark                 One of metro Atlanta's largest fireworks displays!
Admission        Adults, $8. Kids under 5 admitted free.  Park is free.


Hiram

Pride of Paulding Red White and Boom Expo & Fireworks*
Olde Town
217 Main Street
Hiram, Georgia
4:00 p.m.        Events get underway with good, fun and more.
Dark                Fireworks
FREE


Kennesaw

Star-Spangled Spectacular *
Campus Green at Kennesaw State University
1000 Chastain Rd.
Kennesaw, GA
July 1
4:00 p.m.        Event begins with music and more.
Dark               Fireworks
Admission      Free
More Information: http://arts.kennesaw.edu/music/star-spangled-ksu.php


Milledgeville

Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration*
Central Georgia Technical College Campus
Milledgeville, Georgia
Dark                Fireworks
Suggested viewing areas are Walter B. Williams Park and the Board of Education
Parking Lot.


Plains

Plains, Trains & Fireworks*
Downtown
Plains, Georgia
5:00 p.m.        Events get underway with activities, food and more.
Dark                Fireworks over Jimmy Carter's hometown!
FREE


July 2, 2017


Atlanta

Fantastic Fourth Celebration *
Stone Mountain Park (Fireworks every night July 1-4)
Atlanta, GA
July 2
9:30 p.m.         Lasershow followed by Fireworks
Admission Charged
More Information: http://www.stonemountainpark.com/Events/Fantastic-Fourth-
Celebration


Lakemont

Lake Rabun 4th of July Fireworks
Earthen Dam at Lake Rabun
Lakemont, Georgia
July 2
Dark                Fireworks


Stockbridge

4th of July Fireworks Hike*
Panola Mountain State Park
2600 GA Highway 155
Stockbridge, Georgia
8 p.m.        Join ranger-led hike to the top of the mountain.
Dark           Watch fireworks from Stone Mountain and Atlanta's Independence Day.
MUST REGISTER IN ADVANCE.
Admission $10 and parking is $5.


July 3, 2017


Atlanta

Annual Fantastic Fourth Celebration*
Stone Mountain Park
Atlanta, GA
July 3
9:30 p.m.         Lasershow followed by Fireworks (each night)
(Voted Best in Atlanta)
Cost                $15


Cumming

Annual Third of July Fireworks*
Cumming Fairgrounds
235 Castleberry Road
Cumming, Georgia
July 3
6:00 p.m.        Gates Open
8:30p.m.         Dance competition
9:30 p.m.        Fireworks.
Admission:      Free!
(Annual Steam Engine Parade on July 4 at 10 a.m.)


Donalsonville

Fireworks At The 'Nole 2017*
Seminole State Park
7870 State Park Drive
Donalsonville, Georgia
10:00 a.m.        Park open for fun by the water all day.
Dark                   Fireworks
Parking Fee      $5


Duluth

Duluth Celebrates America*
Duluth Town Green
Duluth, Georgia
6:00 p.m.        Music, Food, Fun and More.
Dark                Fireworks


Eatonton

Fireworks on the Lake*
The Ritz Carlton *
Eatonton, GA
July 3
7:45            Concert
Dark                Fireworks
More Information: http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/hotels/georgia/reynolds/hotel-
overview/calendar  


Forsyth

Fireworks in the Park*
Monroe County Recreation Park
Forsyth, Georgia
July 3
2:00 p.m.      Events begin
Dark              Fireworks


Fort Gaines

Showin' Off at the Fort*
George T. Bagby State Park
Fort Gaines, Georgia
(Events July 1-3, Fireworks on July 3)
Dark        Fireworks over the Lake



Kennesaw

Salute to America *
Downtown Kennesaw
Kennesaw, Georgia
July 3
6:00 p.m.         Food, Live Music by Don’t Look Back–The Boston Experience, etc.
9:30 p.m.         Fireworks
More Information: http://www.kennesaw-ga.gov/event/salute-to-america-2/  


Madison

Annual Independence Day Concert and Picnic *
Bill Wood Park (formerly Heritage Park)
441 Bypass at Buckhead Road.
Madison, GA
July 3
Dark               Fireworks


Manchester

July 3rd Celebration at Manchester Mill*
141 Callaway Street
Manchester, Georgia
5:30 p.m.        Event begin
Dark                Fireowrks
FREE


McDonough

3rd of July Celebration*
Richard Craig Park
125 S. Zack Hinton Blvd
McDonough, Georgia
July 3
4:00p.m.        Gates Open
Dark                Fireworks


Thomson

Freedom Blast*
210 Railroad Street
Thomson, Georgia
7:00 p.m.        Events begin with music, fun, food & more.
Dark                Fireworks


Tifton

Independence Day Celebration *
Georgia Museum of Agriculture and Historic Village
1392 Whiddon Mill Rd.
Tifton, GA
July 3
6:00 p.m.         Activities Begin
Dark                Fireworks
Admission charged.


Valdosta

Fourth of July Celebration *
Wild Adventures Theme Park
3766 Old Clyattville Rd.
Valdosta, Georgia
July 3
Daytime         Harlem Globe Trotters
8:30 p.m.        Fireworks


Villa Rica

Annual July 3rd Fireworks Display Extravaganza*
Villa Rica Civil Center and Sports Complex (V-Plex)
Villa Rica, Georgia
July 3
5 p.m.        Food, fun, events, hot air balloon rides ($5), zip line ($5)
Dark           Fireworks
Free


Washington

Freedom Fireworks Extravaganza*
On the Square
Washington, Georgia
July 3
6:00 p.m.        Activities begin with food, live entertainment and more.
Sunset        Fireworks
Free
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