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Fourth of July Round Up

When it comes to celebrating the Fourth of July (Atlanta style), we’ve got the scoop.

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Day Celebrations & Firework Festivities  
Fantastic Fourth Celebration at Stone Mountain Park
When/Where: Friday July 1- Monday July 4, 1000 Robert E Lee Blvd Stone Mountain, GA 30083
Price: Free Laser show Admission with $15 Daily Parking Pass
Whether you want to walk up the mountain and explore the park or just stay home and spend your day by the pool with a beer in hand, Stone Mountain is a great way to celebrate the evening. Bring a blanket and enjoy their critically acclaimed Laser Show and patriotic firework extravaganza.

Centennial Olympic Park
When/Where: Gates open at 6pm, Fireworks start at 9pm, 265 Park Ave West NW Atlanta, GA 30313
Price: Free Admission
If you live in the heart of Atlanta, take your evening to an inherently patriotic place, enjoy live music from Montell Jordan and J Fly and Friends, and watch the largest firework show in the Southeast!

Chamblee 4th of July Celebration
When/Where: Monday July 4, 5-10pm, Keswick Park Soccer Field, 3496 Keswick Dr, Chamblee, GA 30341
Price: Free Admission
Family fun festivities start at 5 pm and include a kid’s bike ride parade, corn hole tournament, and live music from the Journey tribute band, Departure. Come hungry because the Mad Italian will be selling Cheese steaks and custom Grilled Cheese’s in addition to other food vendors (The Filipino Taco Truck, Frosty Caboose Ice Cream, and stadium food from Chamblee Parks and Recreation).

4th in the Park Celebration on Marietta Square
When/Where: Monday July 4, 10am-10pm, 50 E Park Square Marietta, GA 30060
Price: Free Admission
Prepare yourself for a day full of live entertainment from local artists, hundreds of handcraft vendors, lots of different local bites, the Marietta Independence Day Parade, and a huge Fireworks Show. Be sure to arrive early for the evening festivities- 80,000 are expected to come and go throughout the day!

Dunwoody’s 4th of July Parade
When/Where: Monday July 4, 9am, Intersection of Mount Vernon and Jett Ferry Road
Price: Registration prices vary
If you’re a true native of Dunwoody, you know that the 4th of July Parade event is just as big of a deal as the Olympic Parade of Nations. From its start in 1976, families have gone all out to decorate their vehicles and floats to celebrate our veterans and birth of our country.

Peachtree Road Race
When/Where: Monday July 4, Main Start at 7:30am, Start at Lenox Square Mall and Finish at Piedmont Park
If you’re registered to run the 47th annual and largest 10k in the world, start drinking water now. Yes, the race begins at 7:30, but with about 60,000 participants, it’s going to feel like 3pm in the afternoon.

Bites
Shake Shack
When/Where: Saturday July 2 – Tuesday July 5, 3035 Peachtree Rd NE Suite A146 Atlanta, GA 30305
Price: $
Stop by one of our favorite burger boutiques and enjoy their 4th of July Special menu, including the Shack Corn Dog with Sweet Corn Relish, Blueberry Pie Oh My Concentrate (the magical combination of their vanilla frozen custard and homemade blueberry pie), and refreshing Peach Lemonade.

TAP
When/Where: Monday July 4 from 11am-11pm, 1180 Peachtree St. Atlanta, GA
Price: $$
If you’re more likely to run to the refrigerator than to Piedmont Park, head on over to TAP and watch the Peachtree Road Race while enjoying their special drink and brunch menu on the patio.

Whiskey Blue
When/Where: Monday July 4 from 4pm-3am, 3377 Peachtree Rd NE Atlanta, GA 30326
Price: $$$
Two words: Rooftop Party. Leave the kids at home for this one and sit atop the W Hotel for some signature cocktails, delicious appetizers and plates, and wrap up the evening with the best view of the Lenox Square Fireworks.


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