Best Fourth of July Events in Atlanta!


Can you believe it’s almost the July 4th weekend already?! We certainly can’t! 2016 really is flying by. However, nothing is better in the summer than celebrating the Fourth with your friends and family, and we wanted to list some of our favorite spots to show your patriotism! From all over Atlanta, here are our favorite picks:

1 – Red, White, and Brew at the Georgia Aquarium. For a super fun Fourth, check out this event at the Georgia Aquarium! It’s sure to be a great time!

july 4th ga aquarium

2 – Fantastic Fourth Celebration at Stone Mountain. You need to witness this amazing fireworks display at least once!

july 4th stone mountain

3 – The AJC Peachtree Road Race. If you are looking for an active way to spend your July 4th, check out the annual Peachtree Road Race presented by the Atlanta Journal Constitution. The race is a 10k and is the largest in the world!

ajc road race

4 – Fourth of July Weekend at Lake Lanier Islands. For a fun day at the lake, you can visit Lanier and catch some beautiful fireworks!

lake lanier july 4th

5 – July 4th Fest at Six Flags Over Georgia. Who doesn’t love roller coasters and fireworks? Get both at Six Flags over Georgia!

july 4th six flags

6 – Fourth of July Celebration at Centennial Olympic Park. See these beautiful fireworks in downtown Atlanta!

centennial olympic park july 4th

7 – July 4th Beach Party at Callaway Gardens. Highlights include beach activities, live music – headlined by the Swingin’ Medallions, the FSU Flying High Circus and our annual Fireworks Extravaganza. Be sure to pack plenty of red, white and blue for this All-American Weekend!

callaway gardens july 4th

For more info on events in Atlanta, check out our blog at! HAPPY FOURTH!