EVENTS HAPPENING FOR
SMALL CHANGE IN ATLANTA
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Saturday - Wednesday, July 1 - 7
Stone Mountain Park
Experience the Lasershow Spectacular with state-of-the-art digital graphics and awe-inspiring effects 7 nights in a row. The show includes a lighting feature at the base of the mountain shining up like fingers of light showcasing the 825 foot mountainside. Laser beams bounce around in harmony with the music. The special patriotic fireworks finale will immediately follow the Lasershow all four nights. Visitors may bring blankets and lawn chairs.
Wednesday, July 4
4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION
International Plaza; Downtown
This year's 4th of July Celebration will offer fun and entertainment for the entire family, including free music from chart-topping R&B quartet After 7, best known for the hits "Ready or Not" and "Can't Stop," performing with JFly and Friends. Entertainment begins at 7:00pm and fireworks are scheduled to begin at 9:45pm. The Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) is moving this year's Fourth of July Celebration and fireworks show to International Plaza, the green space and surrounding areas between the Georgia World Congress Center, Mercedes-Benz Stadium and Philips Arena. The change in venue is due to ongoing renovations of Centennial Olympic Park. Take MARTA or check website for parking options.
Wednesday, July 4
4TH ON THE PARK
Grab your American flag, put on your red, white and blue, and celebrate America's independence July 4, from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. with an Independence Day parade and celebration on the Square presented by Superior Plumbing, free live concerts, arts and crafts show, food, carnival games and the City of Marietta fireworks finale. Throughout the day more than 80,000 people are expected to enjoy great food, fun activities, the best arts and crafts around and free entertainment. The Marietta Independence Day parade begins at 10 am and will include more than 40 floats and 2,000 participants. The fireworks display is scheduled to begin at 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday, July 4
PARADE & FIREWORKS SHOW
Concourse Corporate Center
Celebrate the nation's birthday as part of the City's Stars and Stripes Celebration. Music from the band Shiloh will begin at 7:30 pm and fireworks will dazzle the sky beginning at 9:45 pm. Pack a picnic, bring a blanket, and enjoy an evening under the stars. Pets, tents, outdoor cooking, drones, alcohol, and personal-use sparklers will not be permitted.
Thursdays, July 5, 12 & 19
MOVIES IN CENTRAL PARK
Free to attend
Atlantic Station's outdoor summer movie series, Movies in the Park, is offering free movie screenings each Thursday evening in their Central Park through July 19. Moviegoers can also enjoy meal deals each week from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. from a variety of Atlantic Station restaurants. Movie screenings will begin at dusk.
Sunday, July 8
CONCERTS BY THE SPRINGS
Heritage Sandy Springs
See Jazz and R&B performers Gwen Hughes & The Kats for a free outdoor concert 7:00 - 8:30 pm Friday, July 8. The outdoor concert series is offered free of charge one Sunday each month at the Heritage Green through September. Limited number of tables available for purchase. Coolers welcome and beverages are sold.
Thursdays, July 12, 19 & 26
MOVIES ON THE TOWN
The 6th annual Movies on the Town series at Town Brookhaven takes place each Thursday night through the July 26th screening of Coco. Arrive early, grab dinner from one of the area restaurants and eat on the green space. Thursday evening specials are also being offered by several retailers. Bring blankets and chairs. No pets, outside food/drinks or coolers.
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