Fun, food and fireworks!
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Fourth of July in Atlanta offers a host of traditional activities through which visitors and residents alike can celebrate the nation’s birthday! Along with a burgeoning slate of barbecue and concert options, fireworks remain the marquee attraction on Independence Day, and Atlanta offers no shortage of locales that wow.
Fourth of July Fireworks Displays
Centennial Olympic Park and SunTrust Park illuminate the skies over Downtown Atlanta with vibrant firework displays each Fourth of July. Enjoy food and fun at Centennial Olympic Park, or celebrate with America’s Pastime by rooting on the Braves at SunTrust Park.
Peachtree Road Race
Be one of 150,000 spectators cheering on the 60,000 participants in the country’s largest road race. The AJC Peachtree Road Race takes place along the course’s 10-kilometer route from Peachtree Road at Lenox Square Mall to Piedmont Park. This event has been rescheduled for Thanksgiving Day on Thursday, November 27th 2020.
Every day until 07/04/2021
The AJC Peachtree Road Race will return to the Fourth of July weekend in 2021….
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1/25/21 – 5/2/21
Atlanta Film Festival
1/25/21 – 2/21/21
Lakeside Lights Spectacular
Every day for 0 weeks until 01/31/2021
PRISM: Winter Lights at Woodruff Park
1/25/21 – 3/3/21
Atlanta Hawks Basketball
Every Monday for 2 weeks until 02/01/2021