Well this years Atlanta 4th of July starts of at 7:30am with the traditional AJC Peachtree Road Race. This years race is expected to include 60,000 runners. After the race head over to the Children's Museum of Atlanta for their 4th of July Celebration beginning with the Uncle Sam parade at 11am and 2pm. Join the Fourth of July sing-along at 1pm and 4pm. Enjoy the science spectacular show at 12pm noon with an Indoor Fireworks show.
There will be no Lenox Firework display! This years Atlanta show will not be at Olympic Centennial Park due to on-going construction but will be at International Plaza located near the Georgia World Congress Center and Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Gates will open at 6pm and the entertainment will begin at 7pm ending with Atlanta's Annual Firework display at 9:45pm. Headlining the event is R&B trio After 7. In addition there will be a huge lineup including:
* Keisha Jackson * Christian Jones * Kayte Burgess * Von Grey * Hamilton Park * Dionne Farris * Cody Matlock * Klymaxx * Melvin Miller * JessLove * The Van Lears * Charlie Singleton from Cameo * Griots String Ensemble *
If you are looking for more of a neighborhood celebration than head over to the Fourth Ward Neighborhood where the Od Fourth Ward Business Association and Ponce City market will be sponsoring Freworks in Fourth Ward being held at Historic Fourth Ward Park. The event will begin at 5pm and will feature cornhole competitions, face-painting, food trucks, craft beer and will end at 10pm with fireworks after dark.
Broker, Ann Milano of "Ask the Broker" would like to thank our Military, Police and Firefighter for their service and wish everyone a Happy, Healthy and Safe 4th of July!