4th of July Fireworks in Georgia 2018
2018 Calendar of Fireworks Shows in Georgia
Welcome to our Georgia 4th of July Fireworks page. We are now updating our list of Independence Day fireworks for the July 4, 2018 holiday! If your community has an event of interest, please let us know by using the form at the bottom of this page.
Events confirmed for 2018 are shown in BOLD.
Independence Day Fireworks in Georgia, 2018!

 July 7, 2018

Clayton (Lake Burton)

Lake Burton Fireworks*

Lake Burton (near south end of Billy Goat Island)
Clayton, Georgia
9:30 p.m.        Boat-accessible fireworks.

Jonesboro

Summer Concert Series & Fireworks*
Lee Street Park
Jonesboro, Georgia
July 7, 2018
7:00 p.m.        Earth, Wind & Fire tribute concert & much more!
Dark                  Fireworks
Free

McRae

God and Country Festival and Fireworks *
Telfair Recreational Complex
408 E. Oak Street
McRae, GA
July 7, 2018
7:00 p.m.       Food, Entertainment and More
Dark                Fireworks

 

We will post other updates as they become available, so check back often.

 

If your community has an event you think should be added to our list, please let us know by using this form:

 

These events have already taken place for 2018:

 

June 23, 2018
Hartwell

Pre-Fourth Fireworks Extravaganza
Big Oaks Recreation Area
5625 Anderson Highway
Hartwell, Georgia
5 p.m.        Food, activities, entertainment and more.
Dark           Fireworks

 

June 29, 2018

Centerville

4th of July Festival & Fireworks
Center Park
Centerville, Georgia
6:00 p.m.          Festival with food, activities & fun
Dark                   Fireworks
Free               

Fort Gordon (Augusta)

Independence Celebration at Fort Gordon
Barton Field at Fort Gordon
Augusta, Georgia
June 29, 2018
5:00 p.m.          Food, entertainment, kiddie carnival & more!
Dark                   Fireworks
Free

McCaysville

Fireworks from the top of Tater Hill
Visible from most of the downtown area.
McCaysville, Georgia
June 29, 2018
9:30 p.m.        Fireworks (Events in the surrounding area throughout the day)
Free

June 30, 2018
Athens

Star Spangled Classic
Downtown Athens, GA
5:00 p.m. Music, Activities Fun
Dark  Fireworks
FREE

Atlanta

Coca-Cola July 4th Fest
Six Flags Over Georgia
Atlanta, GA
June 30, 2018 – July 4, 2018
Dark                Fireworks each night.

Admission Charged

Auburn

Auburn Independence Day Celebration
Downtown Area
Auburn, GA
June 30, 2018
5:00 p.m.        Entertainment, family fun, food and more.
9:30 p.m.        Fireworks
Free

Ball Ground

Ball Ground Rocks the Park
Ball Ground, GA
7:45 p.m.        Live Music from The Blackwell Boys
9:45 pm.         Fireworks

Blue Ridge

Lake Blue Ridge Fireworks
Lake Blue Ridge Marina
335 Marine Drive
Blue Ridge, Georgia
June 30, 2018
Dark                Fireworks

Cleveland

Freedom Fest
Leisure Acres Campground
3840 Westmoreland Rd.
Cleveland, GA
June 30, 2018
5:00 p.m.         Activities begin with music, activities, food and more.
Dark                 Fireworks
Admission        $5 per car
More Information: http://freedomfestnorthga.com

Darien

Red, White and Blues on the Bluff
Waterfront Park
103 Fort King George Drive
Darien, GA
June 30, 2018
5:30 p.m.        Gates open (Bring coolers and Lawn chairs) for music and more.
Dark                Fireworks
Admission charged.
Tickets available at the Darian-McIntosh County Visitor Center

Hiram

Red White and Boom Expo & Fireworks
Ben Hill Griffin Sr. Memorial Park
Hiram, Georgia
4:00 p.m.        Events get underway with good, fun and more.
Dark                Fireworks
FREE

Jefferson

Jefferson Freedom Festival
Downtown Public Square
Jefferson, Georgia
5:00 p.m.        Gates open for fun, entertainment, food & more.
Dark                 Fireworks
FREE

Kennesaw

Star-Spangled Spectacular
Fifth Third Bank Stadium
Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw, Georgia
June 30, 2018
4:00 p.m.        Event begins with music and more.
Dark               Fireworks
Admission      Free

Morrow

Morrow Freedom Fest 2018
Morrow, Georgia

Evening           Fun, entertainment, food & more.
Dark                 Fireworks
FREE

Plains

Plains, Trains & Fireworks
Downtown
Plains, Georgia
5:00 p.m.        Events get underway with activities, food and more.
Dark                Fireworks over Jimmy Carter’s hometown!
FREE

The Rock

Celebrate America
The Rock Ranch
5020 Barnesville Hwy
The Rock, Georgia
2:00 p.m.        Gates open for food, fun, hot air balloon rides ($5) and more.
Dark                Fireworks
General Admission: $13 plus tax. After 6 p.m. $20 per car.

Tifton

Wiregrass Freedom Festival
Georgia Museum of Agriculture and Historic Village
1392 Whiddon Mill Rd.
Tifton, GA
June 30, 2018
9:00 a.m.     Activities Begin
4:00 p.m.      Activities End
No fireworks at this event

Tifton’s fireworks will be held after the Rock the Block Festival (see Rock the Block below).

Admission for the day is $10 for adults, $8 for senior citizens, $5 for children 5 – 16 years of age, and free for children under five.
More Information: Call the Country Store at (229) 391-5205

Rock the Block
Tifton-Tift County Tourism Association
115 2nd St W
Tifton, Georgia 31794
Rock the Block Street Dance, with Live Music, Food & Drinks, Water Slides, Corn hole and Fireworks!
6:00pm EST: Events Begin
Dark: Fireworks Begin (event wraps up at 10pm)
More Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/169872543695022/ 

July 1, 2018

Atlanta

Coca-Cola July 4th Fest
Six Flags Over Georgia
Atlanta, GA
June 30, 2018 – July 4, 2018
Dark                Fireworks each night.

Admission Charged

Annual Fantastic Fourth Celebration (July 1-4)
Stone Mountain Park
Atlanta, GA
July 1
9:30 p.m.         Lasershow followed by Fireworks (each night)
(Voted Best in Atlanta)
Park Admission Charged

More Information: Fantastic Fourth Celebration

July 2, 2017

Atlanta

Coca-Cola July 4th Fest
Six Flags Over Georgia
Atlanta, GA
June 30, 2018 – July 4, 2018
Dark                Fireworks each night.

Admission Charged

Fantastic Fourth Celebration
Stone Mountain Park (Fireworks every night July 1-7)
Atlanta, GA
July 2, 2018
9:30 p.m.         Lasershow followed by Fireworks
Admission Charged

Stockbridge

4th of July Fireworks Hike
Panola Mountain State Park
2600 GA Highway 155
Stockbridge, Georgia
8 p.m.        Join ranger-led hike to the top of the mountain.
Dark           Watch fireworks from Stone Mountain and Atlanta’s Independence Day.
MUST REGISTER IN ADVANCE.
Admission $20 and parking is $5.

 

July 3, 2018

Atlanta

Coca-Cola July 4th Fest
Six Flags Over Georgia
Atlanta, GA
June 30, 2018 – July 4, 2018
Dark                Fireworks each night.

Admission Charged

Annual Fantastic Fourth Celebration
Stone Mountain Park
Atlanta, GA
July 3, 2018
9:30 p.m.         Lasershow followed by Fireworks (each night)
(Voted Best in Atlanta)
Admission charged.

Donalsonville

Fireworks At The ‘Nole 2018
Seminole State Park
7870 State Park Drive
Donalsonville, Georgia
10:00 a.m.        Park open for fun by the water all day.
Dark                   Fireworks
Parking Fee      $5

Duluth

Duluth Celebrates America
Duluth Town Green
Duluth, Georgia
5:30 p.m.        Music, Food, Fun and More.
Dark                Fireworks

Forsyth

4th of July Fireworks
Forsyth, Georgia
July 3, 2018
5:00 p.m.      Events begin
Dark              Fireworks

Jekyll Island

3rd of July Fireworks
Great Dunes Park
Jekyll Island, Georgia
Dark                Fireworks
FREE

Kennesaw

Salute to America
Downtown Kennesaw
Kennesaw, Georgia
July 3, 2018
6:00 p.m.         Food, Live Music by Don’t Look Back–The Boston Experience, etc.
9:30 p.m.         Fireworks

Lake Oconee

Summer Concert & Fireworks
Ritz-Carlton on Lake Oconee
Lake Oconee, Georgia (near Eatonton
Evening          Live Music
Dark                Fireworks
NOTE: Exclusively for Guests but the fireworks can be seen from the lake by everyone else. 

Lake Seminole

(See Donalsonville)

Madison

Annual Independence Day Concert and Picnic
Bill Wood Park (formerly Heritage Park)
441 Bypass at Buckhead Road.
Madison, GA
July 3, 2018

7:00 p.m.       Concert on front lawn of the Cultural Center
Dark               Fireworks

Milledgeville

Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration
Central Georgia Technical College Campus
Milledgeville, Georgia
Dark                Fireworks
Suggested viewing areas are Walter B. Williams Park and the Board of Education
Parking Lot.

Stone Mountain

(See Atlanta)

Tallapoosa

Fourth of July Fireworks
Helton Howland Park
Tallapoosa, Georgia
Dark                Fireworks

Free

Thomson

Freedom Blast
210 Railroad Street
Thomson, Georgia
7:00 p.m.        Events begin with music, fun, food & more.
Dark                Fireworks

Villa Rica

Annual July 3rd Fireworks Display Extravaganza
Villa Rica Civil Center and Sports Complex (V-Plex)
Villa Rica, Georgia
July 3, 2018
5 p.m.        Food, fun, events, hot air balloon rides ($5), zip line ($5)
Dark           Fireworks
Free

Warner Robbins

Independence Day Concert and Fireworks
McConnell-Talbot Stadium
South Davis Drive
Warner Robbins, Georgia
6:00 p.m.       Gates open for concert featuring Hunter Hayes, Betty Cantrell (Miss America 2016) and more!
Dark                Fireworks

Washington

Freedom Fireworks Extravaganza
On the Square
Washington, Georgia
July 3, 2018
6:00 p.m.        Activities begin with food, live entertainment and more.
Sunset        Fireworks
Free

 

July 4, 2018

Acworth

4th of July Celebration*
Cauble Park
Acworth, GA
July 4, 2018
4:00 p.m.         Concert and other activities.
5:30 p.m.         Live music.
7:00 p.m.         Live Music.
Dark                 Fireworks
FREE

Albany

Downtown Concert and Fireworks*
Riverfront Park/Ray Charles Plaza
Albany, Georgia
5:00 p.m.         Gates open for live music, food and more!
9:30 p.m.         Fireworks
Free

Alpharetta

July 4th Fireworks and Festival*
Wills Park
1825 Old Milton Parkway
Alpharetta, GA
July 4, 2018
6:00 p.m.        Music, Food and Fun
Dark               Fireworks
Admission:     Free

Atlanta

Annual Fantastic Fourth Celebration *
Stone Mountain Park
Atlanta, GA
July 4, 2018
9:30 p.m.         Lasershow followed by Fireworks
(Voted Best in Atlanta)
Admission Charged

Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular *
Centennial Park
Atlanta, Georgia
July 4, 2018
Dark                Fireworks

Coca-Cola July 4th Fest*
Six Flags Over Georgia
Atlanta, GA
June 30, 2018 – July 4, 2018
Dark                Fireworks

Admission Charged

Papa Johns Pizza Fireworks Extravaganza*
Atlanta Motor Speedway
Hampton, Georgia
6:00 p.m.        Gates open for racing and more.
Dark                 One of metro Atlanta’s largest fireworks displays!
Admission        Adults, $10. Kids under 5 admitted free. 

Augusta

Augusta’s Independence Day Celebration*
Augusta Common
836 Reynolds St.
Augusta, Georgia
4:00 p.m.         Kid Zone, live entertainment, funnel cake and patriotic merchandise.
Dark                Fireworks

Bainbridge

July 4th Celebration *
Earl May Boat Basin
100 Boat Basin Circle
Bainbridge, GA
July 4, 2018
5:00p.m.          More music, Fun and Entertainment
Dark                Fireworks
FREE

Blairsville

Independence Day Fireworks *
Meeks Park
11 Pool Lane
Blairsville, GA
July 4
9:30 p.m.         Fireworks

Braselton

Celebrate Braselton 4th of July Festival *
Braselton Park
126 Harrison Street
Braselton, Georgia
July 4, 2018
5:00 p.m.        Food, entertainment and more.
6:00 p.m.        Parade
Dark                Fireworks

Brunswick

Old Fashioned Fourth of July*
Mary Ross Waterfront Park
Brunswick, Georgia
July 4, 2018
7:00 p.m.         Music, food, sack races, and old fashioned games.
9:00 p.m.         Fireworks

Buford

Star Spangled Fourth*
Mall of Georgia
3333 Buford Drive
Buford,  Georgia
July 4, 2018
5:00 p.m.                         Events begin with food, kid zone and live concerts.
Dark (9:35p.m.)               Fireworks
Post fireworks                 Movie under the stars

Callaway Gardens

July 4th Star Spangled Beach Party*
Callaway Gardens
Pine Mountain, GA
July 4, 2018
9:00 a.m.                         Gardens and beach open.
3:00 p.m.                        FSU Flying Circus performance, food and fun.
Dark                                 Fireworks
Admission charged

Canton

Fourth of July Celebration *
Riverstone Parkway
Canton, Georgia
July 4, 2018
5:00 p.m.        Parade
6:00 p.m.         Concert
Dusk               Fireworks
(bring chairs and grills)

Carrollton

July 4th Concert and Fireworks*
Carrollton City Schools Complex
Carrollton, Georgia
July 4, 2018
10 a.m.         4th of July People’s Parade through downtown Carrolton.
8:30 p.m.      Concert by Carroll Symphony Orchestra on Front Lawn of
Elementary School.
Dark                Fireworks

Cartersville

July 4th Celebration at Dellinger Park*
Dellinger Park
100 Pine Grove Rd.
Cartersville, Georgia
10:00 a.m..       Food, Music, Entertainment.
Dark                Fireworks
Free
 but $5 per vehicle for parking.

Columbus

The Phenix City fireworks can be viewed from along the River Walk at dark.

Cordele

Fireworks on the Flint (Not yet confirmed for 2018)
Georgia Veterans State Park
2459 US Highway 280 West
Cordele, GA
July 4
Dark             Fireworks
Parking        $5
WatermelonDays all the way through June leading to this event.

Covington

Stars and Stripes Fest 2018*
2101 Clark Street
Covington, Georgia
2:00 p.m.        Activities begin with food, fun, activities and more.
9:30 p.m.        Fireworks

Cumming

July 4th Celebration*
Cumming Fairgrounds
235 Castleberry Road
Cumming, Georgia
July 4, 2018
10:00 p.m.        Gates Open
8:30p.m.         Dance competition
9:30 p.m.        Fireworks.
Admission:      $5 for ages 12 and up.
(Annual Steam Engine Parade on July 4 at 10 a.m.)

Dahlonega

4th of July Family Fun Day*
13 S. Park Street
Dahlonega, GA
July 4, 2018
8:00 a.m.        Firecracker 5k
9:00 a.m.       Events begin with a special ceremony
11:00 a.m..       Parade
Dark      Fireworks (The University North Georgia drill field)
Free

Douglas

Light up the Sky over Jardine*
Jardine Stadium
600 Van Davis Rd.
Douglas, Georgia
July 4, 2018
4:00 p.m.         Live Entertainment, Food, Vendors & More.
Dark                Fireworks
FREE

Douglasville

Party in the Park & 4th of July Fireworks*
Hunter Park
Douglasville, Georgia

10:00 a.m.     Parade down Church Street
11:00 a.m.     Party in the Park
Dark               Fireworks

Dublin

July 4th Blast featuring Scott Brantley*
Southern Pines Park
575 Southern Pines Road
Dublin GA
6:00 p.m.         Live music, activities, food and more.
Dark                  Fireworks
Admission:      Free (Splash Pad $2)

East Point

Independence Day Hometown Celebration*
2757 Main Street
East Point, GA
July 4, 2018
3:00 p.m.       Activities, food, fun and music.
Dark                Fireworks


Ellijay

July 4th Downtown*
Downtown Ellijay
Ellijay, Georgia
July 4, 2018
10:00 a.m.     Food, Entertainment, Contests and More
6:00p.m.        Parade
Dark              Fireworks
Free

Fitzgerald

4th of July Celebration*
Paulk Park
146 Paulk Park Lane
Fitzgerald, GA
4:00 p.m.          Food, fun and more!
Dark                   Fireworks
Admission:       Free

Gainesville

4th of July Celebration at Laurel Park (Waiting for confirmation on 2018)
3100 Old Cleveland Highway
Gainesville, GA
July 4
Dark        Fireworks
Admission:        $5.00 per car.

Grovetown

Boom in the Park*
Patriots Park

Grovetown, Georgia
July 4, 2018
4:00 p.m.     Food, fun and activities.
Dark             Fireworks

Free (Some rides may charge)

Hampton

Papa Johns Pizza Fireworks Extravaganza*
Atlanta Motor Speedway
Hampton, Georgia
6:00 p.m.        Gates open for racing and more.
Dark                 One of metro Atlanta’s largest fireworks displays!
Admission        Adults, $10. Kids under 5 admitted free. 

Helen

Annual 4th of July Fireworks *
8016 Main Street
Helen, Georgia
July 4, 2018
Dark                Fireworks
FREE

Hiawassee

4th of July Fireworks at Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds*
1311 Music Hall Road
Hiawassee, Georgia
July 4
9:45 p.m.        Fireworks

Jekyll Island

(Please see July 3rd)

Lilburn

Sparkle in the Park *
Lilburn City Park
76 Main Street
Lilburn, GA
July 4, 2018
5:30 p.m.         Live Music, Entertainment, Children’s Activities
Dark                Fireworks
FREE

Macon

Sparks over the Park Fireworks *
Lake Tobesofkee
Macon, Georgia
All Day            Lake and beaches open for fun
6:00 p.m.       Entertainment begins
9:15 p.m.        Fireworks

$5 per carload

Marietta

Fourth in the Park  *
Glover Park – Marietta Square
Marietta, Georgia
July 4, 2018
10:00 a.m.       Marietta Freedom Parade, Food, Arts and Crafts, Carnival, Music
Dark                Fireworks

Pine Mountain

July 4th Star Spangled Beach Party*
Callaway Gardens
Pine Mountain, GA
July 4, 2018
9:00 a.m.                         Gardens and beach open.
3:00 p.m.                        FSU Flying Circus performance, food and fun.
Dark                                 Fireworks
Admission charged

Powder Springs

Independence Day Celebration will not take place in 2018.

Rome

Patriotic Party at the Park*
Ridge Ferry Park
282 Riverside Parkway
Rome, Georgia
July 4, 2018
3:00 p.m.         Water side and games open; $5 per person
5:30 p.m.         Watermelon Eating Contest FREE
8:00 p.m.         Concert by Little Known Letter
9:45 p.m.         Fireworks

Roswell

4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza*
Roswell High School Football Field
11595 King Rd
Roswell, GA
July 4, 2018
5:30 p.m.        Kids Zone, Inflatables, Carnival, Games & Prizes, Food & Music
6:00 p.m.        The Last Call Band on Stage
7:30 p.m.        Banks & Shane on Stage
Dark                Fireworks
Admission:    Free (Carnival admission charged), bring blankets & chairs!
No dogs please.

St. Marys

Independence Celebration *
St. Marys Historic Waterfront
St. Marys, GA
July 4, 2018

9:00 a.m.       Festival begins with Events, Food, Music, Entertainment and More.
Dark                Fireworks over the St. Marys River
Free

St. Simons Island

Fireworks at Neptune Park*
Neptune Park
529 Beachview Drive
St. Simons Island, Georgia
July 4, 2018
9:00 p.m.           Fireworks (Visible along the beaches)
Admission:        Free
(Bring a chair and arrive early)

Savannah

River Street Fourth of July Celebration *
Historic River Street
Savannah, Georgia
July 4
4:00 p.m.         Music, Food and more.
Dark                     Fireworks

Sky Valley

July 4th at Sky Valley *
Sky Valley, Georgia
July 4, 2018
6:00 p.m.       Events begin
Dark                Fireworks (Bring chairs or blankets)

Statesboro

Firecracker Fest Fireworks*
Mill Creek Park
Statesboro, Georgia
July 4, 2018

5:00 p.m.        Food, fun and activities
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks

Thomasville

4th of July Celebration and Fireworks *
Downtown Thomasville
301 West Jackson Street
Thomasville, Georgia
July 4, 2018
6:30 p.m.         Music, Activities, face painting and bubble machines…
Dark                Fireworks
FREE

Tybee Island

Fourth of July Fireworks on the Pier *
Tybee Island Pier
Tybrisa Street and Strand Avenue
Tybee Island, GA
July 4, 2018
Dark                  Fireworks (visible all along the beach).
Admission:       Free

Valdosta

Light Up the Sky*
Wild Adventures Theme Park
3766 Old Clyattville Rd.
Valdosta, Georgia
July 4, 2018
Dark         Fireworks
Admission Charged.

Watkinsville

Oconee July 4th Spectacular *
Epps Bridge Centre
Watkinsville, Georgia
July 4
9:30 p.m.              Fireworks
FREE

Waycross

City of Waycross Fourth of July Celebration*
Memorial Stadium
515 Harrison Street
Waycross, Georgia
3:00 p.m.        Fun, food, entertainment & activities
Dark                Fireworks
FREE

Woodstock

July 4th Celebration *
Downtown Woodstock and Woodstock City Park
Hwy 92 near 575 (Target Shopping Center)
Woodstock, Georgia
July 4, 2018
10:00 a.m. Parade, Food, Fun
Dark          Fireworks (Woodstock City Park)

July 6, 2018