Kapow! An explosion of light shoots through the air and bursts into a beautiful display of twinkling fire. You know what that means, it’s Independence Day in Atlanta’s Sweet Spot! Experience the thrilling fireworks, concerts and events for yourself at one of Cobb County’s six 4th of July celebrations this year.

Salute to America – On July 3, 2021 The City of Kennesaw is hosting a free pre-Independence Day celebration. From 6 to 10 p.m., enjoy live music, festive street entertainment, food vendors and activities for children. At 9:30 p.m., head over to Adams Park, Depot Park or Main Street to watch the fireworks display.

2829 Cherokee Street, Kennesaw, GA

City of Marietta’s Fourth in the Park Celebration – Celebrate all day on Saturday, July 3 with a parade, live concerts, museum tours, an arts and crafts show, food, carnival games and a grand fireworks finale. The Let Freedom Ring Parade kicks things off at 10 a.m. Live music starts at noon and lasts and culminates in a full-scale concert from 8-9:30p.m. Expect a burst of fireworks at dark.

39-75 E Park Square, Marietta, GA

Acworth July 4th Concert & Fireworks – Acworth is celebrating with live music and fireworks at Cauble Park on July 4, from 4 to 10 p.m. Live music begins at 5:30 p.m., ending with fireworks at 9:30 p.m. General admission is free, but tables (seats six people) can be purchased for $50 each for City of Acworth residents or $70 for non-residents.

4425 Beach St, Acworth, GA

SpringsFest on the 4th – Come to Powder Springs on the 4th to celebrate our nation’s independence with a bang! There will be local vendors and artisans, entertainment, live performances and a Kids Zone featuring bouncy houses, face painters, kids games, food trucks and fireworks of course!

Thurman Springs Park, 4485 Pineview Dr., Powder Springs, GA

Braves 4th of July

Braves Fourth of July Celebration – Celebrate Independence Day with America’s team! The Braves will take on the Marlins on July 4th at 1:20 pm! Come early, the first 3,000 kids, 14 & under, through the gates will receive a mini Ronald Acuna Jr. bobblehead. Attend the Friday, July 2 game to experience a fireworks display fit for Los Bravos!

755 Battery Ave SE, Atlanta, GA

Coca-Cola July 4th Fest – Start your summer off with a bang. Enjoy fireworks, rides, discounted tickets and more when you celebrate Coca-Cola July 4th Fest at Six Flags Over Georgia. Grab a Coca-Cola and head over to the Metropolis section of the park for a great view of their epic fireworks show, beginning at 9:30 p.m. July 2-4.

275 Riverside Pkwy, Austell, GA

Check out the gallery below to see Independence Day celebrations from the past. Don’t forget to share sweet photos of your Fourth of July with us by using #AtlantasSweetSpot on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Your photo could be featured on our social media pages! To see more events happening in Cobb County, click here.