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 Sunday, July 3, 2022 The City of Kennesaw is hosting a free pre-Independence Day celebration. From 6 to 10 p.m., enjoy two stages of live music, festive street entertainment, food vendors, activities for children and a kids parade. At 9:30 p.m., head over to Adams Park, Depot Park or Main Street to watch the fireworks display. Learn more.

2829 Cherokee Street, Kennesaw, GA

City of Marietta’s Fourth in the Park Celebration – Celebrate all day on Monday, July 4, 2022 with a parade, live concerts, an arts and crafts show, a bell ringing ceremony, 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 culminates in a full-scale concert from 7 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Expect a burst of fireworks at dark. Learn more.

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, 2022, from 4 p.m. 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. Learn more.

4425 Beach St, Acworth, GA

Powder Springs 4th of July Celebration – Come to Powder Springs on July 4, 2022 starting at 6 p.m. to celebrate our nation’s independence with a bang! There will be a car show, food vendors, patriotic vendors, two live bands, beer and wine, kids activities, and an amazing fireworks show of course, starting at 9:30 p.m.! Learn more.

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 Cardinals on July 4, 2022 at 7:20 p.m.! Cheer on the Braves and experience a post-game fireworks display fit for Los Bravos! Learn more.

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 dark 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.