Postponed or canceled Fourth of July Events


Here are some more photos from the fireworks at Centennial Olympic Park.

ATLANTA - The following Fourth of July events have been postponed or canceled because of the threat of rain and thunderstorms. Check back to see updates as we get them. Click here to get the holiday weekend forecast from Severe Weather Team 2.


  • Acworth - July 4th concert and fireworks moved to July 19.
  • Six Flags Over Georgia in Austell. Thrilling rides and attractions, fun games and fireworks show. Postponed until July 6. Fireworks begin at 9:30 p.m.
  • Covington - Independence Day celebration moved to July 6.
  • Cartersville - The fireworks show on Lake Allatoona has been canceled. Rain check dates are July 20 or July 26.
  • Calhoun - The Star Spangled Celebration has been postponed until Sept. 7.
  • Canton - The July 4th fireworks display has been canceled. A new date will be announced within the next week.
  • Carrollton People's Parade.  The parade begins at Dairy Queen on US Hwy 27 South.  It has been rescheduled for July 13.
  • Chamblee Fourth of July Celebration. 5 p.m. Rescheduled for July 7. Free. Keswick Park, 3496 Keswick Drive, Chamblee. 770-986-5016,
  • Dahlonega - Festivities have been rescheduled due to inclement weather! Celebrate Independence Day in Dahlonega, Georiga on Saturday, July 6th. Please note that the Firecracker 5k/10k and Fun Run will still take place on Thursday, July 4th.
  • Decatur - Independence Day events have been postponed until Sept. 28 with a Pied Piper Parade, Concert on the Square and fireworks.
  • Douglasville  - July 4th parade has been canceled. The fireworks show will be rescheduled for Labor Day.
  • Duluth  - Duluth Celebrates America has been rescheduled for Sept. 14, following the Dulth Fall Festival concert. 770-476-3434,
  • East Point - The July 4th Hometown Celebration has been rescheduled for July 6, 5-11 p.m. The fireworks display starts at 9:30 p.m.
  • Ellijay - Celebration scheduled for July 4th from 3-10 p.m. has been re-scheduled for Saturday, July 6th due to the impending inclement weather.
  • Fulton County - Wolf Creek Amphitheater presents the RED, WHITE & BOOM Concert and Fireworks Show. Fireworks canceled, concert still on.
  • Hall County  - Fourth of July Fireworks at Laurel Park has been rescheduled for Sept. 2, 9 a.m. 3100 Old Cleveland Highway, Gainesville.
  • Thursday Thunder and Fireworks at AMS in Hampton. Event postponed until July 25 Atlanta Motor Speedway, 1500 N. U.S. 41, Hampton. 770-946-4211,
  • Heard County - Chattahoochee Independence Day in Franklin has been rescheduled for July 6.
  • Helen - Fireworks planned for Thursday to kick off Helen's centennial celebration has been rescheduled for Saturday, Aug. 17.
  • Hiram - The Red, White and Boom event scheduled for July 5 has been postponed to a date yet to be determined.
  • Jackson - The fireworks show has been postponed until July 7.
  • Lilburn - Sparkle in the Park fireworks has been rescheduled for Sept. 1.
  • Marietta Freedom Parade and Fourth in the Park. This event has been canceled. The city is working on rescheduling the event.
  • Milton - The July 4 parade has been cancelled. It will not be rescheduled.
  • Mountain Park - The City of Mountain Park has rescheduled its fireworks display for Saturday, July 6th.
  • Newnan - The Newnan Rotary Club’s Independence Day fireworks show has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. July 13.
  • Oxford Parade - The parade has been canceled due to weather concerns and will not be rescheduled.
  • Paulding County IndepenDance at the Polebarn - The fireworks scheduled for July 6 at the Taylor Farm Park will be rescheduled.
  • Peachtree City  - The parade begins at 9 a.m. July 4 on Peachtree Parkway South. View the parade route map online at This event has been rescheduled for Labor Day Weekend.
  • Star Spangled Snellville. Due to predictions of inclement weather, the activities scheduled for July 4th have been postponed until Saturday, August 31st.
  • Sugar Hill - July 3rd Sparks in the Park Fireworks have been cancelled. The event is rescheduled for Saturday Aug. 3.
  • Villa Rica  - July 3rd Fireworks have been rescheduled for Aug. 30 due to weather.
  • Woodstock’s Festival in the Park.  The Main Street parade has been canceled. The fireworks show has been rescheduled for Sept. 2. Other events continue: Freedom Run begins at at 7:30 a.m. July 4;  Festival in the Park from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration $30 for race, other events free. Main Street, downtown Woodstock.


For a complete list of July Fourth events around metro Atlanta click here.