The event is CANCELED for 2021.
The city of Chamblee posted a very nice explanation of its decision to cancel the 4th of July celebrations this year, and it’s not what you might think.
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The city of Chamblee will host a family-oriented Fourth of July celebration in Keswick Park. The event takes place from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Thursday, July 4th, 2019.
There will be live music, fireworks, food, and activities for kids and families.
Keswick Park is located at 3496 Keswick Drive in Chamblee, just off Johnson Ferry Road where it connects to Peachtree Blvd., inside the Perimeter.
Activities and events on July 4th
Children’s Bike Parade at 5 p.m.
Children are encouraged to decorate bikes, tricycles, wagons, or whatever they’d like, with a patriotic theme. Any child wishing to participate should meet at Chamblee Middle School (3601 Sexton Woods Dr.) around 4:45 p.m. The parade will begin at 5 p.m., and will be lead by a Chamblee police officer down the quarter-mile route to the event stage at Keswick Park. Everyone participating will receive a commemorative keepsake.
FREE Inflatables open from 5 to 8 p.m.
Inflatables will be located on the soccer field for the kids to enjoy. FREE.
FREE Concert and Dance Party at 6:30 p.m.
Live music by the Crystal Clear Band will rock the park, with everything from Motown Classics to current chart-toppers.
The fireworks show will begin at 9:30 p.m.
Know before you go…
You may bring in your own food and beverages — EXCEPT for alcohol. Please limit your cooler size to 30 quarts or less.
Bring a blanket or lawn chairs.
Parking at Keswick Park will be limited on July 4th and will fill up early in the day (activities start at 5 p.m.)
If you can walk, bike, or use a rideshare service, please do that — particularly if you’re coming later for the concert and/or fireworks.
There will be handicapped parking at the Community Building on Keswick Drive.
You can park at Chamblee Middle School (3601 Sexton Woods Dr.) and walk over. It’s less than a 10-minute walk.
You can also park at the Walmart shopping center and take the Chamblee Rail Trail to Keswick Park. It’s a short, scenic walk. Just follow the paved trail to the left of the underground parking entrance.
If you take the Marta Gold Line to the Chamblee Station, you can also walk to the festival via the Chamblee Rail Trail. Or, grab a rideshare at the Station.