The city of Marietta is hosting an all-day “4th in the Park” celebration on Saturday, July 3, 2021.
The event runs from 10 a.m. till 11 p.m., with fireworks after dark.
The 4th of July events include a parade, free live concerts, an arts and crafts show, food, carnival games, and the fireworks finale.
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The Marietta Independence Day parade is scheduled to include more than 30 floats and approximately 2,000 participants. Entries include marching units from the City of Marietta, civic organizations, beauty queens, scouts, and local businesses.
The parade begins at 10:00am at Roswell Street Baptist Church. It travels west on Roswell Street, north on East Park Square past Glover Park and the Square, down Cherokee Street, and ends at North Marietta Parkway.
The end of the parade marks the start of the Summer Festival. Food concessions, arts and crafts and carnival will provide plenty to do for the whole family.
From 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., you can enjoy an arts & crafts sale, a Kids Zone, festival food, and live entertainment.
Arts & Crafts booths will be open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Food will be available from a variety of concessions beginning at 10 am. Marietta Square restaurants will also be open for business.
Kids Zone featuring a huge interactive play area from 10 am to dark; tickets for games available at booths located throughout the park.
2:00pm — Concert featuring Scott Thompson
2:00pm — Bell Ringing Ceremony
2:30pm — Concert featuring Atlanta Concert Band
7:00pm — Concert featuring Scott Thompson
8:00pm – 9:30pm — Concert featuring Bogey and the Viceroy
The display will light up the sky to a background of patriotic music. Fireworks begin around 9:30 p.m. and are shot from the parking lot of the Marietta First United Methodist Church.