Kennesaw’s traditional pre-Independence Day Salute to America celebration takes place on Tuesday, July 3 2012 from 6pm to 11pm. The event features live music on two stages as well as one of the biggest fireworks displays in North Georgia.
Looking for fireworks tonight? There are 4th of July celebrations in Marietta and Acworth:
Performers scheduled on the main stage are teen singing sensation Kaylin McClure at 6 pm; a Neil Diamond tribute show featuring the vocal talents of Conner Lorre at 6:30 pm; and the headline act is The Stranger, the world’s most authentic tribute to the legendary Billy Joel, at 8 pm. Family stage performers include the band Revolution, and singer-songwriters Hannah DeLane and Savannah Jade. The main stage will be located in front of the Depot, 2828 Cherokee St., across the street from the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History. The family stage will be located in a parking lot off Main St. near the pedestrian underpass.
The fireworks are scheduled to begin at 9:30 pm, and will be visible from several locations throughout downtown Kennesaw.
A wide selection of entrées, cold beverages and delicious snacks will be available for purchase. Attendees can bring food and beverages in picnic baskets or coolers. Barbecue grills will not be allowed. Possession or consumption of any alcoholic beverages is not permitted.
Tuesday, July 3 2012 from 6pm to 11pm
Free, no ticked is required
Parking will be available along Main Street, at the intersection of Main Street and Moon Station Road, behind the Southern Museum (off Shirley drive), and off Sardis Street (near the intersection of Big Shanty Drive). Main Street from Watts Drive to Summer Street and Watts Drive from Little General Clogger Ave to Main Street.
Historic Train Depot
2828 Cherokee Street
Kennesaw GA 30144
For more information about the Summer Concert Series, please call the Kennesaw Parks & Recreation Department at (770) 422-9714.
For more information, please call the Kennesaw Parks & Recreation Department at (770) 422-9714.