Fireworks and Summer Concert Series

Kennesaw’s traditional pre-Independence Day Salute to America celebration has been rescheduled for August 3, 2013. The event features live music on two stages as well as one of the biggest fireworks displays in North Georgia.

Hollywood Nights, the ultimate tribute to Bob Seger and The Silver Bullet Band, will perform a free concert on the main stage located near the Depot at 7:30pm. 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. A family entertainment stage will showcase local dancers and music acts. 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.

Wednesday, July 3 2013 from 6pm to 11pm
Saturday, August 3, 2013

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

(770) 422-9714 

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 or visit


  1. PChap says

    THE best fireworks in the area. Great job, again, Kennesaw. We saw them for the first time last year and decided Kennesaw puts on the very best show around. It was the only show we went to this year.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>