Fourth of July celebrations — complete with fireworks — are planned for two local cities, Sugar Hill and Braselton, as well as Lanier Islands.
Sparks in the Park
Sugar Hill will host Sparks in the Park, its annual free fireworks display, Sunday, July 3, at E. E. Robinson Park North. Festivities will begin at 6:30 p.m. with fireworks to start at sundown. Sibling Rivalry: Tristan and Tyler Reese Tritt will perform live during the event, and guests are invited to bring chairs and blankets, as well as food and drinks. Food trucks will be parked at the entrance to Sugar Hill Elementary School.
According to city officials, parking at the Level Creek E. E. Robinson Park North entrance lot is limited to those with American Disabilities Act stickers. Others may park and walk on sidewalks from Sugar Hill Elementary School, Sugar Hill Church and E. E. Robinson Park South to E. E. Robinson Park North. No shuttle service will be available.
Click here for more information on Sparks in the Park.
The city of Braselton will present a free fireworks show at dark on Monday, July 4. Celebrate Braselton — the city’s annual Fourth of July celebration — will also include a festival that begins at 5 p.m. with activities on the Town Green and food trucks. A parade will be held from 6 to 6:30 p.m. along Ga. Highway 53 through downtown and Braselton Park, and a concert on the Town Green will feature The Soul Purpose Band performing from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
For more information on Celebrate Braselton, including details on event parking, click here.
Fireworks at Lanier Islands
Lanier Islands will celebrate the Fourth of July beginning with fireworks on Saturday night, July 2, and continuing Sunday, July 3, and Monday, July 4. Fireworks begin at 10 p.m. on Paradise Beach. Admission is $14.99 per person. Click here for more information.