You can look at the heavy rain over the Fourth of July holiday as a curse or a blessing. Because of heavy rain in area many fireworks displays have been rescheduled to later in the month. Here is an updated list of what’s happening.
- Acworth – July 4th concert and fireworks moved to July 19.www.acworth.org/
- Cartersville – The fireworks show on Lake Allatoona has been canceled. Rain check dates are July 20 or July 26.
- Calhoun – The Star Spangled Celebration has been postponed until Sept. 7. www.northwestgeorgiaregionalfair.com
- Canton – The July 4th fireworks display has been canceled. A new date will be announced within the next week.
- Carrollton People’s Parade. The parade begins at Dairy Queen on US Hwy 27 South. It has been rescheduled for July 13. www.visitcarrollton.com.
- Decatur – Independence Day events have been postponed until Sept. 28 with a Pied Piper Parade, Concert on the Square and fireworks. www.decaturga.com
- Douglasville – July 4th parade has been canceled. The fireworks show will be rescheduled for Labor Day. www.ci.douglasville.ga.us
- Duluth – Duluth Celebrates America has been rescheduled for Sept. 14, following the Dulth Fall Festival concert. 770-476-3434, www.duluth-ga.com
- Hall County – Fourth of July Fireworks at Laurel Park has been rescheduled for Sept. 2, 9 a.m. 3100 Old Cleveland Highway, Gainesville.
- Helen – Fireworks planned for Thursday to kick off Helen’s centennial celebration has been rescheduled for Saturday, Aug. 17.
- Kennesaw’s Salute to America. July 3 Fireworks have been postponed due to weather. No new date has been set. www.kennesawjuly3.com.
- Lilburn – Sparkle in the Park fireworks has been rescheduled for Sept. 1.www.cityoflilburn.com
- Newnan – The Newnan Rotary Club’s Independence Day fireworks show has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. July 13. www.ci.newnan.ga.us
- Peachtree City – The parade begins at 9 a.m. July 4 on Peachtree Parkway South. View the parade route map online at http://maps.peachtree-city.org/ This event has been rescheduled for Labor Day Weekend.
- Star Spangled Snellville. Due to predictions of inclement weather, the activities scheduled for July 4th have been postponed until Saturday, August 31st. www.snellvillepride.com/
- Sugar Hill – July 3rd Sparks in the Park Fireworks have been cancelled. The event is rescheduled for Saturday Aug. 3. www.cityofsugarhill.com
- Villa Rica – July 3rd Fireworks have been rescheduled for Aug. 30 due to weather.www.villarica.org