Fourth Of July Fireworks Rescheduled

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(Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

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
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Decatur – Independence Day events have been postponed until Sept. 28 with a Pied Piper Parade, Concert on the Square and fireworks.
  • Douglasville  – July 4th parade has been canceled. The fireworks show will be rescheduled for Labor Day.
  • Duluth  – Duluth Celebrates America has been rescheduled for Sept. 14, following the Dulth Fall Festival concert. 770-476-3434,
  • 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.
  • Lilburn – Sparkle in the Park fireworks has been rescheduled for Sept.
  • Newnan – The Newnan Rotary Club’s Independence Day fireworks show has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. July 13.
  • Peachtree City  – The parade begins at 9 a.m. July 4 on Peachtree Parkway South. View the parade route map online at 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.
  • Sugar Hill – July 3rd Sparks in the Park Fireworks have been cancelled. The event is rescheduled for Saturday Aug. 3.
  • Villa Rica  – July 3rd Fireworks have been rescheduled for Aug. 30 due to
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