July 4th Fireworks at Wills Park

Celebrate Independence Day with family and friends at Wills Park on July 4! Alpharetta Recreation and Parks will host an evening of entertainment and children’s activities on the lawn and field behind Alpharetta Community Center from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., with our spectacular fireworks display to begin at dusk! 

Enjoy inflatables, face painting, balloon animals and fun in the children’s area, sponsored by Alpharetta Golden Age Club, with wristbands available for nominal fees. Food vendors located throughout the park will serve festive fare from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., including barbeque, hot dogs, hamburgers, Mediterranean style dishes, wood-fired pizza, tacos, grilled cheese, kettle corn, tapas, old fashioned lemonade, Italian ice, snow balls, ice cream and shaved ice delights!

Alpharetta City Band is set to perform patriotic tunes starting at 6 p.m., followed by local band, Serious Business, playing classic rock and new country favorites. Red, white and blue glow sticks sold by Alpharetta’s Police Explorers will be a fundraiser for new uniforms and training materials. Top off the night relaxing in your lawn chair as we kick off a spectacular July 4th fireworks show!


Here is important information to keep in mind for your July 4th event plans at Wills Park:


• Accessible parking available near Wacky World Playground. Old Milton Parkway between Highway 9 and Wills Road will close when parking lots are full.

• Alcohol and tobacco are prohibited in the park per City ordinance.

• Pets must be on leashes or in a crate.

• Charcoal grills are strictly prohibited. Small propane grills are allowed with permit. To obtain a permit, call 678-297-6123.

• Food vendors and children’s entertainment will accept cash only.

• To ensure safety of the large crowd attending, the City discourages use of personal fireworks in the park during this event.

• Some activities may be delayed or canceled due to inclement weather. However, the fireworks will be shot, rain or shine!

• For event information, contact 678-297-6132 or jlsimpson@alpharetta.ga.us