Enjoy July 4th Festivities And Fireworks At Wills Park

Released June 09, 2017 07:12 AM

Celebrate Independence Day with family and friends at Wills Park on Tuesday, July 4!  Event begins at 6PM, culminating in the City of Alpharetta’s annual fireworks extravaganza at dusk.

Musical entertainment kicks it off, with Alpharetta City Band performing patriotic tunes starting at 6PM, followed by a local band T James Band playing classic rock and new country favorites.

Located throughout the park, food vendors will serve festive fare until 10PM, including classics like barbeque, hot dogs and hamburgers, as well as Mediterranean-style dishes, wood-fired pizza, and tacos.  Old fashioned lemonade, Italian ice, snow balls and ice cream will also be available.

When coming to Wills Park for this year’s event, please note the following tips and rules:

  • Accessible parking is available near the 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 accept cash only and will be located on the event lawn, Wacky World area, and open field near the equestrian center.

  • 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, but the fireworks show is a rain or shine event.

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