EVENT DATE : July 1, 9:00AM - July 1, 10:00PM
Callaway Gardens

The celebration begins early and lasts well into the night at the annual July 4th Star Spangled Beach Party at Robin Lake Beach. Highlights include beach activities, live music, the FSU Flying High Circus and annual Fireworks Extravaganza. Be sure to pack plenty of red, white and blue for this all-American Weekend! CallawayGardens.com

EVENT DATE : July 1, 10:00AM - July 1, 9:00PM
Georgia Aquarium

Celebrate Independence Day a little early at Georgia Aquarium on Saturday, July 1, with unlimited beer sampling, classic barbecue, live music from "The Regulars Band," and 500+ aquatic species! Red, White and Brew will be held in the magnificent Oceans Ballroom with views of beluga whales, manta rays and whale sharks. GeorgiaAquarium.org

EVENT DATE : July 4, 7:00AM - July 4, 12:00PM

The largest 10k in the United States returns on July 4, and while race registration is closed, there's always room to cheer on the thousands of runners from the sidelines! Join in on an Atlanta tradition. AtlantaTrackClub.org

EVENT DATE : July 4, 8:00AM - July 4, 10:00PM

Looking for the perfect location to celebrate 4th of July with family and friends? Pack up your picnic supplies and head to Dahlonega, only an hour’s drive north of Atlanta. Events include the Firecracker 5k race, a parade and an Adventure Zone and Watermelon Eating Contest for the kids! Shop at the American Market and check out the fireworks later. Dahlonega4thOfJuly.com

EVENT DATE : Every Thursday
Town Brookhaven

Movies on the Town continues through July 27.  Bring a blanket or chair and grab a bite from one of the restaurants to eat dinner on the green space before the movie starts. There's a blend of animated and non-animated movies that are great for families, date nights. The Lego Batman Movie, Hidden Figures, LaLa Land. TownBrookhaven.com

EVENT DATE : Every Friday
Atlanta Botanical Garden

Listen to some amazing music with the beautiful Botanical Gardens as your backdrop!  Michael Feinstein, Barenaked Ladies, and Brandi Carlile are scheduled to play some delicious summer tunes, so sit back and relax! AtlantaBG.org

EVENT DATE : July 14, 5:30PM - July 14, 9:30PM

This free event will celebrate the hard work of the food servers who work in the Atlanta restaurant industry and benefit The Giving Kitchen. Participants will race with a loaded server’s tray in one hand. Le Bilboquet will host the after-party. WaitersRaceAtl.org

EVENT DATE : July 14 & July 28
Callanwolde Fine Arts Center

Callanwolde’s Jazz on the Lawn showcases a lineup of Atlanta’s finest jazz treasures performing a mix of classic and contemporary jazz, swing, salsa, fusion, smooth and blues, in a perfect setting for summer outdoor concerts. Callanwolde.org

EVENT DATE : July 22, 11:00AM - July 22, 6:00PM
Piedmont Park

The Atlanta Ice Cream Festival was founded in 2010 out of a desire to provide family fun the entire community could enjoy. This fun event features America’s favorite dessert--ICE CREAM--but also includes a variety of health and wellness engagement activities, fitness routines, food & non-food vendors, live local musical entertainment and even a morning 5k Fight Cancer Walk. AtlantaIceCreamFestival.com