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LIVE, WORK, PLAY in Cherokee! Your Guide to 4th of July fun in Cherokee County

June 30, 2017

4th of July Fun In Cherokee County

The Outlet Shoppes of Atlanta- Woodstock, GA

Saturday 7.1.2017

12 PM – 4 PM

Join us for our 4th of July kickoff event on Saturday, July 1 Noon – 4pm!
– Power 96.1 and Star 94.1 on-site
– $1000 worth of giveaways
– Balloon Twisting
– Special Appearance by “Uncle Sam”
– Food sampling from our delicious restaurants
– Giant Checkers, Giant Jenga, and Giant Connect 4
All the fun in Center Court!

Woodstock Spectacular- Present by Northside Hospital Cherokee

Tuesday 7.4.2017

7 AM – 3 PM

Road Race:
7:15a.m. – Join us for the 21st Annual Woodstock Freedom Run. To register or get more information, visit

10:00a.m. – Starts at Woodstock Elementary on Rope Mill Road and travels down Main Street ending at Sam’s Club.

11:00a.m. – After the parade, join us in the Park at City Center for great family fun, live dj, food, arts, crafts, music, kids’ activities, and more. Live music, 11:00a.m.- 1:00p.m., Memory Dean


City of Woodstock Annual Independence Day Fireworks Display

Tuesday 7.4.2017

8 PM – 10 PM

Woodstock Square


At sunset, the City of Woodstock will offer its annual fireworks display in the area of Woodstock Square Avenue. It is anticipated that there will be a high volume of vehicular traffic on the roadways associated with this event. At the conclusion of the display, the Police Department will direct motorists to comply with the following:

• All traffic parked south of Highway 92 (including Super Target, BJ’s Wholesale Club, Lowe’s, Molly Lane and Woodstock Square Avenue) will be directed to turn right onto Highway 92 and travel east.
• All traffic parked north of Highway 92 (including The Home Depot, Big Lots, Hennessey Honda, and IHOP) will be directed to turn right onto Highway 92 and travel west.
• No left turns or U-turns will be permitted on Highway 92 during or after the scheduled event until the streets and parking lots are clear.

Sign boards will be present at exits to assist motorists with direction of travel.

The City of Woodstock and Woodstock Public Safety officials want to remind motorists to drive with caution around pedestrians, comply with uniformed police officers directing traffic, and allow for extra travel time to and from the events. Have a happy and safe Independence Day!

For more information on City of Woodstock Independence Day events, please visit


Canton 4th at Riverstone

Tuesday 7.4.2017

Schedule of Events:

5 PM- Parade Sponsored by The Thomas M. Brady Post of The American Legion

Annual 4th of July parad with new route surrounding the Riverstone Shopping Center.

6 – 9 PM Concert

FREE Live Music & good times by Anita and Party Life on the city stage in the main parking lot.

Dusk- Grand finale with spectacular annual 4th of July Fireworks at dusk!


6th Annual Faith and Freedom Festival

Ball Ground United Methodist Church

Festival features:

  • Crafts
  • Food Vendors
  • FREE Kid Zone
  • Live Music

3 PM Greater Promise

4:30 PM – 6:30 PM Michael Goss

5:30 PM Firewalk

7:30 PM- Worship Service by Atlanta Fest Talent Search, Sarlett Wool

7:50 PM- State Rep. Wes Catrell will speak followed by Pastor Jared Lathem, Minister of Ball Ground UMC

9:45 PM Fireworks