Celebrate July 4th in Alpharetta



                       
The Fourth of July is an exciting time to visit Alpharetta.  Spend time with friends and family Under the Pines at a Matilda's concert. Pack a picnic and be prepared to have a blast while listening to some fabulous tunes in Alpharetta's funky and friendly music venue. After the holiday celebrations, visit the Farmers Market to pick up some fresh goodies or pack a picnic and stop by Chukkar Farms to see James Casto perform.
           

July 4th events
 
 
Eat Your Way Across the USA
July 1, 2014
Salud! Cooking School at Harry's Farmers Market
1180 Upper Hembree Rd.
Roswell, GA
Alpharetta, GA
770-442-3354
http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/events?store=6462
The real fireworks on the 4th is the regional cooking on full display in backyards around the country. Join us on a culinary tour of some of the best across the U.S.!

Alpharetta Food Truck Alley
July 3, 2014
5 - 9 p.m.
Downtown Alpharetta
Old Roswell Street
Alpharetta, GA
Website
Feast on the street every Thursday evening at Alpharetta Food Truck Alley! This weekly gathering will have a variety of 6-8 rotating food trucks and music each week.

July 4th Festivities and Fireworks

July 4, 2014
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wills Park
1825 Old Milton Parkway
Alpharetta, GA
678-297-6133
www.alpharetta.ga.us
Celebrate Independence Day with family and friends at Wills Park on Friday, July 4, 2014!  Our spectacular fireworks display begins at dusk! Fireworks will be shot regardless of the weather conditions. Opening events featuring the Presentation of Colors, Pledge of Allegiance and National Anthem will begin at 5:30 p.m. The City Band will play from 6:15 - 7 p.m. and Serious Business will play from 7:15 - 9:15 p.m. Children's activities will include inflatables, face painting and much more! Food vendors will be on-site, please bring cash.
 
Under the Pines at Matilda's Concert Series featuring the City Hotel String Band
July 4, 2014
8:30 p.m.
Matilda's
377 South Main Street
Alpharetta, GA
Welcome to the fabulously funky world of Matilda’s Cottage. Set on 3 ½ acres among tall pines just south of downtown Alpharetta and adjacent to Wills Park, Matilda’s offers live outdoor music “Under the Pines” throughout the spring and summer months. Bring your lawn chairs, a picnic and even your dog for an unforgettably laid back evening of entertainment.
 
Chukkar Farms Concert Series featuring James Casto with Special Guests
July 4 & 5, 2014
8:00 p.m.
Chukkar Farms
1140 Liberty Grove Road
Alpharetta, GA
www.homebydark.com
James Casto’s percussive-piano-pop keyboards and soulful vocals have created a loyal following of fans. His concerts at Chukkar Farm feature some of the best performing songwriters in the country in one of the most beautiful settings in Georgia.
 
Alpharetta Farmers Market
July 5, 2014
8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Downtown Alpharetta
Old Canton St.
Alpharetta, GA
Website
At the Downtown Alpharetta Farmers' Market you will find farmers with fruits, vegetables and natural meats, gardeners with fresh flowers and herbs, and makers of all sorts of edible home goods from yummy desserts and breads to local raw honey and homemade sauces, jellies, soaps.
 
HOWLpharetta Ghost Tours
July 5, 2014
8:30 p.m.
Downtown Alpharetta
Alpharetta, GA
Website
Experience some of historic downtown Alpharetta’s extensive history through a narrated walking tour. Some regular sites through the journey include the original site of City Hall, a famous restaurant that is rumored to be haunted, shops with local flair, turn of the century hotels and a local favorite, Resthaven Cemetery.


           
July 4th in Alpharetta Video