Wednesday, July 4, 2012
The community's first annual bike parade was held on Independence Day.
Parades come in all shapes, forms and sizes, and Brookhaven's Drew Valley community held its first annual such event on Wednesday. Check out the video to see the exciting highlights.
Tuesday, July 3, 2012
Fireworks, festivals, fireworks, parades, fireworks, celebrations ... Oh, did we mention fireworks?
There's a lot more to Atlanta on the 4th of July than the Peachtree Road Race. The metro area is home to lots of great Independence Day celebrations and events. So, for your 4th of July activity guide, here's a list of what's happening on our signature national holiday: Avondale Estates: Lineup for Avondale Estates' city parade starts at 9:15 a.m. at Avondale High. The parade steps off at 10 a.m. Fireworks will be set off over Avondale Lake at dark, and the Bluenotes will perform at the lake. Buckhead: Lenox Square is home to the largest fireworks display in the southeast. The show begins at 6 pm with local bands providing live musical entertainment. The fireworks are scheduled to begin at approximately 9:35 p.m. Lenox Square shops are …
Monday, July 2, 2012
If you take pictures or shoot video at a parade, cookout or fireworks, you can post them on Brookhaven Patch.
The Fourth of July always involves crowds -- whether it's at the fireworks, a parade or the swimming pool. That means somebody is always shooting photos or video. Patch readers would like to see what you have to offier. To share those images with them, go to the Pics & Clips download page. Here is a video of last year's Chamblee 4th of July fireworks spectacular. Have a great Fourth of July!
Thursday, June 28, 2012
Check out this video from last year's event.
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Thursday, June 28, 2012
Keswick Park in Chamblee will be the site of the city's big 4th of July celebration next Wednesday, and the day will end with a major fireworks show. Check out this video from last year's event.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
The annual event is set to begin at 2 pm at Keswick Park.
Chamblee is gearing up for its annual Fourth of July celebration, which gets underway at 2 pm next Wednesday at Keswick Park. This year's lineup includes musical performances by Chris Cauley of NBC-TV’s “The Voice,” singer/songwriter Nathan Ware and the Mike Veal Band. The day will include a 3 pm bike parade; circus shows at both 3:30 and 5; a 4 pm pony hop race and a 4:30 watermelon seed spitting contest. Other activities include moonwalks, spider/bungee jumping, train rides, rock wall climbing, corn hole games and more. A fireworks show will conclude the evening.
Monday, July 4, 2011
See what your fellow Brookhaven fun-seekers are up to this Independence Day
It's that time of year again to pull out the sparklers, flags, fireworks, and the red, white and blue coozies. The Fourth of July long weekend is here! Are you going to check out the fireworks at Lenox, the Braves game, or the parade in Dunwoody during your celebrations this year? Perhaps your family will enjoy backyard barbecue grilling and poolside fun? Check out what Brookhaven locals and visitors are doing to celebrate the anniversary of U.S. independence on this week's Patch Asks!