This family-friendly Independence Day celebration will take place Saturday, June 28, 2019. The community is invited to celebrate 242 years of American independence with this family-friendly event. This event is free of charge
Activities begin at 5:00 p.m. and includes live music children’s activities, and food trucks. Kids Zone, featuring bouncy houses and a variety of rides, will have a fee of $2 - $7.
The highlight of the evening will be a fabulous fireworks display scheduled for approximately 9:30 p.m. The fireworks will be launched in the vicinity of the Classic Center parking deck.
Public parking is available at parking meters and the four downtown parking decks. Normal rates apply. Private parking lots may allow public parking for a fee, but some may not allow any public parking and may tow or boot vehicles parked there without permission. Check for signs or instructions before parking vehicles in any locations.
Please note: Athens Transit will be closing on the evening of the Star Spangled Classic at 7:45 p.m.
Thank you to our sponsors for their financial contributions. Their generous support ensure the Star Spangled Classic will be a fun-filled evening that sure to fill the streets with cheer and light up the nights sky.