The Star Spangled Classic is back! This family friendly Independence Day celebration will take place Saturday, July 1 in Downtown Athens.
Activities begin at 5:00 p.m. and includes live music by Cosmic Charlie, children’s activities, and food trucks. The festival area is located on Washington Street (between Lumpkin Street and Jackson Street) and College Avenue (between Hancock Avenue and Broad Street).
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 Clarke County Courthouse.
How could this event be even better? Give the Star Spangled Classic its own soundtrack! This year's event will be synchronized to a patriotic playlist you can download straight to your smartphone! Download the free app today and be ready when the amazing fireworks display illuminates downtown Athens!
The community is invited to celebrate 241 years of American independence with this family friendly event in historic downtown. This event is free of charge. For more information, please call 706-613-3620.
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Thank you to Taziki's for providing dinner to all Star Spangled Classic volunteers.
Thank you to our sponsors for their generous support: