Thousands celebrate Independence Day in historic Marietta

Published: Jul. 4, 2022 at 11:48 AM EDT
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MARIETTA, Ga. (CBS46) - The City of Marietta is hosting its annual “4th In The Park Celebration” Monday with a parade, free live concerts, arts and crafts show, food, carnival games and fireworks finale.

As many as 30,000 spectators lined Roswell Street for the parade, which featured 2,000 participants, ranging from civic organizations to beauty queens to scouts to local business representatives.

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Afternoon events are scheduled as follows:

12 p.m. Concert featuring Scott Thompson

2 p.m. Bell Ringing Ceremony

2:30 p.m. Concert featuring the Atlanta Concert Band

7 p.m. Concert featuring Josh Jones

8 to 9:30 p.m. Concert featuring Departure: The Journey Tribute Band

The fireworks will follow the concert.