July Fourth Activities Around Lake Oconee

4th of July around Lake Oconee

Haven’t decided what you’ll be doing for July Fourth this year? Here’s a few events going on for the entire family to attend. Hopefully, you’ll be getting to spend most of your time on the lake! Be careful and enjoy the holiday!


Saturday, July 1st Local Heroes Celebration – Madison

Farmview Market is celebrating our local heroes by hosting a pre-4th of July celebration. The farmers market will be open to view, local vendors will be offering samples and there will be live music. Local heroes, otherwise known as law enforcement, firefighters, ems, active duty military and veterans, will receive a FREE sack lunch! For more information visit https://farmviewmarket.com/

Farmview Market Local Heroes Celebration

Monday, July 3rd The Tams Concert & Fireworks [Ritz-Carlton Guests Only] Greensboro

Do you remember The Tams? We sure do and we love Motown music. The performance will begin at 7:45 and is followed by fireworks. Although, you must be a guest to attend this concert and the fireworks. However, you can see the fireworks by boat! For more information visit http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/hotels/georgia/reynolds/hotel-overview/calendar

Monday, July 3rd Fireworks! – Madison

Join the city of Madison for the Independence Day fireworks at Heritage Park. Fireworks start at dark, just head on over a little before to find parking! For more details call Main Street 706-342-1251 ext 208.

Monday, July 3rd Independence Day Concert & Picnic – Madison

Celebrate Independence Day at the Madison-Morgan Cultural Center with a picnic and live entertainment by the Athens Classic City Band. This is a free event, just bring your own food and have a good time! For more information,  visit http://www.mmcc-arts.org/community-events.html

Cultural Center Independence Day Celebration

Tuesday, July 4th Fourth of July Celebration – Eatonton

Reynolds Lake Oconee will be hosting their annual Red White and Boom celebration on Monday in Great Waters. You must be a member of Reynolds to attend this event, unless you’re viewing by boat! The event starts at 5:00PM, at 6:00PM food stations will open and at dark the fireworks will start! Tickets are $28/adult, $13.50/children ages 4-12. Children under 4 are free. Children’s recreation wristbands are $15/wristband. You can purchase a wristband at Eighty8 Kitchen+Cocktails, The National Tavern, The Landing, The Waterview Pub, and The Lake Club Wellness Desk.

Fourth of July Lake Oconee

Tuesday, July 4th Fourth of July Celebration & BBQ – Buckhead (the real one ? )

The city of Buckhead and the Morgan County Fire Department are hosting their annual Fourth of July Celebration and BBQ. Seriously, these are some of the best fireworks around. Buckhead does such a great job creating a fantastic show for the community and they’ve been doing it for many, many years! Food will be served from 6:00PM-8:00PM and plates are $8/piece; fireworks start at dark. There will also be raffles, children’s games, live entertainment and much more! The event is free to attend (unless you’re eating) and will take place (as it does every year) at the Buckhead Volunteer Fire Department. There will be various parking areas, just look for the signs! For more information contact the Morgan County Fire Department at 706-343-6503.

Buckhead 4th of July