You’ve got a cookout planned, a great spot for fireworks, and you’re relaxing in the summer heat. What’s left? Live music. Few things are more fun than a concert, especially to celebrate a holiday in the middle of summer, when the concert season is at its peak. And the Atlanta area has a lot of concerts for you to check out over July 4th weekend, from R&B favorites to singer-songwriters, so find one you can’t miss and get your tickets before they sell out!
June 30 @ 8 p.m.
City Winery – 650 North Ave., Suite 201, Ponce City Market, Atlanta, GA 30308
Sip some wine and take in a live show with Michelle Shocked at the City Winery on June 30, performing her album Short Sharp Shocked in its entirety and also featuring guitarist Pete Anderson and his legendary trio. Tickets range from $24 to $32 and are on sale now.
Macon’s 4th of July Music Festival
June 30 @ 7:30 p.m.
Macon Centreplex Coliseum – 200 Coliseum Drive, Macon, GA 31217
Head to nearby Macon for a 4th of July music festival featuring Keith Sweat, Johnny Gill, Dru Hill, 112, and Jon B. Tickets are on sale now and range from $31 to $76.
July 1 @ 8 p.m.
Terminal West at King Plow Arts Center – 4887 West Marietta Street, Atlanta, GA 30318
Check out Parker Millsap, along with Garrett Owen, at Terminal West on July 1. Tickets start at $16 and are on sale now.
July 1 @ 8 p.m.
Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater – 201 McIntosh Trail, Peachtree City, GA 30269
Iconic singer Melissa Etheridge will perform in nearby Peachtree City on July 1. Tickets are on sale now and range from $50 to $100.
4th in the Park
Take a short drive over to Marietta for their Independence Day celebration, featuring a parade, arts and crafts, and live music from Caryn Womack and Jimmy Buffet cover band Sons of Sailors.