Cobb Symphony Orchestra:
“Star-Spangled Spectacular.” Patriotic favorites and a fireworks finale. 8 p.m. July 1. Free. Legacy Gazebo Amphitheater, Kennesaw State University, 1000 Chastain Road, Kennesaw. 770-423-6650, www.kennesaw.edu/arts.
Fourth in the Park Festival:
A parade themed “One Nation — United” comprises 100 entries and will start at Roswell Street Baptist Church. Festivities include arts and crafts, carnival games, entertainment, food concessions, an evening concert and fireworks. 10 a.m.-10:30 p.m. July 4. Free admission. Marietta Square, Roswell Street at Park Square, Marietta. 770-429-1115, www.mariettasquare.com
High-energy party band at the Kennesaw Summer Concert Series, plus an early celebration of Independence Day with fireworks. 8 p.m. July 3. Free admission; $40 reserved table for six. Kennesaw Depot, 2828 Cherokee St., Kennesaw. 770-422-9714, www.kennesaw-ga.gov/pkrec.
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