Why travel to Atlanta to see fireworks when you can see a show right here in Henry County? That’s right, it’s almost that time of year for the annual Henry County Fireworks Extravaganza. This event, held every year at Nash Farm Battlefield, is a great way to come out and honor the soldiers of past and present that fight for our freedom.
You can start the day off with a run at the Firecracker 5K/10K Race to support Henry County Special Oympics. The race starts at 8a.m.for both the 5k and the 10k. At 2 p.m.the events for the rest of the day will begin.
While the food and fireworks are fun, it is important to remember what this day represents for our country and the true reason for why we celebrate. In 1776 our country gainedit’sindependence from Great Britain when the Declaration of Independence was signed. This year, for the Fourth of July, let’s celebrate 239 years of being a free country and as we watch the fireworks going up in the sky keep in mind that not every country is as lucky as we are.
If interested in attending this years Fireworks Extravaganza, the pricing is as follows:
$20 per Vehicle up to 6 passengers
$35 for vans up to 10 passengers
Over 10 +$5 per person
Children 5 and under FREE
Stay the whole day or come just for the fireworks, whatever you choose I’m sure you will have a great time.
Source: Henry County Fireworks