• Local folks and visitors from near and far came to Ellijay for the annual Fourth of July event, held on Saturday this year, and as usual, the parade was a hit.
    Local folks and visitors from near and far came to Ellijay for the annual Fourth of July event, held on Saturday this year, and as usual, the parade was a hit.
  • Children check out a fire truck at the Public Safety Day event.
    Children check out a fire truck at the Public Safety Day event.
  • Submariners ride in the Fourth parade.
    Submariners ride in the Fourth parade.
  • Thousands waited for the Fourth fireworks to get underway.
    Thousands waited for the Fourth fireworks to get underway.
  • The sandbox in the River Street parking lot was a huge draw for kids.
    The sandbox in the River Street parking lot was a huge draw for kids.
  • Youth in Fire & Rescue Explorers Post 443 carry their banner in the parade.
    Youth in Fire & Rescue Explorers Post 443 carry their banner in the parade.
  • Kharisma Jazzmatic Funk kept everyone dancing during their set.
    Kharisma Jazzmatic Funk kept everyone dancing during their set.

Ellijay goes big on annual Independence Day celebration

Scroll through the pictures to enjoy a glimpse into the celebration in downtown Ellijay on Saturday, July 2.

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