Fete our nation's birthday in style. Whether it's 4th of July events at Callaway Gardens or the National Infantry Museum we’ve rounded up the top six ways to commemorate Independence Day in the Columbus, GA metro area.
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Freedom Fest
National Infantry Museum
Sat., Jul. 4, 2015
11:00AM- 6:00PM
The National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center will host its third annual community-wide Independence Day celebration on Saturday, July 4, 2014. Freedom Fest will be filled with music, kids’ activities, historical reenactments, food and fun.

Springer Theatre Academy Independence Day Parade
Downtown Columbus, Springer Theatre
Sat., Jul. 4, 2015
Arrive at the Springer’s Main Theatre at 10am for the opportunity to march through downtown Columbus. The parade ends at 11am with a round of patriotic songs back on the Springer Stage. Flags and some decorations will be provided, but you’re welcome to bring your own!

Star Spangled Beach Party at Callaway Gardens
Callaway Gardens
Sat., Jul. 4, 2015
7:00 AM- 10:00 PM
The celebration begins early and lasts well into the night at Callaway Gardens annual July 4th Star Spangled Beach Party at Robin Lake Beach. Highlights include beach activities, live music - headlined by the Swingin' Medallions, the FSU Flying High Circus and fireworks extravaganza.

July 4th Celebration at Florence Marina State Park
Florence Marina State Park, 218 Florence Rd, Omaha, GA
Sat., Jul. 4, 2015
10:00AM – 4:00PM
Florence Marina State Park invites you to attend their annual 4th of July activities. There will be boat rides, crafts, and games available for the whole family!

Westville Independence Day Celebration
Sat., Jul. 4, 2015
10:00 AM- 5:00 PM
Come and Celebrate Independence Day at Westville!  On the 4th of July, Westville will celebrate the Holiday with old-fashioned fun! Join them for three legged races, sack races, greased pole climb, hobby horse races, and hourly anvil blowing.

Lafayette Square Picnic and Concert
LaGrange, GA
Sat., Jul. 4, 2015
7:00PM- 11:00PM
Head to Lagrange for their Red, White & Blue picnic & concert. There will be a patriotic musical program presented by the LaGrange Symphony Orchestra and movie Apollo 13 will play at dusk. You’re welcome to bring a picnic dinner, table and chairs, lawn chairs and blankets.

For additional information on each event, please visit: http://www.muscogeemoms.com.