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October 8, 2021
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Midland Greenway
682 Grove Street
Gainesville, GA 30501
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Bicentennial Community Concert & Fireworks

Friday, October 8, 2021

Drivin N Crying will perform; Fireworks following

On November 30, 2021, Gainesville turns 200! We are kicking off the bicentennial celebrations at Mule Camp Market with a free concert and fireworks on Friday night. Opening acts take the stage at 6:30 p.m. Drivin N Cryin will headline and fireworks will immediately follow the show. The concert stage is located at the Midland Greenway Amphitheater, 682 Grove Street. 

Schedule of Events

Bicentennial Celebration, concert & fireworks
Friday: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Luke Latimer, 6:30 p.m. | Homemade Pants, 7 p.m. | Drivin N Cryin, 8:30 p.m. | Fireworks following

Bicentennial Community Stage, local talent and eating contests
Saturday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Come early and explore the Mule Camp Market, carnival and food trucks. View calendar details of Mule Camp Market for festival attractions, events and hours. And while you are exploring, ride the new Gainesville Trolley to the Historic Gainesville Square for sidewalk sales happening Friday and Saturday.

This free concert is sponsored by the Gainesville Jaycees, the City of Gainesville and Main Street Gainesville.

Gainesville JayceesMain Street GainesvilleGainesville Bicentennial

Parking and Gainesville Trolley Service

Park at the Main Street Parking Deck, 301 Main Street, and ride the trolley to the Mule Camp Market.
The Trolley route will have 2 stops: (1) The Main Street parking deck and (2) The Midland Greenway @ Parker Street

Trolley hours for Mule Camp Market, including the Bicentennial Concert:

  • Friday, 11 a.m. - 11 p.m. (with a brief pause for 15 minutes during the firework show)
  • Saturday, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Sunday, 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Other parking options:
Historic City Hall, 117 Jesse Jewell Parkway
City of Gainesville Public Safety Complex, 535 Banks Street
On-street parking where indicated
Hall County Parking Facility, 225 Green Street
All Parking Decks are FREE in Gainesville! 

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