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Come celebrate our nation’s Independence with us in a fun-filled exciting day in Marietta!
Become a part of the “Blue Blizzard” with Cobb Democrats at Marietta’s July 4 Parade. Let’s ratchet up our BLUE pride and make a splash on Cobb County’s grandest stage. We will gather at
• The parade will begin at the Roswell Street Baptist Church, 774 Roswell St NE, Marietta, Ga. 30060. Walkers should arrive no later than 9:15 am, but keep in mind parking is limited and you may want to come earlier. The location of our float will be staged in “A” section, with our entry number being #077.
• Prohibited items: No hand held signs, candidate material, or handing/tossing candy into the crowd of onlookers.
• The parade will continue on, rain or shine. Please remember it will be hot, items you may wish to bring are: a water bottle, sunglasses, hat, and sunscreen.
• There is no parking available at the end of the parade, however air conditioned shuttle buses will be available to deliver participants back to Roswell Street Baptist Church and the Center for Family Resources (old Life University) lot.
• Come be a part of this fun event, we welcome all candidates, volunteers, individuals, families, progressive minded groups, and veterans.
• “Blue Blizzard” Parade t-shirts available. If you would like to purchase one ($20.00) please email: Lynne Tipton at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like to walk in the parade please signup here
- Door open at 12:00pm
- Food Service starts at 1:00pm
- Awards Ceremony and Candidates at 2:00pm
- Games, Music & Laughing: Until at least 4:00pm
After the parade, bring the family to our Annual July 4 Festival and Herb Butler Picnic. Come get out of the heat and join us in a massive air-conditioned space that will be full of food, fun and fellowship! We will have a top of the line catered event with all the trimmings. Music, games, face painting – family fun for everyone! Candidates will be in attendance as well!
2018 CCDC Picnic will feature barbeque with vegetarian options. The cost is only $10.00 per person. (Kids 10 and under eat free)
Saturday, June 16
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Smyrna Community Center
200 Village Green Circle SE
Smyrna, GA 30080
Without question the “go-to” event for Democratic politics in Cobb County. If you are looking to get plugged in and help Georgia turn Blue, this is where it starts!
Democrats do not take the summer off! We have a July 24 Runoff Election, July 4 festivities, and a Gala Fundraising and Awards Dinner on August 18. Come hear about all these exciting activities and more!
Space is limited, so please reserve your seat now! (RSVP here)
Come out and spend the morning with candidates, elected officials and strong Democrats of Cobb County. Bring your signs, wear your shirts and come ready to support Democratic candidates as they ramp up their campaigns and ask for your support.
2017 was a good year for Democrats in Cobb, Georgia and across the country, but 2018 has to be even better! If you are looking to get plugged in and help Georgia turn Blue, this is where it starts.
Please remember to bring non-perishable food items for donation to Must Ministries.
This is a free event. Coffee, donuts and other refreshments are available for $5.00. We also greatly appreciate financial donations to help us cover venue costs.