ATLANTA (June 29, 2015) - Enjoy the best seat in the city for Centennial Olympic Park’s firework show at Georgia Aquarium this Fourth of July. Georgia Aquarium’s annual Fourth of July event for guests 21 and over, Red, White & Brew, and family-friendly event, Red, White & View, both give guests an elevated view of Atlanta’s No. 1 firework display from the rooftop of the Aquarium’s parking deck overlooking Centennial Olympic Park in downtown Atlanta.

Red, White & Brew and Red, White & View both begin prior to the firework show special experiences inside Georgia Aquarium. Guests proceed to the rooftop of the Aquarium’s parking deck prior to the fireworks start time of 9:40 p.m.  Proceeds from both events support Georgia Aquarium’s education efforts, including the Sponsored Education Admissions (SEA) program.


Red, White & Brew

7 – 10 p.m.

Georgia Aquarium’s Oceans Ballroom

Red, White & Brew, a Georgia Aquarium Fourth of July tradition, features unlimited beer samplings, food, live music and fireworks. The pre- fireworks event will be held held in the magnificent Oceans Ballroom, which provides guests with views of beluga whales, manta rays and whale sharks. Guests will enjoy unlimited samplings of over 50 brews, including Georgia’s own Sweetwater Brewery, Orpheus and Terrapin Brewery. A full listing of available beers can be viewed here. Each guest will receive a Red, White & Brew souvenir tasting glass. An all-American BBQ dinner will be provided by Wolfgang Puck Catering. A full dinner menu can be viewed here.

Atlanta-favorite, The Regulars Band, will provide live music, Team Artboy will offer complimentary caricature drawings, and OMG! will host fun photo booths at stations throughout the ballroom. After dinner and drinks, guests will head to the rooftop of the Aquarium parking deck for an exclusive seat to the city’s best firework display.

Admission to Red, White & Brew is $55. Georgia Aquarium member tickets are $45. Tickets can be purchased online at www.georgiaaquarium.org

Red, White & View

7:30 – 10 p.m.

6th Floor of the Aquarium Parking Deck

Georgia Aquarium's Red, White and View is a family-friendly Fourth of July celebration inside Georgia Aquarium. Guests can enjoy carnival games, patriotic-themed arts and crafts, a dance party to a live DJ spinning kid favorites and more. Guests can also cool down with an ice cream sundae bar and summertime beverages, included in admission. Chairs, blankets, picnic baskets, and coolers are encouraged for the exclusive viewing of the Centennial Olympic Park firework show from the rooftop of the Aquarium’s parking deck after the festivities. Red, White & View tickets are $15 for children and $20 for adults and seniors. Tickets can be purchased online at www.georgiaaquarium.org.

Red, White & View tickets are for special event admission only and do not include full access to the Aquarium. Guests interested in visiting the Aquarium prior to the event between 5 and 8 p.m. can purchase Imagination Nights tickets in advance for only $24.95. 

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ABOUT GEORGIA AQUARIUM

Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta, Ga., is one of the world’s most dynamic aquariums—containing more than 10 million gallons of water and the largest collection of aquatic animals. The mission of Georgia Aquarium is to be a premier scientific institution delivering an awe-inspiring entertainment experience which supports animal research and conservation; inspires learning; and instills a passion for the aquatic world.  Its exhibits and programs are of the highest standards, offering engaging guest encounters that promote the conservation of marine biodiversity throughout the world. Georgia Aquarium is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and the Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums. For additional information, visit www.georgiaaquarium.org.