Due to expected inclement weather, the Star Spangled Classic at Bishop Park, Athens’ annual Independence Day celebration, has been cancelled.
The extended weather forecast prevents the opportunity to re-schedule the event for the contracted rain date of July 5
“We are disappointed that we won’t be holding the event this year, but we look forward to celebrating next year,” stated Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department Director Pam Reidy.
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