Lenox Square Mall to host Fourth of July party

ATLANTA -- For the 54th year, Lenox Square Mall has planned family friendly events for July 4. The activities begin at 10 a.m. Thursday.

The musical entertainment starts at 6 p.m. with Jimmy Buffet tribute band Sons of Sailors. At 7 p.m., Wesley Cook, the crowned winner of Lenox Square's inaugural talent search, "Atlanta's Next Legend" performs. Cook released his solo acoustic debut album, "We've Been Here Before," in 2005 and has since been on the radar for music fans across Georgia. With a full-band album on Spotify titled "New Ground," he has made live appearances on television programs such as FOX 5 Atlanta, CBS Better Mornings Atlanta and 11Alive.

At 7:30 p.m., the Atlanta band Party on the Moon hits the stage and fireworks start approximately at 9:40 p.m.

Lenox Square is located at 3393 Peachtree Road in Atlanta.

-- From staff reports