For the fifth year in a row, 104.7/The Fish brings Atlanta the largest free outdoor concert of the year on Sept. 1 featuring a variety of A-list Christian acts such as Switchfoot, Jars of Clay, Jeremy Camp and Amy Grant.
Teaming with the Atlanta-based Winshape Foundation as a primary sponsor, this massive undertaking is held each year at Jim R. Miller Park in Marietta. Doors open at 7 a.m. and music begins at 8 a.m. The concert ends with fireworks just before 11 p.m.
“It’s a good location as far as where our listener base is,” said Fish program director Mike Blakemore. “There’s a covered roof over the stage if it rains, yet it’s open air all around so you get that outdoor feel. It’s a nice combination.”
Grant – one of the most successful cross-over Christian artists with top 40 pop hits such as “Baby Baby” and “Every Heartbeat” – “has