Setting the night to music

Staff Photo: Shannon Peacock

A member of the Georgia State Defense Force Band plays the piccolo as the band entertains attendees Friday night during the city of Conyers' fifth annual Fabulous Fourth festival at the Georgia International Horse Park. Along with the traditional fireworks, music and other entertainments, this year's festival partnered with the Georgia Department of Veterans Service, American Legion Post 77 and VFW Post 5290 to highlight local Purple Heart recipients.