CONYERS — Rockdale County government and Rockdale County Public Schools are hosting a back-to-school bonfire for high school juniors and seniors 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 2 on the field at 1400 Parker Road.

The event will feature athletic teams, cheer teams and bands from Heritage, Salem and Rockdale County high schools. Students will have the opportunity to show school pride and fellowship with their peers, county officials and community leaders.

Rockdale County Fire-Rescue and the Rockdale Sheriff’s Office will be on site to share opportunities in public safety with the youths.

Students of all ages are welcome; however, those who are younger than high school freshmen must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

The event will not be held if there is inclement weather.