July 4th Events

It's time to book a trip to Lake Norman and celebrate Independence Day! Here are some exciting July 4th celebrations and events going around Lake Norman and the surrounding area.

Symphony in the Park & Fireworks

June 24 @ 6pm

Bailey Road Park

704.892.6031  |  www.cornelius.org

Bring your picnic baskets, blankets and chairs
and join us for an evening with the Charlotte
Symphony. KidsZone provided by Journey Church.
Concessions will be available. Gates open at 6pm;
fireworks immediately follow performance. 

Harrisburg July 4th Celebration

June 29-July 4 @ 4pm
Harrisburg Park 
704.455.5614  |  www.harrisburgnc.org

Fireworks, amusements, food, parade, crafts, and entertainment! Music by: Carolina Soul Band, Kids in America, Poor Boy Revival, and Darrell Harwood Band. Fireworks begin at 10 pm each night.

Troutman Independence Day Parade

July 1 @ 11am
Iredell County Fairgrounds
704.528.7600  |  www.troutmannc.gov 

The festival is a free event. The parade honoring
veterans starts at 11am. There will be live music, beer
& wine, a kids zone ($5/hr), and food & craft vendors.
Fireworks will begin at dark.

Denver Fireworks Spectacular

July 1 @ 4pm
East Lincoln High School

This free festival will include top caliber musicians, a dunking booth, raffles, kid games and attractions, food, drinks and cold treats. Performers include country music star Collin Raye and Lincoln County native, Kelby Costner. 

Summer Pops: Celebrate America!

July 1 @ 8:15pm
Symphony Park (Southpark) 
704.972.2000  |  www.charlottesymphony.org

This star-spangled celebration of American Independence features all the patriotic favorites--"America the Beautiful," "God Bless America," and more--plus a "Back to the Fifties" medley and some of Michael Jackson's greatest hits! 
Fireworks end the show!

Gastonia Grizzlies Baseball Game and Fireworks Show

July 1 & 4 @ 6pm
Sims Legion Park
704.866.8622   |  gastoniagrizzlies.com 

Featured Non-Profit is Gaston Arts Council. 
Gates open at 6 pm and the game starts at 7:15 pm.

USNWC's 4th of July Festival

July 3-4 @ 3pm
U.S. National Whitewater Center
704.391.3900  |  www.usnwc.org

A two-day celebration with outdoor adventure, live music and spectacular firework displays at 9:30 each night. Musical performances will take place in the afternoon and evening, followed by a stunning firework display. Bring blankets/chairs.

12th Annual July 4th Celebration  

July 4 @ 10am
Birkdale Village 
704.895.8744  |  Facebook: Birkdale Village

The event is free to the public and includes music, face painting, arts and crafts, a bounce house, bike decorating station, and Fire Department water fight.

Skyshow and Street Party 2015

July 4 @ 2pm
BB&T Ball Park
980.207.0079  |  www.skyshowcharlotte.com

Mint Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd will be taken over in front of BB&T Ballpark starting at 2pm until 10pm for the SkyShow Street Party.    

Downtown Davidson 4th of July Celebration

July 4 @ 5:30 pm 
Downtown Davidson 
704.892.7591  |  www.exploredavidsonnc.com

Participants are encouraged to dress in red, white, and blue and may decorate bikes, wagons, and pets to march in the parade down Main Street. Line-up will begin at 5:15pm at McEver Field. Festivities will begin at 5:30pm.

Celebrate America Fireworks Show

July 4 @ 10pm

Join Carowinds for our biggest fireworks show
of the season. We will light up the sky as we
celebrate the birth of America.


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