Friday July 1st
Charlotte Symphony will be playing this coming Friday at SouthPark’s Symphony Park. Gates open at 5 p.m., prelude performances start at 7 p.m. Charlotte Symphony performs at 8:15 p.m., with Fireworks immidiately after the show. Entry will cost $16 per person.
Red, White, and Belmont
Downtown Belmont’s celebration will start with a concert by The Tams at 6 p.m. on Main Street. Followed by fireworks at 9:30. Entry is free.
Saturday July 2nd
Watch fireworks over Lake Norman this coming Saturday at the Queen’s Landing. The fireworks are free but there are also many river cruises available for a fee, as well as carnival rides, food trucks, and a showing of the movie “Independence Day” after the fireworks.
Waxhaw 4th of July Celebration
Downtown Waxhaw will be hosting a parade on Saturday starting at 10 a.m.; Beach party 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.;Fireworks at dusk. Entry is free.
Sunday July 3rd
Red White and Boom
Rock Hill’s Old Town in Rock Hill will be hosting a festival this coming Sunday starting at 5:30pm with a kids’ zone (with a fee), a free concert, and fireworks at 10 p.m.
4th of July Festival at US National Whitewater Center
The Whitewater Center will host two nights of fireworks on Sunday and Monday with live music followed by a fireworks display each night. Live music includes The Wood Brothers, The Congress, Hollis Brown, and more. Admission is free. Parking is $5.
Monday July 4th
4th of July Celebration at BB&T Ballpark
Skyshow Fireworks Spectacular will follow the Fourth of July game between the Charlotte Knights and the Pawtucket Red Sox. ( you can buy tickets for the game here.) If you’re not attending the game, you should be able to see the fireworks from any place adjacent to the ballpark, like Romare Bearden Park. There will also be a huge street festival from 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. in front of the ballpark, with live music from PUSHH, as well as carnival rides, bounce houses and more.
Tega Cay 4th of July Celebration
Tega Cay’s festival starts with a parade on Monday morning at 9am, followed by a canoe joust, a boat parade, the Carolina Ski Show Team’s performance and a fish fry, and then at 9:30 p.m. there will be fireworks to top off the night.