July 4th


July 4th Celebrations at N.C. Historic Sites and Museums

RALEIGH, NC June 18, 2014 – A few N.C. State Historic Sites and museums are open July 4th with special observations. Plan your special day, or add an event to your vacation beach week at some of these destinations in the N.C. Department of Cultural Resources. East Roanoke Island Festival Park, […]


Freedom Run – June 28th at 8am

The 36th NC 4th of July Freedom Run SOUTHPORT, NC June 10, 2014 – The NC 4th of July Festival will hold the 36th Annual Freedom Run on Saturday, June 28th at 8am, starting and finishing at the Southport Waterfront. The Festival is excited to announce that the run will […]


Tryon Palace Celebrates July 4th with Patriotic Programs, Free Gardens

NEW BERN, NC June 25, 2013 — Tryon Palace will celebrate Independence Day with costumed interpreters, a performance by the Fife and Drum Corps, a live reading of the Declaration of Independence and free garden admission on Thursday, July 4. In 1783, North Carolina Governor Alexander Martin became the first […]


McGruff the Crime Dog® and AlertID Help Keep Kids Safe on July 4th

ARLINGTON, VA and LAS VEGAS, NV– June 25, 2013 – July 4th is a fun travel time for families, and whether you will be attending a parade, enjoying a barbeque or traveling with family, it is important to not let down your guard about keeping kids safe.   The National […]


Onslow County, NC: The 29th Annual Freedom Festival

Jacksonville, NC – The Onslow County Parks and Recreation Department and the Jacksonville Daily News are sponsoring the 29th Annual Freedom Festival at Onslow Pines Park! Activities, games, rides and vendors will be open at 3pm. Live entertainment will be presented on 2 stages and will feature Gaylon Pope & […]


Rock Legends Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo Igniting Star-Spangled Network Special

Duo Hosting “Red, White & Benatar 4th of July” on Sirius XM & Performing on Better Show New York, NY — Grammy-winning Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo are ready to rock the airwaves with Red, White & Benatar 4th of July on Sirius XM (Ch. 8). The 3-hour salute will […]


This Week on Pleasure Island 7-2-2012 to 7-8-2012

Pleasure Island has another great week of FREE activities for your vacationing and leisure-time fulfillment.  There is always something for everyone on our little slice of paradise. Please plan on joining us for a double dose of music and fireworks this week.  Beginning on Tuesday, July 3rd, we will be […]


Topsail Island North Carolina – 4th of July Weekend Celebrations

Independence Day Celebration Surf City July 3 Fireworks at 9PM, Soundside Park Independence Day Celebration Holly Ridge July 4 4th of July Fireworks in the Holly Ridge Municipal Park! Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 Park opens at 6 p.m. and the fireworks begin at 9 p.m. Inflatables, glownecklaces, Concessions, Music!!!! Bring […]


Upcoming Myrtle Beach Harley-Davidson June – July Events

Myrtle Beach, SC – The Harley Shop at the Beach, North Myrtle Beach, will be holding it’s non-profit event, “ROCKIN’ AROUND THE 4TH” on Saturday June 30th from 11-3 to raise funds for THE CANINE ANGELS, a non-profit organization that provides service dogs to Veterans. We will be grilling out, […]