You Won’t Want To Miss These Incredible Fireworks Shows In North Carolina This Year

It’s hard to believe summer is flying by and July is soon approaching. With the Fourth coming up, grills will be firing up, beach trips will be made, and you’ll understandably be wondering, “Where can I watch fireworks near me?” In 2015 and 2016 we covered firework shows across the state, and this year our list will help you make the most out of the most ‘Merica holiday there is.

Burke County Fireworks

  • Valdese 2017 Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks Display will take place on June 30, 2017 in conjunction with Family Friday Nights Summer Concert Series.
  • Red, White and Bluegrass, Downtown Morganton, July 1-4

Buncombe County

  • Ingles Independence Day Celebration July 4, 2-10 p.m. Pack Square Park downtown Asheville

Caldwell County

  • Fireworks Extravaganza at Tweetsie, July 4 9 p.m.

Cabarrus County

  • Harrisburg Fourth of July Festival, Monday July 3 and Tuesday July 4, 4 p.m.-10 p.m.
  • Charlotte Motor Speedway 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular

Carteret County

  • 4th of July Fireworks Off the Pier, July 4, 9 p.m.; Bogue Inlet Pier, Emerald Isle

Cleveland County

  • Kings Mountain Patriotic pre-fireworks performance and fireworks show, 211 Cleveland Avenue, Kings Mountain

Cumberland County

  • Fort Bragg’s 4th of July Celebration, July 4 3-10 p.m. Main Post Parade Field

Currituck County

  • 25th Annual Independence Day Celebration, July 4, 12-9 p.m. Historic Corolla Park, Corolla
  • Fireworks over the Outer Banks – Avon Pier on Hatteras Island, Nags Head Fishing Pier, Avalon Pier in Kill Devil Hills, Roanoke Sound in Manteo

Forsyth County

  • Dash Baseball Game and Fireworks July 4
  • Lewisville Independence Day Celebration, Shallowford Square, 6 p.m.

Guilford County

  • Sky Scream Fireworks Show and Block Party, Emerald Pointe 9 p.m.

Mecklenburg County

  • 4th of July Festival U.S. National Whitewater Center
  • Celebrate America Fireworks Show, Carowinds, July 4
  • Charlotte Symphony, Symphony in the Park at South Park, Saturday July 2nd gates open 5 p.m.
  • Davidson Independence Day Celebration, July 4

Moore County

  • Fourth Fest, Village of Pinehurst, July 4

New Hanover County

  • Pre-Independence Day Fireworks, July 3, 6:30 p.m.; Carolina Beach Boardwalk and Gazebo, Carolina Beach
  • City of Wilmington Fourth of July Celebration, July 4, 6-10 p.m.; downtown Wilmington

Onslow County

  • 2017 Base Fest, July 4, 3:30 p.m.; W.P.T. Hill Field, Camp Lejeune
  • July 4th Freedom Festival July 4, 3-10 p.m.; Onslow Pines Park, Jacksonville

Rockingham County

  • Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration, July 4 2-11 p.m. Morehead High School Panthers Stadium, Eden

Swain County

  • Freedom Fest, Bryson City, July 4

Surry County

  • Fourth of July Parade, Pie Eating Contest, Fireworks – Mount Airy…TBA

Union County

  • Waxhaw 4th of July Festival, July 2, downtown Waxhaw

Vance County

  • Independence Day Weekend Celebration on the Lake, July 1, 6:30-10 p.m.; Satterwhite Point at Kerr Lake, Henderson

We’ll continue to update this list as more firework shows are announced! Which ones will you be attending? Are there any we should add to the list?