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Where to Celebrate July 4th in Fort Mill, Rock Hill, and Tega Cay

If you're sticking around for the 4th of July, then you're in luck! There's plenty going on in the area.

Celebration on Main St. in Downtown Fort Mill

Wednesday, July 3, 6-9pm


6:00pm | Cookout

8:15pm | Independence Day Ceremony

8:45pm | Firing of the Cannons

9:00pm | Fireworks

Free entry, but no pets allowed. Vendors will be on Main St. selling hot dogs, hamburgers, funnel cakes, cotton candy, craft beer, and more.

See Facebook event here

Live Music from DECARLO at Baxter Community Center

Wednesday, July 3, 7-10pm

Not 4th of July themed but a fun way to celebrate nonetheless.

See Facebook event here.

Baxter Village July 4th Parade

Thursday, July 4, 9:30-10:30am

Interested in participating in the parade? No sign-up needed; just be in the parking lot behind 940 Market Street by 9 a.m. Prizes for best creative/most spirited entry, best decorated golf cart entry, best Jeep entry and best classic/vintage car entry.

After the parade enjoy food trucks, flag raising by Riverview Fire Department, the singing of the Star Spangled Banner and God Bless America, music and more! See Facebook event here.

Anne Springs Close Greenway Summer Concert

Thursday, July 4, 6:30-9:30pm

From Through August 15, enjoy music every Thursday from 6:30-9:30pm at the Comporium Amphitheater on the Anne Springs Close Greenway. Friends, family, and well-behaved leashed dogs are welcome. Bring your picnic or enjoy food trucks on site. On July 4, enjoy Todd Jonson & the Revolvers and the following food trucks: Cibi! Cibi!, Fresh Med, Kona, Wilbur's Last Ride, King of Pops.

See details on their website here.

You can also join in on Sunset Yoga or Greenway Run Club while you're there. Details here.

$5 for non-members, free for members. Special event parking fee is $5 per car.

Events in Rock Hill and Tega Cay

Rock Hill's Red, White & Boom

Wednesday, July 3, 5:30-10pm

Celebrate in Old Town with live music, food, drinks, and fireworks. ​Enjoy live music from The Tams and CAT beginning at 6:30pm, unlimited access to mechanical rides and inflatables with a $10 wristband, food trucks, beer and wine, an ice cream eating contest, and fireworks at 9:30pm.

Free entry, but no pets allowed.

See Facebook event here.

Tega Cay's 4th of July Celebration

Thursday, July 4, 9am-10pm

If you're looking for an all-day affair, Tega Cay starts the day off with a land parade starting at 9am, followed by log rolling and paddleboard jousting, then a boat parade followed by the locally famous Carolina Ski Show performance. Wrap up the evening with fireworks at 9:30pm.


9:00pm | Red, White & Blue Golf Tournament at the Tega Cay Golf Course

9:00am - 10:30pm | Land Parade

11:00am - 12:30pm | Log Rolling & Paddleboard Joust at Windjammer

12:30pm - 1:30pm | Boat Parade at Windjammer

1:00pm - 2:00pm | Carolina Ski Show Team Performance

3:00pm - 5:00pm | Splish-n-Splash at the Glennon Center

4:30pm - 7:30pm | Lions Club Fish Fry

6:00pm - 6:30pm | Lions Club Announces Citizen of the Year in the Glennon Center

6:30pm - 7:00p | Mayor O'Neal's State of the City's Address in the Glennon Center

7:00pm - 7:30pm | Birthday Day Cake Cutting in the Glennon Center

9:30pm - 10:00pm | Fireworks at the Glennon Center

See Facebook event here.

Have a safe and happy 4th of July!

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