Fourth of July Events in the Triad


Freedom Run and Firecracker Road Race

When: Monday, July 3

Race Start Times: Freedom Run 5K Race – 7:30 p.m. Freedom Run 10K Race – 7:15 p.m. Firecracker Road Race – 7:35 p.m.      

Where: 317 S. Green Street in Greensboro                                                                                   

The American Block Party

What: Free American Block Party downtown Greensboro. The party includes live music food and more. Don’t miss out on hearing Eric & the Chill Tones in concert!

When: Monday, July 3 from 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Where: Elm Street and Greene Street parking lot                                                                          

Block Party Lineup:7:00 p.m. - Eric & the Chill Tones 8:45 p.m. - Freedom Run Awards Ceremony9:00 p.m. - Liquid Pleasure11:00 p.m. - Block Party Ends

lFun Fourth Street Festiva

What: Five themed areas will offer family-friendly entertainment, live music, great food, vendors, and interactive games. Free admission!                                                                                               When: Tuesday, July 4 from 1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Where: Downtown Greensboro                                                                                                 

Greensboro Fireworks and Free Concert

What: Get ready for lots of fireworks! The Patriot Fireworks Concert is free and takes place in downtown Greensboro as part of the Fun Fourth Festival.        

When: Tuesday, July 4 Gates Open at 6:30 p.m. with Fireworks at 9:00 p.m.

Where: First National Bank Field (Grasshoppers Stadium)Music provided by Dixieland Band and the Greensboro Concert Band

Admission: Free                                                                                                                    

Green Level Fireworks

What: Independence Celebration & Fireworks in Green Level, N.C.! The celebration also includes a game bus, laser tag, vendor food, music, bounce house, and slides.

When: Saturday, July 1 from 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

Where: Green Level Municipal Park located at 1414 Swann Road in Green Level, NC

Fireworks Extravaganza

What: Enjoy fireworks, carnival rides, food vendors, live entertainment and more at the Fireworks Extravaganza.

When: Monday, July 3 starts at 5:00 p.m., Fireworks blast at dark

Where: Northeast Park located at 4010 High Rock Road in Gibsonville


What: City of Burlington’s Independence Celebration includes live music, fireworks, festival activities and more!         

When: July 3 (see lineup schedule below for times)

Where: Burlington City Park located at 1333 Overbrook Road

Celebration Lineup:Amusement Park Rides will run 1pm-9pmRed Cross Blood Drive will take place from 3:30pm-8pmLive Music will take place between 5:00-9:00pmFestival Activities will occur from 5-8pmAerial Fireworks Display will begin at 9pm