Celebrate Independence Day in Charleston – voted America’s No. 1 City by the readers of Travel + Leisure for 8 consecutive years and counting!

Grab your lawn chairs and picnic baskets and get ready to enjoy live entertainment again! Fourth of July festivals and fireworks have returned to Lowcountry with multiple events and  displays planned to light up the sky.  Here are a list of Fourth of July festivities in the Charleston area this upcoming weekend:

North Charleston 4th of July Festival

Location: Riverfront Park
Start Time: 7 PM

Patriots Point Fireworks Blast

Location: Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum
Start Time: 6 PM

Fabulous Fourth in the Creek

Location: Goose Creek
Start Time: 6:30 PM

Town of Summerville Fireworks & Freedom Festival

Location: Summerville’s Gahagan Park
Start Time: 5:30 PM

4th of July Celebration at The Joe

Location: Joseph P. Riley Park
Start Time: 8 PM

4th of July Dinner Cruise with SpiritLine Cruises

Location: Charleston Harbor
Start Time: 7 PM

4th of July at The Watch

Location: The Restoration Hotel
Start Time: 7 PM

Red, White & Blue Celebration at Kiawah Island Resort

Location: Terrace Lawn at The Sanctuary
Start Time: 5 PM

Independence Festival

Location: Night Heron Park
Start Time: 6 PM

4th of July Fireworks with The Charleston Water Taxi

Location: Charleston Harbor Marina: DOCK A
Start Time: 8:45 PM

4th of July Firework Cruise with The Carolina Girl

Location: St. John’s Yacht Harbor
Start Time: 8 PM