July 4th Celebration

Parade kidsJoin the town of Blowing Rock for games, music, and fun! Free entertainment all day, plus the best small-town Main Street parade you’ll find anywhere.¬† All events take place in downtown Blowing Rock, except the fireworks which will be set off from Blowing Rock Country Club. Find the games and music in Memorial Park on Main Street.

*PLEASE NOTE: The Parade time has been changed! The day’s festivities will begin with the Parade at 10am. In addition, Main Street will be closed to parking from midnight the night before, to just after the parade on July 4th. No parking on Main Street for the parade will ensure better visibility and safety.

Here’s the schedule for the 2020 celebration (times subject to change):

Friday, July 3rd, 2020:
4-7pm: Park Dance in Memorial Park with Soulution Band

Saturday, July 4th, 2020:

10am: Independence Day Parade
Noon – 4:30pm: Park Games, Bounce Houses
Noon: Live music by Never Too Late Band
3pm: Live music by The Cockman Family
9pm: Fireworks show set off from the Blowing Rock Country Club. Visible from many places in town, good viewing is available along Goforth Road. Roadside parking is allowed for this event. Please note that parking is not permitted on the golf course.

For more information, call Blowing Rock Parks & Recreation at 828-295-5222