Monday, July 2, 2012

4th of July in Charleston SC

Celebrate July 4th 2012 in Charleston, South Carolina. Fourth of July festivities include cruises, fireworks, live music, and more. Check out these special holiday events listed below and start making plans with family and friends. If you are visiting Charleston from out of town, receive excellent discount hotel rates when you stay with our local hotel partners. We look forward to seeing you at these wonderful Charleston events!

July 4th on the Mount Pleasant Pier
July 4, 2012 at 8:00PM
Charleston County Parks invites the Lowcountry to celebrate at the annual Uncle Sam Jam event on the Mount Pleasant Pier. Enjoy the cool harbor breeze and dance to live beach music by local favorite Permanent Vacation as they perform at the end of the pier. Plus, at the foot of the Arthur Rvaenel Jr. Bridge, stretching 1250 feet out into Charleston Harbor, the scenic Mount Pleasant Pier will be a great spot to watch the area's best fireworks display. Visit for additional details.

Folly Beach 4th of July Celebration
July 4, 2012
Watch the fireworks display at Folly Beach from the ocean at dark. Spend time at the beach with family and friends before the big fireworks show. What better way to spend Independence Day than at one of Charleston's favorite beaches. Visit for more information. 

Full Moon Fireworks Tours
July 4, 2012 at 8:00PM
Hit the water with Charleston Outdoor Adventures for a Full Moon Fireworks Tour. Kayak and paddle board tours will be available from 8PM - 10PM on Wednesday, July 4th, 2012. Visit or call 843-795-0330 for reservations.

4th of July Bash
July 4, 2012 
Patriots Point is hosting a spectacular July 4th celebration. Enjoy food, fun, and the best fireworks shot off the flight deck of the USS Yorktown. Visit for additional information.

Fourth of July Firefly Fireworks Cruise
July 4, 2012 at 8:00PM
Spend an amazing evening on Charleston Harbor on one of the most popular nights of the year to be on the water. Charleston Harbor Tours has partnered with Firefly Distillery and Apex Broadcasting to host an amazing Independence Day cruise. Enjoy a delicious buffet, live music provided by The Louie D Project, great Firefly drink specials, and the most amazing views of the Fireworks display over Charleston Harbor. Visit

Happy 4th of July Everyone!

Danielle Snyder
Charleston SC Events