Celebrate 4th of July in Charleston SC with fireworks, music, dancing, and more at popular Charleston attractions including Patriots Point, the South Carolina Aquarium, and Boone Hall Plantation!
Charleston SC July 4th Celebrations feature fireworks, music, dancing, and more! From family friendly festivals to a 4th of July Brews Cruise, there is a holiday celebration for everyone this July 2013! Check out the 4th of July festivities below and start making plans so that you can celebrate this exciting holiday at favorite Charleston attractions including Patriots Point, the South Carolina Aquarium, and Mount Pleasant Pier!
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July 4th Celebrations in Charleston SC
Red, White and Blue on the Green
June 30, 2013 from 5PM - 8PM
Kick off Independence week celebrations with the annual Summerville tradition: Red, White and Blue on the Green! Visit Hutchinson Square in historic downtown Summerville from 5PM - 8PM on Sunday, June 30, 2013 to enjoy musical entertainment, games, childrens activities, jump castles, food vendors, and more! Plus, guests will enjoy the ever popular patriotic newspaper hats! This is a FREE community event! Call 843-821-7260 for more information.
Patriots Point Fourth of July Blast
July 4, 2013
Celebrate the 4th of July at Patriots Point! Enjoy the most spectacular fireworks display in the Lowcountry from one of two different viewing areas - the Flight Deck of the USS Yorktown (tickets required) and the landside of the museum (free for the public). There will be live music, kids activities, fireworks, and more! Call 843-884-2727 for more information.
Blues & BBQ Harbor Cruise
July 4, 2013 from 7PM - 9PM
Celebrate July 4th on a two hour harbor cruise that features a delicious buffet from Home Team BBQ! This exciting Charleston event includes live music from well-known Blues Bands! Celebrate this July holiday with family and friends cruising along the Charleston Harbor! Call 888-224-5037 to purchase your tickets today!
Fourth of July Celebration at the South Carolina Aquarium
July 4, 2013 from 7PM - 10PM
The South Carolina Aquarium invites you to enjoy tasty Bar-B-Q from Smoky Oak Taproom, beer from Holy City Brewing, a 4-D Theater movie viewing, music and fireworks overlooking the Charleston Harbor courtesy of Patriots Point! Call 843-720-1990 to purchase your tickets for this exciting July 4th event!
Craft Brews Cruise on the Carolina Queen
July 4, 2013 from 8:30 - 10:30PM
Lagunitas Brewing Company presents a fun and exciting July 4th Craft Brews Cruise on the Carolina Queen this July 2013! Enjoy $3 Lagunitas craft brews, live music by Weigh Station, and delicious food available for purchase by Roti Rolls! Plus, guests will enjoy fireworks at 9PM! Limited tickets are available, so call 843-722-1112 to get your tickets today!
July 4th Cross Country Run
July 4, 2013 at 8AM
The July 4th Cross Country Run features a 5K cross country run on dirt trails. These trails are completely flat and well marked. There will be post-race refreshments and an award ceremony! Click here for more information.
Uncle Sam Jam at the Mount Pleasant Pier
July 4, 2013
Enjoy the cool harbor breeze as you dance to live beach music at the perfect venue for celebrating our independence - the Mount Pleasant Pier! At the foot of the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, stretching 1250 feet out into Charleston Harbor, the scenic Mount Pleasant Pier will also be a great spot to watch the area's best fireworks display! Join in on our party at the end of the scenic pier, and you'll groove to live beach and party music from Permanent Vacation. Beverages available for purchase on site! Treats and snacks are on-hand at the Riverwatch Cafe. Call 843-795-4386 for tickets!
Freedom Rocks Celebration at Boone Hall Plantation & Gardens
July 5, 2013 at 7PM
Rock and roll icon Eddie Money will perform all his popular hits on Boone Hall's beautiful back lawn on Friday, July 5, 2013! The Boone Hall Freedom Rocks Celebration will also feature The Georgia Satellites. Gates open at 6PM! Beer, wine, other beverages, and a variety of food choices will be available for purchase. Free parking! Call 843-884-4371 for more information.
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