Fourth of July events around Coastal Empire, Lowcountry

Fourth of July events around Coastal Empire, Lowcountry
Fourth of July Events around Coastal Empire and Lowcountry: 

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - -River Street Fourth Of July Celebration & Fireworks display - July 3-4. Fireworks will start around 9:15 p.m. on Tuesday, July 4th along River Street. International Trade & Convention Center parking will be available. The Main Lot will be open from 3 p.m. until 11 p.m. for $10 per vehicle. Military can park for free as long as you have military ID.

-Tybee Island Fireworks Show, Tuesday, July 4th from 9:15-9:45 p.m. - Join Tybee Island in celebrating Independence Day with a fireworks extravaganza Tuesday at the Pier and Pavilion.

-A Family Fourth & Century of Sentries Celebration - July 4th, Tricentennial Park

-July 4th Firecracker Fest - Tuesday, July 4th, from 5-10 p.m. at Mill Creek Park in Statesboro. --> EVENT SCHEDULE

-Celebrate the Fourth of July at Fort Pulaski (US-80 in Savannah) - Events for Tuesday, July 4 include the following:

  • 10 a.m. - Guided Fort Tour
  • 11 a.m. - Cannon Demonstration
  • 11:30 a.m. - Baseball and Fort Pulaski: An interactive program
  • 1 p.m. - Cannon Demonstration
  • 2 p.m. - Guided Fort Tour
  • 3 p.m. - Cannon Demonstration
  • Childrens Activites in the Fort: 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.; and 12:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.

- The "I Pledge for Ice Cream Project" starts Saturday at Leopold's Ice Cream on East Broughton Street in Savannah. From 4 to 7 p.m., Leopold's will give any child age 12 and under who can recite the Pledge of Allegiance at free child's scoop of ice cream. Kids need to be accompanied by an adult. The "Pledge for Ice Cream" event will also be held each Monday in July from 4 to 7 p.m.

-Oatland Island Wildlife Center (711 Sandtown Rd, Savannah, GA 31410) is offering free admission on July 4th for military members and veterans. The park is open from 10 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. For all others, admission is $5/adults, $3/kids 4-17 years of age.

-Salute to the Nation at Fort Stewart celebrates July 4th, starting at 8:30 p.m. at Cottrell Field. Fort Stewart and the 3rd Infantry Division will celebrate Independence Day with a Salute to the Nation with a howitzer round fired for each state and territory in the United States, and a fireworks finale. The public is invited. Pets, grills and glass bottles are strictly prohibited.

-Independence Day Celebration at Hunter Army Airfield - The Third Infantry Division Band will perform a community concert from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Monday, followed by an amazing fireworks show.

-Parris Island Independence Day Celebration: Including performances by the Parris Island Marine Band beginning at 6:30 p.m., as well as fireworks beginning around 9:20 p.m. The event is family-friendly and will also feature a free kid's fun zone. Visitors will not be allowed on base before 5 p.m. The celebration is free and open to the public.

-Independence Day the Hilton Head Way - CLICK HERE for more info on the following events:

  • 30th Annual Hilton Head Island Firecracker 5000 Road Race
  • Parade at Harbour Town in Sea Pines Resort
  • Free Family Picnic
  • Salute From the Shore
  • Gregg Russell Fourth of July Concert
  • Skull Creek Community Fourth of July Celebration
  • Independence Day at HarbourFest
  • Harbour Town Fourth of July Festival

-Tricentennial Park July 4th Events (Savannah):


-FIREWORKS: Get the facts on what's legal In Georgia by clicking here.

-Tow To Go during Fourth of July Holiday - Program will be offered Friday, June 30th — 6 a.m. on Wednesday, July 5th. Call (855) 286-9246 to request a ride in Georgia.


-Country Pride Restaurant in the Travel Center of America in Richmond Hill (4401 US-17, Richmond Hill, GA 31324) will be providing free meals for all past/present military personnel on July 4th until closing at 11 p.m.

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