2501 S. College Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28412
Phone: (910) 398-8333

Fun And Festive 4th Of July Events in Wilmington

Wave the flag on our country’s birthday! It’s time again to celebrate the Fourth of July in Wilmington, NC. Patriots will gather throughout Cape Fear to recognize Independence Day with a little fun and fireworks.

Beat the crowds this 4th of July by booking transportation with Event Shuttle Service. Ride in style without the hassle of holiday traffic and parking. You’ll love our high-end late-model vehicles:

  • Our Mercedes Benz VIP Jet Sprinter seats up to 12 with all the amenities like TVs with DVD and surround sound, black leather captain’s chair seating, and a cooler stocked with your favorite drinks.
  • Try a Party Sprinter for up to 12 passengers with fun party lights, wraparound seating, TVs with DVD and surround sound, and a cooler stocked with your favorite drinks.
  • For larger groups, our VIP Jet Sprinter XL seats up to 24 in comfortable leather captain’s chairs. Guests will have plenty of room to stow their gear and of course enjoy the TVs with DVD and surround sound and a cooler stocked with your favorite drinks.

To book your 4th of July transportation, call us today at (910) 398-8333. Here’s what’s happening around town this Fourth of July:

Head to Southport for the North Carolina 4th of July Festival

June 25 to July 4, 2017

This is the big one! The Fourth of July Festival in Southport features a farmer’s market, art show, skateboard competition, shag contest, car show, regatta, pro wrestling, and of course lots of arts and crafts, kids’ activities, a parade, and fireworks!

Run in the Battle for Independence Road Rage Running Race

July 1, 2017

Henry’s Restaurant

The Battle for Independence Road Rage Running Race features a 4-mile race and a 1-mile run, both timed, to benefit Step Up for Soldiers. The fast, flat course follows the Cross City Trail along Independence Blvd.

Get Sandy at the 8th Annual Ocean City Jazz Festival

July 1 and 2, 2017

Ocean City, North Topsail Beach

Celebrate the Fourth of July at the 8th Annual Ocean City Jazz Festival in North Topsail Beach. The festival hosts Jackie Joyner, Gerald Veasley, Wycliffe Gordon, Randy Brecker, Lao Tizer with Karen Briggs, the John Brown Quintet, John Dillard, and the Lynn Grissett Quartet.

Don’t Miss Family Night at the Carolina Beach Boardwalk

July 4, 2017

Carolina Beach Boardwalk

Kids will love July 4th at the boardwalk in Carolina Beach, with a bounce house, activities for kids, and live entertainment by the Broccoli Brothers Circus.

See Fireworks at the City of Wilmington 4th of July Celebration

July 4, 2017

Downtown Wilmington, NC

The City of Wilmington 4th of July Celebration features live entertainment and food vendors, plus a fireworks display launched from a barge in the Cape Fear River at 9:05 p.m.

Mr. Roberts and Fireworks on the Battleship July 4th

July 4 to 23, 2017

Battleship North Carolina

Watch Mr. Roberts, a patriotic drama, on the fantail of the Battleship. The play is set aboard a US cargo ship in the Pacific Ocean during World War II, based on the 1955 film starring Henry Fonda and James Cagney. The July 4th show is followed by the Wilmington fireworks display at 9 p.m.

Amanda Baker

I'm the founder of Event Shuttle Service. I'm a Mom. I'm a huge Carolina Panthers fan. KEEP POUNDING! :)