July 4th Celebration
**The 2020 July 4th Celebration has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Town is reviewing options to hold alternative festivities and activities to celebrate Independence Day with the community. The Town will also hold a grand reopening for Harrisburg Park later this summer. More details will be made available for both the alternate July 4th festivities and the reopening of Harrisburg Park.**
Fireworks * Amusements * Food * Parade * Entertainment
JOIN US.... in the newly renovated Harrisburg Park in 2020 for our 23rd annual July 4th Celebration as we celebrate our independence and honor our military and their families!
Vehicular Traffic / Parking (please check back for updates):
The only vehicular traffic that will be allowed in Harrisburg Park for the event will be vendor vehicles. Handicapped parking is available at Oak Grove Baptist Church (located outside of Harrisburg Park) on a first come first serve basis. All other visitors will be directed to park off of Z-max Blvd in Harrisburg in grassy fields.
Golf cart shuttles will be provided for those that need assistance to and from Z-max Blvd. and Oak Grove Baptist Church into Harrisburg Park beginning at 6pm on July 3rd and July 4th. Parking attendants will be on site to ensure smooth parking access. Once parked on Z-Max, Harrisburg Park is just a short walk up the hill into Harrisburg Park. Z-Max Boulevard is located off Highway 49 in Harrisburg, between Morehead Road and Interstate 485.
Additional event parking is available at Harris Depot Park - 6960 Harris Depot Rd., Harrisburg NC 28075. Several local businesses and churches allow event parking such as Harrisburg United Methodist Church (Thursday, July 4th only), Captain Steve’s Restaurant and Providence Baptist Church (after 8pm each night for fireworks viewing only).
All parking is first come first serve.
The fireworks will be shot from the lawn next to the overflow parking lot in Harrisburg Park.
If you have questions or need more information, please call Harrisburg Parks and Recreation at 704-455-7275.