Heading out to catch the Fireworks tonight? Here are a few of our favorite spots around town to kick off your 4th of July celebrations.
Due to weather please make sure you check the website of each event to stay up to date on any changes.
4th of July Fireworks in and around Raleigh
Free event & Free parking. Gates open at 6:00 p.m. Fireworks begin at 9:34 p.m.
Carter – Finley Stadium & PNC Arena Complex
Bring your lawn chairs, blankets & picnic baskets.
Free General Admission Seating & Parking. Gates open at 3:00 p.m. Fireworks start around 9:25 p.m.
Koka Booth Amphitheatre, Cary
Enjoy family activities before fireworks ranging from ferris wheel and carousel rides, watermelon spitting contest, magic shows, ice cream eating contest, live music, rock wall climbing, gem mining, hot dog eating contest, fireworks and much more!
Ticketed event. July 4th & July 5th. Game starts at 7:00 p.m.
Five County Stadium, Zebulon
Come out to a Mudcats baseball game and watch the players wear their patriotic-themed jerseys. Fireworks will start after the game.
Free event. Celebration begins at 3:00 p.m. Fireworks begin at 9:15 p.m.
Knightdale Station Park
Enjoy live music from The Embers, food trucks, inflatables, Wake Stone Quarry tours, and fireworks.
Gates will open for general admission at the end of the 7th inning based on availability for those that would like to view the fireworks show from inside the ballpark. Open seating inside the ballpark and viewing areas outside of the ballpark are limited. Purchasing tickets to the game is strongly encouraged and ensures a spot inside the Durham Bulls Athletic Park to watch the fireworks.
Game starts at 6:05 p.m.
Durham Bulls Athletic Park
DBAP welcomes the USA Collegiate National Team to the Bull City, when some of the nation’s best college players take on Cuba at 6:05 p.m., with the contest presented by Duke Performances. Following the contest will be the City of Durham’s official 4th of July fireworks show, which is the largest fireworks show the DBAP will host in 2019
Free event. Park opens at 7:00 p.m. Fireworks begin at 9:15 p.m.
Southern Community Park, Chapel Hill
Arrive early at 6:00 p.m. and enjoy live music and shop amongst the Market Street merchants for food and drinks. Park officially opens at 7:00 p.m. if you’d like to bring your picnic blanket and lawn chairs and relax before the fireworks show.
Free event. Event begins at 4:00 p.m. Fireworks begin shortly after 9:00 p.m.
Kick off your celebration with family events on the field, ice cream and watermelon giveaways, a hose down from the Clayton Fire Department, live music, raffle giveaways and fireworks to close out the night.
Still looking to extend the fireworks fun for one more night?
Free event. Event begins at 5:00 p.m. Fireworks start at 9:15 p.m.
Jefferson L. Sugg Farm at Bass Lake Park
Enjoy food vendors, rides, inflatables, a pie eating contest, face painting, more family activities and of course fireworks!
Where is your favorite spot in town to catch 4th of July fireworks? Share with us in the comments below! Don’t’ forget to tag us on Instagram using @RaleighMomsBlog and #RaleighMomsBlog so we can get in on the fun, too. Have a happy and safe 4th of July!