For many people the 4th of July is the highlight of the summer. Backyard barbecues, parades, and of course fireworks! Chapel Hill has much to offer in fun for everyone. Take a look at what different events your family can enjoy together on this  holiday!


 Old Fashioned July 4th  at the Horace Williams House

Enjoy their famous celebration of America's birthday. Free ice cream, children's games, picnicking, and demonstrations of by historic fire equipment by members of the Chapel Hill Fire Department. Enjoy a free concert by the Village Band. At the Horace Williams House Grounds from  1 - 3 p.m.

Town of Chapel Hill Celebration

The town’s fireworks show will be held at UNC's Kenan Memorial Stadium.  Lots of fun, live music and a spectacular fireworks display at the end of the evening.

Family Fourth Of July Celebration

Join the parade with marchers in appropriate holiday costume starts 11am at Weaver Street Market lawn and ends at Town Commons, plus family activities, music, face painting, balloon sculptures, games, food and demonstration by the fire department. 9:30-1:00pm cost is free!

Enjoy all the different events the Chapel Hill area has to offer!  Have a a wonderful and safe holiday.