Maybe you spend every Fourth of July out on the water, or maybe you’re partial to a small cookout with friends and family. A parade perhaps? Fireworks? There are so many ways to celebrate Independence Day, and you don’t need a big vacation or trip to have a great holiday!

In Asheboro, NC, you can celebrate by staying right here in our hometown. Check out these Fourth of July events in and around Asheboro to find out what you should do during your long weekend.

Enjoy Your Independence Day Near Our Hometown

In Asheboro, NC

Get a head start on July Fourth festivities with live music at the Summer Concert Series at Bicentennial Park. The series occurs throughout the summer in downtown Asheboro and brings a variety of artists with musical styles from beach music to Motown.This Sunday, July 3, the band Gary Lowder & Smokin’ Hot will give a performance from 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  

In Archdale, NC

Head out to Archdale, NC, on the day of the Fourth to enjoy celebrations at Creekside Park. The annual event will begin at 3 p.m. and last until 10 p.m. after the firework display. Throughout the day, the park will be open and filled with carnival rides, food vendors, and live music. The event is free to enter.

In Greensboro, NC

For even more Fourth of July activities, make the short drive to Greensboro for the Fun Fourth Festival. The Fun Fourth celebrations start with a “Freedom Run” 10K or a one mile fun run on Sunday evening, July 3rd. Follow that up with the “American Block Party” featuring live music from 8 p.m. – 11 p.m. in downtown Greensboro.

On Monday, the day of the Fourth, there’s an all day street festival labeled “the biggest July Fourth festival in NC” in downtown GSO. This is culminated by a fireworks display and a concert starting at 8:45 p.m.



Love any of these ideas? Comment and let us know where you ended up going for your Independence Day celebrations.