4th of July Fireworks in Charleston - Charleston Moms Network

Fireworks and Festivities in Charleston! There are some great firework shows & events happening for the 4th of July next week!  Read more below for some great spots to catch some fireworks here in Charleston!


Charleston RiverDogs – Baseball Game
Thursday, July 4th
Game starts at 6:35pm
Fireworks after the Game

Watch the Charleston sky light up on the 4th of July with a postgame fireworks show! Charleston RiverDogs play the Myrtle Beach Pelicans at home at 6:35pm with fireworks after the game.


Folly Beach
Thursday, July 4th
Fireworks around 9pm

Join us on Thursday, July 4, to celebrate Independence Day with one of the biggest and best 4th of July fireworks displays on the East Coast! The show will begin at dusk and will fire from the West side of the island, a few blocks from the pier.  Viewing is available from all along the beach and even throughout Center Street.


Goose Creek
Municipal Complex, 519 N Goose Creek Blvd, Goose Creek
Thursday, July 4th
6:30pm – 9:30pm

City of Goose Creek’s Annual Fabulous 4th in the Creek Celebration.  Featuring a fireworks display, live music, and a variety of food vendors and activities for the kids. Admission and parking are free! The fun begins at 6:30pm – make sure to carpool as spaces are limited.


Isle of Palms
Front Beach, Isle of Palms
Thursday, July 4th
6:30pm – 9:30pm

The Isle of Palms fireworks show takes place in the Front Beach area. The area of the beach between 21st Avenue to 3rd Sea Cabins will close at 6:30 p.m. for the set up and preparation of the Fireworks Display sponsored by the City.


Kiawah Island
Night Heron Park
Thursday, July 4th
6pm – 9:30pm **RESIDENTS ONLY

The celebration in the park officially kicks off following the annual Bike Parade. Festivities include live music, carnival games, inflatables, photobooth, mini golf and a cookout. Admission to the festival is complimentary and is open to all island guests and property owners. Shuttle and parking information. Select attractions and crafts $3-$15. Food and beverage tickets will be available for purchase beginning at 4pm.  Food will be served 6pm – 9pm. Night Heron Grill will close for food service at 4pm; bar will be open until 9:30pm.

**This event, as well as gate access during this time, is limited to Kiawah Island guests and residents.


Moncks Corner
Regional Recreation Complex, 418 East Main St, Moncks Corner
Saturday, June 29th
6pm – 10pm

Enjoy free admission, free parking, a live band, DJ, face painting, food trucks, balloon artists, and more at The Town of Moncks Corner Fourth of July Fireworks. Fireworks will begin at 9:30pm.


Patriots Point USS Yorktown
40 Patriots Point Road, Mt. Pleasant
Thursday, July 4th
5pm – 10pm
Admission: $95pp

This year’s festivities will ALL be aboard the USS Yorktown. Bring your folding chairs to enjoy some lite bites before the show. Get there early to secure a parking spot; our lot opens at 2 pm for the event. Climb aboard the USS Yorktown for the most patriotic 4th of July event in the Lowcountry. Get exclusive access to this year’s fun and festivities at Patriots Point, including live music, food vendors, beer and wine for sale, and fireworks from the Flight Deck. Enjoy unmatched views of the Charleston Harbor and celebrate America’s birthday at this one-of-a-kind holiday experience.


Riverfront Park
1061 Everglades Ave, North Charleston
Thursday, July 4th
5pm – 9:30pm

Bring Chairs & Blankets! Gates open at 5pm and fireworks are at 9pm with live music (DJ Natty Heavy, The Secrets, The Chairmen of the Board), as well as food and beverage vendors on site.


Sullivan’s Island
Thursday, July 4th

July 4th Parade at 9am – Rain or shine, the day will start with the golf cart and bike parade, which begins at Sunrise Presbyterian Church and ends at Sullivan’s Island Elementary School.
Party in the Park at 6pm – The event will start at 6:00 p.m. Bring a chair or a blanket and get ready for the big show! Music will be provided by the Shem Creek Boogie Band, with fireworks starting shortly after 9pm.


Gahagan Park, 515 W. Boundary St., Summerville
Thursday, July 4th
5:30pm – 9:30pm

Fireworks and Freedom Festival.  Join Sip Of The South and Summerville Parks & Recreation for an explosive celebration at our Fireworks & Freedom Festival! Indulge in delicious bites from food trucks and let the kids bounce around in our inflatables, plus live music! Can’t find parking? Shuttles will be running from Town Hall to Gahagan Park between 4:30pm – 10pm. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets, umbrellas, and water. Attendees can bring small lunch box-sized personal coolers.






Shem Creek
Patriots Point – Watch from the shoreline near the USS Yorktown.  Bring beach chairs & blankets – cars can park for usually $20.  **Traffic usually takes about an hour to leave after the fireworks. There will be no landslide activities this 4th of July!
The Battery (downtown Charleston)
Waterfront Park (downtown Charleston)
Wild Dunes Resort – Join us for primetime viewing of the Isle of Palms’ firework show on the 4th of July right on the beach! Set against the backdrop of the shimmering ocean and soft sandy shores, this exclusive event offers the perfect vantage point for an up-close and awe-inspiring experience of fireworks.  Ticket ($50 for ages 3+) includes two beach chairs on your own little slice of the beach and the best view of the show

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