Join us for the Heights 4th of July Festival as part of Mayor Jane Castor’s inaugural Boom by the Bay Independence Day celebration!
This all-day affair will kick off with a classic American Car Show in the morning from 10am – 1pm, followed by a Hot Dog Eating Contest at 4pm, live music all afternoon on the Yuengling Riverfront Stage starting at 5pm, a YMCA sponsored Family Fun Zone on the West Lawn also at 4pm, and ending with a spectacular, 20-minute public fireworks display over the Hillsborough River at 9m.
Following the 4pm Hot Dog Eating Competition will be a full afternoon of live music featuring local favorites The Applebutter Express, Damon Fowler, and more to be announced.
Also kicking off at 4pm will be the YMCA sponsored Family Fun Zone on the West Lawn. Come out early and enjoy bounce houses, face painting, a craft corner, and much more before settling in to enjoy fireworks.
Armature Works will be one of the FOUR fireworks displays spanning 2.5 miles along the Riverwalk. Attendees are welcome to bring blankets and lawn chairs, however, coolers and outside food and beverages will be prohibited.
Along with food and drinks from any of the vendors within the Heights Public Market there will also be food and drink options on the Front and West Lawns. Heights Public Market will be open until 11pm.