Wilmington NC July Fourth Celebrations feature fireworks, music, cruises, and more at popular Wilmington attractions including the USS North Carolina Battleship, the Children's Museum of Wilmington, Henrietta III, and Riverfront Park.
Celebrate July Fourth 2013 in Wilmington, North Carolina with free fireworks, free music, cruises, beach entertainment and more. The USS North Carolina will host their annual Battleship Blast which promises a spectacular Wilmington fireworks show. Celebrate with family and friends in this coastal city this July 2013.
Visiting from out of town for July 4th Celebrations? Stay with one of our Wilmington hotel partners! We look forward to celebrating this special holiday with you in Wilmington, North Carolina!
July 4th Celebrations in Wilmington NC
2013 Fireworks by The Sea
July 3, 2013 from 6:30PM - 9:30PM
The 2013 Fireworks by The Sea Independence Celebration will take place on Wednesday, July 3, 2013. Enjoy FREE fireworks by the sea on the beach near the Carolina Beach Boardwalk at sunset. The fireworks and gazebo entertainment are free and open to all.
17th Annual Battleship Blast
July 4, 2013 at 9:05PM
The Battleship North Carolina will present the 2013 17th Annual Battleship Blast Fireworks on July 4, 2013 at 9:05PM. The celebration will not disappoint and at 9:05PM the fireworks display will light up the skies of Wilmington. Best view of amazing pyro technics is from downtown Wilmington as the entire Battleship complex on Eagles Island will be closed at 6PM. Arrive early to visit the equally impressive Battleship North Carolina before the activities in the evening.
4th of July Riverfront Celebration
July 4, 2013
Celebrate July 4th in Wilmington NC at the Riverfront Celebration along Water Street. Enjoy food and entertainment from 5PM - 9PM and a spectacular fireworks show at 9:05PM. Heart & Soul will provide the music entertainment in Riverfront Park. Call 910-341-7800 for more information.
Independence Day Celebration at the Children's Museum of Wilmington
July 4, 2013 from 5-8PM
Celebrate Independence Day at the Children's Museum of Wilmington with an Air Rocket Challenge, Sharpie Fireworks, Sound Sandwich noisemakers and soda explosions! Admission is 1/2 off for immediate family of military personnel who show their ID. Call 910-254-3534 for more information.
Independence Day Music in the Park
July 4, 2013 from 4-7PM
Enjoy FREE, live music at Ocean Front Park and Pavilion on July 4, 2013. Bring a beach chair or blanket and relax with family and friends at this exciting holiday event. Call 910-458-8216 for more information.
4th of July Boardwalk Blast
July 4, 2013
Celebrate Independence Day with Funk Orchestra at Carolina Beach Boardwalk at sunset. Enjoy free Funkadelic Fun music entertainment with family and friends.
4th of July Cruise 2013
July 4, 2013 - Cruise from 6:30 - 9PM | Dockside from 9 - 9:30PM
Cruise aboard North Carolina's Largest Riverboat to celebrate Independence Day this July 2013. Enjoy a delicious July 4th Buffet Dinner aboard Henrietta III featuring chicken, pork, green beans, baked beans, cole slaw, dessert, tea, coffee, and more! Call 910-343-1611 to get your tickets today!
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