4th of July in Myrtle Beach: Here’s Where to Find the Fun

Activate your adventure (and patriotism) with a July 4 trip to Myrtle Beach. Enjoy traditional fireworks, festivals, a 5K race and more. Pack your elegant clothes for a night out at a fine dining establishment while you’re here.

Myrtle Beach has it all! Come see for yourself on Independence Day.

Fireworks Locations and Schedule

Think Myrtle Beach is fun all year round? Well, it is! But Independence Day on the Grand Strand is an extra special experience. Here’s when and where pyrotechnics happen.

Cherry Grove Pier 4th of July Fireworks

Pick the pier in North Myrtle Beach for an incredible Independence Day display. Around 9:30 p.m., head to the beach or watch from your resort balcony to see the fireworks.

4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza at Broadway at the Beach

Broadway at the Beach shakes up its fireworks with something unparalleled on July 4. The entertainment complex offers awesome shows twice a week throughout the summer. Starting at 9:30 p.m., watch them light up the sky over Lake Broadway. Optical viewing spots include the lake bridges.

Fireworks at Barefoot Landing

Carve out time on the South Strand for a spectacular Fourth of July display. Barefoot Landing also offers fireworks all summer, with a special show on this day. The fun starts at 10 p.m.

Fireworks Celebration


4th of July Concert at Kaminski House Museum: 1003 Front Street, Georgetown | (843) 546-7706

The arts are on point in Georgetown, and the 4th of July concert at the Kaminski House Museum is a favorite tradition. Hear the Indigo Choral Society perform an outdoor concert. Bring lawn chairs and snacks, and deck out in red, white, and blue for the event! The music will begin at 6:30 p.m.


Independence Day 5K: Grand Park Lake Courtyard on Farrow Parkway, Myrtle Beach 

We encourage you to wear a costume for a chance to win prizes at this race. The Independence Day 5K is for runners, walkers, leashed dogs, and strollers. Don the red, white, and blue for a 5K, 1-mile, 1-mile doggie walk, or the FREE Stars and Stripes Kids’ Dash of 50 yards. A virtual option is also available.


Surfside Beach 4th of July Golf Cart Parade Celebration

Discover the endless variety for Grand Strand fun in this neighboring town. It starts with the golf cart parade, at 10 a.m. Decorate your carts in patriotic themes for a chance to win prizes. Visit the website if you’d like to participate. Otherwise, line up on Ocean Boulevard and check out the show!

Fun will follow, 5 to 9 p.m. Kids can hop in the bounce house, get on the slip and slide, and get their faces painted. Enjoy live music and food vendors.

There Are a Lot of Things to Do in Myrtle Beach

You’ll find something fun to do outside of these enjoyable events. Here are some suggestions.


Fine Dining

Myrtle Beach also has elegant dining options. The Library Restaurant prepares your food tableside with a fantastic wine selection. 21 Main at North Beach Resort features seafood and dry-aged beef in an refined setting.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House specializes in sizzling, butter-topped steaks and an incredible ambiance. Experience fondue of cheese, chocolate, or broth for dipping at The Melting Pot.


Gift Shops

The benefit of visiting the Grand Strand is getting to take some of it home with you. Gay Dolphin Gift Cove is an iconic, multi-level store on the boardwalk that has everything. Mole Hole in Broadway at the Beach is your spot to find Pandora bracelets, collectibles, and more.

Crabby Jack’s General Store, at Broadway at the Beach, has a great selection of fun gear and home decor to take home. While you’re there, check out Tiki Jim’s for Life Is Good products, plush toys, gift shopping, and more.

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