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Fireworks & Celebrations

July 3, 2018 - July 5, 2018


The following events have been scheduled in celebration of the Independence Day holiday.


June 30 — July 7

8:45 to 10 p.m. — Lights show July 3

6 to 9 p.m. — Kids’ Night at the football field

7 to 10 p.m. — Square dance in the Alderson Elementary School cafeteria.

July 4

8 a.m. — Arts, crafts and commercialsales, Alderson Elementary School grounds

10 a.m. — Throttle Throbs Car Show, Old Greenbrier Baptist Church parking lot

10:30 a.m. — Grand Parade

1 p.m. — Stuart’s Smokehouse “Hot Dawg Eating” contest

4 p.m. — Greenbrier vs. Monroe and kids’ tug of war contests

10:15 p.m. — Grand Fireworks aerial and ground display July 5

6 p.m. — Ducks on the Greenbrierrubber duck race


July 3

WV Miners Game -& Fireworks show

July 4

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Raleigh County Veterans Museum

9:30 p.m. — Fireworks, Beckley- Raleigh County Convention Center (Armory) area


Fireworks Fayetteville Town Park at dusk on 4th

Fayetteville’s Lions Club, July 4 celebration July 3

5 to 10 p.m. — Vendors

6 to 11 p.m. — Music: Krista Hughes Band July 4

9 a.m. to 8 p.m. — Vendors

10 a.m. — Parade Lineup

11 a.m. — Parade Noon to 5 p.m. — WV Classic Car Club (Court House parking lot)

2 to 8 p.m. — Music: Last Chance and Common Houses Uptown events

1 p.m. — Turtle Race

1:30 p.m. — Frog Jumping

2 p.m. — Hula Hoop

2:30 p.m. — Balloon Toss

3 p.m. — 3-Legged Race

3:30 p.m. — Sack Race

4 p.m. — Watermelon seed splitting contest Cobbler Walk Park events Dusk — Fireworks LANSING

Adventures on the Gorge July 3 Family Carnival and Fireworks at Adventures on the Gorge

4 to 8 p.m. — DJ and Bouncy Houses

5 p.m. — Relay Races

6 p.m. — Youth (12 and under) watermelon eating competition

6:30 p.m. — Adult watermelon eating competition

7 p.m. — Cherry pit spitting contest Fireworks to follow MONTGOMERY

7 to 10 p.m. — Music: Willie D and No Regrets

10 p.m. — Fireworks During the evening the city will be serving free ice cream, compliments of Dairy Queen.

Mercer County – Bramwell, Bluefield & Princeton

The town of Bramwell will host children’s activities on July 4 from 12 p.m.-3 p.m., at the train depot on Main Street. (There will be no fireworks this year.)

Bluefield Blue Jays game at Bowen Field against Burlington on July 3 at 7:05 p.m. Fireworks will start at the end of the game.

Princeton Speedway hosts the 2nd Annual Freedom 30 on  Tuesday, July 3, with a night of open wheel racing followed by a fireworks spectacular.

The 8th annual Mercer County Fourth of July Celebration at the Hunnicutt Stadium in Princeton will begin at  9 a.m., with a car show.  Stadium gates open at 1 p.m. Throughout the day, there will a Kids Corner, live music and more. The evening will end with Rick K and the Allnighters followed by spectacular fireworks around 10 p.m. This event is free to the public. Family friendly with no alcohol allowed.


July 4

1 to 4 p.m. — Friend and Family Fun Day at Twin Falls Resort Ballfield List compiled by Gailyn Jackson



July 3, 2018
July 5, 2018


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