Fourth of July Parades, Celebrations, Fireworks, and Festivals in Nashville
June 30, 2018
Westmoreland Freedom Fest: Join the fun at the Westmoreland Freedom Festival at Ricky Woodard Park! There is a free PlayZone with water slide, bounce house, obstacle course, train ride, and hay ride! Vendor tents, cake walks, and food trucks will also be on-site! Follow the link to see the full schedule.
Nolensville Star Spangled Celebration: This has become THE premier event of Nolensville and the surrounding area for July 4th festivities. We have music, family games, inflatables, a food court, and fireworks!
July 3, 2018
Hendersonville Freedom Festival: Head to DrakesCreek Park with your friends and family and enjoy live entertainment, vendor booths, kids zone with inflatables and fireworks! The fun begins at 4.
Smyrna: Mark it on your calendar! Monday, July 3rd is the date for Smyrna's Annual Independence Day Celebration! Don't be a procrastinator that day - The Rec Park fills up early! So grab your lawn chairs...grab your car keys...and grab your family and get there early on July 3rd! Plenty of food vendors will be there, too! Fireworks show at about 9:00pm!
July 4, 2018
Brentwood: Crockett Park is hosting the annual summer concert and fireworks display celebrating the 4th of July! The concert begins at 7 followed by fireworks.
Franklin on the Fourth: This year's 4th of July Celebration will focus on family fun and include great music, quality crafts, tasty food, antique cars, and a large kids zone. The free festival kicks off at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, July 4th, with bluegrass music playing from the stage. Food vendors include everything from roasted corn on the cob to BBQ, ice cream to nachos; and corn dogs to smoothies. Craft vendors will fill the area with wood working, jewelry and other handmade items. The kid’s zone on 3rd Avenue North will have inflatables, a petting zoo, and pony rides. The always fun Children’s Parade begins lining up at 4:45 and starts at 5 p.m. AND, the Old Glory Chapter of the Daughter's of the American Revolution reading the Declaration of Independence, and the singing of the “National Anthem”!
Franklin Fireworks at the Park at Harlinsdale Farm: After spending the day at Franklin on the Fourth mosey over to the Park at Harlinsdale Farm for the spectacular fireworks display at dark!
Gallatin 4th of July Celebration at Triple Creek Park: Celebrate the 4th at Triple Creek Park with fun activities and fireworks starting at 4 pm
Goodletsville Indepedence Day Celebration: Starting at 4 pm in Moss-Wright Park activities include food vendors, face painting, gaga pit, pony rides, Fireman's Foam, an Activity Zone full of inflatables, 4 station euro bungee, a 3 station rock climbing wall and games like baseball and football toss. The event concludes with a spectacular fireworks display set to music.
La Vergne: Gates open at 5:30 pm, admission is FREE. Music starts at 6:30 pm featuring Missy Garnet and the Two Dollar Pistols Families are invited to bring blankets and lawn chairs, as well as their own picnic dinners. Visitors may also dine from a selection of food vendors that will be onsite. The spectacular fireworks show will begin at dusk.
Lebanon: Join the City of Lebanon for a special July 4th Celebration at the Wilson County Fairgrounds! Fireworks are scheduled to begin around 9:00PM, so bring your lawn chairs and celebrate Independence Day with our great community this 4th of July.
Mt. Juliet Providence Marketplace July 4th Celebration: There will be live music beginning at 4 p.m., a 30-foot video game trailer, face painting, balloon artists, caricature artists, inflatable slides and more to satisfy the younger crowd. There will be musical performances by Mikki Zip, Scott Honaker, Alayna, Jeremy McComb and the Tim McDonald Band. The fireworks show will begin at 9 p.m. at the Paddocks Shopping Center.
Murfreesboro Celebration Under the Stars: “Celebration Under the Stars” will be held at McKnight Park. The day’s activities begin at the outdoor pool at Sports*Com at 10a.m. with a pool party, games and prizes until 4:30p.m. – Admission is $3.00 for youth and seniors/$4.00 for adults. The evening activities in McKnight Park begin at 3:30p.m. with a live band and family-oriented events and inflatables. At 8 p.m., following the singing of the national anthem, the Murfreesboro Symphony Orchestra Choir will present a program of traditional patriotic tunes and inspirational classics. The Murfreesboro Symphony will perform during the fireworks lighting up the sky at 9 p.m.
Nashville Family Fun Zone: Bring your family to Music City Walk of Fame Park for a carnival-like atmosphere with games, inflatables, food, music, misting stations and more! The fun begins at noon and you can stick around to catch the fireworks! PS: It's FREE!
Nashville Let Freedom Sing FREE 4th of July Concerts: Beginning at 4 pm, 5th and Broadway will be the place to hear amazing performances by DJ Coach, The Sisterhood, DJ Robert Luke, Johnny P, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, and Chris Young! Then, you can watch the fireworks accompanied by the Nashville Symphony live at Ascend Amphitheater at 9:30. Huge screens will be located at both 5th and Broadway AND Ascend Amphitheater so no one misses a thing!
Springfield Freedom Celebration and Fireworks: Enjoy the free fireworks show at J. Travis Price Park, 4155 Wilks Rd, Springfield. Gates open at 4:00 PM.
Spring Hill 4th of July Bicycle Parade: Children are encouraged to decorate their bikes, scooters and wagons in patriotic colors, or simply walk or ride in the parade, to celebrate Independence Day in a fun way. The parade line-up begins at 8:30 a.m. at Spring Hill Post Office, 223 Town Center Parkway, and the parade begins at 9 a.m. Refreshments will be provided by parade sponsor, McDonald’s, after the parade concludes at Evans Park
Watertown Stars, Stripes and Squirtguns: Watertown will be have its annual Stars, Stripes and Squirtguns Parade at 3 p.m. through Main Street in Watertown. There will be a no squirt zone for people who do not want to get wet. The city’s firework show will begin at 9 p.m. after the ballgames at Three Forks Community Park. Concessions will be available. There will be free watermelon and freeze pops.
White Bluff: The day starts at 7:00 am - 7:45 am registration for a 5k beginning at 8:00 am at the Bibb White Bluff Civic Center. You can register online at www.eventbrite.com/e/freedom-5k-tickets. The Frog Pond Boys are gathering at the White Bluff Community Center for a horse shoe tournament with registration beginning at 10:00 am, throwing at 11:00 am. Lots of vendors and musicians will be coming in for the main event starting at 1:00 pm. Free admission and a raffle drawing to win fireworks. Bring a chair or blankets and plan to spend the day with us. A large fireworks show will be at 9:00 pm.
July 8, 2017
White House American Celebration and Carnival: The carnival will open at 1:00 pm on Saturday and live Music begins at 5 pm. Free inflatables for the kids and Food Truck Row offering a wide variety of selections. At 6:00 pm Sixwire will take the stage with a fantastic performance followed by the 80’s band Rubiks Groove that will have everyone on their feet singing and dancing. At 9:00 pm the sky will light up with the Brandon Webster EXIT REALTY Garden Gate Team Fireworks show and before the smoke clears Rubiks Groove will be back on stage performing until 10:00 pm.