- Events & Cultural Arts
- Fireworks on the Fourth
Fireworks on the Fourth
JULY 4, 2023 | 6 PM - 10 PM
Fireworks will go off at 9:45 p.m.
We are thrilled to announce that we will be opening Unity Park with a bang! In celebration of Independence Day, a long-standing tradition will be brought back to the City of Greenville – Fireworks on the Fourth! We invite the community to join us at Unity Park on Tuesday, July 4 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. for a spectacular fireworks show in our beautiful new 60-acre park. Come early, bring a blanket and picnic dinner, and enjoy a memorable evening as we honor our great country.
Thank you to our Parking Partners
Greenville Water & Greenville Heritage Federal Credit Union
246 Army Band will play on the Prisma Health Welcome Center deck from 7:30 - 9:00 PM.
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- What are the hours for Fireworks on the Fourth?
Fireworks on the Fourth will be held from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Unity Park. The fireworks show will begin at 9:45 p.m.
- Does the event cost money?
Fireworks on the Fourth is free of charge!
- Will there be food and drink available?
Limited food will be available. We encourage attendees to bring their own food and drink to Unity Park. No alcohol is allowed at the event.
- Where do I park at Unity Park?
Parking is very limited at Unity Park. We advise attendees to park downtown in one of the garages and ride the trolley over or walk the Swamp Rabbit Trail. Greenville Police will be assisting at cross walks throughout the trail and downtown.
- Where can I park?
A variety of parking options are available in the City’s conveniently located parking garages. Park at one of the downtown garages and hop on the FREE downtown trolley, operated by Greenlink, for shuttle service to and from the event. Plan your trip downtown using our interactive parking map.
- How much is parking?
The special event rate at all city-owned parking garages is $5. Parking rates for privately-owned parking lots vary.
- Is smoking allowed in the park?
No. Smoking and vaping are prohibited within the park during the event.
- Where are public restrooms located?
Public port-a-lets, including handicapped accessible port-a-lets, are available throughout the event site. Unity Park also has public restrooms located at the Greenville Water Splash Pad.
- What happens if it rains?
The event will go on rain or shine. There are no rain dates for the event.
- What happens if I get separated from my child or parent?
Lost children (and parents) will be escorted to event headquarters in the Prisma Health Welcome Center
- Is there a Lost and Found?
Items can be turned in or claimed at event headquarters at the Prisma Health Welcome Center.
- Can I bring my own alcohol with me?
- May I bring lawn chairs, blankets or coolers?
Yes. There is plenty of room in the Michelin Green or Meadowbrook Green to set up and enjoy the show!
- Are roller skates, skateboards, bikes or personal transportation allowed?
No. Due to security and safety restrictions, roller skates, skateboards, bikes and personal transportation are prohibited within the event site. The Swamp Rabbit Trail will remain open, with the exception of when the fireworks show is actually in progress (as part of the trail is in the fallout zone).
- Are pets allowed in the event site?
No. Only service animals are permitted within the event site. View the City Ordinance here.
- Can I bring a firearm?
Firearms are prohibited within the event site.
- Can I bring a tent or an umbrella?
Tents, umbrellas and additional infrastructure of the sorts are not permitted.
- Can I bring sparklers?
Guests are not permitted to bring any form of pyrotechnics or explosive illuminations, including but not limited to sparklers, fireworks, etc.