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Monday, July 4, is a Town Holiday. Most municipal offices will be closed. Please view the holiday service schedule for information about changes to trash and recycling pickup and other services.

July 4th Celebration and Fireworks

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Monday, July 4th, 2016

UNC's Kenan Memorial Stadium

Travel & Leisure Magazine ranked Chapel Hill as one of America's Top 10 Best Towns for a July Fourth Celebration!

Gates open at 7:00pm!

Fireworks begin at 9:30pm. Arrive early for the best seats.
Fireworks are only visible from inside the stadium.


GATE ATTRACTIONS AND PARKING

 Balloon Animals, Face Painting, Inflatables and Midway Games! 

 

  Watermelon Eating Contest,
hosted by DSI Comedy

Make sure to get there early at 7pm to participate in our  watermelon eating contest. Winners will receive prizes! The DSI comedy teams will be onsite with interactive improv!!

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Fireworks Presented by

UNC Healthcare

Grace 2014

 

Official Media Partners

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News and Observer

Peoples Channel

 

Watermelon Eating Contest Hosted by

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VIP Skybox Presented by

Crepe 1

 

SP Press Shot Main stage music provided by
Soul Psychedelique Orchestra

If variety is the spice of life then
The Soul Psychedelique Orchestra has the flavor to satisfy all entertainment appetites.  TSP has an extensive music library than spans style from the 1940’s Big Band sounds to Beach Music, R&B, to Rock, Reggae, Latin and the best of today’s music.

The Soul Psychedelique Orchestra features a 3-6 piece horn section, a string quartet, full rhythm section and a disc jockey

 

Stadium Gates 5, 6 and Blue Zone North will be open at 7pm for entry with seating available on the South side only sections 118-131 and sections 219-231. 

Recommended parking for event patrons in the Craige, Jackson and Cardinal parking decks off of Manning Drive and the Rams Head Deck off ridge road. The Bell Tower lot is open to public and is also assigned disability parking. 

Parking also is available in Town of Chapel Hill parking lots downtown, including the Wallace Parking Deck at 150 East Rosemary Street and 140 West Franklin Street underground deck. 

Stadium Drive will remain CLOSED to general public.

UNC Public Safety encourages parents to place their cell phone number in their children's pocket, just in case you get separated for any reason. This will help you reunite with them much quicker and easier.      

No outside food or drink allowed in the stadium. 

 

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