4th of July 2021

Fourth of July Celebration 2021 - SUNDAY, July 4, 2021 

The party is ON for the 4th of July this year! The celebration on SUNDAY, JULY 4th starts with the parade at 8:30PM and the Fireworks Show at 9:30PM. Everyone is invited to join the fun! 

Calling all bikes, trikes, golf carts, and walkers to join the fun with a PATRIOTIC THEME. Parade entries are free but applications are required. 

This year, we are saluting essential workers - the healthcare workers, teachers, government employees, and others - that helped us get through 2020! Salute the essential workers in your life with your parade entry!

Click this LINK to submit your parade entry and get busy decorating your ride! The line-up starts at 7:00PM in the order of arrival. NO early admittance allowed!

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the 2021 Kidz Zone is canceled for this year. 


All entries must be submitted online. Parade Rules:

1. All entries must have a patriotic theme and carry or display the American Flag. 

2. All entries MUST CHECK-IN at the line-up entry on East Water Street at the Court Square.

3. LINE-UP TIME: 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. The lineup will be on WATER STREET, enter from Court Square. No early entries allowed. Parade order based on arrival to the line-up.

4. NO THROWING OF CANDY OR SMALL ITEMS TO THE PUBLIC. Entries with walkers may pass out small items to spectators along the parade route.

5. Entries should keep THREE (3) car lengths apart during the parade procession.

Please email LMorris@LincolntonNC.org if you have any questions.

The FIREWORKS show is ON! Get ready for great fun on the Fourth of July! 

Sunday, July 4, 9:30pm - 10pm

The Fireworks Show will be at the Lincolnton High School Stadium and everyone is invited to watch from the bleachers. We will also produce a live stream of music & fireworks in collaboration with LincolntonLive! again in 2021.

You can watch the Lincolnton Fireworks Show LIVE from your backyard bbq, pool, or wherever you have an internet connection. The show will be streamed on the City of Lincolnton website & right here on Facebook.

Stay tuned for more details & links to the live show on 7/4/21 starting at 9:30pm!