Holly Springs is celebrating Independence Day with a weekend of events, mostly virtual. Here’s what’s going on:
Online Concert with Mo’Jazz
Friday, July 3rd, 2020
The Mo’Jazz concert will be streamed through Holly Springs Cultural Center’s Facebook page and the town’s YouTube channel. Mo’Jazz featuring Connie McCoy incorporates a blend of Jazz, Pop, R&B and Gospel, Mo’ Jazz is one of the Triangle’s hottest performing artists.
July 4th Food Art at the Farmers Market
Saturday, July 4th, 2020
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Holly Springs Farmers Market, Ballentine Street, next to Holly Springs Cultural Center
The farmers market will hold a food art competition during its regular time Saturday from 8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Examples of food art include decorated cupcakes, watermelon sculptures and cereal mosaics.
The artwork must be dropped off between 7:30 a.m. and 8:15 a.m. on July 4th. Pickup is from 12:30 pm. to 1 p.m. Winners will be announced on July 5th. Read all the rules here.
Virtual Fireworks Show
Sunday, July 5th, 2020
These will be real fireworks, but you’ll need to watch them remotely.
Weather depending, fireworks will be streamed live for viewers to enjoy from their homes. For social distancing, Sugg Farm and Bass Lake Park will close at 7:30 p.m. to prevent people from gathering there to watch the fireworks.