Apex is celebrating the 4th of July from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the historic downtown with a parade, inflatables, and more. The celebration takes place Thursday, July 4th, 2019.
Here are the details and schedule:
Join us in Historic Downtown Apex as we celebrate America’s Birthday! Kids 12 & under may participate in the Parade of Wheels down Salem Street. Decorate your bike, wagon, tricycle, or other non-motorized vehicle in patriotic colors to celebrate our nation’s independence.
The Parade starts at the corner of Salem & Chatham Streets at noon, so be sure to line up early to save your place. Festivities will end with the Apex Fire Department’s Splash Down! Please note: Helmets are required for the Parade of Wheels.
Note: There are no fireworks displays in Apex.
Schedule of Events:
Downtown streets will be closed from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Events are as follows:
- 9:00 am: Flag Raising / Mayor’s Speech
- 9:15 am: Activities begin (inflatables, giant slide, ice cream & other food vendors, face painting, karaoke contest, carnival games, climbing wall, and more!)
- 11:45 am: Parade of Wheels line-up
- 12:00 pm: Parade of Wheels
- Fire Department Splash Down will immediately follow the Parade!
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