Apex is celebrating the 4th of July with an Olde Fashioned Fourth of July. The event takes place on Saturday, July 3rd, 2021. Check out our list of 4th of July fireworks and celebrations in the Triangle for even more to do on the holiday weekend.
Here’s what’s going on!
The Apex American Legion will lead a traditional flag raising ceremony at 10 am.
Drive Through Red, White & Blue
Join the decorated car processional through downtown Apex! Because staging space for vehicles is limited to 100, registration is required for this free event. Participants must live in Apex town limits or ETJ. Line-up begins at 9:15 am at the Apex Baptist Church Parking Lot, 110 S. Salem Street, and the processional begins at 10:15 am. Sign up here!
Uncle Sam’s Parade of Wheels
Kids – decorate your bike, wagon, tricycle, or other non-motorized vehicle in patriotic colors! (Note: Helmets are required for the Parade of Wheels). Line-up will start on S. Salem Street (between W. Chatham Street and Holleman Street) at 9:30 am, and the parade will begin at 10:45 am.
Apex Fire Department Splash Down
At the end of the parade route, cool off under the spray of the fire hose behind Fire Station #1!
There will also be live music from Bach to Rock, and roaming street performers.
More 4th of July Events in the Triangle
Read about all the July 4th fireworks, celebrations and parades in the Triangle. Or look at a quick list here: