Update for 2020: The celebration has been canceled. The town hopes to have a fireworks celebration later in the year.
The Town of Garner’s Independence Day Celebration takes place Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019, starting at 5 p.m., at Lake Benson Park, 921 Buffaloe Road, Garner. Follow the above link for information on parking, road closures and shuttles.
It’s free to attend.
The festival features inflatables, games, crafts, food trucks, live music by The Embers, a concert by the NC Symphony, and more.
5:00 p.m. – Kids Zone Opens, Veterans Memorial Tours Begin
5:30 p.m. – Opening band (tba)
7:30 p.m. – Veterans Memorial Tours End
8:00 p.m. – Mayor’s Presentation
8:30 p.m. – NC Symphony Performs, Kids Zone Closes
9:30 p.m. – Fireworks directly after NC Symphony performance. (Time approximate)
- C&B Southern Choice
- Caraway Foundation
- G&H Concessions
- Garner Area Little League
- Garner Masonic Lodge
- Troop 391 of Garner
- Mama Voula’s Authentic Greek Cuisine
- Jonesy’s Concession & Catering
- Knights of Columbus
- Lorraine’s Kitchen
- R&J Fish, Wings & Things with Community Navigators
- Moonrunners with Garner PAAL
- Rita’s Italian Ice of Cary
- Miss Garner Scholarship Pagenat
- Poblanos Tacos
- Coco Crissi with Kappa Alpha Psi
- Mr C’s Funnel Cake with The Atmosphere for Change
- Beach Umbrellas (but must be stored for NC Symphony performance and the fireworks)
- Alcoholic Beverages
- Glass Containers
More Triangle 4th of July Celebrations
Learn about all the 4th of July fireworks and celebrations in the Triangle or just look at this day-by-day list: