The 4th of July holiday will be here before you know it and the Crystal Coast is making grand plans for this year’s edition to be a memorable one. If you’re planning a vacation trip to the Crystal Coast during the week of July 4th, here is a rundown of 4th of July holiday events scheduled to held in Atlantic Beach, Beaufort, Emerald Isle, and Morehead City.

The City of Morehead City sponsored 4th of July Celebration

Friday July 4th Independence Day – Happy Birthday America!!! Celebration
On Friday, July 4th, Morehead City will host a concert at Jaycee Park. The musical group “Boomerang” will be in concert commencing at 7:00PM. Fireworks after Dusk.

Saturday July 5th Concert at Jaycee Park, “Boomerang” at 7:00PM

Town of Emerald Isle 4th of July Celebration

Fireworks at Bogue Inlet Pier – Emerald Isle
Event Date: July 4, 2008

The town of Emerald Isle will host a fireworks display sponsored by Bogue Inlet Pier and Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation on Friday evening at the Bogue Inlet Pier.
For more information call 252-354-6350.
Event Times: 9:30 PM

Town of Atlantic Beach 4th of July Fireworks Celebration

Event Date: Jul. 4, 2008
Event Times: 9:00 pm

The town of Atlantic Beach will host its annual fireworks display at 9:00 PM on Friday, July 4th at The Circle. You are encouraged to bring your beach chairs and blankets for this awesome holiday event.

For more information, please call 252-726-2121 or email

The Town of Beaufort 4th of July Pyrates on Parade Celebration

4th of July “Pyrates on Parade”
Event Date: July 4th

The Beaufort Business Association will sponsor the parade beginning at 11:00 am.
For more information, please contact Martha Barnes.
Phone: 252-728-3917

As you can see, the 4th of July holiday on the Crystal Coast will be a grand old time.

Enjoy your 4th of July holiday and be safe!