The Presbyterian Hospital July 4th Spectacular is an alcohol-free family fun fireworks event happening tonight at Memorial Stadium. Gates open at 5:30pm with family-fun activities taking place at Memorial Stadium from 6-9pm with a 9:30pm fireworks show (weather permitting). Stadium seating is available in the lower stands and lawn area. Bring blankets to sit on the field grass for the spectacular fireworks show. Early Ray will perform. Parking is $5.00 at Memorial Stadium.
Outside food and beverages are not permitted.
See our list of other fireworks events below the photo gallery.
KIDS ACTIVITIES WILL INCLUDE:
Kids Inflatables: 22’ super slide, rat race, slam dunk, radar speed pitch, rope a calf and 3 funny mirrors. Inflatables will be deflated promptly at 9pm so please get there early!
Other activities include a three legged race, sack race, tug-o-war, mascot race and there will be a History tent with President memory games, puzzles, coloring sheets and a marble guessing game. For each child to participate, there will be a liability waiver that a parent or guardian must sign. They will be given a wristband which gives kids unlimited access to all children’s activities.
Also, there will be a contest for the best dressed Uncle Sam! Come dressed as your best patriot and you’ll be recognized on stage with an award and your picture taken which will appear on our website.
On stage for the countdown:
- · Patsy Kinsey, Charlotte City Council
- · Paula Vincent, Sr. VP Novant Foundations & Development, Presbyterian Healthcare
- · Michael Smith, President and CEO, Charlotte Center City Partners
See scenes from last year’s event!
More fireworks events:
Carowinds: Fireworks, 9:30 p.m.
Fort Mill – Knights Castle: WBT Skyshow, about 9:30 p.m.; fireworks follow 7 p.m. Charlotte Knights’ baseball game.
Gastonia: Downtown festival, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; fireworks, about 9:15 p.m.