Spend this Independence Day in Lake Lure and the Blue Ridge Foothills whose rich origins in the founding of America make for fun-filled, small-town celebrations with big patriotism. Lakeside parties, Main street festivals, and mountain resort getaways are waiting for you in Rutherford County.
Featured Fun for Celebrating the July 4th Holiday:
July 4th: Independence Day Celebration in the Hickory Nut Gorge
This fireworks display can be seen from two different amazing spots – gorgeous Morse Park Meadows and the serene Beach at Lake Lure! Bring the whole gang and some lawn chairs. The Beach will reopen at 8:00 pm free to the public for viewing the Lake Lure Fireworks which begin at dusk around 9:00 pm.
For more details: Lake Lure Fireworks Celebration
Chimney Rock State Park
Cost: Included with Park admission
For more details: July 4th Weekend Family Fun
July 3rd: Independence Day Celebration at Rumbling Bald Resort
The Resort will host fireworks on July 3rd. The celebration includes a spectacular Fireworks Show, Boardwalk Arts & Crafts Sale, Family Games, Children’s Play Area, Beach Cookout, and more.
NOTE: This day-long event is NOT open to the public. It is only open to resort guests and residents. However, public boat viewing of the fireworks display is welcome and encouraged from the lake. Bring your pontoon boat or rent one and cruise to the North end of Lake Lure to watch the action on the water.
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New Policy Note from Rumbling Bald Resort:
Enjoy your July 4th celebrations!