Regional Events

Note: Event date, venue and other details may change at short notice due to the pandemic. Please check all information at the official website before making plans to attend an event.

July 1-5
Fantastic Fourth Celebration
Stone Mountain
Voted the “Best Place to see Fireworks in Atlanta” by Atlanta Journal-Constitution readers, a “Must-See Fireworks Show” by USA Today and a Reader’s Digest pick for “America’s Most Spectacular Fourth of July Fireworks.” Laser show and fireworks begin at 9:30 p.m. Bring lawn seating. Stone Mountain Park.

July 4
Salute from the Shore
SC Coastline
Military air parade down the beaches of SC include fighter jets and vintage military planes. Wear red, white and blue and wave flags to salute our military. Share photos and videos on social media at #SalutefromtheShore. Begins 1 p.m. in Cherry Grove, arrives Hilton Head 1:30 p.m.

Uncle Sam Jam
Dance to live beach and party music from Dave Landeo & The Sol Beats. Food and beverage vendors available; no coolers or outside alcohol. 7-11 p.m. Mount Pleasant Pier. Fireworks begin at dark. $8-$10.

4th of July Fireworks Blast
Mount Pleasant
Celebration at Patriots Point features live entertainment, food trucks and fireworks launched from Charleston Harbor at dark. Viewing from land is free; bring seating. Premiere seating on flight deck of USS Yorktown available for $25. 6-10 p.m.

Fireworks at Harbour Town
Hilton Head
Fireworks light up the sky over Harbour Town Lighthouse and Calibogue Sound. Festivities include live music, food vendors and family activities. 9-10 p.m. Sea Pines guests are free, non-guests $9 gate fee.

July 4, 12, 19, 26
HarbourFest at Shelter Cove
Hilton Head
Weekly summer celebration features live music and entertainment, arts and crafts and family activities. Fireworks start at dusk. Special fireworks celebration on July 4th. Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina.

July 9-10
Atlanta Creole Food Festival
Festival showcases the area’s best Creole cuisines and beverages from the Caribbean, Africa, Europe, Asia and South America. Best End Brewing Company. 3-7 p.m. $35-$45. VIP $65-$75.

July 10-16
Family Golf Week
Myrtle Beach
Week includes 54-hole Father & Son Team Classic and Parent & Child Team Classic at Barefoot Resort and Golf.

July 15
Reggae Nights Summer Concerts
Outdoor concert feature roots and new school reggae with Crucial Fiya. Bring chairs or blankets. 8 p.m. $10. Johns Island County Park.

July 15-16
Wheels of Soul 2022 Tour
Annual multi-band summer tour features the Tedeschi Trucks Band with special guests Los Lobos and Gabe Dixon. 7:30 p.m. $29-$150. Fox Theatre.

July 15-24
Beaufort Water Festival
Ten-day festival includes sailing regatta, water show, shrimp boat tours, sports tournaments, raft race, children’s activities, fireworks, Commodore’s Ball, air show, parade of boats, craft market and nightly entertainment. Free; nightly entertainment requires ticket purchase. Waterfront Park.

July 16
Josh Groban
The singer, songwriter and musician performs at Cadence Bank Amphitheatre at Chastain Park. 8 p.m.

July 19
Sheryl Crow
The singer, songwriter and actress performs at Cadence Bank Amphitheatre at Chastain Park. 8 p.m.

July 23
Sweetgrass Cultural Arts Festival
Mount Pleasant
Sweetgrass basket makers demonstrate weaving. Entertainment includes Gullah Geechee cultural musical groups, praise dancing, arts and crafts, Gullah cuisine and storytelling. Memorial Waterfront Park. Free. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Atlanta Ice Cream Festival
Festival includes ice cream-eating contest for kids and adults, demonstrations, family games, music and free health screenings. Bring chairs and umbrellas but no pets. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Free admission. Piedmont Park.

July 24
Big Time Rush
The pop band performs at Cadence Bank Amphitheatre at Chastain Park. 8 p.m.

July 26
Third Eye Blind
The rock band performs at Cadence Bank Amphitheatre at Chastain Park. 7 p.m.

July 29-31
Chris Rock
The comedian and actor performs his Ego Death World Tour at Fox Theatre. 8 p.m. For mature audiences only. $50 and up.

July 30-31
Savannah Mega Comic Con
Comic book and toy convention features comic books and superhero-related items, vintage and modern toys, anime, cosplay, vintage video games, dance party and special guests Kurt Angle, Michael Biehn, Ricco Ross, William Hope, Mark Rolston, Tiffany Grant, LyiarLyiar, Kyle Phillips and Greg Arnold. $10 and up; kids 5 and under are free. Savannah Convention Center.

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