Things To Do
4th of July 2021 Fireworks
Fourth of July celebrations will be returning to the Grand Strand this year. There are plenty of ways to keep the family busy on Independence Day in Myrtle Beach, from fireworks, 5ks, and parades.
Firework shows will be held in the following areas: Myrtle Beach, Cherry Grove, Murrells Inlet, and North Myrtle Beach.
The annual Salute from the Shore flyover is slated to take place on July 4.
Myrtle Beach Boardwalk
The city of Myrtle Beach has not announced the Fourth of July Fireworks plans for 2021. Please check back later for more details.
Broadway at the Beach
Fourth of July Fireworks will be held at 10 p.m. on July 4th at Broadway at the Beach. Fireworks will be held over Lake Broadway in the middle of the massive shopping and dining complex.
Cherry Grove Pier
Cherry Grove Pier in North Myrtle Beach will have Fourth of July Fireworks in 2021, but the show’s time has not been announced. Please check back later for more details.
Murrells Inlet Marshwalk
Murrells Inlet has not announced the Fourth of July Fireworks plans for 2021. Please check back later for more details.
Conveniently located on the southern end of North Myrtle Beach, Barefoot Landing will be lighting up the night sky with an amazing fireworks display starting at 10 p.m. on July 4th.
4th of July Events and Festivals
Surfside Beach 4th of July Golf Cart Parade
Surfside Beach has not announced the Fourth of July Golf Cart Parade plans for 2021. Please check back later for more details.
Salute from the Shore
Make your way to the beach on July 4th at 1 p.m. and witness an unforgettable flyover of F-16s from the 169th Fighter Wing at McEntire Joint National Guard Base in South Carolina. The Salute from the Shore flyover will take place at 1 p.m., starting at Cherry Grove and making its way down to Bluffton, S.C., around 1:25 p.m.
4th of July Independence Day 5k
The 12th annual Independence Day 5k Race begins at 7:00 a.m. July 3 in The Market Common starting near Grand Park Lake.
Red, White, & Blue 5k at Barefoot Landing
This Independence Day 5k Race begins at 7:30 a.m on July 4th to celebrate the birth of our nation. Breakfast and awards will be held at Lulu’s Barefoot Landing after the race at 8:30 a.m.
Murrells Inlet Boat Parade
The 38th annual Murrells Inlet Boat Parade will be held at 3 p.m. on July 4th. Boat entry fees are waived for 2021 to encourage more participants. The parade starts at the Garden City Point, goes through the Murrells Inlet MarshWalk, and ends at the Hot Fish Club. The theme this year is Stars, Stripes, and Fireworks.
Pawleys Island 4th of July Parade
The 54th annual Pawleys Island 4th of July Parade will be held at 10 a.m. The cost to enter is $20 in advance or $25 on the day of the parade.