The Best Spots to Enjoy 4th of July Weekend Events Around Madison Co
The 4th of July is a unique American celebration, and Madison county celebrates it in a big way. Since Independence day lands on a week day this year, the celebrations start on June 28th and will continue through the Fourth of July. Below you’ll find our top 4 picks of events with links for more information.
2018 Mississippi Championship Hot Air Balloon Fest
33rd annual Mississippi Championship Hot Air Balloon Festival, June 28th – June 30th. Dozens of hot air balloons will lead a fun-filled weekend for children and adults of all ages. The three-day event will include several competitive balloon races and fun flights, two spectacular balloon glows, two incredible firework presentations, children’s activities, great food, and great entertainment.
Date & Time: June 28th – 30th 2018
Celebrate America Balloon Glow 2018
Celebrate America Balloon Glow, Friday evening, June 29th, 2018 at Northpark Mall an annal Independence Day tradition in Ridgeland MS for over 28 years. This free event is sponsored by Ridgeland Recreation and Parks. Over 20 gorgeous balloons light up the evening sky. There’s food, a kids’ carnival, live music featuring Dylan Scott, and a whole lot more fun in store. The evening rounds out with a fabulous fireworks show.
Date & Time: June 29th, 2018 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Independence on the Res
Celebrate summer’s favorite holiday on Saturday, June 30, 2018 for Independence on the Res at Old Trace and Lakeshore Parks from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Events include a kid’s play zone, military displays, a car show, live music, and fireworks! Bring your lawn chairs and blankets but leave your coolers at home as there’ll be plenty of great food and beer for all! This special event is free to the public. Happy Birthday America! Join the Barnett Reservoir Foundation and the PRVWSD for the 7th Annual Independence Celebration at Old Trace Park and Lakeshore Park. This free event includes vendors, live music and of course a dual fireworks show.
Date & Time: June 30th, 2018 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Liberty Park 4th of July Fireworks Display
Enjoy actual 4th of July Fireworks with you family at Liberty Park. The Madison Fireworks Event will begin at 7PM with onsite food trucks, fireworks beginning 9pm., sponsored by Neel-Schaffer.
Date & Time: July 4th, 2018 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
We hope you’ll find time to enjoy your favorite 4th of July 2018 event in Madison County. Do you need a new car before the Fourth of July? We will be closed for the 4th of July in celebration but stop by for big savings during the Honda 4th of July Sales Event going on now! Or, if your current car needs some attention, schedule a service appointment with our team of professionals. Whatever you may need, we are always happy to help.