If you’ll be staying with us at the Ocean Isle Inn over the July 4th holiday you’ll want to know where the many celebratory activities will be held. If you need accommodations take a look at our waterfront vacation rentals in Ocean Isle Beach. We can accommodate you in luxury and at a price you can afford. You can count on it.
The annual Ocean Isle Beach Parade will take place on Friday, July 3 and features decorated golf carts, bicycles and more. The parade will begin at 10 a.m. Parade participants should meet at the Museum of Coastal Carolina parking lot by 9:30 a.m. There is no official registration and no fee to march in the parade. Entries will be judged in four categories: golf carts, floats, walkers and bicycles. Sponsored by the Ocean Isle Property Owners Association.
The free Ocean Isle Beach Concert will also take place on July 3 from 6:30-8 p.m. at The Museum of the Coastal Carolinas parking lot, 21 East 2nd St., Ocean Isle Beach.
Following the concert there will be a Fireworks Show at the Ocean Isle Pier on July 3 beginning at 9 p.m. Fireworks will last approximately 20 minutes. Viewers will be able to watch the display from the pier, the beach in front of our inn, or anywhere on the Island. In case of rain the fireworks show will be re-scheduled for July 5 at 9 p.m.
Beginning at 9:00 a.m. on July 4, members of the Old Bridge Preservation Society have planned fun and festivities for visitors and residents of Sunset Beach. With patriotic music playing and flags waving at the Old Bridge site, 109 Shoreline Drive W, Sunset Beach, there are a number of activities scheduled throughout the morning.
At 9:00 a.m. there will be a Parade over the Old Bridge, children (and adults) are encouraged to bring their decorated bicycles, wagons, strollers or sneakers to ride or march across the Old Bridge in step to rousing patriotic music. This parade is a perfect photo opportunity for grandparents and parents to capture the children in their red, white, and blue splendor.
Immediately following the parade, volunteers from the Old Bridge Preservation Society have planned multiple activity stations with good old-fashioned, All-American Games. There will be a cake walk, sack races, water can races, a knock down the cans game and the perennial favorite water balloon toss. If after taking part in all of the games the children are hungry there will be available decorated cupcakes to take the edge off. For more info call 910-363-6585.