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Independence Day Celebration

July 3, 2023 @ 6:00 pm 9:30 pm

Join the Town of Fort Mill as we celebrate the Nation’s 247th Birthday with food, fireworks and fun at our Independence Day Celebration on Monday, July 3, 2023!  

This free event, from 6 to 9:30 p.m., will be held at the Fort Mill Amphitheater at Walter Elisha Park, 345 N. White Street and features music, vendors, food trucks, a special ceremony, roving entertainment and our amazing fireworks show. There will also be plenty of children’s activities, including face painting, balloon artists, kids’ crafts, and kid-related vendors. The Town will also celebrate its 150th Anniversary with a special party during this event!  

The evening of festivities begins with our Most Patriotic Contest, which is open to all ages. To enter, make sure you are standing by the Fort Mill Amphitheater Stage at 6 p.m. dressed in your most patriotic attire. Winners will receive prizes!

At 6:30 p.m., enjoy a performance from the Rockie Lynne Patriotic Show at the Fort Mill Amphitheater Stage. Rockie Lynne is a Veteran who travels around the country performing his own music and more. He and his band will be performing their patriotic concert.  

Then at 7:30 p.m., we will celebrate with our Independence Day & Town’s 150th Anniversary Ceremony at the Amphitheater stage. There will be patriotic songs, special remarks from Town officials, and a presentation of the Town’s 150th Anniversary resolution. As part of our 150th Anniversary Celebration, we will giving away 1,000 Fort Mill cookies, and will also have our Fort Mill 150 Historical Photo Display and photo opportunity. Also, keep an eye out for several 150th Anniversary giveaways!

From 8-9:15 p.m. enjoy music from our final act of the evening, Autumn Tyde, who will be performing songs from a wide variety of genres, including Beach, Oldies, R & B, Rock, Country and originals. The Town’s amazing fireworks display will follow at 9:15 p.m.!

Food & Vendors

There will be several food trucks available during our Independence Day Celebration, including: A Sprinkle of Love, Abbotts Frozen Custard, Chanchos Tacos, Charlie B’s Seafood, Cousins Maine Lobster Charlotte, Hobb’s Nuts, JamRock Jerk Spot, Jhasemade Lemonade, King of Fire, Kona Ice, Krave Food Truck, Pelicans Snoballs, Popcorn Heaven, S & K Funnel Cakes, Salute Chew, That Won Truck, and Whit’s Frozen Custard Fort Mill. Beer and wine will also be available to purchase. There will also be more than 20 vendors at this year’s event.  


Walter Elisha Park

345 N. White St.
Fort Mill, South Carolina 29715
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