Fun Fourth Festival

posted on July 1, 2014 by C L

funfourthfestivalThe Fun Fourth Festival is celebrating its 40th year this month and we are excited to say it is still going strong! Come enjoy your Fourth of July holiday in downtown Greensboro. The Fun Fourth Festival will feature a Kickoff Block Party, the Parade and Street Festival, and the Pops Concert and Fun Fourth Fireworks Finale.

The Kickoff Block Party will be held July 3rd from 7:00pm-11:00pm at Hamburger Square Park. Admission is $5, cash only and includes admission tickets, food and beverage.
The Fun Fourth Parade will be held July 4th at 9:30am in Downtown Greensboro. The parade route begins at Greene and Bellemeade, proceeds south on Greene, west on Washington, ending at Eugene St.

The Street Festival is also going to be held July 4th. It runs from 10am-6pm and will feature rides like the Extreme Obstacle Course and the Mechanical Jitterbug Swing, as well as games including the Gladiator Joust and Hoop it Up. Tickets can be purchased at Ticket Tents located in the Rides area with prices ranging from $2-$4.

To end the Fourth of July celebrations the Fun Fourth Festival has set up a Pops Concert which will begin at 7:30pm. Following the concert at 9:30pm will be the Fun Fourth Fireworks Finale. The concert as well as the fireworks will be held at White Oak Amphitheatre at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex.

There’s going to be lots to do so come on out and celebrate America’s Independence Day in Downtown Greensboro!