We are approaching a significant date in the United States: Independence Day. The Lowcountry, renowned for its historic cities, beautiful scenery, and warm Southern hospitality, becomes an ideal destination to commemorate this occasion. If you plan on enjoying this celebration, here are some suggestions for plans and events.
The Lowcountry offers numerous locations to enjoy remarkable fireworks displays on the 4th of July. Charleston, South Carolina, is known for its celebration at Riverfront Park. This year, you can marvel at a captivating light show over the Cooper River, accompanied by live music. Alternatively, you can head to Savannah, Georgia, for the famous fireworks show on historic River Street.
4th of July parades are a cherished tradition in American culture. If you’re interested in this, you can visit Beaufort, South Carolina, and enjoy the town’s patriotic parade, complete with floats, marching bands, and participants dressed in patriotic colors. Join the fun, bring your American flag, and immerse yourself in the holiday spirit.
The Lowcountry boasts numerous charming towns and stunning islands that offer pristine beaches and diverse marine life. To celebrate this Independence Day outdoors with your family or friends, we recommend attending the “2023 Salute from the Shore,” a military flyover along the entire South Carolina coast. To be part of this event, you must be present around noon at one of the following locations: Cherry Grove, Myrtle Beach, Pawleys Island, Isle of Palms, Charleston Harbor, Folly Beach, Edisto Island, Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, or Beaufort. It’s an extraordinary opportunity to enjoy the Southern charm this 4th of July while also commemorating the Armed Forces.
Explore the Islands
Hilton Head, South Carolina, is a popular destination with beautiful beaches where you can also enjoy the delicious food at local restaurants and soak in the festive atmosphere that permeates this stunning barrier island. On this occasion, we recommend attending the “HarbourFest” at Shelter Cove Harbor, a summer event featuring live music and various activities for the whole family. Specifically, we suggest you attend this event on the 4th of July, where, in addition to all the aforementioned activities, you can witness a spectacular fireworks show that will light up the sky.
We hope these ideas will help you to enjoy the 4th of July celebration in the Lowcountry of the United States to the fullest.
Happy Independence Day!
BY: NATALIA DELGADILLO