When it comes to celebrating the 4th of July, it is hard to top Brevard, North Carolina. Visitors come from all around to experience the 4th of July the Brevard way! The celebration here is an all day event with the downtown streets closed to make way for the overflowing crowds. You’ll find local entertainers on stage, arts and crafts displayed by some of the area’s most notable artists, and lots of other activities.
The day will begin with the annual 5k/10k Firecracker Run. After the race you will have little trouble finding interesting things to enjoy the rest of the day. The Transylvania Community Arts Council will host its 39th Annual Fine Arts & Crafts Showcase. Artists from around the region will have their work on display and available for purchase. There will be plenty of entertainment, as there will be a full day of some of the most popular local and regional performers taking the stage at various times throughout the day. For car buffs, you will enjoy the Classic Automobile show, hosted by the Transylvania Cruisers, that stretches for several blocks with a variety of vintage automobiles from the 1920′s to the 1970′s. The day of fesitivities culminates with a spectacular fireworks extravaganza.
This is a can’t miss event in celebration of our country’s independence!