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Independence Day on 30A

Known for its charming coastal communities, breathtaking shoreline, and vibrant atmosphere, 30A offers a truly enchanting setting for celebrating the 4th of July. From lively parades and fireworks illuminating the night sky to beachside gatherings filled with laughter and joy, 30A offers an array of festivities that perfectly capture the spirit of this patriotic holiday. Here's our list of suggested 30A 4th of July events: 

4th of July Celebrations at Baytowne Wharf

Baytowne Wharf will be hosting several family-friendly July 4th celebrations. 

  • Boomin' Tuesday - Get a jump on the 4th of July Fireworks with Baytowne’s weekly fireworks show. Bring the family and enjoy lawn games, inflatables, and a 9:15 firework show over the Lagoon. You can also enjoy a DJ Dance Party with DJ Mike Whitty in the Events Plaza at 7:15 PM! Admission is free and open to the public.
  • Red, White, and Baytowne - Join us this 4th of July for our spectacular Red, White, and Baytowne celebration! Enjoy live music from the TRIPPP on the Events Plaza Stage from 7:00-9:15 pm, followed by a fireworks display that will light up the night sky at 9:15 pm. The Village of Baytowne Wharf will also host kids' activities, including crafts, face painting, and balloon sculpting.

Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks Spectacular in Seaside

The biggest celebration of the year in Seaside, Florida! A favorite among locals and visitors alike – the day is filled with patriotic spirit, music, and fun! Our Block Party begins at 9 a.m. and continues throughout the morning, with live music by a roaming brass band throughout the day and a Pops Concert at 6:30 p.m. by Sinfonia Gulf Coast as the sun sets into the Gulf. At 8:30 p.m., the largest fireworks show on the Gulf Coast takes place over the water. See the detailed schedule here!

4th of July Celebration in Rosemary Beach

Start your 4th of July Celebration in Rosemary Beach bright and early with the Bike Decorating Contest & Breakfast (7:30 AM), followed by the bike parade (8:30 AM) and block party, where winners will be announced.  Special sweet treats from Kona Ice will be served, and there will be face painting, airbrush tattoos, balloons, colored hair spray, and more! Finish off the day with a star-spangled fireworks display at 8:45 PM!  NOTE: In partnership with the Rosemary Beach Foundation, bike decorating kits will be distributed for a suggested donation of $5 before the event.

Grayton Beach 4th of July Parade

Decorate your cars, jeeps, boats, bikes, scooters, and more, and join in on the Grayton Beach Parade fun. No registration required, and all are welcome. Enjoy popsicles, watermelon, and lemonade at the end of the parade. Line-up begins at The Red Bar at 8 a.m.

4th of July Concert & Fireworks at Alys Beach

Bring your blankets and chairs and grab a spot on the Alys Beach Amphitheater lawn for live music by The Bay Kings Band and a fireworks display. Pack a picnic, bring the cooler, or grab food and drinks from the vendors. This event is free and open to the public, and family-friendly.