Unforgettable Independence Day Events in the Upstate

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Get ready to celebrate Independence Day in full swing! From Lake Keowee, Lake Hartwell, and throughout the greater Upstate area, this year’s festivities are bigger and better than ever, offering something for everyone in the family. We’ve picked our top July 4th events for 2024 that you won’t want to miss. Let’s kick off our nation’s 248th birthday in style!

Greenville – Saluda Lake Landing’s 4th of July Picnic

Get ready to ignite your patriotic spirit at Saluda Lake Landing’s spectacular 4th of July Picnic! Join us from 12 PM to 9 PM for an unforgettable celebration of Independence Day at 605 Motor Boat Club Rd, Greenville, SC, 29611.

Indulge in mouthwatering food and drink specials featuring all-American favorites like juicy hot dogs, succulent hamburgers, and refreshing beverages. Revel in live music performances throughout the day, creating a vibrant and festive atmosphere as you mingle with friends and family. Click here for more information. 

Seneca – City of Seneca Independence Day Celebration

Join the City of Seneca for a grand Independence Day Celebration starting at 2 PM. Delight in live music, savor delicious food and beverages, and watch kids have a blast with bounce houses and exhilarating waterslides! The festivities will culminate in a breathtaking fireworks display at 9:30 PM. Click here for more information. 

Anderson – Fourth of July Celebration and Fireworks Show

Celebrate early in Anderson with a stunning fireworks extravaganza over Lake Hartwell on June 29. Enjoy a diverse selection of delectable food from food trucks available from 10 AM to 10 PM. The evening will be crowned by an awe-inspiring fireworks show beginning at 9 PM. Click here for more information. 

Traveler’s Rest – Annual 4th of July Pool Party

Join us for our luxurious annual 4th of July Pool Party at Restaurant 17 | Hotel Domestique from 12 PM to 6 PM! Bring your floaties and immerse yourself in a day of relaxation by the pristine pool. Tickets are $75 per person and include an indulgent all-you-can-eat BBQ feast and a pool pass for the day. Click here to purchase your ticket and learn more.

Additional Events

Although we don’t have specific events listed, those living near Lake Keowee or Lake Hartwell can look forward to fireworks displays over the lakes from local communities and marinas. We encourage residents to check with nearby parks and marinas for event details. However you choose to celebrate, we hope you have a fun and safe July 4th!

Lake Living All Year Round

Living on the lake full-time feels like it’s always Independence Day. You get to enjoy the peaceful water, stunning sunsets, and soothing sounds of the waves every day. There’s always something fun to do, whether it’s boating, fishing, or swimming. Evenings are perfect for barbecues with friends and family, or just relaxing by the fire and looking at the stars. The friendly community and beautiful scenery make every day feel like a celebration.

If you’re dreaming of making this lifestyle your own, reach out to Justin Winter & Associates. We can help you find the perfect lake home where every day feels like a holiday. We’ll guide you to your ideal lakeside retreat!