4th of July in Myrtle Beach


Looking for events and fireworks on the 4th of July in Myrtle Beach? The Grand Strand has patriotism to spare, and we’d love to have you. We’ve rounded up the area’s top fireworks and Myrtle Beach 4th of July events happening this Independence Day. 

Fireworks on 4th of July in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach 4th of July Events

From the roads and the waterways to the skies above, Myrtle Beach has plenty of Fourth of July events to keep the whole family entertained. When you stay at Coral Beach, you’re just minutes from the best 4th of July events and fireworks in Myrtle Beach. 

Pawleys Island 4th of July Parade

Pawleys Island, SC

Join the town of Pawleys Island on 4th of July to celebrate America with a parade! Tourists and locals alike love this family friendly annual event. For the most up-to-date information, visit the parade’s event page.

Murrells Inlet Boat Parade

Murrells Inlet, SC

The 40th annual Murrells Inlet Boat Parade will start at 6 pm on July 4. This year’s parade theme is Made in the USA. The parade will begin at the point of Garden City Beach and take a path to Murrells Inlet, concluding at the MarshWalk. Check out the shops and restaurants on the MarshWalk before the parade! 

Salute from the Shore

All Beaches in South Carolina

Head to the Myrtle Beach coast around 1 pm on July 4 to take part in one of the most unique 4th of July events in Myrtle Beach: Salute from the Shore. Two F-16s from Shaw Air Force Base and a C-17 from Charleston Air Force Base will fly over the shore, preceded by vintage aircrafts flown by volunteer pilots. 

Surfside Beach 4th of July Parade and Celebration

Surfside Beach, SC

Check out Surfside Beach’s 4th of July golf cart parade and celebration for family friendly fun. The golf cart parade at 11 is followed by an evening of food trucks, live music by The Catalinas, a kids zone, and more at Memorial park in Surfside Beach. 

Myrtle Beach 4th of July Fireworks

  • Cherry Grove Pier

Head to Cherry Grove Pier for their annual fireworks show at 9:30 pm on July 4. Don’t forget your blanket and chair! 

  • Downtown Myrtle Beach

Traditionally held around 10 pm on 4th of July, the downtown Myrtle Beach fireworks are visible from the Boardwalk and the beach. The best viewing places will be easy to find: just look up!

  • Murrells Inlet MarshWalk

Following the Boat Parade, Murrells Inlet will host their annual fireworks show at 10 pm on July 4. 

  • Barefoot Landing

The Barefoot Landing 4th of July fireworks will begin at 10 pm on July 4. Arrive early to shop, dine, or check out the attractions on-site. 

  • Broadway at the Beach

Broadway at the Beach will host a 4th of July fireworks show at 10 pm on July 4. Broadway is one of the Grand Strand’s most popular attractions for a reason – there is more than enough to do before the fireworks! 

Ready to experience the fun up close? Book your room at our oceanfront Myrtle Beach hotel today.