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The ‘Works!: July 4th, 2016 on Fayetteville Street in Downtown Raleigh, NC

Once again, Downtown Raleigh will be the one and only host of the City’s Fourth of July fireworks extravaganza.

July 4, noon to 11pm - THIS IS A FREE EVENT

Fayetteville Street, Downtown Raleigh

Independence Day Celebration during the day with live music, Beer/Wine tent, kids rides and games, Aerial Performances, Cirque de Vol street performers, eating contests, food and art vendors, and much more! Fireworks will light up the sky over The Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts starting at around 9:30pm.

Photos top, courtesy of Michael Zirkle

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STAY THE NIGHT $149 rate at the Downtown Marriott Hotel. Click here.

PARKING MAP Lot's of parking downtown! Click here for the Downtown Parking Map.


Contact Claire Ott with game, time, name and age to sign up for Watermelon Seed Spitting Contests and Hot Dog Eating and Ice Cream Eating Contests.