Celebrate July 4th on these Islands

Celebrate July 4th on these Islands

You can’t be on every island at once – but you can feel like you are. Here are the latest links with useful information about island travel from around the world.

  • Fireworks and more fireworks on North Carolina's Outter Banks islands, plus a a selection of rock 'n' roll, pop, Broadway, patriotic and light classical song and dance from Western Carolina University's College of Fine and Performing Arts.
  • A day-long celebration on Key Biscayne, Florida including a parade along Crandon Boulevard, a picnic on the village green and fireworks at sunset.
  • On Whidbey Island, wine meets 'works, with a wine-tasting event on Friday, July 3 and multiple fireworks displays on the 4th.
  • The Historic Preservation Trust hosts a front-lawn picnic on Martha's Vineyard, with fireworks to follow.
  • Decorated bikes, trikes, golf carts and carriages join Galveston Island's annual parade.

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