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Cheraw’s Annual Independence Day Celebration

Join the Town of Cheraw at its annual Independence Celebration on Wednesday, July 3, 2024. The Independence holiday starts off with the traditional downtown children’s parade at 11:00am. The parade begins in the parking lot behind Flemming Funeral Home and proceeds to the Town Hall. Children are welcome to ride their bikes, trikes, or wagons/strollers in the parade. Parade participants should arrive by 10:30am to line up. Prizes will be awarded for the most Patriotic costume and best decorated bike, trike, or wagon. Child participants in the parade will receive a coupon redeemable for a free treat after the parade.


The festivities continue later that evening at Cheraw High School stadium (649 Chesterfield Hwy) from 6:00pm – 10:00pm with our family fun celebration including music, kid games, waterslides, and food trucks.  The stage will host “Too Much Sylvia” band playing your favorites starting at 7:00pm. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets or towels and enjoy the celebration! Spectacular fireworks display with dazzling special effects and bright lights, by Zambelli Fireworks will be the grand finale at 10:00pm. Admission to the celebration is free with a small fee charged for games, water slides and face painting.

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