Spartanburg and the surrounding Upstate community offer some of the best Fourth of July celebrations every year, and it’s no surprise that thousands of people from around the region make the trip to see what the fuss is about.

Red, White & Boom 2023

The City of Spartanburg will present its annual Red, White and Boom celebration from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm on Tuesday, July 4, 2023, at Barnet Park. Admission is free!

The fireworks show that will start at approximately 9:30 pm.

Visit our 2023 Red, White & Boom Fourth of July guide for additional information and tips.

Other Upstate Fireworks and Celebrations

Greenville’s Clemson MBA Fireworks on the Fourth at Unity Park

Clemson MBA Fireworks on the Fourth will take place at Unity Park in downtown Greenville on Tuesday, July 4, 2023, from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm! The fireworks will begin around 9:45 pm. Come out, bring a picnic dinner, and enjoy a wonderful celebration.

Independence Day With the Greenville Drive

Come celebrate at Fluor Field on Tuesday, July 4, 2023, as the Greenville Drive host Military Appreciation Day in conjunction with the Independence Day celebrations.

Tickets for the game are available now at the Main Street Box Office, at (864) 240-4528, or by visiting the official ticketing website.

Simpsonville Simply Freedom Fest 2023

This year’s free Simpsonville celebration takes place on Sunday, July 2, 2023, starting at 6:00 pm at Heritage Park’s CCNB Amphitheatre. Gates open at 5:30 pm. Food and adult beverages will be available for purchase, and a free fireworks display will close out the show. Visit the official event page for more details.

Fountain Inn Fourth of July Spectacular

Main Street in Fountain Inn will be full of activities and fun this year  on Saturday, July 1, 2023, starting at 6:00 pm. The event will feature live music, cold beverages, hot food, and kids entertainment such as laser tag, foam parties, and inflatable games. Fireworks begin at dusk! Visit for more information.

Holly Springs’ “A Second Day for the USA”

A second day for the USA! The Holly Springs celebration will place on Wednesday, July 5, 2023, at Jefferson L. Sugg Farm at Bass Lake Park, 2401 Grigsby Avenue, Holly Springs. The celebration kicks off at 6:00 pm and will feature hotdogs, ice cream, tacos, BBQ, funnel cake, and more. End the night with one of the best firework shows around at 9:15 pm. Visit the Holly Springs website for additional information.

Guide last updated June 22, 2023. Please contact us with any questions, problems, or comments.