What: Blountville Ruritan’s annual Independence Day Parade
When: 2 p.m.
Where: Keystone Drive, proceeding toward the courthouse
What: Independence Day Celebration
Featuring: Patriotic opening ceremony, pageant, Retroville, bike and pup parades, live music
When: Event begins at 10 a.m. with patriotic opening ceremony at noon
Where: Covered Bridge Park (E. Elk Avenue)
What: Independence Day Celebration, Veterans Parade
Featuring: hot dog roast, shuttle service for veterans
When: 10:30 a.m.
Where: Main Street
What: 33rd annual Pepsi Independence Day Fireworks Celebration
Featuring: food and craft booths, children’s games, live music, prize drawings
When: Event begins at 5 p.m. Fireworks show begins at 9:55 p.m.
Where: Freedom Hall Civic Center
What: Mack Riddle American Legion Parade, Downtown Kingsport Fourth of July Celebration
Featuring: food vendors, live music
When: Parade starts at 10:30 a.m. Celebration starts at 5 p.m. with live music at 7:30 and fireworks at 9:45
Where: Parade runs from the Renaissance Center down Center Street, ending at Memorial Park. Celebration is on Broad Street
What: Fourth of July Celebration, fireworks show
Featuring: free swimming at the city pool, basketball tournament, Kids’ Zone, live music
When: Tournament at 9 a.m. Parade at 11 a.m. Pool opens at 12:00 a.m. Celebration at 1 p.m. Fireworks at 10:00.
Where: Parade runs from Rogersville Middle School to NAPA Autoparts. Celebration and fireworks at Rogersville City Park
What: Freedom Festival, fireworks show
Featuring: Food, live music
Where: Unicoi Elementary School ball field (404 Massachusetts Ave.)
When: Festival begins at 5 p.m., fireworks at 10.
BIG STONE GAP
What: Fourth of July Extravaganza
Featuring: Cornhole tournament, live music, food trucks, beer garden, train rides
Where: Visitors Center, Bullitt Park
When: Activities at Visitors Center run 8 a.m.-noon. Extravaganza at Bullitt Park starts at 3 p.m. with fireworks at dark.
Cost: $5 admission to Bullitt Park
What: American Downtown Fourth of July Celebration
Featuring: Kids’ Zone, live music and dance, hot dog eating contest with cash prizes
Where: Parade from Towne Square Shopping Center to Greeneville High School. Celebration at Big Spring area
When: Parade starts the celebration at 2 p.m. Fireworks at 10