July 4th Holiday Events on Lake Norman

Wow, it’s hard to believe that we’re already talking about July Fourth…this year is flying by! “July Fourth is one of our busiest weekends of the year on Lake Norman here at the marina,” said Lowry Hobbs of Westport Marina. “So many people have reserved our rental boats for the long July Fourth weekend and we will see hundreds of guests and lake lovers come through our marina over the weekend!”

Lake Norman July Fourth Holiday Event Schedule


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12th Annual July 4th Celebration

Birkdale Village

The event is free to the public and includes face painting, balloon twisting, arts and crafts, bike decorating station, parade and Fire Department water fight.


July 4 at 5:30pm

Downtown Davidson 4th of July Parade

Downtown Davidson

Participants are encouraged to dress in red, white, and blue and may decorate bikes, wagons, and pets to march in the parade down Main Street. Line-up will begin at 5:15pm at the Davidson Elementary School parking lot on South Street. Parade goers will march down Main Street.


July 4 at 9:00pmLake Norman July 4th 2016 event at Birkdale Village from Westport Marina.

Queens Landing Fireworks Display

Queens Landing

There will be fireworks on site free to the public with a great view of the fireworks from the lake.

Whatever your plans for July Fourth on Lake Norman, be sure to swing by (or boat by!) Westport Marina and gas up your boat, check out our snacks and cold drinks at Nate’s Snack Bar and say “hi” to the best marina on Lake Norman.

To learn more about Westport Marina and our boat rentals, please give us a call at 704-483-5172 or email us.