Independence Day events happening around the Mid-South - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

EVENT GUIDE: Fourth of July

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Here is list of Fourth of July events happening around the Mid-South:

West Memphis, AR

Independence Day celebration
When: Friday, June 29th, 2012 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Tilden Rodgers Park
Additional notes: The event will begin at 6:30 p.m., fireworks at 9 p.m.

Cordova, TN

The Great American Family Picnic and Fireworks
When: Sunday, July 1st 2012, 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Bellevue Baptist Church
Cost: Free

Midtown

Navy Band Mid-South
When: Sunday, July 1, 2012, at 6 p.m.
Where: Levitt Shell, Overton Park
Cost: Free

Inaugural Stars and Stripes 5K
When: Tuesday, July 3, 2012, at 7 p.m.
Where: Tiger Lane
Cost: $20 in advance, $25 on race day
Additional notes: Live music, beer, barbecue and more

Happy Birthday America!
When: Wednesday, July 4, 2012, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where: Children's Museum of Memphis
Cost: $10 per person

Collierville, TN

Celebration in Collierville
When: Tuesday, July 3, 2012, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where: H.W. Cox Park
Cost: Free
Additional notes: This event includes fireworks, live music, food and drinks.

Bartlett, TN

July 4th Extravaganza
When: Tuesday, July 3, 2012, 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center
Cost: Free
Additional notes: Live music and fireworks

Millington, TN

Flag City Freedom Celebration 2012
When: Tuesday, July 3, 2012, all day
Where: Navy Lake in Millington
Cost: $5 per carload

East Memphis

63rd Annual High-Point Neighborhood Parade
When: Wednesday, July 4, 2012, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Where: Northeast corner of Aurora Circle
Additional notes: Decorate floats, bicycles, 4-wheelers, motorcycles, wagons, ect or parade on foot.  Event includes drinks, food and fun.

Germantown, TN

Fireworks Extravaganza
When: Wednesday, July 4, 2012, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Municipal Park (Exeter Road, Germantown)
Cost: Free
Additional notes: Fireworks begin at 9:10 p.m.

Horn Lake, MS

Horn Lake's July 4th Celebration
When: Wednesday, July 4, 2012, 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Latimer Lakes Park (5633 Tulane Road)
Cost: Free
Additional notes: Bring picnics and blankets for children's activities, food, and entertainment.  The fireworks display begins at 9 p.m.

Downtown

Mud Island Independence Day Celebration
When: Wednesday, July 4, 2012, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Mud Island River Park
Cost: Free 

Memphis Redbirds vs NAS
When: Wednesday, July 4, 2012, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Autozone Park
Cost: For ticket information call (901) 721-6000
Additional notes: There will be fireworks after the Fourth of July baseball game 

Independence Day Rooftop Dinner
When: Wednesday, July 4, 2012, 7 p.m.
Where: The Madison Hotel
Cost: $35 per adult, $20 per child
Additional notes: For more information or to make reservations call 901-333-1224.

Southhaven, MS

11th Annual Southaven Celebration
When: Wednesday, July 4, 2012, 7 p.m.
Where: Snowden Grove Amphitheater
Cost: Free
Additional notes: Fireworks extravaganza start at 9:30 pm. Picnics and coolers are welcome.

Olive Branch, MS

13th Annual Olive Branch Celebration
When: Wednesday, July 4, 2012
Where: Olive Branch City Park (9200 Pigeon Roost Road)
Cost: Free
Additional notes: Fireworks display at 9:15 p.m. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs for this event.

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