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Parades galore!  Food, entertainment, fireworks!  There is plenty of patriotic spirit in Moore County.  Come out and enjoy the festivities in our communities for the 4th of July! 



Tuesday, July 4, 2017

10:00 a.m. - Noon:  Village of Pinehurst’s FourthFest.  Enjoy the annual parade, patriotic pet contest, antique cars display, and Farmers Market.  Tufts Memorial Park, Pinehurst.

11:00 a.m.:  Carthage 4th of July Parade.  Featuring floats, bands, ROTC, Marines Color Guard & more.  Route is along Monroe Street to the County Courthouse.

11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  Patriotic Picnic at Aberdeen Lake Park hosted by the Marine Corps League.   Free community event recognizing active and retired military.

2:00 p.m.:  Free Independence Day Concert featuring the Moore County Concert Band.  The concert will showcase a variety of tunes including patriotic favorites.  Grand Ballroom in the Carolina Hotel, Pinehurst.

2:00 p.m.:  Whispering Pines 4th of July Parade.  Enjoy an ice cream social at Thagard Lake following the parade.  Route is from the Country Club of Whispering Pines through the Village.

5:00 p.m.  Aberdeen Fun Family 4th of July.  An evening of live entertainment, food, and activities.   Aberdeen Lake Park.

6:00 p.m.:  Village of Pinehurst’s FourthFest Concert.  Free concert by the Tim Clark Band and kids’ activities.  Pinehurst Harness Track.  Gates open at 4:00 p.m. for parking.

Fireworks

Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy the fireworks!  At 9:15 p.m. both the Town of Aberdeen and the Village of Pinehurst will each be providing fireworks displays.  Aberdeen’s will be at Aberdeen Lake Park.  Pinehurst’s will be at the Pinehurst Harness Track. 

 

Check out The Pines Times for more information about these and other happenings in Moore County.


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