4th of July Celebration on Lake Murray presented by Lexington Medical Center

June 14, 2023

Lexington Medical Center Proudly Presents the 35th Annual 4th of July Celebration on Lake Murray, Saturday, July 1.

12:00 PM: Patriotic Boat Parade at Bomb Island
Enjoy the patriotic display as locals & visitors decorate their boats in ways that will leave you amazed! Viewable from the park sites at the Lake Murray Dam after 12:30 PM or by boat! This year’s theme is “Red, White, Blue and You”. Prizes: 1st place $400, 2nd place $300, 3rd place $200, and 4th place $100. Registration will be available online through June 23. Visit Lake Murray Country Visitor’s Center to register through June 30. Scroll to the bottom of the page to fill out the FREE registration form.

9:30 PM: Watch SC’s Largest Fireworks Show on Lake Murray
Fireworks will launch at dark (roughly 9:30 PM) from two lake locations: Spence Island & Dreher Island. Fireworks DO NOT launch from the park sites at the dam. The best viewing location is from a boat.
Did you know? The fireworks show is synchronized to music. Tune your radio to B106.7 to hear patriotic music while enjoying the view
*If you choose to stream the music there will be a delay. The best way to watch/listen is to tune your radio to B106 the old-fashioned way.

Important Information

  • All normal fees will apply at the park sites, all boat launching sites, and Marinas on Lake Murray.
  • The fireworks are funded through CCLMC’s efforts at the Taste of Lake Murray event each year and private donations!
  • Should thunder and lightning occur and cause a postponement, the fireworks will take place on Sunday, July 2 without the parade.

Questions? Check out our FAQ 4th of July Celebration

For more visit LakeMurrayCountry.com