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Tarboro: Tarboro Market
What: Shop for fresh, local produce and baked goods, plus vintage and antique trinkets at this summer market held at Tarboro Brewing Company downtown.
When: July 6
Where: 526 North Main Street, Tarboro, North Carolina 27886
For more information, visit facebook.com/tarboromarket.
Wilmington: Brunch & Brews
What: The ultimate brunch: delicious dishes paired with craft beer at three different breweries on the Port City Brew Bus tour, starting at Wrightsville Beach Brewery in Wilmington.
When: July 6
Where: 6201 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC 28403
For more information, visit allevents.in.
Lake Junaluska: Independence Day Celebrations
What: Spend your Fourth on the lake! Enjoy a weeklong celebration at Lake Junaluska starting on July 3. Attend concerts by groups like bluegrass band Balsam Range and The Lake Junaluska Singers, and enjoy a barbecue picnic, a parade, games, and fireworks.
When: July 3-7
Where: Lake Junaluska Conference & Retreat Center, 91 North Lakeshore Drive, Lake Junaluska, NC 28745
For more information, visit lakejunaluska.com.
North Topsail Beach: Ocean City Jazz Festival
What: Get jazzy at this showcase in North Topsail Beach. On July 4 through 7, enjoy performances and music workshops, plus yoga classes, craft beer and wine tastings, and a variety of food.
When: July 4-7
Where: North Topsail Beach, NC 28460
For more information, visit oceancityjazzfest.com.
Morganton: Red, White, and Bluegrass
What: What could be more American than bluegrass music and fireworks? Celebrate the Fourth at Catawba Meadows Park in Morganton.
When: July 4-6
Where: Catawba Meadows Park, 701 Sanford Drive, Morganton, NC 28655
For more information, visit redwhiteandbluegrassfestival.com.
For our full list of July events, check out our Carolina Calendar.