Independence Day In Memphis: Hot dogs, flags, fireworks, and all the ‘merica loving the Midsouth can handle. Here’s a list of Memphis Fourth of July celebrations around town. The events with fireworks are marked with (*).
Stars and Stripes 5K, Overton Square, July 2, 7 p.m., $25 advance / $30 on race day
The annual Stars and Stripes 5K is a rare thing – a race that starts at 7 p.m. instead of 7 a.m. The race will start and finish at a new venue this year – Overton Square – and they’ll have live music and a post-race party.
Overton Square Fourth of July, Overton Square, July 4, all day, prices and ages vary
You can bet that Overton Square’s shops and bars are going to throw down for Independence Day in Memphis. Or at the very least, have some specials. Details forthcoming.