Downtown Apalachicola Independence Eve Celebration
Apalachicola’s Independence Eve celebration, cancelled last year due to COVID-19, is coming back this summer! Read the article in the Franklin County News here.
The Best Fireworks Display on the Forgotten Coast
If you just can’t wait for July 4th, celebrate with us on July 3rd and enjoy the best fireworks display on the Forgotten Coast! Join us for the Independence Eve Celebration at Riverfront Park in downtown Apalachicola. This fantastic event culminates in a stunning fireworks display over the Apalachicola River.
One of the 12 Best Independence Events in Florida!
Our Independence Eve Celebration was named one of the Top 12 Independence Events in Florida by the digital travel magazine Trips to Discover! We are honored to hold this distinction.
Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun for the Whole Family
Enjoy food trucks, live music, the veteran’s tribute, and more. Admission is free, and lawn chairs and picnic blankets are welcome. Additional event details will be announced soon, so stay tuned!
An Award-Winning Community Tradition
The community comes together each year for this family-friendly event. We’re proud to host the most patriotic celebration around, with the singing of the National Anthem, a veteran’s tribute, and a performance of God Bless America. This event is the winner of a Florida Main Street Honor Award for Outstanding Special Event.
Reserve a Table Today!
For an upscale experience, reserve a table in the Sponsor Section on the docks. You’ll enjoy complimentary beverages and a fantastic view of the fireworks over the river! Click the Reserve a Table tab for more information and to make your reservation online, call 844-272-2523, or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.