Ambergate Station will be closed to vehicle traffic from 9:00 am to 11:00 pm.
Spectators can set up chairs along Ambergate Station (outside of the fireworks perimeter) and at Hunter Street Park soccer field.
Town staff may be on site during the festival taking photos/video of festival events and attendees.
No pets allowed. No alcohol allowed. No commercial fireworks/sparklers allowed.
July 4, 2022 | Olde Fashioned Fourth of July
Downtown Apex 9 am - 1 pm
This long-standing traditional event features games for all ages, inflatables, the Parade of Wheels, and ends with a splash down from the Apex Fire Department!
Schedule of Events
9 am: Flag Raising / Mayor’s Speech
9:15 am: Activities begin (inflatables, giant slide, ice cream & other food vendors, face painting, karaoke contest, carnival games and more!)
11:45 am: Parade of Wheels line-up Kids are invited to decorate bikes, wagons, tricycles, or other non-motorized vehicles in red, white, and blue. The Parade starts at the corner of Salem Street & Chatham Street. Helmets are required.
12 pm: Parade of Wheels
Fire Department Splash Down will immediately follow the Parade!