Head to Folly Beach this 4th of July for an all-American celebration. Packed with restaurants, bars, and of course the beach, Folly Beach is a fun place to be any time of the year. It’s the ideal setting for 4th of July festivities so whether you live in the area or are visiting from out of town, you’re sure to enjoy spending the 4th on Folly Beach.

4th of July Fireworks on Folly Beach

Celebrate Independence Day with a BANG! Bring the family and head to the beach for an evening of fireworks and fun. Locals and visitors alike are invited to enjoy the dazzling display of bursting colors so find a cozy spot to spread a blanket on the beach and wait for the sun to go down.

Sail Over To Morris Island

Pack the coolers, fill the gas tank, and chart a course for Morris Island – you know, that famous lighthouse you see in Charleston photos?  Guarding the southern tip of Charleston Harbor, and just off the shore from Folly Beach, the island is the perfect place to drop anchor and float the day away. You’ll find countless locals celebrating America’s birthday on the sandbar – it’s a party for everyone!

Throw a Backyard BBQ Bash

Stock up on burgers, buns, and all the fixins’ then call your friends and family and prepare the grill! Celebrate Independence Day your way with a backyard cookout. Not a local? Not a problem. Many vacation rentals include a grill on site. And, if you plan to bring your own on vacation, make sure to verify before booking if grills are permitted.

(Leave your grill at home, we’ve got you covered at Sea La Vie Helena’s Hideaway, and Slightly Off Center)

Beach It Up

Follow the crowd to Folly Beach. Known for it’s laid back eclectic feel and it’s bohemian vibe, Folly Beach is a great place to put your toes in the sand and let all of your problems drift away. Bring the family and enjoy a game of bocce ball, “body surfing” the waves, or building sandcastles – or just relax with a good book.  After all, you just can’t go wrong with a lazy day on the beach … even when it’s the 4th of July!

If you’ve already booked your July 4th vacation to Charleston and Folly Beach, then join in on all of the fun! If you think you’re missing out, DON’T! You can book your Independence Day celebration on Folly and start planning your getaway TODAY!