Come and enjoy the fun and festivities beginning at 3:00 on July 4th when the vendor booths open! There will be a Kiddie parade at 4:00 on the grounds of the River Forest Manor; a pie contest at 5:30; Belhaven Volunteer Fire Department Hot Dog Eating Contest at the Fire Department at 6:00 ; the Dunking Booth at the Police Department Lot at 6:00 and the Young and Miss Independence Pageants at the Wilkinson Center at 6:00. After all that fun, stay in town and have dinner at one of our fine restaurants so you are ready for the street dance by Disco D from 8:00-11:00.
July 4th: 9:00 a.m. Little Miss Independence Pageant at the Wilkinson Center, Vendors Open, Bouncy Houses and Helicopter Rides begin. 10:00a.m. Dignitary Breakfast; PARADE STARTS AT 11:00 a.m.. Noon-2:00 Dunking Booth at the Police Department Lot; 1:00 Lawn Mower Pull behind the Market Place; 1:30 Mud Run, Pantego Fire Department (fee) Hwy 264 W.
Entertainment on the Wilkinson Center Stage: 12-20-1:30 p.m. Nikki Selby; 1:20-2:30 Keane Warren; 2:30-4:00 Cooper Greer; 4:00-5:00 Dave Rieves
FIREWORKS: 9:00 p.m. Belhaven Water Front
Don’t miss participating in some old fashion fun!