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The summer season is in full swing right here in Traverse City, and that means the 4th of July 2021 is just around the corner. Now that things are returning to normal, visitors to Traverse City can expect to find a wonderful time waiting here for the holiday. Take a look at what you can enjoy for 4th of July in Traverse City. 

Return of Fireworks 

No 4th of July celebration is ever complete without a dazzling display of fireworks to light up the night sky. 2021 will see the return of the 2021 Fourth of July Fireworks for Traverse City. This free event will take place across West Grand Traverse Bay from 10:30 PM to 11:30 PM. Visitors can easily find spots to view the display from areas of town including Open Space Park, Bryant Park, Clinch Park Marina, and West End Beach. Make sure to get to your spot early, as the fireworks celebration usually sees everyone come outside to view the wondrous display.   

2021 Cherry Festival 

Another exciting event that takes place around the 4th of July is the annual Cherry Festival right here in Traverse City. That’s right, this highly popular event will be returning around the 4th of July holiday taking place from July 3rd through the 10th. A variety of events and activities will take place around the city, including the return of the Porch Parade. Locals will be decorating their yards and homes with everything cherry related for a unique parade not seen anywhere else. Additional events that are scheduled to take place include the Old Town Car Show, Arts & Crafts Fair, Ultimate Air Dogs, and even the Great American Duck Race. There are typically over 150 events taking place during the Cherry Festival. Don’t miss out on this unique event only available here in Traverse City! 

Enjoy Summer Activities 

Make sure to use up the rest of your 4th of July getaway by enjoying the exciting activities around Traverse City. Relax with a game of golf, head to the beach, or go have a blast at the Sleeping Bear Dunes. There is so much to enjoy no matter where you look! 

Book Your Stay in Traverse City 

As you can see, 4th of July in Traverse City will be one of the best you’ve ever experienced. Book one of our exclusive rentals today and enjoy all the highlights!