The Town of Cary Presents: Independence Day Celebration

The Town of Cary Presents: Independence Day Celebration

The Town of Cary Presents: Independence Day Celebration

Event Information

Food & Beverage

For this event, guests are allowed to bring in food, and beverages (including beer and wine).

Concessions will be open selling a varierty of food and beverages during each event. You can see a list of offerings on our Crescent Cafe menu.

Restaurant partners will be available to pre-order food and have ready upon your arrival. Order from one of our Picnic in the Park partners! 

Food Trucks

Food Trucks will be located outside of the venue at the corner of Ederlee and Regency Parkway.  


Crispy Gyoza

Party in a Pita

Pelican's SnoBalls - Shaved Ice Treats

Raleigh Brewing Company

Food trucks are subject to change without notice. 


Items Allowed

We pride ourselves on bringing a wide variety of events to Cary, NC! What our guests are allowed to bring into each event varies from event to event. 

Here is what you may bring to the Indepedence Day Celebration event:                                                                  

  • Coolers*
  • Food
  • Alcoholic Beverages (No Liqour)
  • Lawn Chairs
    • No Footrest, Canopy, Lounge, Tri-Fold or Swinging Chairs.
    • Please remove the chair from the bags at the security checkpoint
  • Blankets & Towels 
  • Bags/Purses* 
  • Ponchos
  • Strollers
  • Umbrellas
  • Reusable bottles/Cups
    • Water fill stations located near restrooms.

All bags & coolers will be searched.

*While KBA prefers all guests bring 12" x 12" x 9" clear bags and/or coolers, small purses no larger that 4.5" x 6.5" for THIS event we will allow all coolers and bags.  

Items Prohibited

Prohibited items will need to be returned to guests’ vehicle before entering.     

Please leave the following items at home: 

  • Balloons, Banners & Signs
  • Brochures/Stickers/Handouts
  • Confetti/Glitter
  • Drones
  • Fireworks
  • Go Pros, Audio or video recorders
  • Grills & Open Flames
  • Illegal Drugs
  • Laser Pointers
  • Liquor
  • Mats of any kind including yoga mats
  • Noise Makers
  • Pets of any kind (Excluding service Animal)
  • Professional cameras with detachable lenses
  • Sporting equipment
  • Tarps, Plastic sheeting
  • Tents/Stakes
  • Weapons of Any Kind (Include but not limited to knives, guns, tasers, chains, studded/spiked jewelry)

Parking Information


GENERAL PARKING: Parking is free of charge in Amphitheatre owned lots. Some local businesses may charge a fee to park in their lots.

PREFERRED PARKING: A limited number of PREFERRED parking spaces are available for $20.00 per car in advance or $20.00 on the day of event if spaces are available.


ACCESSIBLE PARKING: A limited number of accessible parking spaces are available on a first come first served basis with the proper hang tag or license plate.

DROP OFF & PICK UP: If using a ride share company please follow the signs & our Parking Staff to the drop off & pick up area. 

July 4th Road Closure Map


Road Closure Map

July 4th Road Closure Map


  1. The intersection of Ederlee and Avenue of the Estates and the traffic light at Ederlee & Regency Pkwy will be closed starting at 8AM on July 4th.  
  2. The section of road from Regency forest and the traffic light at Ederlee & Regency Pkwy will close at 6:00PM. 

After 6:00PM all incoming traffic will be re-routed out to Tryon Rd:

  • Take a Right on Kildare Farm Rd then,
  • Right on Penny Rd, then
  • Right on Ederlee then 
  • Left on Regency Parkway

Please follow signs and traffic direction from Cary PD and KBA parking staff.



3:30pm: Gates Open
3:30pm: Music/DJ Bri Ryder Entertainment
5:20pm: The Scouts Present the Red, White & Blue
5:30pm: Cary Town Band
7:25pm: A Message From Mayor Harold Weinbrecht
7:30pm: The North Carolina Symphony
9:25pm: Fireworks

For SMS Alerts please text JULY to 51597

Have kids? Stop by one of the "Lost Child" stations at Guest Services, Cobblestone Courtyard or Gate 3 to get wristbanded. 

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