The Downtown Smithfield Development Corporation and the Smithfield Parks and Recreation Department hope that all area residents will come out to Smithfield's Annual Friends of the 4th Celebration and fireworks display, scheduled for Wednesday, July 2. The celebration will again be held on South Third Street in the heart of Downtown Smithfield. Beginning at 6:30pm, the celebration will feature musical entertainment from the The Coco Loco Party Band, as well as fun games and activities hosted by the Smithfield Parks and Recreation Department. The independence celebration will conclude with a traditional fireworks display at 9:30pm.
The Friends of the 4th Celebration is sponsored by Stevens Sausage, Agri Supply, Carolina Packers, and the Johnston County Visitors Bureau.