Join us for Smithfield's Independence Celebration on Sunday, June 30 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. on South Third Street in the heart of Historic Downtown Smithfield, NC! A fun night for the entire community, we'll have food trucks, water wars, games and activities for all ages, and music from the Carolina Soul Band! The celebration will conclude with a spectacular fireworks display at 9:00 p.m.! Please note that the time for fireworks may change due to weather conditions. Hosted by Smithfield Parks and Recreation and the Downtown Smithfield Development Corporation. Thank you to our sponsors, Agri Supply, Stevens Sausage, Carolina Packers Bright Leaf Hotdogs, and the Johnston County Visitors Bureau!



As a Main Street America™ Accredited program, the Downtown Smithfield Development Corporation is a recognized leading program among the national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities who share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development. All Main Street America™ Accredited programs meet a set of National Accreditation Standards of Performance as outlined by the National Main Street Center.
Smithfield is a North Carolina Main Street Community, designated by the NC Department of Commerce and Main Street & Rural Planning Center.  The Downtown Smithfield Development Corporation is charged with administering the program at the local level and building a public-private partnership to spur economic development in partnership with the state agency. 
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