Frequently Asked Questions to help you plan your fun during #Fun4thGSO
What is the schedule of events?
Wednesday, July 3
American Block Party (Parking Lot at corner of Edgeworth & Elm - adjacent to First National Bank Field) - Gates open at 7pm
Fireworks Extravaganza - First National Bank Field - 9:30pm
Thursday, July 4
Freedom Run 10K - 7:30am | Freedom Run 5K - 7:45am | Firecracker Road Race (1 Mile) - 7:50am — REGISTER NOW!
Fun Fourth Street Festival - 1:00-8:00pm
Where can I park?
Cool off from the summer heat at:
The Water Zone
One of the Misting Tents
The Greensboro Fire Department Fire Truck Misting Station
Inside one of our A/C Locations
Check out the exact locations of these locations on our Festival Map.
Where can I cool off?
What does it cost?
What downtown businesses are open?
You can see the full list of downtown businesses open HERE.
There are portalets throughout the festival footprint that you may use.
Please note that downtown merchants’ that are open during the Street Festival do not give access to public restrooms.
Where can I use the restroom?
All lost children are sent to one of our Info booths, where the area manager will contact Fun Fourth Staff members of the child’s name, should the parent head to a different info booth.
If I’ve lost my child, where should I go?
Out of the safety of our furry friends and our patrons attending the Fun Fourth Festival, NO PETS of any kind are permitted inside the festival footprint.
Can I bring my pet into the festival footprint?
No outside coolers are permitted. We have many vendors selling Pepsi Products and Water for $2 throughout the festival footprint - plus beer and hard seltzer for those of us 21+.