Lighting Up the Waterfront


As the sun sets on the 4th of July, the anticipation of a spectacular fireworks display fills the air at Birdsong Resort and Marina. This year’s celebration promises to be a day filled with excitement, entertainment, and community spirit, culminating in a breathtaking display of fireworks.

EVENT: The Mike Weatherford Show with Special Guest Burton Staggs

  • Waterfront Stage
  • LIVE all day

The festivities kick off with The Mike Weatherford Show, featuring special guest Burton Staggs. Broadcasting live throughout the day from the Waterfront Stage, this event sets the tone for a day packed with fun and entertainment.

EVENT: Car · Jeep · Motorcycle Show

  • Begins 9:00 am
  • Judging at 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  • Awards 5:30 pm
  • Show at the Waterfront · Participants register at the Waterfront Stage

Car enthusiasts will revel in the Car, Jeep, and Motorcycle Show, beginning at 9:00 am. With a variety of vehicles on display, the judging will take place between 4:00 pm and 5:00 pm, followed by the awards ceremony at 5:30 pm. Participants can register at the Waterfront Stage.


  • Waterfront Stage
  • 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

From 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm, enjoy live music from Aly & Ian on the Waterfront Stage. Their performance will add a melodic backdrop to the afternoon’s activities.

EVENT: Boat Parade

  • Waterfront
  • 5:45 pm

At 5:45 pm, the Waterfront will come alive with a vibrant Boat Parade. This event showcases a fleet of beautifully decorated boats, offering a picturesque view for all attendees.

LIVE MUSIC: Jimmy Church Band

  • Waterfront Stage
  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The evening’s entertainment continues with a lively performance by the Jimmy Church Band from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Their energetic music will keep the crowd entertained as the day transitions into night.

EVENT: Annual 4th of July Fireworks Display

  • Waterfront
  • 9:00 pm
  • Donations Appreciated

The highlight of the day, the Annual 4th of July Fireworks Display, will commence at 9:00 pm. The sky will be illuminated with a dazzling array of colors and patterns, creating a memorable spectacle for all in attendance. Donations are appreciated to support this grand event.

LIVE MUSIC: Jimmy Church Band Returns

  • Waterfront Stage
  • 10:00 pm – 12:00 Midnight

To round off the evening, the Jimmy Church Band returns to the stage for a final set from 10:00 pm to midnight. Their performance will ensure the celebrations end on a high note, leaving everyone with fond memories of a truly grand 4th of July celebration.

Join us at the Birdsong for a day of fun, community, and spectacular sights. The Annual 4th of July Fireworks Display is not to be missed!