Special to Iredell Free News

The Town of Troutman is still accepting entries for the 19th Annual Independence Day Parade.

Scheduled for Saturday, June 29, the Independence Day Parade will begin at 11 a.m. along Main Street/Highway 21. The Grand Marshals of this year’s parade are the South Iredell High School Marine Corps JROTC and all Veterans.

The parade will assemble at the Iredell County Fairgrounds, located at 630 N. Main Street in Troutman. The parade will travel from the assembly area on N. Main Street south and end near Troutman Elementary School at Cedar Lane and the American Legion.

Anyone interested in participating in the parade can apply on the Town of Troutman website.

Applications can also be picked up in person at the Troutman Parks and Recreation Facility, located at 334 North Avenue, Troutman. It is free to participate in the parade.


Anyone with questions about participation in the parade can email award@troutmannc.gov or call 704-508-3012.

Fireworks Show

A fireworks presentation will held on Wednesday, July 3, at the Iredell County Fairgrounds. Gates will open at 6:30 p.m. The event will include live music and food trucks and is free admission. Fireworks will take place at full dark, around 9:30 p.m.