4th of July Celebration

Tega Cay's 32nd Anniversary Celebration

Contact
Emily Jaeckli
Community Relations Committee

PO Box 3399
Tega Cay, SC  29708


Make plans to join us on July 4th for a day full of fun activities and help us celebrate Tega Cay's 32nd Anniversary!

We’ll kick off the day with our annual Land Parade, starting at 9:00 AM. After the parade, catch one of the trolleys (pick up at Glennon Center, Runde Park, Turner Field) and head down to Windjammer for the Canoe Joust at 11:00. The Boat Parade will depart from Nivens Creek at 11, and make its way around the peninsula, landing at Windjammer at 12:30. Hang out at Windjammer for the 1:00 Carolina Show Ski Team's Performance. Following the activities on the lake, bring the kids by the Pavilion at the Golf Club from 3:00-5:00 for the Splish-n-Splash Summer Bash. (Please make sure your child brings a swim suit and towel)

After you've had a chance to rest and clean up, join the Tega Cay Lions Club for their annual Fish Fry from 4:30 to 7:30, with live music from Gump Fiction. At 8:15, join us for the City Ceremonies and our Birthday Party (with cake!). At 9:30, we’ll end the celebration under the stars enjoying the fireworks. Then stick around for more live music from Gump Fiction.

We hope you plan on joining your friends and neighbors at these wonderful events as we help celebrate Independence Day and our City's 32nd Anniversary!

Please click here for a list of July 4th events.

Red, White & Blue Golf Tournament
ATTENTION ALL GOLFERS!!!! Don't miss out on our Annual Red, White & Blue Golf Tournament. The tournament is put on by the Tega Cay Men's Golf Association and the format is 4-person Captain's Choice (Ladies you're encouraged to sign up too!). The tournament will begin with a 9:00 AM shotgun start. For more information please contact 803-548-3500.

Land Parade
The annual land parade will be held on Friday, July 4th, beginning at 9:00 AM.  Parade line up starts at 7:30 AM. 

Best Business Float Prize:
∗ Complimentary 2014 Fall Sports Sponsorship
∗ One Round of Golf for a Foursome at TCGC
Best Individual or Group Float Prize:
∗ One Free Tega Cay Facility Rental
∗ $200 Harris Teeter Gift Card

Floats & Group Entries: All floats, neighborhood groups, community groups, business entries, moving vehicles and group of walkers are required to register to participate in our parade and to be assigned a staging location.

For more information please click here or contact Kelly EwingTo register please click here.

Canoe Joust & Ski Show
Come join us at Windjammer for the always entertaining which starts at 11:00 a.m. Registration is on-site and $10 per two-person team. The annual Ski Show presented by the Carolina Show Ski Team begins at 1:00 p.m. Food vendors will also be at Windjammer so bring your blanket or chairs, some cash and your appetite and sit back and enjoy the show.

Boat Parade
Join the fun by decorating your boat and showing off your pride in the unique annual pastime. Parade your boat around Tega Cay’s peninsula from Nivens Creek to Windjammer Park. The parade will begin at 11:00 AM and follow the shoreline of the Tega Cay where spectators will be present at every turn. Tega Cay Men’s Club Veterans will judge the boats and prizes will be awarded at the end, when the boats round the tip of Windjammer at 12:30 PM.

Registration is free but REQUIRED.  To register please click here.  For more information including maps, prizes and sponsors please click here or contact Kris and Tom Tremblay

If you would like to view the parade, make your way to Windjammer Park by 12:30 PM to see the wonderfully decorated boats as they come by the judges station.

Splish-n-Splash Summer Bash
Enjoy an afternoon at the Tega Cay Golf Pavilion Area free water slides, face painting and tunes from DJ Tim Brown. Don't miss this wet and wild event from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Make sure your kids wear their swim suits and towels.  Bring your neighbors and friends.  Don't worry about going home for lunch (or feed the kids before the fish fry) there will be food vendors available and ready to serve. 

Lions Club Fish Fry & City Birthday Club
The Lions Club will host their annual fish fry at the Glennon Center from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. Take-out is available. For more information or to purchase tickets in advance please call (803) 369-3013. Proceeds will benefit many Lion charitable causes including the Youth Exchange Program, SC School for the Blind, and the Fort Mill Care Center. After the fish fry stick around to enjoy music, the city ceremony, and birthday party with cake for everyone from 8:15 to 9:15 p.m.

Fireworks
The day’s festivities will wrap up with the spectacular Tega Cay fireworks display beginning at 9:30 p.m. (schedule subject to change in the event of inclement weather). Bring a blanket or chairs to the lawn at the Glennon Center to enjoy the show.

Free Trolley Service
Parking will be available at Turner Field, Runde Park and the Glennon Center where free trolley service will begin following the completion of the land parade. The last trolley will leave Windjammer for drop-off at approximately 3:30 p.m. There will be NO parking at Windjammer Park for cars or golf carts.

To ensure an enjoyable experience for all, no pets or BYOB are permitted at any of the day's events.