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Independence Day Celebration at Satterwhite Point

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Independence Day Celebration at Satterwhite Point

Vance County Department of Tourism is sponsoring the Independence Day Celebration at Satterwhite Point on Saturday, July, 6th from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm behind the community building.  Fireworks are scheduled to be fired over Kerr Lake around 9:15 pm and food vendors will be at the event near the community building.  Standard park entrance fees will apply - $7 per car, $5 per car driven by a senior 62 years old or older.

Information will be updated as more details become available.

 

Date of Event: 
Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm

Start Location: 
Satterwhite Point Community Building

6254 Satterwhite Point Road
Henderson, NC 27537

252-438-7791
kerr.lake@ncparks.gov

 

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The day use areas at Bullocksville, Henderson Point Shelter 1 and Satterwhite Point are open year-round. All other day use areas are closed late October – late March. The Henderson Point day use area for shelter 2, shelter 3 and the community building is closed late October – late March but will be opened for groups who rent the community building or the shelters.

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J.C. Cooper Campground at Satterwhite Point and Nutbush are open for camping year-round and have 24 hours access. All other campground areas are closed and locked at park closing time.

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Closed Christmas Day

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