Fireworks set for Friday at Lake Stephens

Fireworks display held at Linda K Epling Stadium after the Miners baseball game Tuesday evening.(Rick Barbero/The Register-Herald)

Raleigh County Parks and Recreation Authority invites the community to enjoy "Fireworks in the Park" at Lake Stephens on Friday, July 5 at 10 p.m. 

Attendees are invited to bring lawn chairs and blankets for the event. Fireworks should be visible from the recreation area, including the beach, splash pad, parking area, campground and from the water. 

The beach will be open until after the fireworks; however, no swimming is allowed after dark.

The concession stand will also have later hours. 

Fireworks will be displayed by Premier Pyrotechnics Inc. 

For more information, call 304-254-8263 or visit

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Other Fourth of July festivities are listed by county below:

Raleigh County

July 3 — Fireworks following the West Virginia Miners baseball game at Linda K. Epling Stadium. 

July 4 — Fireworks around Beckley Little League/Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center starting at 9:30 p.m.

July 5 — Fridays in the Park at 11:20 a.m.

July 5 — First Fridays from 5 to 8 p.m. with live music from The Untrained Professionals and Randy Gilkey

July 5 — The Resort at Glade Springs will feature live music at Bunkers starting at 7 p.m., and an outdoor movie will start at 9 p.m.

July 6 — The Resort at Glade Springs will feature live music at the outdoor pool starting at noon. A golf cart parade will be at 5 p.m., and a dance party and fireworks will be at the Clubhouse starting at 8 p.m.

Fayette County

July 4 — Fayetteville Lion’s Club is hosting an all-day celebration starting with vendors at 9 a.m. and a parade at 11 a.m. The evening will conclude with fireworks at dusk.

Greenbrier County

July 4 — A community picnic will be in White Sulphur Springs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Old Mill Park behind the gazebo.

July 4 — A parade will be at 4 p.m. at The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs.

July 4 — In Alderson, a parade will begin at 10:30 a.m. Starting at 1 p.m., there will be a hot dog eating contest, inflatables and field events until 4 p.m.

Nicholas County

July 4 — In Summersville, fireworks will be at dusk at Northside Plaza.

Wyoming County

July 4 — At Twin Falls State Park, hay rides will be from 2:30 to 5 p.m. at the lower end of the golf course parking lot; cornhole and music will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Campfire Circle; and an outdoor movie showing of “The Meg” will be at 9 p.m. (bring your own chair) at Campfire Circle.

July 4 —In downtown Mullens, an all-day celebration will include a parade at 6 p.m. and a concert at 8 p.m. Fireworks will follow.

July 6 — In Oceana, the Heritage Festival will be from 5 to 9 p.m., including a free concert in the park, free food and fireworks.

Hannah Morgan contributed to this report. 

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