Red, White, & Blue Bash

Celebrate America's 246th Birthday at W.P.T. Hill Field aboard MCB Camp Lejeune.

Enjoy an evening of music, food, and the most spectacular fireworks display in the area. This year’s entertainment features Camp Lejeune’s very own 2D Marine Division Concert Band and headlining this year’s event is national recording group, the Eli Young Band. This event is free and open to DoD Cardholders and their guests only. In case of inclement weather, this event will not be rescheduled.

Schedule of Events:

3:30PM   Trams Start
     4PM   Event Site Open | Food & Beverage Vendors
5:30PM   Stage Entertainment: 2nd Marine Division Band
7:15PM   Headliner: Eli Young Band
8:45PM   Fireworks

Parking: Main parking will be located at the Camp Lejeune MCX and Commissary parking lots. Parking in the grassy areas along the side of the road is not permitted. Violators will be ticketed by PMO. To maximize our parking and minimize our footprint, we encourage people to carpool to the event. Pay attention to the traffic guards as they will direct you to the open parking locations. Free Tram service running form the designated parking locations to and from the event site starting at 3:30PM.

Handicap Accessible parking will be available at the Hadnot Point Plaza (Bldg. 84).

Who Can Attend: Open to DoD Identification Cardholders and their guests only. No event passes will be issued for this event.

Inclement Weather: In case of inclement weather on July 4, the event will be canceled and will not be rescheduled.

Pets: Pets will NOT be allowed in the venue area, with the exception of verified, registered service animals as defined in MCIEAST-MCB CAMLEJ Order 10570.2B.

Prohibited Items


Personal fireworks or sparklers


Glass containers


Personal Firearms


Controlled illegal substances and their associated paraphernalia




Stun guns




Pets with the exception of verified, registered service animals as defined in MCIEAST-MCB CAMLEJ Order 10570.2B.




Weapons, including knives


Mace or oleoresin capsicum (i.e. pepper) spray


Shade Tents

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I bring items in a bag or backpack?

Yes. Bags may be subject to search.

Is the event open to the public?

No. This event is open to DoD cardholders and their guests. No event passes will be issued.

Is the event free?

Yes. This is a free event for DoD cardholders and their guests only.

What if I am staying at Inns of the Corps?

Guests with booked lodging on this day will receive an Inns of the Corps Access Pass to be displayed on your vehicle dashboard.

Will there be food & beverage available for purchase?

Yes. A variety of food vendors will be on hand. Beer and wine will be available for purchase.

Is there seating?

This is an open lawn seating event. Guests will bring their own seating (i.e. folding chairs, blankets, etc.) First-come, first served.

What do you recommend we bring?

  • Chairs, blankets
  • Non-aerosol sunscreen and bug repellant
  • Sunglasses and hat
  • Coolers are permitted and subject to inspection (no glass containers)
  • Cash, Debit, or Credit Cards
  • Camera, GoPro, Selfie Stick
  • Cell phones
  • Strollers

Will there be ATMs?

Yes. A number of ATMs will be available to withdraw cash.

May I bring a cooler?

Yes. Coolers are allowed. No glass containers are permitted.

Will there be a child lost and found area?

Yes. There will be a child lost and found tent on-site.

Will there be restroom facilities?

There will be port-o-letts available.

Thank You Sponsors

Sponsored by GEICO Military
Sponsored by FOX Nation

MCCS Sponsor. No DoD or federal endorsement implied.

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