Shuttle Service

Chapel Hill Transit will operate free, limited shuttle service. Shuttles will run from both the Chatham County Park & Ride lot at the intersection of 15-501 South and Old Lystra Road as well as the Jones Ferry Park & Ride in Carrboro.

Starting at 6:30, riders will be dropped off and picked up at the Southern Village Park and Ride lot on Sumac Rd. every 15 minutes. The shuttle will continue for 30 minutes after the end of the fireworks display.


Village Green: Parking options in and around Southern Village will be the same on the Fourth of July as they are on all weekends with one exception: Market Street around the Village Green will be closed to vehicles starting at 5:00.

Southern Community Park:

  • The Park & Ride lots will be open

  • The Southern Community Park lot near the pavilion will be open

  • The Dog Park lot on Dogwood Acres Dr. will be open

  • On street parking in the Dogwood Acres neighborhood is prohibited

  • The Scroggs Elementary lots will be closed

Accessibility: Free accessible parking is available in each public lot, though there are no additional accommodations for persons with disabilities.