Final preparations underway before SkyShow at Truist Field

Last year’s event drew the ballpark’s highest-ever in-park crowd of nearly 11,000 people.
This will be the eighth time this light display comes to Charlotte.
Published: Jul. 4, 2022 at 5:41 AM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - The largest July 4 fireworks show in the southeast is taking place right in the heart of Charlotte.

The WBT SkyShow at Truist Field is a partnership between the great American pastime of baseball and what’s sure to be an epic fireworks display for Independence Day.

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This will be the eighth time this light display comes to Charlotte. Last year’s event drew the ballpark’s highest-ever in-park crowd of nearly 11,000 people.

Despite the Charlotte Knights being away to play the Gwinnett Stripers in Georgia, fans can still catch a ballgame beforehand.

Truist Field will play host to a USA Baseball game this year between USA Baseball and the Cuban National Team.

Gates open at 5 p.m. Monday and the first pitch is at 6:05 p.m., with fireworks following the game.

Fans can get tickets to the game online or in-person at the Truist Field ticket office. Fireworks can also be viewed from outside the field.

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