Eastern Wake County will host Fourth of July celebrations over the next three days:
• The Carolina Mudcats will celebrate Independence Day with three nights of fireworks after games Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at Five County Stadium in Zebulon. Each game begins at 7:15 p.m. For information, call 919-269-2287.
• A Fourth of July walking and cycling parade will be held on Main Street in downtown Wendell at 11:30 a.m. Line up on the sidewalk in front of Aubrey’s and Peedie’s Grill by 11:30 a.m. and join the walk to the J. Ashley Wall Town Square. Free hotdogs will be served at noon, when prizes will be awarded for best red, white and blue outfit.