For those wondering about the annual parade in NorthWilkesboro for the Fourth, here is the schedule. The Annual Wilkes County Fire and Rescue Association Parade begins at 8pm. The parade will begin at West Park and wind around through North Wilkesboro on D Street, Main Street, and the CBD Loop before ending at Memorial Park. The parade will be followed by the annual fireworks display at 9:30. This year’s fireworks are co-sponsored by the Wilkes Law Enforcement Officers Association, County of Wilkes, Town of Wilkesboro, Town of North Wilkesboro, and the Wilkes Journal-Patriot Newspaper.