July 4th Fireworks!

Happy 4th of July! The United States of America is 236 years old today! Many Americans are celebrating today with their friends and family by hosting and attending barbecues, watching fireworks displays and spending time on their boats.

If you’re planning to spend the day on the boat, and take in a fireworks show later the evening, use our blog to find some of the best destinations in America, and in your area!

Baltimore

Baltimore’s Inner Harbor is having a 4th of July celebration starting at 4 pm that will continue until 10 pm! It will be a great day for live music, and a fireworks show set to begin at 9:30 pm. The show is viewable from the amphitheater, Inner Harbor, Federal Hill, Fell’s Point and Harbor East.  

Boston

The Charles River has hosted one of the best 4th of July fireworks shows in the nation since 1930! This year’s show will be accompanied by the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and will begin around 8:30 pm on the Charles River Explanade. If you’re not able to make the show, catch it live on television!

North Charleston

North Charleston is having a 4th of July celebration at Riverfront Park! The festivities begin at 3 pm with live music and food vendors available during the day, concluded by an on-site fireworks show!  

Portland

“The Stars and Stripes Spectacular” is scheduled to be held at the Eastern Promenade Park in Portland, Oregon this July 4th! The Patriotic Pops concert will begin promptly at 7:40 pm, followed by a fireworks show at 9:20 pm! Boaters can view the fireworks show from Casco Bay. If the concert and fireworks show are rained out, a rain date has been set for July 5th.

Have a wonderful July 4th and stay safe! Don’t forget to send photos of your celebrations to our EdgeWater Boats Facebook page!