Celebrating the Fourth of July with family and friends should always include time to watch a great fireworks display. We’ve rounded up information on some of the best 2015 firework shows and celebrations across the United States. Happy Independence Day!
Firework Shows in Florida
Fort Myers, FL – Fireworks Cruise
Sanibel Island will put on a dazzling firework display for anyone who wants to join them on the cruise! There will be complimentary soft drinks, water and snacks but feel free to bring your own booze! See event details here.
Fort Myers, FL – Freedom Fest
The Freedom Fest is a downtown block party with live music, food, vendors and activities for the kids. A fireworks display will take place at 9:30PM so keep your eyes toward the sky! See event details here.
Sarasota, FL – Bayfront Fireworks Spectacular
Anchor out in Sarasota Bay or watch the fireworks from Bayfront Park or Island Park. The show starts around 9:00PM. All benefits are going toward Suncoast Charities for Children! See event details here.
New Smyrna Beach, FL
This sleepy beach town comes alive for the 4th of July with events along the historic Canal Street leading up to a fireworks show at 9:15pm at Riverside Park. Additional firework shows by private companies can be seen along the beach and Flagler Avenue. See event details here.
Fort Lauderdale, FL – 4th of July Spectacular
Join the free 4th of July Spectacular from 12:30 to 9:30 PM on Fort Lauderdale Beach! There will be a kids zone, live music, a hot dog eating contest, and plenty of fireworks to fill the sky! See event details here.
Enjoy multiple special celebrations around Miami for the 4th of July! There will be a parade, cruises, park fireworks and various other spectacles. This city never disappoints! See event details here.
Firework Shows in Southern California
Catalina Island, CA – Annual 4th of July Parade, Fireworks Display, Dinner at the Casino
Enjoy an island style celebration with a golf cart parade, BBQ buffet and fireworks viewing from the balcony. See event details here.
Firework Shows in Michigan
St. Ignace, MI – 4th of July Celebration & Fireworks
Lake Huron and Mackinac Island make the perfect backdrop for a beautiful fireworks display. Fireworks will be over Moran Bay starting at dusk. See event details here.
Grand Rapids, MI – Amway 4th of July Fireworks Event
Fireworks start at 10:30pm in downtown Grand Rapids after an evening of entertainment and family fun. See event details here.
Firework Shows in Maryland
Annapolis, MD – 4th of July Celebration & Fireworks
Historic Annapolis will offer it’s annual fireworks show display from a barge in Annapolis Harbor, with viewing areas Northeast of the Severn River and along the Naval Academy Bridge. The show starts at 9:15pm. See event details here.
Firework Shows in Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Falmouth, MA – Music & Fireworks
Bring a portable radio and tune into PIXY 102.9 FM for music that accompanies the fireworks show. Show starts at dusk and is located at Falmouth Heights Beach, MA. See event details here.
Firework Shows in New York
New York, NY – Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks
Macy’s annual fireworks show is a 25 minute long display taking place from two locations, a barge just south of the Brooklyn Bridge and additional areas between East 23rd and East 42nd Streets. There will be prime viewing areas in north Brooklyn, Long Island City and Midtown East. See the top recommended places to view the show here.