July 4th Fireworks Guide

Find the best spots to watch fireworks throughout the region

July 1, 2019
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With Independence Day just on the horizon... so are some of the best fireworks displays in the area!

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Find where you'll be watching fireworks this year, below. Keep in mind, fireworks shows on July 4th generally begin between 9-9:30pm.


In Center City

Philadelphia Museum of Art

2451 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

July 4, 9:30pm, as part of the Wawa Welcome America festival.

One Liberty Observation Deck

One Liberty Place, 1650 Market Street

July 4, 9:30pm.

Race Street Pier

Race Street and N. Christopher Columbus Boulevard

July 4, 9:30pm.

Penn's Landing

101 N. Christopher Columbus Boulevard

July 4, 9:30pm.

Independence Seaport Museum

211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard

July 4, 9:30pm.

Blue Cross River Rink

101 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard

July 4, 9:30pm.

Cherry Street Pier

121 N. Christopher Columbus Boulevard

July 4, 9:30pm.


In The Pennsylvania Suburbs


Talen Energy Stadium

July 6, 7pm. Post-Philadelphia Union game fireworks.


Sutcliffe Park West at 9th Avenue and Freedley Street

July 3, music at 6pm, fireworks at 9:45pm.


Kerr Park

July 4, at dusk.


Abington Senior High School

July 4, fireworks show at 9 pm.

King of Prussia

Heuser Park

July 4, family-friendly carnival during the day, fireworks at dusk.


July, 4, family-friendly activities before fireworks at dusk.


Elmwood Park

July 4, music at 3pm, fireworks show at dusk.


Friendship Field

July 4, 9:15 pm.


In New Jersey


Wiggins Waterfront Park

July 4, the Freedom Festival with food, beer and music during the evening, fireworks at 9:30pm.

Atlantic City

On July 4, Borgata at 9pm, Tropicana at 10pm.

Sea Isle City

50th Street beach

July 4, 9pm.


30th Street beach

July 4, 8:45pm, with live music and a boat parade in leading up to the show.

Ocean City

Ocean City boardwalk

July 4, 9pm.


Pine Avenue beach

July 4, 10pm. on July 4. The show will be visible from anywhere along the boardwalk.

Stone Harbor

95th Street beach pavilion

Live music before starting at 7:30pm, fireworks beginning at dusk.

Cape May

Congress Street beach

July 4, 9pm.

Margate City

Huntington Avenue beach

July 4, 9pm.