The Fourth of July is around the corner and we couldn’t be more excited. From outdoor cookouts to gathering with friends, it’s time to begin your celebration. Whatever your weekend may bring, be sure to make time to view your local fireworks. From large viewing parties with thousands of your closest friends to more intimate gatherings, here’s our guide to where to watch the fireworks in Florida.
Altamonte Springs – Red Hot and Boom – Cranes Roost Pork, July 3rd, 4-11 p.m.
Apalachicola – July 3rd, Independence Eve Fireworks Celebration, Riverfront park, 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Cape Canaveral – fireworks over the Harbor – July 2nd, 9 p.m.
Cape Coral – Red, White and Boom – starts at 5 p.m.
Celebration – All-American Fourth of July, July 4th. Parade at 9 a.m., activities at 4 p.m, and fireworks at 9:15 p.m.
Clearwater Celebrates America – begins at 4 p.m., fireworks at 9:30 p.m.
Cocoa – July Fourth Celebration – 8 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. At Riverfront Park in downtown Cocoa Village.
Cocoa Beach fireworks – July 3rd, around 8:45 p.m.
Davie – Old Fashioned Fourth at Flamingo Gardens – 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 1/2 price admission.
Delray Beach – July Fourth Celebration – begins at 8 a.m., fireworks at 9 p.m.
Fort Lauderdale – 4th of July Spectacular – activities at 12:30 p.m., fireworks at 9 p.m.
Jacksonville Beach – Fourth of July Celebration – Fireworks at 9 p.m., Jacksonville Beach Pier.
Kissimmee – July Fourth Celebration – Kissimmee Lakefront Park, 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Leesburg – The Fourth of July Celebration at Venetian Garden– 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Miami – America’s Birthday Bash – opens at 10 a.m, fireworks at 9 p.m., Bayfront Park.
Mount Dora’s Freedom on the Waterfront – July 3rd and 4th, begins at 5 p.m., at Elizabeth Evans Park.
Orlando – Baldwin Park Independence Day Bash, July 3rd, 5:30-9:30 p.m.
Orlando – Fireworks at the Fountain – 4 p.m. to 10 p.m, Lake Eola.
Panama City – Star Spangled Spectacular – Starts at 9 p.m.
Pensacola – Sertoma’s 4th of July Celebration – Activities 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., fireworks at 9 p.m.
St. Augustine – 4th of July Concert & Fireworks – 4th of July Concert in the Plaza de la Constitucion, starts 6 p.m. Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.
Tampa Bay – check out 813area.com for events in the area.
Walt Disney World July Fourth Celebrations – July 3rd and 4th, All 4 Major Disney parks, Lake Buena Vista.
West Palm Beach — 4th on Flagler — West Palm Beach Waterfront, 5 to 10 p.m.
Winter Park’s Old-Fashioned July Fourth Celebration – Central Park, beginning at 9 a.m.