Check out this list of locations to see fireworks this Fourth of July Weekend!

Please note: Event details may have changed and might not be reflected on this list. Please check with appropriate organizations and municipalities if you are planning to attend any of the events. This is not a complete list of all fireworks shows in New Jersey.

 

Brick Township SummerFest 2016
Thursday, July 14, 2016

Windward Beach Park, Brick Township, NJ

Free event featuring performance by the Amish Outlaws with fireworks after the concert. Food court and beer and wine garden for guests over 21 years old. Children under 17 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Medford Township Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks Display
Friday, July 1, 2016

Freedom Park, Medford Twp., NJ 08055

Event includes Kid’s Activity Zone, Music on the Main Stage, including local rock band No Commitment, demonstrations, food court, vendors, fireworks display and more! Admission is free, donations are strongly encouraged.

 

Carteret Independence Day Celebration
Friday, July 1, 2016

Waterfront Park, Middlesex Avenue, Carteret NJ

Event runs 6 p.m. to midnight with fireworks after dark.

 


Hamilton Township’s Independence Day Fireworks and Concert
Friday, July 1, 2016

Veterans Park, inside the Kuser Road entrance; Hamilton, NJ

Featuring a concert and fireworks after dark. Rain Date Saturday, July 2, 2016.

 

Bordentown Township Fireworks

Friday, July 1, 2016
Joseph Lawrence Park, Ward Avenue, Bordentown NJ

Event runs 6 p.m. to dusk with fireworks after dark. Rain Date is Friday, July 8, 2016.

 

Jenkinson’s Fireworks at Dark
Every Thursday starting June 23, 2016
300 Ocean Ave., Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742

Weekly fireworks, every Thursday starting at dark (weather permitting).

 

Borough of Highland Park's Fireworks in the Park
Sunday, July 3, 2016

Donaldson Park, Highland Park, NJ

Activities begin at 5 p.m. Featuring food vendors, live music, activities for kids, youth theater musical review and more. Fireworks at 9:20 p.m. Rain date is July 10, 2016.

 

Woodbridge Township Annual Independence Day Fireworks
Sunday, July 3, 2016

Alvin P. Williams Memorial Park, Sewaren, NJ

Featuring live music and fireworks after dark.  Gates open at 4 p.m. Bring lawn chairs for seating. Rain Date Tuesday, July 5, 2016.

 

Manasquan Gala Fourth of July Celebration
Friday, July 1, 2016

Manasquan, NJ

Featuring a bicycle decorating contest at the Little League Field at 5:15 p.m., a parade at 6:30 p.m. at the Manasquan Coast Guard Station, a Concert at 7:30 p.m. at Main Beach. Fireworks to follow. Rain Date Saturday, July 2, 2016.

 

Lake Hopatcong Fourth of July Fireworks
Friday, July 1, 2016

79 N Bertrand Rd, NJ, Mt Arlington, NJ 07856

Presented by the Lake Hopatcong Yacht Club. Rain Date Saturday, July 9, 2016.

 

Denville 4th of July Fireworks
Monday, July 4, 2016

Gardner Field, Denville, NJ
Featuring a concert with fireworks after dark.

 

State Fair Meadowlands Spectacular Fireworks
Sunday, July 3, and Monday, July 4, 2016

East Rutherford, NJ

Fair hours 2 p.m. to 12 a.m. with fireworks after dark.  See website for admission prices. Parking is $5 on Sunday and free Monday. Featuring live music on the American Stage.

 

City of Hackensack’s July 4th Celebration
Monday, July 4, 2016

Forschini Park on River Street, Hackensack, NJ

Featuring games, rides, a flea market and food vendors all day. Live music in the evening and fireworks after dark. Free admission.

 

West Long Branch Fireworks
Monday, July 4, 2016

Franklin Lake Park, Locust Avenue, West Long Branch, NJ 07764

Featuring a concert starting at 7 p.m. and fireworks at dusk.

 

Morris Plains Borough Family Day & Fireworks
Saturday, June 25, 2016

Morris Plains Community Park, Jim Fear Drive, Morris Plains, NJ

Family Day activities begin at 5 p.m. with fireworks at 9:30 p.m. Rain date is Sunday, June 26, 2016.

 

Parsippany-Troy Hills 4th of July Concert & Fireworks
Monday, July 4, 2016

Parsippany Hills High School, Rita Dr, Morris Plains, NJ 07950

Concert begins at 7 p.m. with fireworks after dark. Rain date is Tuesday, July 5, 2016.

 

East Hanover Fireworks
Monday, July 4, 2016
Lurker Park, Ridgedale Avenue, East Hanover, NJ
Free event begins at 8 p.m. with food and music. Fireworks after dark.

 

Wildwoods Fireworks on the Beach
Every Friday Night beginning Friday, July 1, 2016

Pine Avenue, Wildwood, NJ 08260

Free event with fireworks on the beach at Pine Avenue at 10 p.m.

 

Piscataway Firework Display
Monday, July 4, 2016
Piscataway H.S. Football Stadium,
100 Behmer Road, Piscataway Township, NJ
Featuring kiddie rides, live music, entertainment and food as part of Piscataway’s 350th anniversary. Fireworks at 9:30 p.m. Rain Date Tuesday, July 5, 2016.


 

Milltown 4th of July Celebration
Monday, July 4, 2016

Milltown Borough Park, Milltown, NJ

Annual parade beginning at 10 a.m. on Van Liew Avenue.  Activities, music, food and food vendors. Fireworks after dark.

 

South Brunswick Independence Day Celebration
Friday, July 1, 2016

Crossroads South Middle School Field, Monmouth Junction

Featuring food vendors, entertainment, music and activities, starting at 6:00 pm. Fireworks around 9:15 p.m. after dark. Rain Date is Saturday, July 2, 2016.

 

Asbury Park Independence Day Fireworks
Monday, July 4, 2016

Asbury Park Beach, Asbury Park, NJ

Fireworks will take place on the beach at sundown.

 

Freehold Raceway Independence Day Concert & Fireworks
Sunday, July 3, 2016
Freehold Raceway 10 East Main Street Freehold, NJ 07728

Gates open at 6:30 p.m. Fireworks at Dusk. Rain Date Sunday, July 10, 2016.

 

Sea Isle Fireworks
Monday, July 4, 2016

50th Street Beach, Sea Isle, NJ 08243

Fireworks at 9 p.m. Rain date is Tuesday, July 5, 2016.

 

Indepdence Day Family Festival at North Branch Park
Monday, July 4, 2016

North Branch Park, Milltown Road, Bridgewater, NJ

Featuring food, fun and fireworks, plus a Revolutionary War encampment recreation. Bring lawn chairs/blankets. Rain Date Tuesday, July 5, 2016 (fireworks only).

 

Fireworks at the Atlantic Highlands Fireman's Fair
Friday, July 8, 2016

AH Municipal Harbor, 1 Simon Lake Drive, Atlantic Highlands, NJ

Fireworks at 9 p.m.

 

Oceanfest 4th of July Celebration
Monday, July 4, 2016

1 Ocean Ave., Long Branch, NJ 07740

The biggest seasonal event on the Jersey Shore! Featuring live music, food and vendors, children’s activities, entertainment and more. Event is rain or shine.

 

Hazlet Independence Day Celebration
Monday, July 4, 2016

Veterans Park, 1766 Union Avenue, Hazlet, NJ

Fireworks at dusk.

 

Cranbury Township Fireworks
Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Village Park, Maplewood Avenue, Cranbury NJ

Fireworks display at dusk. Rain Date Wednesday, July 6, 2016.

 

Buena Vista Township Independence Day Celebration
Sunday, July 3, 2016

Michael Debbi Park, Cedar Avenue, Richland, NJ

Starts at 3 p.m. Featuring music, vendors, crafters, exhibits, food and beverages, a flag-raising and fireworks after dark. Free Admission. Rain Date Sunday, July 9, 2016.

 

Bradley Beach Fireworks
Sunday, July 3, 2016
701 Main Street Bradley Beach, NJ 07720-1089

Fireworks display starting at 9 p.m. at the beachfront. Rain Date Saturday, July 9, 2016.

 

Lavalette Fireworks and Concert
Sunday, July 3, 2016
Centennial Gardens, Grand Central Ave, Lavallette, NJ 08735

Concert followed by fireworks at the Centennial Gardens and Gazebo. Starts at 8 p.m. with fireworks after dark.

 

Dover Fireworks Celebration & Concert
Sunday, July 3, 2016

Hamilton Field Complex, McFarlan and Perry Streets, Dover NJ

Featuring music and fireworks. Gates open at 6 p.m. Tickets available at the gate. Rain Date Friday, July 8, 2016.

 

Summit's 69th Annual Mayor's Fourth of July Celebration
Monday, July 4, 2016

Soldiers Memorial Field, Myrtle Avenue, Summit, NJ

Daylong celebration featuring a Food Truck Festival, entertainment, rides and more. Fun begins at 9:45 a.m. with flag-raising ceremony, following by children's decorated bicycle parade at 10 a.m. Children's rides and entertainment until 1 p.m. Field reopens at 6 p.m. for evening carnival rides and food truck festival. Musical performances beginning at 7:45 p.m. Grand Fireworks Display at 9:15 p.m.

 

Ridgewood Fourth of July Celebration
Monday, July 4, 2016
Wilsey Square, Ridgewood, NJ 07450 United States

Fun starts at 9 a.m. with a flag raising, followed by a parade on South Monroe Avenue. Evening entertainment at Veteran’s Field. Gates open at 6 p.m. Fireworks at dusk. Rain Date Tuesday, July 5, 2016.

 

Atlantic City Fireworks Spectacular
Friday, July 3, 2016 and Saturday, July 4, 2016

Atlantic City, New Jersey

The first fireworks show will be launched from two ocean barges, viewable along the beach and boardwalk on Friday at 9:30 p.m. The second show will be in the Marina District on Saturday at 9:30 p.m.

 

Leonia Sports Boosters Carnival
Monday, July 4, 2016

Overpeck County Park, Fort Lee Road, Leonia, NJ

The carnival is being held over two weekends: June 29-July 4, and July 8-July 10. Fireworks display by Grucci are only on Monday, July 4, 2016 at 9:30 p.m.

 

Florham Park July 4th Celebration
Monday, July 4, 2016

Florham Park, NJ

Fun starts at 9 a.m. with flag-raising ceremony at Firehouse No. 1; followed by parade at 9:30 a.m. and family picnic on Borogh Hall Lawn with children's activities, petting zoo and rides. Social garden from 12 pm to 3 p.m. Fireworks show at 8:30 p.m. with entertainment. Rain Date is Tuesday, July 5, 2016.

 

Clifton City Picnic and Fireworks Display
Sunday, July 3, 2016

Clifton High School Stadium, Clifton, NJ

Family fun event featuring food, crafts, activities and children's rides. Family races and events starting at 1 p.m. Fireworks display at Clifton High School Stadium at dusk, with a performance by the Clifton Community Band at 7:30 p.m.

 

 

Borough of Avalon July 4th Celebration
Sunday, July 3, 2016

30th Street Beach, Avalon, NJ

Fireworks display set to patriotic music at 30th Street Beach starting at dusk, between 8:45 p.m. and 9 p.m. Fireworks visible throughout 7 Mile Beach.

 

Camden Waterfront Freedom Festival
Monday, July 4, 2016
Wiggins Park, Riverside Drive and MLK Boulevard, Camden, NJ

Featuring family fun, food, kids activities, live music, attractions and fireworks on the Camden Waterfront. Starts at 5:30 p.m. with fireworks around 9:30 p.m.