Guide: Fourth of July Fireworks in Connecticut

Fireworks displays are planned across Connecticut Here is a list of some of them. Please check before heading out as dates and times are subject to change.

Every Friday Game (June-August)

Norwich Connecticut Tigers Friday Fireworks
Time: End of game on select Friday nights
Location: Dodd Stadium  
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June 24

Windsor Locks Fire Department Firework Display
Time: 9:30 p.m.
Location: Veterans’ Memorial Park
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June 25

Danbury Fireworks on Candlewood Lake
Time: Dusk
Location: Danbury Town Park
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East Haven Annual Beach Party and Fireworks
Time: 9:15 p.m.
Location: East Haven Town Beach on Cosey Ave. 
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Milford
Time 9:15 p.m. (Rain date: July 9)
Location: Lisman's Landing  
Manchester James “Dutch” Fogarty 4th of July Celebration
Time: Celebration starts at 4 p.m.; fireworks at 9:30 p.m.
Location: Bicentennial Band Shell
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Redding Rock 'n' Roots Revival & Fireworks Show
Time: Show starts at 4 p.m.; fireworks at 9 p.m.
Location: Lonetown Farm 
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June 30

Stratford Fireworks
Time: 9 p.m. 
Location: Short Beach Park
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Westport P.A.L. Independence Day Fireworks Show
Time: 4 p.m.-11 p.m.
Location: Compo Beach
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July 1

Lakeville Salisbury Rotary Club’s Independence Day Fireworks 
Time: Gates at 6 p.m.; fireworks at 9 p.m.
Location: Lime Rock Park 
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New Milford Fireworks Celebration
Time: 9:30 p.m.
Location: Town Green
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New London Fireworks and Beatles Tribute Band
Time: 8 p.m.
Location: Ocean Beach Park  
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Simsbury Celebrate America Hartford Symphony Orchestra
Time: Concert starts at 7:30 p.m.; fireworks to follow
Location: Performing Arts Center at Simsbury Meadows
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Stamford
Time: 9 p.m. (Rain date: July 2)
Location: Cummings Beach

July 1- 3, 16, 30

Hartford Yard Goats
Time: End of game on select nights
Location: Dunkin Donuts Park
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Saturdays in July 

Summer’s On! Fireworks Display
Time: At dusk
Location: Lake Compounce Family Theme Park
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July 2

Fairfield Independence Day Fireworks
Time: 8:45 p.m.
Location: Jennings Beach
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Greenwich Fireworks Display
Time: Dusk
Location: Greenwich Point Park and Binney Park
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Middletown 4th of July Fireworks Festival
Time: 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. (fireworks around 9:30 p.m.)
Location: Harbor Park Municipal Building Lawn
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New Canaan Family Fourth of July Celebration
Time: Party starts at 5 p.m.; fireworks after 9:15 p.m.
Location: Waveny Park
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Trumbull Day
Time: Around 9 p.m.
Where: Hillcrest Middle School
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July 3

Madison CT Fireworks
Time: 9:30 p.m.
Location: Waterfront area of West Wharf Beach 
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New Britain Bees Fireworks Show
Time: After the game
Location: New Britain Stadium 
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Norwalk
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Calf Pasture Beach  
Warren Fireworks hosted by the Lake Waramaug Association
Time: 9:30 p.m.
Location: Lake Waramug
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Waterbury Firework & Food Truck Fest
Time: 2 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Location: Brass Mill Center
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July 4

Middlebury 3D Fireworks
Time: 10:15 p.m. 
Location: Quassy Amusement Park
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New Britain The Great American Boom
Time: Lot opens at 7 p.m.
Location: Willow Brook Park
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New Haven 4th of July Fireworks
Time: 9 p.m.
Location: TBD
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RCA July 4th Fireworks
Time: 9 p.m.
Location: Bayley Beach
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Weston Family 4th Celebration
Time: Gates open at 4:30 p.m.; fireworks around 9:20 p.m.
Location: Weston Middle School
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Wilton July 4th Celebration
Time: Festivities start at 5 p.m.
Location: Wilton High School
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July 9

Guilford Fireworks
Time: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Location: Guilford Fairgrounds
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New London Sailfest-Fireworks Extravaganza 
Time: 9 p.m.
Location: Waterfront Park and Fisherman’s Pier
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Orange Bicentennial Summer Celebration Concert and Fireworks
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: TBD
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Putnam Fireworks Display
Time: 9:15 p.m.
Location: Rotary Park, Kennedy Drive 
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July 10

Enfield Fireworks Extravaganza 
Time: 9:45 p.m. (after the concert)
Location: Town Green
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July 15

Darien Fireworks
Time: Dusk
Location: TBD
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New London Fireworks and Prince Tribute Band
Time: 8 p.m.
Location: Ocean Beach Park  
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Sept. 3

West Haven Savin Rock Firework Spectacular 
Time: 8 p.m. 
Location: Bradley Point Park
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