The Best July 4th Fireworks on the East Coast
What’s America’s favorite thing to do on July 4th? Aside from the backyard barbecue, it’s watching fireworks on the Fourth! If you’re looking for some of the country’s best displays, check out these holiday events in the eastern U.S.A.
New York, New York
NYC’s famous Macy’s 4th of July display (it began in 1958) features fireworks set off from barges on the East River. Along with the fireworks, this event has famous faces and a star-studded line-up of performers.
The iconic Boston Pops plays the backdrop to this July 4th celebration. Fireworks are set off over the Charles River and broadcast on national TV.
With a festival held at the North Shore Park prior to the display, Miami’s fireworks are perfect to watch beach-side.
Held on the National Mall, the capitol’s events feature a fun Fourth day followed by fireworks.
A free concert at the Benjamin Franklin Parkway is followed by fireworks for all. The Philly POPS concludes the night (during the fireworks display).
Set off over Jetties Beach, the Independence Day display is a perfect summer getaway activity.
Visit Centennial Olympic Park and Turner Field for holiday festivities and fireworks!