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Local Fourth of July Festivities and Fireworks

by | Jun 16, 2022 | Holiday, Just for Fun!, Outdoor, Summer

Hometown parades, local fireworks and family barbecues! The Fourth of July weekend is almost here and if your celebrations include an evening watching fireworks light up the night sky, we have your guide to the best local fireworks displays and township celebrations. Please visit the links for the most up-to-date information and any changes to schedules due to the weather. Happy Independence Day! For other summer events see our list here.

Ambler: Carnival and Fireworks 

Carnival is June 28th – July 2nd at Wissahickon High School and Fireworks on July 1st at dusk. (Fireworks rain date is July 2nd)

Bala Cynwyd: Parade

One of the Main Line’s oldest traditions, parade is on July 4th at 9:00 am

Camden Waterfront: Concerts and Fireworks

Freedom Festival at Wiggins Park: First concert starts at 5:00 pm, and shows continue until fireworks show at dusk on July 4th

Conshohocken: Fireworks 

One of the area’s top local fireworks displays on Saturday, July 3rd at 9:30 pm (Rain date July 9th) 

Downingtown: Run/Walk, Bike Decorating, Vendors 

Run/walk starts at 9:00 at Kerr Park, bike decorating at 10:30 and an all-day family event, July 4th

East Goshen Township: Community Event and Fireworks

Family fun with moonbounce, petting zoo, food trucks and fireworks at dusk. Saturday, June 25th at 5:00 pm (rain date June 26th

Glenside: Parade and Fireworks

Children’s program begins at 10:00am, Parade at 4:00 pm, fireworks at night on July 4th. 

Langhorne (Sesame Place): Fireworks

Celebrate the Fourth of July at Sesame Place with the “C is for Celebrate” fireworks display on July 4th at 9:00, part of the July 4th Fest from June 29th – July 4th

Lower Providence Township: Fireworks and DJ

DJ kicks off at 7:30 at Eagleville Park with local fireworks at dusk on July 4th

Marple Township: Parade

Register online for the parade being held on Monday, July 4th

Narberth: All Day Event, Parade and Fireworks 

Daytime events begin at 10am, evening events at 7:15 and fireworks at 9:30. Bring a blanket and enjoy the evening on July 4th

North Wales: Parade and Picnic

Parade begins at 11am at Weingartner Park, decorate your bike, scooter or wagon and join in the parade!  Picnic to follow on July 4th

Norristown: Parade, Concerts/Festival, Fireworks

Parade begins at 10:00 am, Concerts, food vendors and a beer garden starting at 3:00 m at Elmwood Park and fireworks begin at dusk on July 4th

Philadelphia: Parade, Concert,  Fireworks 

The celebration of the Wawa Welcome America festival takes place June 19th through the 4th. Parade starts at 11 am on the 4th, followed by a party on the parkway at 12, and the concert and fireworks at 7pm on July 4th. Fireworks will be televised also on NBC10.

Philadelphia (Citizens Bank Park): Phillies Games, Fireworks 

Head to the ball field to cheer on the Phillies and stay after for a fabulous fireworks display. Game times are July 1st at 6:05 and July 3rd at 7:08 

Phoenixville: Fireworks

Bring a blanket for the fireworks display at Friendship Field on Saturday, July 2nd (rain date July 9th)

Pottstown: Parade, Festival, Fireworks

The GoFourth celebration starts with a parade at 11, then the Streetfest with kids’ activities and live music from 1-5 and fireworks at dusk on July 4th

Skippack Township: Parade, BBQ, Festival, Fireworks

Annual 4th of July Parade starts at 11:00 am. BBQ at 3:00 pm and fireworks at dusk at Palmer Park on July 4th.

Southampton: Parade, Fair, Fireworks

Celebrate with a morning parade at 9:00 am, country fair and fireworks on July 4th

Tredyffrin Township: Music and Fireworks 

Bring chairs and enjoy a live music at 7:15 pm, local fireworks begin at dusk on July 4th

Upper Merion Township, Carnival, Concert and Fireworks 

Carnival starts at 1:00 pm, plus a beer garden and food trucks, concert at 6:00 pm and fireworks at dusk on July 4th.

Yardley: Concert, Activities, Fireworks 

Part of Shady Brook Farm’s Summer UnWINEd series, Saturday, July 2nd features food trucks, live music and activities for kids, followed by fireworks at night. Doors open at 5:00 pm

For other places to find Fireworks in PA visit: https://fireworksinpennsylvania.com/by-county/