Florida is Exploding with 4th of July Celebrations

Fun ways to celebrate Independence Day in Florida 2017

With some of the best beaches on both coasts, fireworks displays take place all up and down the east and west coasts. And if the beach isn't your thing, there are parks and city events close to every town. And of course, with the plethora of attractions in Florida, some of the best displays can be seen in Florida. 

Northwest Panhandle

Panama City Beach Star Spangled Spectacular - July 4, 2017 at Pier Park, fireworks start at 9pm

Downtown Apalachicola Independence Eve Celebration - July 3, 2017 5pm-11pm at Riverfront Park featuring great food, entertainment and a stunning fireworks display over the Apalachicola River. 


St. Augustine's 4th of July Celebration

Fourth of July Liberty Fest 2017 - Jacksonville Beach

Central Florida

Independence Day Events at Central Florida's Attractions and Theme Parks:
Central Florida's theme parks offer some spectacular holiday fireworks and events. Know before you go.... the 4th of July is one of the busiest times of year so expect crowds. 

Legoland Knight Lights 

Featuring events on weekends in July with a special fireworks show over Lake Eloise on the 4th. 

SeaWorld Orlando

Features a 4th of July Reflections show with an expanded fireworks show with an american theme. Included with park ticket. 

Universal Orlando Resort

Universal brings a high tech laser and pyrotechnics show with a 4th of July version of the Universal 360: A Cinesphere Spectacular. 

Walt Disney World

Disney is known for it's fireworks shows every night of the year, and for independence day, Disney goes all out with Disney's Celebrate America! Magic Kingdom's 4th of July Concert in the Sky starts at 9pm, IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth at Epcot starts at 10pm and Disney has added a special fireworks show at Disney's Hollywood Studios starting at 10pm. If you have park tickets, the events are included. 

Other Events around Central Florida

Baldwin Park Events - Monday, July 3rd, 2017 Festival 6-11pm Fireworks 9:15pm

Lake Eola Fireworks at the Fountain City of Orlando Fireworks at the Fountain - Tuesday, July 4th, 2017 at Lake Eola Park. Festivities for this 40th annual Fireworks event begin at 4pm featuring live music, food and drinks with the fireworks starting at 9:10pm.


City of Winter Garden Party in the Park - Tuesday July 4th, 2017, Event starts at 5pm with fireworks display at 9:15.

Winter Park Olde Fashioned 4th of July Celebration - Tuesday July 4th, 2017 from 9am to 1pm

Orlando Sentinel's List of additional celebrations around Central Florida

Central East

Space Coast 4th of July Celebrations - Events start on Sunday July 2nd with fireworks in Port Canaveral and Palm Bay. Monday is Cocoa Beach's Fireworks and the Firecracker 5K in Melbourne. Tuesday July 4th, Titusville and Melbourne light up the sky with their fireworks shows. 

Central West

Tampa Bay area 4th of July 2017 Events

Light up Tampa Bay Channelside 4th of July Celebration - Tuesday, July 4th, 2017 from  6pm to midnight with fireworks at 8:45pm. 

Fireworks on St. Pete Beach through Clearwater - Tuesday, July 4th, 2017. The west coast beaches offers a spectacular way to enjoy independence day with celebrations and fireworks all along the coast. Enjoy more then one display from one beautiful location. 


Fire on the Fourth Festival - Miami Beach, July 4th, 2017, events start at 9am with the fireworks show at 9pm. 


Have a Blast Independence Fireworks Show - July 2, 2017 at Miromar Outlets at the Village of Estero. Activities begin at 6pm with the fireworks display by the lake at 9:30pm.

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