2017 Delmarva Fireworks List:
Summer is here, and Independence Day is right around the corner, have you planned where you are going to view fireworks from yet? Well, you’re in luck! Here is a list of firework shows around the area. If you know of any that we missed, email the information to us at newsroom@47ABC.com, or post it in the comments below and we will add it!
BETHANY BEACH, Del. – Tuesday, July 4 – Bethany Beach 34th Annual Independence Day Celebration. The 2017 theme is “Bethany Beach Celebrates!” The parade will begin at Noon at the intersection of Pennsylvania and Garfield Parkway and take its traditional 2-mile route through town. To volunteer or get more information, contact Events Director, Julie Malewski, at 302-539-8725. For more information visit the Town of Bethany Beach website. http://www.townofbethanybeach.com/index.aspx?nid=273
DEWEY BEACH, Del. – Tuesday, July 4 from 9:00 until 9:30 PM. Northbeach Restaurant McKinley Street on the Bay, Dewey Beach, Delaware 19971 https://www.beach-fun.com/events/current-events/event/2717-dewey-beach-fireworks.html
DOVER, Del – Tuesday, July 4 – Fireworks at dusk around 9:20 PM, at Legislative Mall. The 2017 Dover Fourth of July fireworks show by Serpico Fireworks, set to music from the Broadway hip-hop phenomenon “Hamilton.” Festival with food, vendors, music, a parade, special events, and the very best fireworks show for miles, goes all day starting at 9:00 AM. For more information, visit the Dover 4th of July website. http://www.dover4thofjuly.com
LEWES, Del. – Tuesday, July 4 – The City of Lewes continues its long tradition of hosting old-fashioned games for children on Second Street beginning at 9:00 AM. Following the games, the Lewes Independence Day Boat Parade will wind its way down the Lewes – Rehoboth canal from the Roosevelt Inlet to Fisherman’s Wharf as part of the City of Lewes’ 4th of July holiday festivities. For more information, call the Lewes Chamber of Commerce (302) 645-8073 or the Lewes Chamber of Comerce https://www.leweschamber.com/events.
MILTON, Del. – Tuesday – July 4 – The Town of Milton will celebrate all of these traditions and more on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 in Milton Memorial Park beginning at 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM. Festivities include a dunk tank, a pie baking contest, train rides, relay and sack races, chess matches and free games and activities for children. A highlight will be a bike decorating contest and bike parade at 11:00 AM. This event is free and open to the public. For further information contact Maryellen Kiernan at email@example.com or call 302-684-5005.
REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. – Sunday, July 2 – The city of Rehoboth Beach will celebrate with the Rehoboth Fireworks Cruise at 6:45 PM to 11:00 PM! It's a great chance to view the fabulous fireworks from the water. On-board, there will be live entertainment from the crowd-favorite band, Glass Onion. Food and beverages will be available for purchase at the Lido Bar. Organizers encourage you to bring beach chairs, as this will be a packed boat! For more information go to http://www.rehoboth.com/event-details.html?view=detail&eventID=2258 or http://www.cmlf.com/2017FireworksCruise/tabid/1297/Default.aspx
BERLIN, Md. – Monday, July 3 – Burley Oak Brewing Co. will be hosting an all-ages family friendly event during the Town of Berlin’s fireworks display July 3, from 6:00 PM-11:00 PM. There is a $10 Admission which includes a beer ticket Burley Oak will be offering 20 different beers at $5 a glass, along with Burley’s new “Burley Beverage Line” that includes cold brew coffee, nitro coffee, root beer, rotating flavored sodas, as well as kombucha and other handcrafted nonalcoholic beverages. There will be live music, and a variety of children's games and activities, including a bounce house. Parking will be available at The Maryland Coastal Dispatch, Berlin Falls, and a small handicapped lot will be available at the brewery as well. You are encouraged to bring a lawn chair. For more information contact Nicky Chavis at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 443-513-4647.
CAMBRIDGE, Md. – Tuesday, July 4 on the Choptank River the City of Cambridge will have a fireworks display at dusk just after 9:00 PM. Best viewing spots include: Long Wharf Park, near High and Water Streets, Great Marsh Park, near Somerset Avenue and Hambrooks Boulevard For more information visit The Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce’s website. http://dorchesterchamber.org/
CHESTERTOWN, Md. – Tuesday, July 4 – Chestertown's July 4th Fireworks will begin at 9:20 PM in Chestertown. The Wilmer Park is a spectacular viewing spot for the annual 4th of July fireworks shot over the Chester River. Show begins at dusk. See http://townofchestertown.com/event/4th-of-july-fireworks-2/2017-07-04/
CRISFIELD, Md. – Saturday, July 1 – Freedom Fest July 2, 2017 Enjoy a Family oriented day with food, arts & crafts, military color guards, games for kids at Crisfield’s Freedom Fest in Somers Cove Marina. The fireworks display will begin at 9:15 PM. Admission is free, but it is recommended that you bring your own lawn chair. 410-968-2500 See http://www.crisfieldevents.com/
EASTON, Md. – Tuesday, July 4 – Easton Carnival & 4th of July Celebration – 4: 00 PM- 10:00 PM. Waterside Village, behind Target, 28539 Marlboro Avenue, Easton. For more, visit: http://www.eastonmd.org/ebmasite/calendar.htm
HEBRON, Md. – Wednesday – July 5 – The Hebron Firemen’s Carnival is open and will run through July 15, 2017. On July 5th, there will be a fireworks display provided by the Hebron Volunteer Fire Department. at 9:30 PM. For more, visit: http://www.hebronvfd.com/
NANTICOKE, Md. – Saturday, July 1 – Roaring Point Campground – JULY 4th HOLIDAY Sat 10a Kids Crafts, at 9:00 PM Fireworks / Horseshoe and Cornhole Tournaments, Bike and Golf Cart Parade/ Sun 6:30 PM-10:30 PM Clean Getaway Band. http://www.roaringpoint.com/activities.aspx
OCEAN CITY, Md. – Tuesday, July 4 – 4th of July Celebration July 4, 2017 8:00 PM-10:00 PM
Ocean City, Maryland 21842. Worcester County – Eastern Shore. Enjoy a free concert at 8:00 PM, followed by fireworks at 9:30 PM downtown on the beach at North Division Street and simultaneously, uptown at 125th Street at Northside Park. For more information, please call 1-800-626-2326 or the Ocean City Department of Recreation & Parks at 410-250-0125. See more at: http://www.visitmaryland.org/article/4th-of-july-celebrations#sthash.MT6Ra4yK.dpuf
OCEAN PINES, Md. – Tuesday – July 4 – The Ocean Pines Association will also provide its annual fireworks display shortly after dusk at Showell Park on Racetrack Road. The display will begin shortly after dark. Recommended viewing locations are Showell Elementary School, the Community Church at Ocean Pines, Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic School and The Pavilions. The Community Church will be selling refreshments and free parking will be available. For more information, call the Ocean Pines Recreation and Parks Department at 410-641-7052. Information regarding additional recreational programs is available at OceanPines.org
OXFORD, Md. – Monday, July 3, The local Yacht Club of Oxford will have a Independence Day celebration with a fireworks display to be set off around dusk. Prices are $25 for Adults and $10 for kids ages 6 – 11. See more at: http://www.tayc.com/content/independence-day-celebration-0
SALISBURY, Md. – Tuesday, July 4 – Fireworks will follow the 6:35 PM Delmarva Shorebirds game vs the Lakewood Blueclaws at the Arthur W. Perdue Stadium.
SALISBURY, Md. – Tuesday, July 4 – Red, White, and Boom Fireworks Show at the Wicomico County Stadium, across from the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center from 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM.
SNOW HILL, Md. – Saturday, July 1 – Family Fun for Independence Day Celebration – Come to Snow Hill's Independence Day Celebration on July 1rd from 5:30 PM -10:00 PM, which will showcase a fireworks display at Sturgis Park on River Street. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy the Independence Day Fireworks Display at dusk. Neon glow sticks, necklaces and bracelets will be sold. See more at : http://www.snowhillmd.com
ST. MICHAELS, Md. – Saturday, July 1 – Fireworks and Big Band Night from 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM, at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, on N. Talbot Street, St. Michaels. CBMM’s exhibits and campus will close early at 5: 00 PM for Big Band Night, and re-open at 6: 00 PM for guests to enter the campus for the event. Admission to Big Band Night is $5 for CBMM members and $10 for non-members, with children under 6 free. After 8:45 PM, admission will be reduced to $2 for those watching the fireworks only. Proceeds benefit the children and adults served by CBMM’s educational, exhibit, and boat restoration programs. http://www.stmichaelsmd.org/events/details/fireworks-and-big-band-night-july-1-2017-316
CAPE CHARLES, Va. – Tuesday, July 4 – Food & Artisan vendors along the beachfront, live music and fireworks after dark from 8: 00 AM to 8:00PM! http://www.capecharlesbythebay.com/event/july-4th-celebration-parade-street-fair-fireworks/
CHINCOTEAGE, Va. – Saturday, July 1, – Independence Day Fireworks Display. Fireworks will begin at approximately 10:00 PM on the Carnival Grounds on South Main Street. The rain date is July 8th. The Carnival will be open from 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM with rides, games, and food. Sponsored by the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company. For more details: Visit: http://www.chincoteaguechamber.com/pony-swim/event-schedule