FIREWORKS: 4th of July Celebrations Guide

BOOM! BOOM! BOOM! - Red Maps gives you the shortlist of where to see the biggest and brightest fireworks this Fourth of July!


Boston:

When:  10:00 pm - approx. - (after the Boston Pops' concert)
Best View: Along the Charles River Esplanade and the Cambridge side.
A Useful Link:   July4th.org

Chicago:

When:  9:30 pm - approx.
Best View:  Along Lake Michigan. The fireworks happen off the Navy Pier.
A Useful Link:  Chicago Fireworks

Las Vegas:

When:  9:00 pm - approx.
Best View:  Along the Strip.  Multiple Casinos will set off fireworks.
A Useful Link:  Las Vegas

New York City:

When:  9:00 pm - approx.
Best View:  Along both sides of the East River.
A Useful Link:  Macy's Fireworks

Philadelphia:

When:  10:00 pm - approx.
Best View:  Fireworks happen off the Philadelphia Museum of Art.  View from the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.
A Useful Link:  VisitPhilly

San Francisco:

When:  9:00 pm - approx.
Best View:  Fireworks happen off Pier 39.  View from Fisherman's Wharf and the North Beach Areas.
A Useful Link:  Pier39

Washington, DC:

When:  9:00 pm - approx.
Best View:  Fireworks happen on The Mall.  So almost anywhere on the green is good.
A Useful Link:  Washington Fireworks


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