Fourth of July Fireworks on Delmarva 2021
Looking for a place to watch the fireworks this Independence Day? Below is a list of dates, times and locations of Fourth of July events being held this year across Delmarva.
If you are aware of a fireworks show that is not already listed below, email information about it to firstname.lastname@example.org so it can be added to the list. For specific questions or details about any of the below listed events, readers are advised to contact their town or city halls with inquiries.
- Berlin: Saturday, July 3, at dusk, Heron Park, 10009 Old Ocean City Boulevard.
- Cambridge: Sunday, July 4, 8:30-10 p.m. on the Cambridge waterfront.The best fireworks viewing is at Gerry Boyle Park at Great Marsh, 1 Somerset Ave. and at Long Wharf Park, High and Water streets. Fireworks generally start at dusk, at around 9:15 p.m.
- Crisfield: Saturday, July 3, 9 p.m, Somers Cove Marina. Hosted by the American Legion. For more information call 410-968-2415.
- Easton: Sunday, July 4, at dusk; Best viewed from Easton Carnival grounds, 28539 Marlboro Ave. (behind Target).
- Greensboro: Friday, July 9, dusk; Greensboro VFC Community Hall & Carnival Grounds.
- Hebron: Saturday, July 3, at dusk.; Hebron Carnival Grounds.
- Ocean City: Sunday, July 4, downtown on the beach AND at Northside Park on 125th Street. The fireworks start at 9.30 p.m. Bring your blanket and beach chair and enjoy the entertainment and spectacular 4th of July fireworks. For more information call the Ocean City Department of Recreation & Parks at 410-250-0125.
- Ocean Pines: Sunday, July 4, 5-8:30 p.m., Veterans Memorial Park, 11144 Cathell Road. Parking is in the lot next to Taylor Bank, the Ocean Pines library, handicap parking is available at the Sports Core Pool, designated areas at Veterans Memorial Park and Manklin Meadows Park. For more information, call 410-641-7052.
- Oxford: Saturday, July 3, dusk, at the Strand. Bring a lawn chair and get a spot early. Sponsored by the Tred Avon Yacht Club.
- Queen Anne’s County: Sunday, July 4, 6-9:30 p.m.; Chesapeake Heritage and Visitors Center, 425 Piney Narrows Road. Free parking for the event will be at the old Kent Narrows Factory Outlets and all Kent Narrows public-parking areas.
- Salisbury: Sunday, July 4, Red White and BOOM at James M. Bennett High School on College Avenue. Gates open at 6 p.m. with fireworks at 9:15 p.m.; Bring blankets and lawn chairs. Plenty of free parking.
- St. Michaels: Saturday, July 3, 5-10 p.m.; at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 N. Talbot St. Hosted this year by the St. Michaels Fire Department, the fireworks show will launch after dusk. CBMM’s campus and facilities will be open to the public free of charge starting at 5 p.m., and guests are welcome to bring their own food or drink. There will be no food vendors or live music this year. A rain date has been set for July 4 at the same time.
- Bethany Beach: Monday, July 5, 9:15 p.m. Launching from the beach off of Wellington Parkway.
- Cape May-Lewes Ferry: Saturday, July 3, July 3rd Fireworks Cruise. 6:45-11 p.m., on board the Cape May-Lewes Ferry, Delaware departure only. Click here for tickets and information.
- Dover: Sunday, July 4, at dusk.; Legislative Hall. Tours, food, music and more from 9 a.m.- 9:20 p.m.
- Laurel: Saturday, July 3, Starting at dusk. Bring your own lawn chairs and blankets.
- Lewes: Sunday, July 4, 2-10 p.m. The event will include the Lewes Independence Day Boat Parade. At dusk, fireworks will be shot off from a barge off Lewes Beach. For more information click here.
- Middletown: Sunday, July 4, dusk, at Silver Lake Park.
- Newark: Friday, July 2, at dusk, at the University of Delaware Athletic Complex lots, including those surrounding the UD Stadium and Bob Carpenter Center, as well as the Woods Lot (off of Route 4) and the STAR Campus north and south parking lots. For more information click here.
- Rehoboth Beach: Saturday, July 3. The show will be accompanied by musical performances by The Funsters at the Bandstand beginning at 8 p.m. and again after the fireworks display, which will take place at around 9:30 p.m.
- Smyrna/Clayton: Sunday, July 4, at dusk, from James. T. Vaughn Sr. Little League Park, Duck Creek Parkway. Parking will be available at Smyrna High School and Smyrna Middle School.
- Cape Charles: Sunday, July 4, starting with a parade at 10 a.m. Following the parade food vendors as well as arts and crafts vendors will be set up on Bay Avenue all day. Live music will be playing in the pavilion and at the LOVE sign all day. Fireworks after dark on Bay Avenue.