In Connecticut, we love fireworks no matter where or when they take place. That’s why our Fourth of July celebrations span across our community, all through the first week in July. If you’re looking for the best places to watch a patriotic display this Independence Day, we’ve got the best local spots for you:
Norwalk Fireworks Display
What: Annual firework display right here in Norwalk, how much more local can you get!?
When: Wednesday, July 3rd (rain date Thursday, July 5)
Where: Calf Pasture Beach
Fairfield Fireworks Celebration
What: Celebrate the holiday with live music, followed by an explosive firework show around 9:15pm.
When: Wednesday, July 3rd at 6:00 pm
Where: Jennings and Penfield Beaches
Price: Free (parking is $50 without residents pass)
Stratford Firework Show
What: The firework display will begin shortly after sunset.
When: Wednesday, July 3rd at 9:00pm
Where: Short Beach
Wilton Freedom 5K Road Race and Firework Display
What: Wilton will be hosting a day complete with races, games, food, fireworks, and more.
When: Thursday, July 4th.
- 5K start time: 8:30am, Wilton Track
- Wilton High Varsity Softball Game: 12:00pm
- Food trucks, live music, and family fun: 5:00pm
- Firework display: 9:30pm
Where: Wilton High School
Weston Fourth of July Celebration
What: complete with a barbeque, food trucks, music and fireworks.
When: Thursday, July 4th at 4:30pm
Where: Weston Middle School
Price: $30 per car (must be purchased in advance)
What: Fireworks will light up Ridgefield as the town celebrate the Fourth of July with food, family fun, entertainment, and more.
When: Thursday, July 4th at 6:00pm
Where: Ridgefield High School
Price: $20 per car (must be purchased in advance)
Simsbury Celebration of America
What: The Hartford Orchestra will perform classic patriotic songs in honor of the holiday. Fireworks will follow the concert.
When: Friday, July 5 (Rain Date Saturday, July 6), ay 7:30pm
Where: Simsbury Meadows Performing Arts Center
Price: Lawn seats $25, reserved seats $40, children $5.
Wherever you choose to celebrate, we hope you have a happy and safe Fourth of July holiday with your friends and family. From all of us at Landmark Exteriors, Happy Independence Day!