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Here are the 4th of July fireworks shows in the Baltimore region for 2024

New Maryland laws in effect and more top news 7/1/2024
New Maryland laws in effect and more top news 7/1/2024 02:42

BALTIMORE -- Independence Day is coming up fast and communities are gearing up for dazzling celebrations complete with parades, family activities, concerts and lots of food.   

Here's a schedule of 4th of July public fireworks displays and events across the Baltimore region.

Wednesday, July 3

Glen Burnie | Fireworks will start about 9 p.m. at Sawmill Creek Park, where food will be sold at the Glen Burnie Boys Baseball concession stand.  Sawmill Creek Park: 7405 Charley Eckman Lane 

Taneytown | Celebrate Independence Day with food, music, games and fireworks at Taneytown Memorial Park from 6-10 p.m.  Taneytown Memorial Park: located at Taneytown Pike and Park Road 

Cockeysville | The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra presents the Star Spangled Spectacular at Oregon Ridge Park. Enjoy the magic of the symphony's music with a dazzling fireworks display—13401 Beaver Dam Road at 8 p.m.

Mount Airy | Find live music, food vendors and a spectacular fireworks display at Mt. Airy Fireman's Carnival Grounds. Gates open at 4 p.m., the event starts at 5 p.m.

Thursday, July 4

Baltimore | Baltimore's annual July 4 celebration will return this year at the Inner Harbor.  Around 3 p.m., the festivities kick off with food, fun activities and a DJ at the Red, White, and Blue Picnic at West Shore Park.  Entertainers will perform from 4 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. at the Inner Harbor Amphitheater at 8 p.m.  In between concerts, there will be more music, street performers and various activities along the promenade. 

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra will perform a Star-Spangled Banner celebration concert in Rash Field Park.  Around 9:15 p.m., the performance will end, and a dazzling 15-minute fireworks show will begin.  Attendees can catch the best fireworks views from along the Inner Harbor promenade, and the surrounding areas.   

Catonsville | Festivities begin with a parade down Frederick Road at 3 p.m. Fireworks will take place at Catonsville High School where Crush will be performing starting at 6 p.m. accompanied by many local food vendors where the evening fireworks will go off at 9:15 p.m. Catonsville High School: 421 Bloomsbury Ave. 

Columbia |  Festivities begin at 6:00 p.m. at Columbia Lakefront with a musical performance from jump blues band Big Joe & The Dynaflows, followed by a performance from Latinx Band Quitapenas at 7:30. p.m.  The fireworks display is set to begin between 9:10 and 9:30 p.m. Columbia Lakefront: 10275 Wincopin Circle, Columbia, MD 21044 

Frederick | The Frederick Independence Day Celebration kicks off at Baker Park at 12:00 p.m. with family-friendly rides, amusements, food trucks and more. Fireworks begin at dusk.  

Fullerton | Fullerton is hosting a family-friendly music festival with a fireworks celebration at Fullerton Park. Food and music begins at 2 p.m., and fireworks start at 9:15 p.m. 

Cherry Hill Arts & Music Waterfront Festival | Check out this free festival with local national music performances, children's activities, art-making, and fireworks at night. The event is at Middle Branch Park, which offers views of the Baltimore City skyline and Fourth of July fireworks.

Annapolis | Maryland's capital is celebrating Independence Day with a parade before the fireworks begin. The parade starts at Amos Garrett Boulevard and West Street and ends at Susan Campbell Park. Fireworks begin at 9:15 p.m. from a barge in Annapolis Harbor.

Friday, July 5

Kingsville | The Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company is putting on the show at Mount Vista Park, which will feature an A10 flyover, according to organizers. 

Saturday, July 6

Middle River | The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra will be performing its Star-Spangled Spectacular at Oregon Ridge Park. The event starts at 8 p.m. Purchase tickets here

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