The Best July 4 South Jersey
Fireworks Celebrations: 2023 Edition
Your Guide to the July 4 South Jersey
Fireworks, Parades, Events, and Festivals
This is year, Independence Day falls on Tuesday, July 4, 2023
Independence Day commemorates the signing of the Declaration of Independence by the Continental Congress in Philadelphia, PA. on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain.
This is a Federal holiday in the United Sates and is celebrated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, picnics, baseball games, along with many other private family and friends events.
Note: Sometimes conditions require cancellations or changes of dates, times and location which are not reflected in the original schedule. Before planning a trip to visit one of the listed events, it is suggested that you call the event sponsor to confirm the event schedule or for additional information on the event.
Stay tuned --- we will be updating this list as the event sponsors confirm this year's events.
2023 July 4 South Jersey
Fireworks Displays & Celebrations
Listed by earliest date:
Saturday, June 24, 2023: 6:00 pm - 9:300 pm (rain date June 25th)
1 River Drive
The celebration features food trucks & live music, followed by the Fireworks show. Bring your lawn chairs & blankets.
Saturday, July 1st, 2023: Rain Date July 8th
Barnegat High School
Fireworks at dusk
Independence Country Music Festival
July 1, 2, 2023
Renault Winery and Resort
72 North Bremen Avenue
Egg Harbor City, NJ
This July 4th country music festival features two days music, festivities, food, alcohol, and fireworks. The festivities include a wine and beer garden, tractor rides, axe throwing, their Renault food truck, Sweet Shop, Village Bar, and more. They also feature VIP tent that includes seating for 10 with a coffee table, a fire pit, and great views of the main stage in the festival area. VIP tents provide a covered space for you and your friends to gather, relax and enjoy the music and fireworks display.
Maple Shade 4th of July Fireworks
Saturday, July 1st, 2023;
9:00 pm - 10:00 pm (rain date July 2nd)
Maple Shade High School
Maple Shade, NJ
Parade at Noon on Main St, Fireworks at dusk
at Maple Shade H.S.
Independence Day Fireworks
Saturday, July 1, 2023
Alcyon Lake/Betty Park
Fireworks at dusk can ve viewed from the Betty Park surrounding area. For those looking for an unobstructed view, Pitman residents can reserve spots inside the Alcyon Lake area for a donation of $3. Tickets can be purchased at Borough Hall.
Woodbury July 4th Celebration
Saturday, July 1, 2023; gates open at 6pm - 9:30pm
Woodbury High School Stadium
This event features music, food trucks,
Fireworks at dusk.
Monday, July 3, 2023: 9:30pm – 10:30pm
Behind Woodland School
1 School Ln
Fireworks at dusk
Cape May Fireworks Cruise
Monday, July 3 & Tuesday, July 4, 2023; Departure time 7pm
The Cape May Whale Watcher
1218 Wilson Drive
Cape May, NJ
Adult $50.00, Child 12-4 $20.00, Child 3 & Under $0.01
Their fireworks cruises includes FREE pizza and hot dogs. A cash bar will be available for fountain sodas, bottled water, hot beverages, and other snacks. Alcoholic beverages will also be available for purchase at the cash bar.
On July 3rd, Lower Township's fireworks display can be seen in the Delaware Bay near North Cape May.
On the 4th of July, the fireworks cruise will be on the Cape May beachfront in the Atlantic Ocean.
Haddon Township Happy Birthday America Celebration
Monday, July 3, 2023; 7pm - dusk (rain date July 5th)
Haddon Township High School
406 Memorial Ave
Live music, food trucks, amusements, fireworks will be shot off at dark.
The Yankee Doodle Do with Fireworks
Monday, July 3rd, 2023; 6pm - 9:30pm
Kings Highway between the PATCO track bridge and Haddon Avenue
The festivities start at 6 p.m. on Kings Highway which will be closed to traffic for the event. There will be food trucks, a stage with music, bounce houses for children (a fee is charged) and a chance to enjoy a good old fashioned street fair.
The evening will culminate with Fireworks around 9.00 p.m.
(North Cape May) Independence Day Celebration
Monday, July 3, 2023; 5:30pm - 10pm
On the Bayfront of North Cape May
Between Lincoln Boulevard and Emerson Ave.
Lower Township, NJ
The event is held along the township's bay front in North Cape May, toward Lincoln Boulevard and Beach Drive
Pick a spot on the beach. We recommend a chair or towel since the sand can be chilly after sunset! There are vendors galore and carnival rides, too. It's crowded, so expect to park and walk a couple blocks.
Medford Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks Display
Monday, July 3, 2023: 6:00pm - 10:00pm (July 7th rain date).
86 Union Street
Burlington County NJ
This family event features a celebration with pomp, shows, games and illuminations will include: Kid's Activity Zone, Music on the Main Stage, Food Court, Vendors, Fireworks Display and more!
Mount Holly Independence Day Celebration
Monday, July 3, 2023; 5pm - 10pm (Rain or Shine)
Iron Works Park
Mt Holly, NJ
This Event features Live music on stage, 35+ Food Vendors, Merchants, Free kid and adult giveaways, games, rides, beer tent, 50/50, and Fireworks at sun down!
Atlantic City July 4th Fireworks
Two Shows - Tuesday, July 4, 2023
@9:20 pm at the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa This which lasts about 20 minutes, is best seen from the Borgata's north surface parking lot. Fireworks are launched from the vacant land between The Borgata and Harrah's. The Bogata also sets up The Beer Garden and provides live music from 6pm to 9 pm
@10pm at the Tropicana and at the Steel Pier. The show is produced by the famous fireworks company Grucci.
Avalon July 4th Fireworks
Tuesday, July 4, 2023, @8:45pm
30th Street beach
The fireworks display will be launched from a barge off the 30th Street beach.
Battleship New Jersey July 4th Fireworks Show
Tuesday, July 4, 2023: @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Battleship New Jersey
62 Battleship Place
or call 866-877-6262 x108.
Cost: $10 - $100 Donation
Watch the July 4th Fireworks from the Battleship like an Admiral! Beer, wine, soda, appetizers and the unique viewing location of Admiral's and Captain's decks, one level above the main deck. Limited to 150 guests. A $100 donation per person. Or watch the fireworks from the main deck, with live music, temporary tattoos for kids, food concessions and bar service. Just a $10 donation for general public fireworks viewing. Admiral VIP guests can also experience activities on the main deck.
Beach Haven Fireworks
Tuesday, July 4, 2023; (rain date July 5th)
Beach Haven, NJ
Fireworks start at dusk on Taylor Ave.
Bridgeton Independence Day Celebration
Tuesday, July 4th, 2023; 11am - 9:30pm
Bridgeton City Park
During the day, everyone is invited to participate in the Independence Day Horseshoe Tournament that starts around 11:00 am.
Fireworks at dusk.
Camden - July 4th Freedom Festival
Tuesday, July 4th, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wiggins Waterfront Park
2 Riverside Drive
This year's Camden County Waterfront Freedom Festival will feature entertainment by the Tri-County Symphonic Band, Tara Hendricks, and The UB40. Enjoy food, beer, music, and concludes with a spectacular, world-class fireworks display over the Delaware River.
Cape May fireworks
Tuesday, July 4, 2023
Beachfront - Beach Ave.
Cape May, NJ
Fireworks launch across from Congress Hall, from a barge a quarter-mile offshore. Enjoy a fantastic view of the show from the beach, promenade, or any property facing Beach Avenue.
In the event of rain, fireworks may be rescheduled or canceled. If you come by car, plan to arrive early or sit in traffic for a while. Parking can be hard to find.
Colliingswood July 4th Celebration
Tuesday, July 4, 2023, Gates open at 6:30pm, Fireworks @ dusk (rain date July 5th)
High School Stadium
424 Collings Ave
This Independence Day celebration features live entertainment & fireworks.
2:00PM: Water games, raft races, coin toss, watermelon games & exciting prizes at Roberts Pool
6:30PM: Gates open at the high school field for fireworks
7:45PM: Performance by TO THE MAX DUSK
@ Dusk: Fireworks Spectacular! Note: there is no parking in Knight Park on July 4.
Evesham July 4th Celebration
Tuesday, July 4, 2023: from 6pm - 10:00 pm
Savich Tract fields
525 East Main Street
This event features live music, ice cream vendors, and a fireworks display @ dusk
To ensure that as many Evesham residents as possible are able to enjoy the fireworks display, parking passes will be made available to Township residents only.
Margate Mothers' 4th Of July Fireworks
Tuesday, July 4, 2023 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
on the beach at Huntington Avenue.
This even, hosted by the Margate Mothers' Association will once again take place on the beach.. Bring your beach chairs, blankets and kids. The fireworks will light up the sky at approximately 9pm.
Middle Township Independence Day Celebration
Tuesday, July 4, 2023;6pm - 6:30pm
626 Goshen Rd
Cape May Court House, NJ
This event features live music, food trucks, games for kids, and Fireworks at dusk
Millville July 4th Fireworks
Tuesday, July 4, 2023; 5pm - 9:30pm
Union Lake Park
1414 Canal Street
This event features live music, a pie eating & watermelon contest, backyard games, and fireworks at dusk.
Ocean City July 4th Fireworks Celebration
Tuesday, July 4, 2023; 7pm - 9:30pm
Ocean City, NJ
Kite flying competition at 7 p.m. followed by entertainment on the beach next to the Music Pier.
Fireworks will be launched from a barge in the ocean near the Music Pier at 9 p.m. and will be best viewed from the beach and boardwalk between Fifth Street and 14th Street.
Sea Isle City Fireworks
Tuesday, July 4, 2023: 9pm to 9:15pm
50th Street Beach
Sea Isle City, NJ
Fireworks Show will take place at 9:00 p.m., launched from an ocean barge near the 50th Street beach. Patriotic Music will be played along the promenade during the show.
Stone Harbor Fireworks
Tuesday, July 4, 2023: (Rain date, July 5th)
Stone Harbor, NJ
Fireworks start at dusk - approx. 9:15 pm Enjoy the view from any beachfront!
Tropicana's Free Fireworks Series
Tuesday, July 4th, 2023
Tropicana Casino & Resort
Atlantic City, NJ
Fireworks are launched from the beachfront and can be viewed all along the beaches or boardwalk of Atlantic City.
Tuesday, July 4, 2023
Fireworks at dusk. Be sure to bring your lawn chair or blanket and watch the fireworks over the Lake.
Vineland July 4th Celebration
Tuesday, July 4, 2023; 7pm - 9:30pm (rain date July 5th )
Fireworks at 9pm at Vineland High School
Chestnut and Brewster Road
Concert at 7pm at the Enrico Serra Band Shell.
Come out and enjoy the free concert featuring Gene Iannette and the Rowan College/Cumberland Campus Wind Symphony. A fireworks display will be held immediately following the concert at Vineland High School.
Washington Township Fireworks
Tuesday, July 4, 2023
Washington Township High School
529 Hurfville - Cross Keys Road
This year's spectacular fireworks show which will be shot from the Washington Township High School Complex (seating will NOT be available in the WTHS Football Stadium). The fireworks will begin at approximately 9 pm.
Wildwood, NJ - 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular
Tuesday, July 4, 2023
On the Beach at Pine Avenue,
The fireworks display takes place @ 10 PM. While the fireworks are visible from almost anywhere in the Wildwoods, the best viewing area is on the beach at Pine Avenue.
Fourth of July Celebration
Tuesday, July 4, 2023: 5pm - 10pm
123 Marlton Rd,
Pilesgrove NJ 08098
This event features live music, food vendor and other activities to round out the day. The fireworks will launch at dusk (9:15 ish).
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