The Best July 4 South Jersey
Your Guide to the July 4 South Jersey
Fireworks, Parades, Events, and Festivals
This is year, Independence Day falls on Monday, July 4, 2022
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.
2022 July 4 South Jersey Fireworks Displays & Celebrations
Listed by earliest date:
Saturday, June 25, 2022. 6:00 pm - 9:300 pm (rain date June 26th)
1 River Drive
The celebration features food trucks & live music, followed by the Fireworks show. Bring your lawn chairs & blankets.
Atlantic City July 4th Fireworks
Friday, July 1, 2022: 9:30 p.m.
Viewing locations throughout the north end of the boardwalk including: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City, Ocean Casino Resort, Resorts Casino Hotel, Showboat Hotel and Steel Pier. Tennessee Avenue restaurants will have boardwalk activations throughout the evening.
Medford Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks Display
Friday, July 1, 2022: 6:00pm - 10:00pm (July 2 rain date).
Freedom Park, Medford Township
Burlington County NJ
This family event is a day-into-night 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!
July 4th Weekend Camping Celebration
July 1-4, 2022
Four Season Family Campground
158 Woodstown Daretown Rd,
Pilesgrove, NJ 08098
Contact: (856) 769-3635
The Four Seasons Campground hosts a weekend celebration of Independence Day. The public is invited to the campground for a patriotic picnic – you take care of the food and they will supply the entertainment!! On Saturday night, set out your blankets and lay back with your eyes on the sky because we'll be celebrating with an awesome, fireworks display put on in your honor, right here in your home away from home.
Independence Day Festival & Fireworks
Saturday, July 2, 2022; 11am - 9:30 pm (Rain Date scheduled for July 9th)
Michael Debbi Park
Richland, NJ 08350
This family festival features Live entertainment, Crafters, Bounce Houses and Food, a parade, kids activities, and fireworks at dusk.
Lonnie Youngblood will kick off the dance floor from 12:00 to 2pm, followed by Nicky G at 3pm. There will be Face paintings, Temporary Tattoos, Rock Climbing, and Sack Races for the kids.
Music all day & night by Nicky G, Free hay rides around the park, Fireman's Water Barrel Fights
Fire Truck & EMS Parade through-out the Township starts at 2 pm in Collings Lakes and ends at Michael Debbi Park.
Woodbury July 4th Celebration
Saturday, July 2, 2022; gates open at 6pm (Rain Date: Saturday, July 9)
Woodbury High School Stadium
This event features music, food trucks,
Fireworks at dusk.
Sunday, July 3, 2022:9:30pm – 10:30pm
Behind Woodland School
1 School Ln
Fireworks at dusk
Cape May Fireworks Cruise
Sunday, July 3 & Monday, July 4, 2022; Departure time 7pm
The Cape May Whale Watcher
1218 Wilson Drive
Cape May, NJ
Adult $45.00, Child 12-4 $25.00, 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 Fireworks
Sunday, July 3, 2022; 7pm - dusk
Haddon Township High School
406 Memorial Ave
fireworks will be shot off at dark.
(North Cape May) Independence Day Celebration
Sunday, July 3, 2022; 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.
Mount Holly Independence Day Celebration
Sunday, July 3, 2022; 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!
Avalon July 4th Fireworks
Monday, July 4, 2022, @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
July 4, 2022: @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Battleship New Jersey
62 Battleship Place
Get tickets online or call 866-877-6262 ext. 108 or at the Battleship's Ticket Office before the show. Free Admission for Battleship Members.
Watch the Independence Day Fireworks from the Deck of the Battleship New Jersey.
Fire a 5-inch Gun Salute! We'll also have music, food concessions and a cash bar for adults. Tickets are only a $10 donation per person and proceeds go to the on-going restoration of the Battleship, a non-profit museum and memorial. The Battleship will open her decks at 7 PM. The fireworks shows are projected to begin at 9:30 PM. No chairs, food or beverages can be brought in. Guests can bring blankets to sit on the deck.
Beach Haven Fireworks
Monday, July 4, 2022; (rain date July 5th)
Beach Haven, NJ
Fireworks start at dusk on Taylor Ave.
Camden - July 4th Freedom Festival
Monday, Jul 4th, 2022 @ 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, Travel Lanes, The O'Jays, – and conclude with a spectacular, world-class fireworks display over the Delaware River.
Cape May fireworks
Monday, July 4, 2022
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. Once the fireworks are over, it's congested along Beach Avenue and the promenade – a good opportunity to grab some ice cream or fried Oreos and wait out the crowds!
Colliingswood July 4th Celebration
July 4, 2022, 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
7:00PM: Performance by TO THE MAX DUSK
@ Dusk: Fireworks Spectacular! Note: there is no parking in Knight Park on July 4.
Evesham July 4th Celebration
Monday, July 4, 2022: from 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Savich Tract fields
525 East Main Street
For residents only
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. Just one parking pass will be required per vehicle.
Margate Mothers' 4th Of July Fireworks
July 4, 2022 @ 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.
Ocean City July 4th Fireworks
Monday, July 4, 2022; 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
Monday, July 4, 2022: 9:00pm 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.
Stone Harbor Fireworks
Monday, July 4, 2022: (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
Monday, July 4th, 2022
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.
Washington Township Fireworks
Monday, July 4, 2022
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
Monday, July 4, 2022
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
Florence Township Patriotic Celebration
Saturday, July 9, 2022; 5pm - 9:30 pm
Florence Municipal Complex
The evenings events include a concert, a food court, at Water Works Field, and a fireworks display at Veterans Park, behind the Municipal Complex, at dusk.
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