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Boom! Bang! Ahhhhhh…. Fireworks North of Boston

June 14, 2018

We’ve compiled a list of Independence Day celebrations across the North of Boston region. Plan a picnic or just gather your friends & family to celebrate our country’s birthday for July 4th! Let us know if you have other info to add.

Amesbury
July 4th, 10 p.m., Woodsom Farm, Lions Mouth Road.

Andover
July 3rd, 9:20 p.m.m Andover High School, 80 Shawsheen Road. Rain Date 7/5/2018

Gloucester
July 3rd, at Dusk, Fort Area at Stage Fort Park, 1 Hough Ave.

July 3rd, 6 p.m., starts at Gloucester High School, Gloucester Horribles Parade. The Fishtown Horribles Parad is decades old and fun for the whole family. http://www.fishtownhorribles.org.

July 3rd, 7 p.m.-11 p.m., “Red, White and Beauport”, Beauport Hotel Gloucester.
Please join us in our Grand Ballroom and private oceanside terrace for this Hampton’s-style white party with a splash of red & Beauport blue. Enjoy passed hors d’oeuvres, and small plate stations. Live music provided by Kahootz and 617 Weddings & Events. $89 per person. For tickets, please visit beauporthotel.eventbrite.com.

Haverhill
July 3rd, 9:15 p.m. at Riverside Park, 163 Lincoln Ave. Rain Date 7/5/2018

Lawrence
July 3rd- Veterans Memorial Stadium, Osgood St., South Lawrence. Activities from 2-8 p.m. Fireworks start at 9:30 p.m.
http://www.cityoflawrence.com/4th-of-july-celebration.aspx

Lynn
July 3rd, 9 p.m. at Red Rock Park, Lynn Shore Drive. Pre-fireworks concert from 7-9 p.m.. Fireworks start at 9 p.m.
http://www.ci.lynn.ma.us/attractions_fireworks.shtml

Manchester-by-the-Sea
July 3rd, 9:15 p.m. at Barge off Singing Beach Rain Date 7/5/2018
July 4th, Independence Day Parade starts at 10 a.m. on Lincoln St.
https://www.manchester.ma.us/390/Fourth-of-July-Parade-Route

Marblehead
July 4th, Illumination at 9 p.m., Fireworks at 9:15 p.m. Marblehead Harbor Rain Date 7/5/2018
http://marbleheadfireworks.org/site/

Methuen
July 3rd, 9 p.m., at The Loop, 90 Pleasant Valley St. Entertainment (face painting, live concert) begins at 7 p.m., Musically orchestrated fireworks at 9:30 p.m. Rain date July 5th.
http://www.cityofmethuen.net/sites/methuenma/files/uploads/fireworks6418.pdf

Nahant
July 4th, 9 p.m., Bailey’s Hill Park, Bass Point Road.

North Andover
July 3rd, North Andover Middle School. Activities on Town Common. Activities (Pony rides, food vendors, beer garden) start at 5 p.m., Fireworks start around 9 p.m.

Rockport
July 4th, 6 p.m., Rockport Firemen’s Parade. 8 p.m., Rockport Legion Band Concert at Back Beach, Beach St. 9 p.m., Rockport Bonfire at Back Beach, Beach St.
https://www.rockportusa.com/event-festival/july-4th-celebrations-2018/

Salem
July 4th,  Salem Maritime National Historic Site, 160 Derby St. 7:15 p.m. Pops Concert with Hillyer Festival Orchestra. 9:15 p.m. Fireworks launched from Derby Wharf.
http://salem.org/event/salem-celebrates-fourth/

July 4th, 6:15 p.m., Schooner Fame July 4th Fireworks Sail, Derby Wharf. An extended 2-1/2 hour cruise followed by a front-row seat for Salem’s fireworks display! The fireworks are set off on Derby Wharf, just 100 yards from FAME’s dock, so we have an unbeatable view. This cruise sells out every year, so plan ahead. No discounts are available for this trip. $95 Cruise departs at 6:15 (allow extra time for parking!) and the fireworks generally end around 9:45. Tickets ($95) available online.

Salisbury
July 4th, 4 p.m. concert with Joppa Flatts at Salisbury Beach Stage, 3 Broadway.
http://mysalisburybeach.com/events/fourth-of-july-celebration-with-joppa-flatts/

Swampscott
July 3rd, 9 p.m., at Kings Beach, Lynn Shore Road, Swampscott.