Fourth of July Fireworks & more, 2017

Lots of Fireworks displays are planned around the Independence Day holiday, and many come with music, festivals and more. Our listings are by date and community.

Here's a look at Fireworks and related events around the area, by date over the long holiday weekend. If yours is not listed, email us the details at Enjoy!

June 30 (Friday)
: White Oaks Park (Syracuse Parks Headquarters): 7pm Blacklites concert, children's games & activities 9:30pm fireworks

Watkins Glen: Clute Park (southern end of Seneca Lake) 9:45pm Fireworks


July 1 (Saturday)

Auburn: Falcon Park, after the baseball game (free movie after)

Fulton: Speedway, Rte 57: Fireworks after evening racing

Groton: Groton Elementary, Elm St.: Concert, fireworks at dusk

Interlaken: Americana Vineyards, 4367 Covert Road: BBQ Bash, noon - 10pm, Fireworks finale at 10

Lansing: Myers Park 6pm music (Tailor-Made hot country & classics) 9:30pm Fireworks

Oswego Speedway: Fireworks after evening's racing

Trumansburg: Taughannock Falls Park (Inn at Taughannock BBQ Noon-9pm) Fireworks at dusk

Watkins Glen: (part of Sahlen's at the Glen) Fireworks at Dark


July 2 (Sunday)

Baldwinsville: Paper Mill Island 5:30-11pm Band, Fireworks at Dusk (under 16 free with adult)

Cincinnatus: Fairgrounds Fireworks at dusk (part of Cincinnatus FD Field Days)

Oswego: 1pm Parade (Bridge St at Liberty, East 4th St to Ft. Ontario) 9:15pm Fireworks over Oswego Harbor

Vernon: Utica-Rome Speedway, after racing


July 3 (Monday)

Auburn: Emerson Park, East Lake Rd 8pm concert, Fireworks at Dusk (approx 9:30pm) $5 parking fee (rain date July 9)

Brewerton: 1-3pm Kids' Zone Celebration at Riverfront Park, 6pm Blessing of the Fleet, State Pier, 6-9pm Band at Rosie's Corner, 9:45pm Fireworks on the River

Clayton: Dusk (9:30ish) over downtown in front of Calumet Island, after live music

Cortland: (Dwyer Park, Little York) All day activities, fireworks at dusk, $5 parking

Fair Haven: Wall of Fire at dusk, Fireworks over the Bay 10pm

Ithaca: Stewart Park 6-10:30pm food trucks, family fun, 9-11:15pm Jeff Love Band, 9:45pm fireworks (also visible at Cass Park)

Watertown: Thompson Park Concert 8pm, Fireworks 9pm

Weedsport Speedway: Fireworks after evening races


July 4 (Tuesday)

Alexandria Bay: over Boldt Castle, dusk (approx. 9:45pm)

Auburn: Falcon Park, after the baseball ggme

Cazenovia: 1pm Parade (Albany St) 5-9pm Lakeland Park live music, including DeSantis Band 7pm, 9pm Fireworks over the Lake

Hamilton: Colgate Campus, fireworks at dusk

Lake Placid: Afternoon & evening events, Fireworks over Mirror Lake, 9:45pm

Manlius: Parade 10am, daylong events, fireworks at dusk

Old Forge: Music at Lakeside, Fireworks over the lake at dusk

Sackets Harbor: Battlefield State Park, 9:30pm

Syracuse: NBT Bank Stadium (after 7:05pm game)

Syracuse (Geddes): Lakeview Amphitheater 8pm (gates open 6pm) Symphoria/Syracuse Pops Chorus, Fireworks after concert $10 (kids free with adult)

Vernon Downs: Fireworks after harness racing program


July 5 (Wednesday)

Falcon Park (after the Baseball Game)

Sylvan Beach: 8:30pm-11:30pm Fireworks Festival


July 7 (Friday)

DeWitt: 8pm Willis Carrier Recreation Center (1033 Kinne St, East Syracuse) Symphoria Concert with fireworks after (free)


July 8 (Saturday)

East Syracuse: East Syracuse Elementary, Kinne Street

Seneca Falls: Canalfest (Both sides of the Seneca Falls Canal Harbor) Fireworks at Dusk after 10am-11pm Festival


July 15 (Saturday)

: Clinton Central School, Chenango Avenue at dusk


July 18 (Tuesday)

Great Northern Mall, Clay: Fireworks rescheduled from June, 9:30pm

DID WE NOT HEAR OF YOUR EVENT??? Send us the information at and we'll add it to the list!

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