It's America's Birthday! Join in the parties and the celebrations, the 4th of July has long been a family tradition...
...The hot dogs and barbecues, outdoor concerts, fairs, picnics,
parades, cruises and a myriad of activities which all culminate with a brilliant splash over the city skies.
The 4th of July fireworks in Miami are spectacular, watching the sky lit up above the water in a stunning array of
colors and sparks is a mind-blowing and affecting way to end the day, a stirring reflection of what our country stands for.
Our usual repertoire of 4th of July events, the picnics, concerts, parades and fireworks will be back full force once again this year including the city's highlight celebration and fireworks at Bayfront Park!!!
Independence Day is of course a public holiday.
Federal government offices are closed on the 4th of July, National parks remain open.
We are celebrating the 4th of July with an array of family fun bashes througout the city going on all day way before the first
fireworks lit the skies. Here are some great spots to come celebrate Independence Day in Miami this year, we will be adding to the list as events are confirmed.
The 2023 program and entertainment line up features MARGER, Gabriela Vergara, the Symphony Youth Orchestra, Roxy Nodarse, Genesis Diaz, Mariale & her Orchestra, the Loyola School Chorus and many many more!
Watch the fireworks from Bayside Marketplace.
South Beach Ocean Drive Independence Day Celebrations
What?: Recognized as one of Miami Beach's signature patriotic events, the Fourth of July concert series is becoming an annual tradition and an opportunity for the community to come together and celebrate the joy and beauty of classical music. In collaboration with the Miami Beach Classical Music Festival (MBCMF) and the Ocean Drive Association, this free concert to be performed before and during the City's annual Firework Show typically includes Broadway favorites, your favorite Patriotic Selections, America the Beautiful... This year's program will feature patriotic favorites including Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture, Sousa's The Stars and Stripes Forever, and more!
Bring your blankets and the family to enjoy sitting on the lush grass of Lummus Park.
When?: 8:30 pm
Where?: Lummus Park - Ocean Drive and 12th Street
How Much?: FREE General Admission
Getting There?: Uber and Lyft are your best bets. If you must drive, dowload the ParkMe App. If you are nearby, ride free with Swoop or Freebee.
Open containers of alcoholic beverages and styrofoam are NOT allowed.
Miami Beach Fire on the Fourth Festival
What?: An annual all-day beachfront extravaganza with live entertainment, DJs, food trucks, activities for the entire family, a magician, and spectacular fireworks and drones show.
Entertainment throughout the day held on multiple stages in the sand bowl as the bandshell itself is transformed into an outdoor roller disco.
When?: Kicks off at 3:00 pm. Fireworks and drones at 9:00 pm
Where?: North Beach Bandshell at Collins Avenue and 73rd Street
Coconut Grove 4th of July Celebrations
The Barnacle Old Fashioned 4th of July Picnic
What?: Bring a picnic or purchase burgers and hot dogs from The Barnacle Society, spread a blanket and enjoy all sorts of activities for the little ones.
When?: 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Where?: The Barnacle Historic State Park at 3485 Main Highway, Coconut Grove
How Much?: Regular Park Entrance Fee $2 (Free for Children under 6) Please use the honor box to pay.
Blankets, chairs and coolers, leashed dogs welcome
MISO 4th of July Celebration at Peacock Park
What?: Join in for a spectacular celebration with an amazing program presented by Miami Symphony Orchestra and Maestro Eduardo Marturet at the historical Peacock Park in Coconut Grove! Bring your picnic blanket and enjoy!
Seating will be available the day of the event on a first-come, first-serve basis.
There will be plenty of activities for the kids and a drone light show after sunset.
When?: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Where?: Peacock Park at 2820 McFarlane Road, Coconut Grove
How Much?: FREE
Key Biscayne 4th of July Parade
What?: Jets flying over, marching bands, marching golf carts, red-white-and-blue floats and tons of special entertainment!
When?: Parade starts at 11:00 am
Where?: Crandon Boulevard, from Harbor Drive to Westwood Drive.
How Much?: FREE
Where to Park?: Key Biscayne is a small community, there are many shopping centers, grocery stores, etc along Crandon Blvd. Make sure you arrive early as the streets might be blocked. OR, make it a day outing. Park at Crandon Park Beach, it's only a half-mile from the southern end of the beach to the start of the parade, then spend the rest of the day relaxing at the park, bring a picnic, have a bar-b-que...
City of Hialeah Celebrations and Fireworks At Milander Park
What?: An all-day celebration at Milander Park including live entertainment, local food trucks and a 30-minute fireworks and laser display extravaganza!
The entertainment lineup includes Lenier, Ricky Valido, and Marlon Fernandez! There will also be a special performance by the best DJs to keep the party going: DJ YUS and DJ A10.
Where?: Milander Park at 4800 Palm Avenue, Hialeah
When?: 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm
4th of July Festivities and Fireworks at Tropical Park
What?: Gather with family and friends to enjoy a beautiful day at the park, stop by the park central area to enjoy live music, food trucks, games and other activities and giveaways throughout the day. Make sure to stick around for a spectacular fireworks show at 8:45 p.m.
Lawn chairs and blankets are allowed. NO beach umbrellas, pets or personal fireworks allowed. Tents are NOT permitted in Park Central or Event Area.
Event is free. Arrive early as parking will be limited. Please note the SW 56 Street entrance will be closed throughout the day. Traffic will be routed to the SW 40 Street and SW 82 Avenue entrances.
Where?: Tropical Park at 7900 SW 40th St, Miami, FL 33155
When?: 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Fireworks at 8:45 pm
City of Coral Gables July 4th Fireworks Celebration at the Biltmore Hotel
What?: A special concert and a spectacular fireworks display, concessions will be available
When?: Grounds open at 5 p.m., Live concert at 7 p.m. and fireworks show at 9 p.m.
Where?: Grounds at the Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Avenue
How Much?: FREE and open to the public
City of Doral Independence Day Fireworks
What?: Free fireworks display near Doral Glades Park area.
When?: Fireworks at 9:20 pm
Where?: Near the Doral Glades Park area. Watch from your home or online as parks will close at 6:00 pm
There is also a special ticketed event for Doral Residents only at Trump National Doral.
City of Homestead Race to the 4th Celebrations
What?: A spectacular evening that features dozens of food vendors, live music, and a kids zone with thrilling rides and attractions. While the kids play, guests are encouraged to explore the Speedway and get their hearts racing as they feel the excitement of where hundreds of races have been held throughout the years. Attendees will be entertained by live music throughout the night to get them ready for the fireworks spectacle. This salute to all things America will culminate with the best fireworks show in South Florida - a dazzling display of pyrotechnics synced to a mix of pop hits and patriotic tunes.
When?: 6:00 to 10:00 pm
Where?: Homestead Miami Speedway, One Speedway Blvd, Homestead FL
How Much?: FREE
City of Miami Lakes Annual July 4th Celebration
What?: This exciting event for the entire family includes live entertainment, food and drinks, and the first ever Sensory Inclusive Zone, presented by the Special Needs Advisory Board. And of course all followed by an amazing firework display to end the evening. Bring your lawn chairs and picnic blankets!
When?: 6:30 pm
Where?: Miami Lakes Veterans Park at 15151 NW 82nd Avenue, Miami Lakes
City of Aventura Fireworks Celebration - TBA
What?: A spectacular aerial display will illuminate the skies above the City of Excellence and can be viewed from any location along Country Club Drives. Join us for a patriotic and memorable evening! 2023 Program TBA.
When?: Fireworks at 9:00 pm
Where?: Watch along Country Club Drives
How Much?: FREE
- More info: City of Aventura
- Traveling with kids? Stay at the freshly updated JW Marriott Turnberry Hotel & Spa, with its new water park, Tidal Cove, including lots of fun and exciting water ammenities and slides: Aqua Drop, Boomeragno, Constrictor, Master Blaster, Whizzard, FlowRider Triple, Lazy River, Laguna Pool, Oasis Pool and the Kids Cove for small children. There is also an adults-only pool.
More 4th of July Weekend Parties, Cruises and Events
Events will be added as they are announced, stay tuned!
July 4th Miami Sightseeing Fireworks Cruise from Bayside Marketplace
What?: Depart for the evening on a bi-level yacht. Grab a drink from the on board cash bar. Dance to music and enjoy the festive party favors provided as the firework show begins. Your cruise will return once the fireworks end.
When?: July 4th, 2023 - 8:00 pm
Where?: Departs from Bayside Marketplace
How Much?: $169.99 More Info and Booking
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Things To Do This 4th Of July
It's time to get out! You can book with confidence as there is a free cancellation policy for most of the activities listed here, if your plans change and you cancel up to 24 hours in advance you will receive a full refund.
- Enjoy a Biscayne Bay Cruise:
- Beaches and Parks are open, time to go for a swim, kayaking, jetskiing, parasailing...:
- From Dinner Key Marina: 30- or 60-minute Jet Ski Rides on a brand new Sea Doo GTI 130, Parasailing, Flyboarding, Paddleboarding and Kayaking, Tubing.
- At Hobie Beach (Rickenbacker Causeway): Windsurfing rentals, individual and group lessons available, Hobie Cat Sailing, Paddleboarding and Kayaking.
- Crandon Park, Bill Sadowski Preserve, Matheson Hammock Park: Kayak Treks and Adventures.
- At Oleta River State Park: Paddleboard and Kayak Rental, Biking, Camping.
- Snorkeling Boats in the Florida Keys and at Biscayne National Park and John Pennekamp State Park
- The Everglades are open! The following outifts are conducting Airboat and Eco Tours:
- Segway Tours are a great way to discover the Art Deco District, Ocean Drive, Fisher Island... You see a lot more gliding around than on foot while enjoying the breathtaking views and some fresh air! These Segway Tours are running daily
- The Wynwood Arts District is open, come check out this fantastic open-air museum with its stunning street art. A fun way to see it is with the 1-Hour Street Art Tour by Golf Buggy.
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