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Where to See Fireworks in Massachusetts

The first big event of the summer is, of course, the 4th of July! So when and where can you watch 2014 Independence Day fireworks in Massachusetts?

When and where to watch 4th of July Fireworks 2014BOSTON MA - A Boston tradition, the annual Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular will be held on July 3rd at the DCR Hatch Memorial Shell in Boston. The WBZ News Radio 1030 simulcast begins at 7pm, and the official Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular broadcast beginning at 8pm. The concert, featuring artists The Beach Boys, Megan Hilty, the cast of Phantom of the Opera, and the Boston Children’s Chorus, begins at 8:30pm. Fireworks kick off at 10:30pm with the show’s culmination at 11pm. Click here for more information about the Boston events for the day and the show’s featured artists

NEWTON MA - Stop by Newton’s July 4th Celebration from 1-9pm at Albemarle Field on Watertown Street. Craft and food vendors, children’s activities, amusement rides, and live entertainment make this the perfect family activity, finished off by fireworks at 9pm. There will also be a kid only event (ages 3-12) from 10am-noon at the Newton Centre Playground at Tyler Terrace that includes the Grande Pet Parade, Teddy Bear Parade, Decorated Doll Carriage Promenade, and Foot Races as well as free ice cream provided by Cabot’s and refreshments by Trader Joe’s. Click here for more information.

Not going to be in Boston or Newton this year? Not to worry, the following lists outline where fireworks will be held throughout Massachusetts.

July 3rd Fireworks Massachusetts (see below for July 4th)

Andover
7/3/2014
9:30pm
Andover HS
[Rain Date 7/4/2014]
Auburn
7/3/2014
9:15pm
Pappas Complex Cutting Ave.
[Rain Date 7/6/2014]
Boston 7/3/2014 10:30pm    
Dracut
7/3/2014
9:00pm
Dracut High School
[Rain Date 8/28/2014]
Fitchburg
7/3/2014
10:00pm
Rollstone Hill
[Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Foxborough
7/3/2014
9:30pm
Patriot Place Parking Lot 
 
Freetown
7/3/2014
8:00pm
Hathaway Park
[Rain Date 7/6/2014]
Gloucester
7/3/2014
8:30pm
Stage Fort Park - Fort Area
[Rain Date 7/6/2014]
Haverhill
7/3/2014
9:15pm
Riverside Park
[Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Lawrence
7/3/2014
9:30pm
Field Across From High School
[Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Lynn
7/3/2014
9:15pm
Barge near Red Rock
[Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Manchester
7/3/2014
9:15pm
Barge off Singing Beach
[Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Mashpee
7/3/2014
9:00pm
Willowbend CC Golf Course
[Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Methuen
7/3/2014
9:30pm
Nicholson Stadium
[Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Milford
7/3/2014
10:00pm
Clark Island on Milford Pond
[Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Needham
7/3/2014
9:30pm
Needham High School
[Rain Date 7/5/2014]
North Andover
7/3/2014
9:30pm
Hayes Stadium
[Rain Date 7/8/2014]
Northbridge
7/3/2014
9:00pm
Lasalle Field
 
Randolph
7/3/2014
9:30pm
Randolph High School
 
Rutland
7/3/2014
9:20pm
Behind DPW Garage
[Rain Date 7/6/2014]
Sandwich
7/3/2014
9:00pm
Ridge Club
[Rain Date 7/4/2014]
Sharon
7/3/2014
9:30pm
Lake Massapoag
[Rain Date 7/6/2014]
Somerville
7/3/2014
9:00pm
Trum Field
[Rain Date 7/10/2014]
South Hadley
7/3/2014
9:30pm
Michael E. Smith Middle School
[Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Walpole
7/3/2014
9:30pm
Joe Morgan Field
[Rain Date 7/6/2014]
Weymouth
7/3/2014
9:00pm
Barge off Wessagusset Beach
[Rain Date 7/6/2014]
Worcester
7/3/2014
9:30pm
170 Belmont Hill
[Rain Date 7/5/2014]

July 4th Fireworks Massachusetts

Acton 7/4/2014 9:30pm Behind Nara Park [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Amesbury  7/4/2014 9:30pm Woodsoms Farm [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Bellingham 7/4/2014 9:00pm 60 Blackstone Field  
Beverly Farms 7/4/2014 9:15pm Barge off West Beach [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Bridgewater 7/4/2014 9:30pm Legion  
Falmouth 7/4/2014 9:15pm Barge off Falmouth Beach [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Lincoln 7/4/2014 9:15pm Codman Field [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Lynn 7/4/2014 9:00pm Fraser Field  
Marblehead 7/4/2014 9:30pm Barge Marblehead Harbor [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Marion 7/4/2014 9:15pm 11 Point Road, Marion [Rain Date 7/6/2014]
Mashpee 7/4/2014 9:30pm New Seabury CC Golf Course  
Mattapoisett 7/4/2014 9:15pm Golf course Rebello Lane [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Middleborough 7/4/2014 10:00pm Battle Field/Pierce Playground [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Millbury 7/4/2014 9:30pm Hill next to baseball field [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Nahant 7/4/2014 9:00pm Bailey Point Road (Bailey Beach)  
Nantucket 7/4/2014 9:00pm Barge off Jetties Beach [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
New Bedford 7/4/2014 9:00pm Barge in New Bedford Harbor [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
North Reading 7/4/2014 8:00pm Ipswich River Park [Rain Date 7/6/2014]
Provincetown  7/4/2014 9:00pm MacMillian Wharf [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Salem 7/4/2014 9:00pm Derby Wharf [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Salisbury 7/4/2014 10:15pm Barge off Salisbury Beach  
Springfield 7/4/2014 9:30pm W. Columbus Ave & Boland Way [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Stockbridge 7/4/2014 10:00pm Tanglewood Grounds [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Sturbridge 7/4/2014 9:15pm 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Wakefield 7/4/2014 9:00pm End of Beacon Street   [Rain Date 7/5/2014]
Waltham 7/4/2014 9:30pm Leary Field [Rain Date 7/6/2014]
Winthrop 7/4/2014 9:15pm Coughlin Park [Rain Date 7/5/2014]

Click here for information on fireworks on other days.

For the rest of the summer, check out http://wicked-newton.eviesays.com/events. Just enter a calendar date for when you’re looking to find an activity and how far you want to travel; the site will then populate a list of all sorts of activities such as plays, summer camps, volunteer opportunities, classes, and more!

Denise Monteiro with Dwell360 is a REALTOR® who services the cities and suburbs of metro Boston. She is focused on her customers and her experience in the residential real estate market is extensive. Search for homes in Massachusetts and then give Denise a call.