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Attend NJ Fireworks, Concerts and Picnics for July 4, 2016

JULY4WebGraphicAmericans will be celebrating Independence Day this year with fireworks, concerts and picnics. There are many events throughout New Jersey to commemorate the holiday. If you know of other events, post them in the comments section at the bottom of this page.

ATLANTIC COUNTY

Atlantic City
4th of July Fireworks
Monday, July 4 from 9:30 to 11 p.m.
Boardwalk
http://www.atlanticcitynj.com/events/details.aspx?id=5096

Buena Vista Township
Buena Vista Township Independence Day Festival
Sunday, July 3 from 2 to 10 p.m.
Michael Debbi Park
http://www.buenavistanj.com/

Galloway
July 4th Parade
Monday, July 4 at 9 a.m.
Historic Smithville
http://historicsmithvillenj.com/8-july-4th-parade

Hammonton
4th of July Celebration
Monday, July 4 from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. (Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.)
Lake Park

Margate
4th of July Fireworks
Monday, July 4 from 9 to 10 p.m.
Huntington Avenue Beach
http://www.margatehasmore.com/calendar/2016/5/27/july-4th-fireworks

Northfield
4th of July Parade
Monday, July 4 from 10 to 11 a.m.
Burton Avenue Fire Station Pavilion
http://www.cityofnorthfield.org/mainpages/event.asp?eventid=1272

 

BERGEN COUNTY

Englewood
Fireworks Celebration
Monday, July 4 from 10 to 11 p.m.
Centennial Park
http://www.englewood.oh.us/calendar.php

Hackensack
Independence Day Celebration
Monday, July 4 from 7:15 to 9:30 p.m.
Foschini Park
http://www.hackensack.org/events/?FeedID=1005

Hasbrouck Heights
Kickoff the Summer Patriotic Parade and Party
Sunday, June 26 from 1 to 3 p.m.
Central Avenue parking lot/Senior Center
http://www.hasbrouck-heights.nj.us/

Lyndhurst
Fourth of July Celebration
Saturday, July 2 at 6 p.m.
Little League fields on Riverside Avenue
http://www.lyndhurstnj.org/Departments/Recreation/

Maywood
Independence Day Entertainment and Fireworks
Saturday, July 2 at 7 p.m. (Fireworks at 9:15 p.m.)
Memorial Park
http://www.maywoodnj.com/

Ridgewood
4th of July Celebration
Monday, July 4 at 6 p.m.
Veterans Field
http://www.ridgewoodjuly4.net/

Paramus
4th of July Concert and Fireworks Celebration
Sunday, July 3 at 6 p.m.
Cliff Gennarelli­ Sports­ Complex
http://paramuschamber.org/events/paramus-4th-july-concert-fireworks-celebration/

Ridgefield Park
4th of July Parade and Celebration
Monday, July 4 from 7:30  to 11:45 a.m.
Ridgefield Park
http://www.ridgefieldpark.org/fourthjuly.html

Rutherford
85th Annual Baby Parade
Monday, July 4 from 10 to 11 a.m.
Lincoln Park
http://www.rutherford-nj.com/departments/recreation/2016/05/27/baby-parade-application/

Saddle Brook
Annual Fireworks Display
Sunday, July 3 at 9 p.m.
Otto Pehle Park
http://saddlebrooknj.us/events/annual-fireworks-display/

Tenafly
July 4th Celebration
Saturday, July 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Fireworks at 9 p.m.)
Roosevelt Common (Fireworks behind Tenafly High School)
http://www.tenaflynj.org/qcontent/NewsFeed.aspx?FeedID=1186

 

BURLINGTON COUNTY

Medford
Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks Display
Friday, July 1 from 6 to 10 p.m.
Freedom Park
http://medfordcelebrates.org/

Mount Holly
Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks
Sunday, July 3 from 5 to 11 p.m.
Ironworks Park
157 Wollner Drive
http://www.mounthollycelebrations.com/

CAMDEN COUNTY

Barrington
Independence Day Parade and Fireworks
Friday, July 1 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Clement Bridge Road. Ends: Haines Avenue (Municipal Building)
http://barringtonboro.com/independence-day-and-fireworks-2016-we-need-you/

Bellmawr
Bellmawr Independence Day Celebration
Monday, July 4 from 9 to 11:30 a.m.
Bellmawr Municipal Building Parking Lot
http://www.egovlink.com/bellmawr/events/calendar.asp?day=01&month=7&year=2016&Category=0

Camden
Headliner Michael McDonald will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. (originally scheduled for 8 p.m.). The fireworks display over the Delaware River will take place at 9 p.m. (originally scheduled for 9:30 p.m.).

4th of July Freedom Festival
Monday, July 4 from 5 to 10 p.m.
Wiggins Waterfront Park
http://www.camdencounty.com/FreedomFestival2016

Collingswood
Bike Parade hosted by Bike Up Collingswood
Monday, July 4 at 10 a.m.
Magill Avenue and Browning Road
http://www.collingswood.com/entertainment/fourth-of-july

Fireworks, Festivities and To The Max
Monday, July 4 at 6:30 p.m.
424 Collings Ave.
http://www.collingswood.com/entertainment/fourth-of-july

Fun at Robert’s Pool
Monday, July 4 at 2 p.m.
215 Hillcrest Ave.
http://www.collingswood.com/entertainment/fourth-of-july

Haddon Heights
Independence Day Parade
Monday, July 4 from 9 a.m. to noon
Station Avenue
http://haddonhts.com/independence-day-parade/

Lindenwold
Fireworks at Paintworks
Monday, July 4 from 8 to 9 p.m.
561 East Gibbsboro Road
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/gibbsboro-fireworks-3/?instance_id=254727

Magnolia
Fourth of July Fair in the Park
Monday, July 4 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Albertson Park
http://www.magnolia-nj.org/newsEvents/news/articles/2016_fourthjulyvendors.pdf

Oaklyn
Oaklyn Parade
Monday, July 4 from 10 to 11 a.m.
Beechwood Avenue
http://www.oaklyn-nj.net/4th_of_July_Parade.pdf

 

CAPE MAY COUNTY

Avalon
4th of July Family Festivities
Sunday, July 3 at 6 p.m.
30th Street Parking Lot
http://www.visitavalonnj.com/event/avalon-4th-july-family-festivities

Longport
Longport 4th of July Bike Parade
Monday, July 4 at 10 a.m.
Longport Bridge Parking Lot
http://www.oceancityvacation.com/details/1998-july-4th-bike-parade.html

Lower Township
Lower Township Independence Day Festival and Fireworks
Sunday, July 3 from 5 to 9 p.m.
Bayfront in North Cape May between Lincoln and Emerson Avenues
http://www.townshipoflower.org/calendar/index.php

Ocean City
Ocean City 4th of July Bike Parade
Monday, July 4 at 10 a.m.
Asbury Ave and 40th Street
http://www.oceancityvacation.com/details/1997-july-4th-bike-parade.html

Ocean City 4th of July Celebration
Monday, July 4 at 7 p.m.
Ocean City Boardwalk
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/ocean-city-4th-july-celebration/?instance_id=254741

Sea Isle City
Independence Day Celebration
Monday, July 4 (all day)
Beach (50th Street)
http://visitsicnj.com/calendar/list

Stone Harbor
Stone Harbor 4th of July Celebration
Monday, July 4 at 9 a.m.
Stone Harbor Recreation Field
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/stone-harbor-4th-july-celebration/?instance_id=254349

Wildwood
Patriotic Pooch Parade
Monday, July 4 from 8:15 to 10 a.m.
Bill Henfey Park
http://www.wildwoodrents.com/WILDWOOD_EVENTS_CALENDAR_WILDWOODRENTS_ISLAND_REALTY_GROUP.htm

Independence Day Parade
Monday, July 4 from 9 to 11 a.m.
Ninth and Atlantic Avenues
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/independence-day-parade-wildwood/?instance_id=254473

Jimmy Buffet Tribute Band Free Concert
Monday, July 4 from 6 to 8 p.m.
Fox Park
http://www.wildwoodrents.com/WILDWOOD_EVENTS_CALENDAR_WILDWOODRENTS_ISLAND_REALTY_GROUP.htm

July 4th Fireworks in Wildwood
Monday, July 4 from 10 to 11 p.m.
East Pine Avenue
http://www.wildwoodrents.com/WILDWOOD_EVENTS_CALENDAR_WILDWOODRENTS_ISLAND_REALTY_GROUP.htm

 

CUMBERLAND COUNTY

Bridgeton
Independence Day Horseshoe Tournament and Fireworks
Monday, July 4 at 11 a.m. (Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.)
Alden Field
Bridgeton City Park
http://www.cityofbridgeton.com/recreation.php#

Millville
Fireworks
Monday, July 4 from 7:30 to 9 p.m.
Union Lake Park
http://www.millvillenj.gov/Calendar.aspx?EID=1492

 

ESSEX COUNTY

Bloomfield
This event has been postponed and rescheduled to Tuesday, July 5 at 7:30 p.m. 

Brookdale Park Summer Music and Fireworks Spectacular
Friday, July 1 at 7:30 p.m. (Fireworks at 9:15 p.m.)
Brookdale Park
http://www.essexcountyparks.org/parks/brookdale-park/calendar/summermusic-simply-diamond-a-tribute-to-neil-diamond

Millburn-Short Hills
Millburn-Short Hills 4th of July
Monday, July 4 at 9 a.m.
Taylor Park and Millburn High School
http://www.mshjuly4th.com

Montclair
Montclair Celebrates Independence Day
Monday, July 4
Parade: Bloomfield and South Fullerton Avenues (11 a.m.)
Picnic: Edgemont Memorial Park (after parade)
Fireworks: Yogi Berra Stadium (6:30 p.m.)
http://www.montclairnjusa.org/july4th/

Newark
Due to the inclement weather, the concert by the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra in Essex County Branch Brook Park will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Cathedral Basilica at 89 Ridge St. in Newark. The Fireworks Spectacular has been canceled and will be rescheduled at a later date.

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and Fireworks Display
Tuesday, June 28 at 7:30 p.m.
Branch Brook Park

Nutley
4th of July Celebration
Monday, July 4 at 6:30 p.m.
Park Oval
http://www.nutleynj.org/4th-of-july-celebration

 

GLOUCESTER COUNTY

Greenwich
Greenwich Independence Day Parade
Saturday, July 2 from 10 to 11 a.m.
North School Street to Memorial Ave Park
http://www.greenwichtwp.com/Calendar.aspx?EID=485

Monroe
4th of July
Monday, July 4 from 5 to 10:30 p.m.
Thompson Park
http://www.monroetwp.com/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_Date={d%20%272016-07-04%27}&Calendar_Code=&Event_Id=13687y

Pitman
Pitman 4th of July Parade
Monday, July 4 from 10 to 11 a.m.
South Broadway and Pitman Avenue
http://www.pitman.org/calendar.html

Wenonah
Wenonah 4th of July Parade
Monday, July 4 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
East Mantua Avenue
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/wenonah-4th-july-parade/?instance_id=254761

 

HUDSON COUNTY

Jersey City
Freedom and Fireworks Festival
Monday, July 4 from 1 to 10 p.m.
Liberty State Park
http://freedomandfireworks.com/

Hoboken
Hoboken 4th of July
Monday, July 4 at 9 p.m.
Pier A Park

Kearny
Kearny 4th of July Celebration
Monday, July 4 at 6:30 p.m.
Veteran’s Memorial Field
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/kearny-4th-july-celebration-2/?instance_id=254621

 

HUNTERDON COUNTY

Flemington­
Fireworks
Sunday, July 3 at 9:15 p.m.
Reading Fleming Intermediate School
http://flemingtonraritanparks.org/summer-programs/

Lebanon
4th of July Parade
Monday, July 4 at 9 a.m.
88 Main St.
http://www.lebanonboro4thofjulyparade.com/

Califon
Fire Company Carnival
Monday, July 4 at 6 p.m.
Califon Borough Municipal Offices
http://califonfire.org/calendar.html?view=1&id=149717

 

MERCER COUNTY

Hamilton Township
Independence Day Fireworks and Concert
Friday, July 1 from 6 to 10 p.m.
Veterans Park
http://www.hamiltonnj.com/Fireworks

East Windsor
Independence Day Celebration
Saturday, July 2 at 6 p.m.
Etra Lake Park
http://www.east-windsor.nj.us/

Trenton
Thunder Independence Day Celebration
Sunday, July 3 at 7 p.m.
Arm & Hammer Park
http://www.milb.com/promotions/index.jsp?sid=t567

 

MIDDLESEX COUNTY

Cranbury
Cranbury Fireworks
Tuesday, July 5 from 6 to 10 p.m.
Village Park
http://www.cranburytownship.org/calendar.html

East Brunswick
4th of July Celebration
Monday, July 4 from 4 to 10 p.m.
East Brunswick Community Arts Center
https://www.eastbrunswick.org/4th-of-July-Celebrtion

Highland Park
Fireworks
Sunday, July 3 at 5 p.m.
Donaldson Park
http://www.hpboro.com/DocumentCenter/View/1261

Milltown
July 4th
Monday, July 4 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Milltown Borough Park
https://www.facebook.com/Milltown4thofJuly/

Monroe
July 4th Celebration
Monday, July 4 from 5 to 9 p.m.
Thompson Park
http://www.monroetwp.com/polCalendarEvent.cfm?Event_Date={d%20%272016-07-04%27}&Calendar_Code=&Event_Id=13687

New Brunswick
Declaration of Independence!
Monday, July 4 at 11 a.m.
Christ Church New Brunswick
http://www.christchurchnewbrunswick.org/fourth-of-july-2/

Piscataway
Annual 4th of July Celebration
Monday, July 4 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Piscataway High School
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/annual-4th-july-celebration-piscataway-2/?instance_id=254740

Perth Amboy
Fireworks Spectacular
Friday, July 1 from 5 to 10 p.m.
Sadowski Parkway
http://ci.perthamboy.nj.us/component/option,com_jevents/Itemid,259/day,01/evid,1975/month,07/task,icalrepeat.detail/uid,60d54c3c9323638a95085443d6e78c1c/year,2016/

Sayreville
Independence Day Celebration
Saturday, July 2 at 4 p.m.
Kennedy Park
http://www.sayreville.com/Cit-e-Access/webpage.cfm?TID=87&TPID=8951

South Brunswick
Independence Day Festival
Friday, July 1 from 6 to 9:30 p.m.
Crossroads Schools Monmouth Junction
http://www.sbtnj.net/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={799DB76C-093E-4154-AFEB-62F36FB35CEC}&DE={F75BED2D-BB00-4F4C-9C1C-9F002CEC726E}

Woodbridge Township
Annual Independence Day Fireworks
Sunday, July 3. Gates open at 4 p.m.
Alvin P. Williams Memorial Park
http://www.twp.woodbridge.nj.us/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=mBW6v3qO%2fUk%3d&tabid=214

 

MONMOUTH COUNTY

Aberdeen Township
Aberdeen Fireworks
Friday, July 1 at 8:30 p.m.
Oakshades Park
http://www.aberdeennj.org/content/157/default.aspx?DateDisplay=7%2f1%2f2016&CalendarID=1061

Asbury Park
Independence Day Fireworks
Monday, July 4 at 9 p.m.
Beach Front in Asbury Park
http://www.asburyparkchamber.com/news.asp

Belmar
Belmar Independence Day Concert
Saturday, July 2 at 7 p.m.
Pyanoe Plaza
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/belmar-independence-day-concert/?instance_id=254994

Bradley Beach
Bradley Beach Fireworks
Sunday, July 3 at 9 p.m.
Bradley Beach Oceanfront
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/bradley-beach-fireworks-2/?instance_id=254996

Farmingdale
Monmouth County Independence Day Celebration
Sunday, June 26 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Historic Village at Allaire
https://allairevillage.org/event/independence-day-celebration/

Keansburg
Keansburg Fireworks
Monday, July 4 at 8:30 p.m.
Keansburg Amusement Park
https://keansburgamusementpark.com/our-events/4th-july-fireworks-dusk/

Long Branch
Oceanfest
Monday, July 4 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Long Branch Boardwalk
http://www.oceanfestnj.com/

Manasquan
Independence Day Celebration
Friday, July 1 at 6:30 p.m.
Manasquan Beach
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/independence-day-celebration-manasquan/?instance_id=255088

Ocean Township
Independence Day Celebration
Sunday, July 3 at 5 p.m.
Joe Palaia Park
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/independence-day-celebration-ocean-township/?instance_id=255084

 

MORRIS COUNTY

Chatham
4th of July Independence Day Parade
Monday, July 4 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Main Street Chatham
http://www.chathaminfo.com/event/show/1546

 

OCEAN COUNTY

Beach Haven
July 4th Fireworks
Monday, July 4 at dusk
Bay Village
http://bayvillagelbi.com/events/july-4th-fireworks/

Beachwood
Fireworks Display
Monday, July 4 at 9 p.m.
Beach front
http://www.beachwoodusa.com/cgi-bin/Calcium39.pl?Op=PopupWindow&Amount=Month&NavType=Absolute&Type=Block&CalendarName=Beachwoodusa&Date=2016/7/4&ID=15&Source=

Lakehurst
Independence Day Fireworks at Lake Horicon
Sunday, July 3 from 9 to 10 p.m.
Lake Horicon Park
http://www.getoutsidenj.com/calendar/listing/Pww:10297:HKJvmXRG:21850234:2122:6zQ.html

Lakewood
Independence Day Celebration
Sunday, July 3 at 7:30 p.m. (Fireworks at 9:15 p.m.)
Lakewood Amphitheater
http://www.lakewoodnj.gov/

BlueClaws Post-Game Fireworks
Sunday, July 3 following the 7:05 p.m. game
First Energy Park
http://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20160616&content_id=184403290&fext=.jsp&vkey=news_t427&sid=t427

Seaside Heights
Fourth of July Fireworks
Monday, July 4 at 9:30 p.m.
Seaside Heights Boardwalk Oceanfront
http://www.exit82.com/events-calendar

Seaside Park
Lost in Space Day at Park Bakery
Monday, July 4 at 9 a.m.
Park Bakery
https://www.facebook.com/events/1338064136210070/

Toms River
Toms River Celebrates America
Sunday, July 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Ocean County Library
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/toms-river-celebrates-america/?instance_id=254995

 

PASSAIC COUNTY

Clifton
City Fireworks Display
Sunday, July 3 from 8:45 to 10 p.m.
Clifton High School
https://www.cliftonrec.com/info/activities/program_details.aspx?ProgramID=30024

Ringwood
17th Annual Declaration of Independence Reading and July 4 Celebration
Monday, July 4 from 1 to 4 p.m.
Ringwood Manor
http://www.ringwoodmanor.org/events.html

 

SALEM COUNTY

Woodstown
4th of July Parade
Monday, July 4 at 10 a.m.
Ashbrooke Avenue
Website: http://www.woodstown4thofjulyparade.com/

 

SOMERSET COUNTY

Bridgewater
Independence Day Family Festival
Monday, July 4 from 6 to 10 p.m.
North Branch Park
http://www.somersetcountyparks.org/eventsprograms/concert/Concert.html

Hillsborough
Independence Day Celebration
Saturday, June 25 from 5 to 9:30 p.m.
Intermediate School
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/independence-day-celebration-hillsborough-3/?instance_id=254170

 

SUSSEX COUNTY

Agusta
4th of July at Skylands Stadium
Monday, July 4 at 6 p.m.
Skylands Stadium
http://skylandsstadium.com/events/bbq-party/

 

UNION COUNTY

Clark
Independence Day Fireworks
Monday, July 4 from 7 to 8 p.m.
AJ High School Field
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/independence-day-fireworks-clark-2/?instance_id=254637

Elizabeth
Fourth of July Fireworks
Monday, July 4 from 8 to 9 p.m.
Veterans Waterfront Memorial Park
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/fourth-july-fireworks-elizabeth/?instance_id=254638

New Providence
Independence Day Celebration
Sunday, July 3 (all day)
Downtown New Providence
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/independence-day-celebration-new-providence-3/?instance_id=250398

Rahway
4th of July Fireworks
Saturday, July 2 from 9 to 10 p.m.
Rahway Recreation Center
http://cityofrahway.org/event/fireworks/?instance_id=2186

Scotch Plains
Independence Day Celebration
Saturday, July 2 from 8 to 9 p.m.
Scotch Hills Country Club
http://www.jerseyfamilyfun.com/event/independence-day-celebrationfireworks-scotch-plains/?instance_id=254654

Springfield
July 4th Celebration
Monday, July 4 at 5 p.m.
Meisel Avenue Park
http://springfield-nj.us/news/celebrate-freedom-and-independence-with-a-bang-july-4th-celebrations-2/

Summit
4th of July & Food Truck Festival
Monday, July 4 from 6 to 9:45 p.m.
Soldiers Memorial Field
http://www.summitcommunityprograms.com/179/Fourth-of-July

Union Township
4th of July
Monday, July 4 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Biertuempfel Park
http://www.uniontownship.com/639/4th-of-July-Festivities

Union City
Independence Day Celebration
Thursday, June 30 from 6 to 10 p.m.
New York Avenue from 22nd to 29th Streets
http://www.ucnj.com/Calendar/Window.aspx?id=351&cat=1

 

WARREN COUNTY

Washington
Washington Celebrates America Fireworks
Monday, July 4 from 6 to 9:30 p.m.
Warren Hills Middle School Athletic Field
https://www.facebook.com/washington.celebratesamerica