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July 4th Happenings – Where are the Fireworks in Boca Raton?

by | Jul 4, 2024 | Living the Boca Raton Lifestyle

Fireworks in Boca Raton

Hello, friends! Lynn Johnsen here, your friendly real estate agent in beautiful Boca Raton, Florida. As we gear up for the Fourth of July, let’s dive into the exciting events happening in our lovely city. This year, Boca Raton offers a range of activities for everyone. Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly outing or a lively night out, there’s something for you. Now, let’s explore the best places to catch fireworks and celebrate Independence Day!

Fabulous Fourth Celebration

One of Boca Raton’s most anticipated events is the Fabulous Fourth Celebration. Held at Countess de Hoernle Park, this event is a must-see. Starting at 7:00 PM, the park transforms into a festive wonderland with live music, food trucks, and family-friendly activities.

The evening kicks off with a DJ and kids’ games, followed by live performances. This year, we’ll enjoy tunes from Matthew Sabatella and the Rambling String Band, playing everything from folk to bluegrass. Additionally, the grand fireworks display starts at 9:00 PM, promising a spectacular show that lights up the night sky.

Sunset Cove Amphitheater

Another fantastic spot to enjoy fireworks is the Sunset Cove Amphitheater. This venue offers a picturesque backdrop for a fun-filled evening. Gates open at 5:30 PM, so arrive early to find a good spot. Moreover, the event features live music, food vendors, and a stunning fireworks show starting at 9:00 PM. It’s a great place to bring a blanket, relax, and soak in the festivities​.

Block Party at Sugar Sand Park

From 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Sugar Sand Park hosts a free block party perfect for families. The event includes kids’ crafts, yard games, a DJ, and food trucks. It’s an excellent way to spend the afternoon with little ones before heading to one of the evening fireworks shows​.

What to Bring

Remember to bring your reusable water bottle, blankets, and lawn chairs to relax and enjoy the festivities. Most venues provide free filtered water, and having your own bottle is both convenient and eco-friendly. And importantly, don’t forget sunscreen, hats, and comfortable attire to stay cool and protected throughout the day.

Parking and Transportation

Organizers usually provide off-site parking for these events, along with free shuttle services. For the Fabulous Fourth Celebration, park at the Boca Raton Innovation Campus (BRiC). Then, enjoy a short shuttle ride to the park. Alternatively, biking is a great option, with bike racks available at several venues​.

Celebrate Independence Day in style right here in Boca Raton! Enjoy the fireworks, music, and festivities as we honor our nation’s birthday. Have a safe and happy Fourth of July!

Feel free to reach out if you have any questions about local events or real estate needs. Happy Fourth, everyone!