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4th Of July Suburban Fireworks Guide

June 30, 2013 12:16 PM

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The best part about Independence Day? The fireworks! Here’s where to watch the night sky light up in the suburbs.

Philadelphia Suburbs

Abington
Abington Sr. High
900 Highland Ave
July 4, 9 p.m.

Chesterbrook, Tredyffrin, Easttown

Wilson Farm Park
500 Lee Rd
July 4, 7 p.m.

Clifton Heights
Clifton Heights Athletic Field
Springfield and Sycamore Aves
July 4, 8 p.m.

Collingdale
Collingdale Park
601 Sharon Ave
July 4, Dusk

Conshohocken Family-Fun Day & Fireworks

Sutcliffe Park
10th Ave & Freedly St
www.conshohockenpa.org/community/fireworks
July 3, 5:30 p.m. (fireworks at 9:30 p.m.)

Enjoy a full evening of family-friendly fun in Conshohocken. Festivities include music, food, toys, activities, a karate demo and the fireworks at 9 p.m.

Downingtown
Kerr Park
1 Park Lane
July 4,Dusk

Doylestown Concert & Fireworks
Central Park
452 Wells Rd
July 7, 7:30 p.m.

Eagleville
Eagleville Park
100 Parkland Dr
July 4, dusk

Feasterville July 4th Festivities
Dolphin Swim Club
2600 W Bristol Rd
July 3, 4 p.m. (fireworks dusk)

Lansdowne Independence Day Celebration
Penn Wood High School Field
100 Green Ave
lansdowneborough.com
July 4, Parade 9 a.m.; Festivities 7:45 p.m.; Fireworks 9 p.m.

Limerick
Waltz Golf Farm
303 W Ridge Pk
July 4, 9:45 p.m.

Lower Gwynedd
Wissahickon Middle School
500 Houston Rd
July 5, 9 p.m.

Narberth Celebration & Fireworks
Narberth Park
80 Windsor Ave
July 4, 10 a.m. (fireworks at dusk)
Enjoy a day of activities in the park, starting at 10 a.m. and continuing into the night.

Newtown’s First Fourth
Newtown Middle School
116 Richboro Rd
July 4, 6 p.m. (fireworks at 9:30 p.m.)

Norristown
Elmwood Park
1661 Harding Blvd
July 3, dusk

Norwood
Lower Park
July 9, Dusk
Phoenixville
Friendship Field
Corner of Fillmore St & Franklin Ave
July 4, Dusk

Radnor
Radnor High School
130 King of Prussia Rd
July 4, dusk (gates open at 6:30 p.m.)

Skippack Concert & Fireworks
Palmer Park
Between Heckler and Creamery Rds
July 4, 6 p.m. (fireworks after concert)

Southampton Independence Day Celebration
Klinger Middle School
1415 Second Street Pike
July 4, 9:30 a.m. parade begins (fireworks at 9:35 p.m.)

Upper Merion 4th of July Celebration
Heuser Park
Beidler Road and Geerdes Blvd
July 4, 4:45 p.m. (fireworks at 9 p.m.)

New Jersey

Audubon
Audubon High School
Edgewood Ave & Walnut
July 4, dusk

Camden
Battleship NJ
62 Battleship Place
www.battleshipnewjersey.org
July 6, 7 p.m. (fireworks at dusk); $10

Watch the fireworks over the Delaware from the historic Battleship NJ. The evening begins with family-friendly events, including the Philly Zoo on Wheels, live music and the Phillie Phanatic.

Cherry Hill
Cherry Hill High School West
2101 Chapel Ave West
www.cherryhill-nj.com
July 3, 8 p.m. (fireworks at 9 p.m.)

Enjoy live music, hot dogs, ice cream and fireworks at Cherry Hill’s annual fireworks display.

Collingswood
Collingswood High School
424 Collings Ave
www.collingswood.com
July 4, 6:30 p.m. (fireworks are around 9:15 p.m.)

Collingswood has multiple events scheduled for the 4th, including a bike parade in Knight Park, water games at Roberts Pool and a patriotic decorating contest that the whole town gets involved in. The winners of the contest will be announced before the fireworks.

Evesham Township
Cherokee High School
120 Tomlinson Mill Rd
Marlton, NJ
www.evesham-nj.gov
July 4, 7 p.m. (fireworks are at 9:30 p.m.)

Head to the high school anytime after 6:30 p.m. for food and drink vendors, paratroopers, a rally in support of the troops and of course, fireworks. A rain date for the fireworks only is scheduled for July 5th.

Florence Township
Water Works Field
6th & Broad Sts
www.florence-nj.gov
July 6, 6 p.m. (fireworks at 9:10 p.m.)

In addition to the annual parade at noon and a flag raising ceremony, there will be a live concert starting at 6, followed by the fireworks at 9:10 p.m.

Gloucester City
Gloucester High School
1300 Market St
July 3, 8:45 p.m.

Haddonfield
Haddon Memorial High School Stadium
401 Kings Highway E
July 3, dusk (gates open at 7 p.m.)

Haddon Township
Haddon Township High School Stadium
406 Memorial Ave
www.haddontwp.com
July 3, dusk (gates open at 7 p.m.)

Vineland Concert & Fireworks
Vineland High School
Chestnut Ave. & Brewster Rd
www.vinelandcity.org
July 4, 7 p.m. (fireworks following concert)

Pitman
Alcyon Lake
July 4, dusk

Shamong Fireworks Festival
Festival Grounds
1320 Old Indian Mills Rd
www.burlingtoncountynightout.com
July 3, 5 – 10 p.m.; $10 at the gate or in advance at the winery

Shamong is having a fair/festival centered on their low-altitude fireworks celebration. Grab a souvenir glass and pick up some wine from the vendors while you enjoy a live music. There will also be activities for the kids.

Washington Township Independence Day Celebration
Washington Lake Park Amphitheater
626 Hurffville Cross-Keys Rd
www.twp.washington.nj.us
July 3, 7 p.m. (fireworks around 9 p.m.)

Woodstown and Pilesgrove
Marlton Park
123 County Highway 636
Pilesgrove, NJ
www.woodstown4thofjuly.com
July 4, dusk

Attend the annual festivities in Marlton Park, including a parade and barbecues, as well as an evening fireworks show.

Delaware

Newark
University of Delaware Athletic Complex
South College Ave
www.cityofnewarkde.us4
July 4, 6 – 10:30 p.m.

The Parks and Recreation Department of Newark is putting on this year’s celebration, which includes food vendors, live entertainment and fireworks around 9 p.m.

Wilmington 4th of July Celebration on the Riverfront
Tubman-Garrett Riverfront Park and along the Riverwalk
Water St, between Market & French Sts
www.wilmingtonde.gov
July 4, 4 p.m. (fireworks around 9:45 p.m.)

Wilmington’s fireworks display returns this year, featuring fun activities along the Riverwalk and in Tubman-Garrett Park. There will be crabs and a barbecue in the park, plus a special performance by R&B singer Macy Gray. The fireworks finale is scheduled for 9:45 p.m.

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