4th of July Fireworks in Alabama 2017

Independence Day Fireworks in Alabama!

Here is our annual list of 4th of July Fireworks in Alabama! Events range from the mountains to the Gulf and include some really fantastic celebrations.


2017 Independence Day Fireworks in Alabama!

 

June 30, 2017

Fort Rucker, AL

Fort Rucker Wiregrass Freedom Fest 2017*
Fort Rucker, Alabama
June 30
4:00 p.m. – Events begin with rides, food, crafts, children’s activities and more.
9:00 p.m. – Fireworks
Must have a visitor’s badge

July 1, 2017

Chelsea, AL

The Big Kaboom*
New Location: Field behind Dairy Queen
Chelsea, AL
7:30 p.m.        Flag retirement ceremony with the Boy Scouts.
8:00 p.m.        Entertainment, food & more.
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks
FREE

Cullman

Smith Lake Independence Day Festival*
Smith Lake Park
416 County Road 385
Cullman, Alabama
July 1
9 p.m.               Fireworks on the Water

Dothan, Alabama

Fireworks @ the Fairgrounds*
National Peanut Festival Grounds
U.S. 231 South
Dothan, Alabama
July 1
4:00 p.m.           Gates open for food, games and entertainment
9:00 p.m.           Fireworks
Admission:        $10 per car, proceeds benefit Wiregrass United Way

Heflin, AL

City of Heflin Salute to America Celebration*
McIntyre Park
Heflin, Alabama
6:00 p.m.         4th of July Beach Bash (McIntyre Park)
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks at Football Field

Helena, AL

July Fourth Celebration*
Old Town Helena
Alabama 261
Helena, AL
5:00 p.m.        Activities
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks

Jackson, AL

Jackson Independence Day Fireworks*
Jackson Fairgrounds
Jackson, Alabama
June 25th
Dark        Fireworks
FREE

Jacksonville, Alabama

JaxFest 2017*
Jacksonville Community Center & Golden Eagle Stadium
Jacksonville, AL
July 1
All day celebration with food, music and fun.
9p.m. Fireworks
(Bring your lawn chair!)

July 2, 2017

Alabaster, AL

City of Alabaster Fireworks*
2171 Kent Dairy Road off Alabama 119.
Alabaster, Alabama
July 2
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks
Admission:        Free

July 3, 2017

Chelsea, AL

NOTE: The Big Kaboom has moved to July 1st!

Geneva, AL

4th of July Celebration*
Fowler Park
Geneva, Alabama
Sponsored by the City of Geneva and the Geneva Chamber of Commerce
5:30 p.m.        We’ve Got Talent open mic (bring your own CD/soundtrack or pick
one from the DJ’s collection).
5:30 p.m.        BBQ, hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, cold drinks, sweets and
watermelon provided by Attorney Lee Knowles.
8:30 p.m.        Fireworks
Please park in the fields on the left and right sides of the road entering Fowler
Park before you get to the main gate. No outside food or drinks, please.

Orange Beach, AL

Fourth at the Wharf*
Amphitheater at the Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, Alabama
July 3
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks
FREE

Pelham, AL (Oak Mountain)

Fire on the Water 4th of July Fireworks*
Oak Mountain State Park
Pelham, Alabama
July 3
GATES CLOSE TO THE PUBLIC ATl 7:30 PM
4:00 p.m.        Food, entertainment, live music.
7:30 p.m.        Gates close to the public
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks
Admission:        $15 per carload

July 4, 2017

Alexander City, AL

Annual 4th of July Blast*
Lake Martin Amphitheater (the AMP)
Alexander City, Alabama
July 4
5:00 p.m.        Gates open.
6:30 p.m.        Activities, food and more.
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks
Admission        $10 per person over 6 years old

Athens, AL

Athens Fireworks Show*
Athens High School
Highway 31 North
Athens, Alabama
July 4
Dark               Fireworks

Auburn, AL

Auburn 4th of July Celebration*
Duck Samford Park
Auburn, Alabama
July 4
6 p.m.                Gates Open
7 p.m.                Entertainment & Activities
9 p.m.                Fireworks
FREE

Birmingham, AL

Thunder on the Mountain 2017*
Birmingham, Alabama
Fired from Vulcan Park which will be closed to the public during the display.
Visible throughout the Birmingham Metro Area
July 4
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks
FREE

Chickasaw, AL

Fourth of July Celebration*
Miller Park
Chickasaw, Alabama
July 4
5:00 p.m.        Live Music, food, fun, free watermelon
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks

Daphne, AL

Daphne’s Fourth of July Celebration*
Trione Sports Park
Whispering Pines Rd
Daphne, Alabama
July 4
Dark:                Fireworks
FREE

Decatur, AL

Spirit of America Festival*
Pt. Mallard Park
Decatur, Alabama
July 4
5:00 p.m.        Events Begin including Activities, Food, Music & More.
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks over the Tennessee River

Demopolis, AL

Freedom on the River (Not yet confirmed for 2017)
Demopolis City Landing
Demopolis, Alabama
5:00 p.m..      Events begin.
Dark                Fireworks

Eclectic, AL

4th of July Blast*
(See Alexander City, Alabama)

Eufaula, AL

Lakepoint State Park 4th of July Celebration*
Lakepoint State Park
US 231 North
Eufaula, Alabama
Evening – Kids activities and more.
Dark – Fireworks over the Lake

Fairhope, AL

Fourth of July Celebration*
Fairhope Beach at Municipal Pier
Fairhope, Alabama
July 4
7:30 p.m.        Music by the Baldwin Pops.
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks

Florence, AL

Shoals Spirit of Freedom Celebration*
McFarland Park
McFarland Park Rd
Florence, Alabama
July 4
2:00 p.m.        Gates Open for day of Fun, Music, Food, Entertainment & More
Dark                Fireworks
FREE

Gadsden, AL

July 4th Celebration*
Downtown and the Riverfront
Gadsden, Alabama
July 4
Prime viewing spots are Convention Hall & Amphitheater Parking Lots and
Coosa Landing Parking Lot.
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks over the Coosa River.
FREE

Grand Bay, AL

Watermelon Festival*
Odd Fellow Park
U.S. Highway 90
Grand Bay, Alabama
July 4
8:00 a.m        Watermelon Festival Begins with food, entertainment, arts & crafts.
4:00 p.m.        Event closes. No fireworks on the schedule this year but it is still a
great event!
Admission        $5 per vehicle

Greenville, AL

Celebrate America*
Greenville, Alabama
5 p.m.             Gates Open
8:00 p.m.        Patriotic Program
Dark                Fireworks

Guin, AL

July 4th Fireworks & Entertainment*
Guin Hayden-Riley Park
Guin, Alabama
July 4
6 p.m.                  Entertainment
9:00 p.m.       Fireworks

Gulf Shores, AL

Gulf Shores Annual Fireworks Extravaganza*
Gulf State Park Pier
Gulf Shores, Alabama
July 4
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks over the Beaches!
FREE

Guntersville, AL

Fourth of July Fireworks over Lake Guntersville*
Lake Guntersville
Guntersville, Alabama
Best viewed from Civitan Park and Lurleen B. Wallace Drive.
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks
FREE

Harpersville, AL

Music and Fireworks in the Vineyard*
Morgan Creek Vineyards
181 Morgan Creek Lane
Harpersville, AL
5:00 p.m.        Events Begin.
9:30 p.m.        Fireworks
$10 per person over 12 years old
More Information: http://www.morgancreekwinery.com/events-2/

Headland, AL

4th of July Fireworks*
Douglas Park
Headland, Alabama
July 4
8:15           Fireworks

Heflin, AL

(Moved to July 2, 2017)

Henagar, AL

Sand Mountain Potato Festival*
Henagar Park
Henagar, Alabama
10:00 a.m.       Events Begin with Parade, Live Music, Entertainment, Games,
Food.
Dark                Fireworks
FREE

Huntsville, AL

4th of July Fireworks Celebration*
U.S. Space & Rocket Center
Huntsville, Alabama
No evening events at The Rocket Center this year. Watch the fireworks from
around the city.
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks

Lake Martin

Fireworks over Lake Martin*
Kowaliga Bay area
Lake Martin, Alabama
Dark       Fireworks

Madison, AL

4th of July Celebration & Fireworks*
Dublin Memorial Park
8324 Madison Pike
Madison, Alabama
(Parking at Bob Jones High School)
2:00 p.m.        Events Begin including Food, Games, Entertainment & More.
Dark                  Fireworks
FREE
Free Shuttle Service from Bob Jones High School beginning at 2 p.m.

Mobile, AL

Fireworks at Battleship Park*
Battleship Park
2703 Battleship Parkway
Mobile, Alabama
8:00 a.m.        Battleship USS Alabama open all day.
5:00 p.m.        Field Parking Opens
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks
Admission         Parking is $5 per car.

Montevallo, AL

Independence Day 1776*
American Village
3727 Alabama 119
Montevallo, AL
July 4
11:30 a.m.        Historically Themed Events Begin.
Dark                Fireworks
Admission:        $5 (Free for War Veterans and Active Duty Military).

Montgomery, AL

Montgomery Independence Day Celebration
Blount Cultural Park
Montgomery, Alabama
6:00 p.m.        Live Music, food and fun.
9:00 p.m.               Fireworks
Bring blankets & chairs!  (No alcoholic beverages)

Opp

July 4th Celebration 2017
Frank Jackson State Park
Opp, Alabama
10:00 a.m..        Activities, picnicking, swimming and more.
Dark:                Fireworks over the lake.

Oxford, AL

Freedom Festival*
Oxford Lake Park
Oxford, Alabama
Day                     Activities all day long.
9:00 p.m.          Fireworks
FREE

Phenix City, AL

Fireworks over the Chattahoochee River*
Riverwalk & Amphitheater
Phenix City, Alabama
Dark        .        Fireworks over the Chattahoochee River
FREE

Pike Road, AL

SummerFest 2017*
The Waters
Pike Road, Alabama
4:30 p.m.        Gates Open
5:30 p.m.        Summerfest Begins
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks
Admission charged.

Prattville, AL

Prattville Independence Day Celebration*
Prattville, Alabama
9:00 a.m.         Parade in Downtown Prattville
10:00 a.m.       BBQ/Camp Stew Sale at Pratt Park
6:00 p.m.        Gates open at Stanley-Jensen Stadium for music, children’s area,
food and more.
Dark                Fireworks
FREE
(Bring your blankets and lawn chairs).

Scottsboro, AL

4th of July on the Tennessee River*
Goose Pond Colony
Ed Hembree Drive
Scottsboro, Alabama
6:00 p.m.        Event Begins with Food, Music & More.
Dark               Fireworks
FREE

Talladega, AL

4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza*
Veterans Park
Talladega, Alabama
5 p.m.        Events begin with music, food, games & more.
Dark           Fireworks begin.
FREE

Troy, AL

City of Troy 4th of July Celebration*)
Veterans Memorial Stadium
Troy University
Troy, Alabama
8:30 p.m.        Brief Program
8:45 p.m.        Fireworks

Trussville, AL

Trussville Freedom Celebration 2017*
On the Mall in Historic Downtown
Trussville, Alabama
6:00 p.m.        Events begin including Music, Food, Entertainment & More
Dark                Fireworks
Sponsored by First Baptist Church Trussville and local businesses.
FREE

Tuscaloosa, AL

Celebration on the River*
Tuscaloosa Amphitheater
Tuscaloosa, AL
July 4
6:00 p.m.        Events Begin
A little after 8:00 p.m.        Fireworks
Free

Valley Grand, AL

Fourth of July Spectaular*
Valley Grand, AL
4:00 p.m.        Fun, food, entertainment & more.
Dark                Fireworks!

Wetumpka, AL

4th of July Celebration 2017*
Gold Star Park
Wetumpka, Alabama
6:30 p.m.        Entertainment (Gold Star Park)
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks
Free

July 8, 2016

Cherokee, AL

Cherokee Independence Day Celebration*
3752 Old Lee Highway
Cherokee, AL
Live music, arts & crafts, food and more.
July 9
10:00 a.m. – Gates open.
Dark – Fireworks

If you are aware of a 4th of July fireworks event in Alabama that is not on our list,
please let us know by clicking the Contact Us link at the top of this page! We want
to make sure we include everyone possible.

These events have already taken place for 2017

June 23, 2017

Clanton, AL

Annual Peach Jam Jubilee*
Clanton City Park
Clanton, Alabama
Festival celebrating Chilton County Peaches and Independence Day.
5:00 p.m. – Gates open
Dark – Fireworks

June 24, 2017

Boaz, AL

Boaz Independence Celebration 2017*
Billy Dyer Boulevard
Boaz, Alabama
Live entertainment, food and fireworks.
June 24
2:00 p.m. – Entertainment begins and continues all afternoon.
4:00 p.m. – Kids Inflatables open.
9:15 p.m. – Fireworks
FREE

Columbiana, AL

Annual Columbiana Liberty Day Celebration*
Festival celebrating the Statue of Liberty that features music, entertainment and
more. Fireworks on Saturday night, June 25 at dark.
June 23-24
Downtown Columbiana, Alabama.
FREE

June 27, 2017

Orange Beach, AL

Sparks After Dark*
The Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, Alabama
Fireworks every Thursday from June 1-August 3, 2017
FREE