OCEAN COUNTY – It’s time to celebrate Independence Day with firework celebrations around Ocean County! List is courtesy of the Ocean County Board of Chosen Freeholders:
Barnegat Light – July 1
Independence Day Parade at West 11th Street, Barnegat Light at 6:30 p.m. Band Performs at the Gazebo at the Bayfront on 7th Street after the parade.
Barnegat Township – July 1
Independence Day Celebration and Concert at the Municipal Dock at 7 p.m. Fireworks at Dusk. Rain date is July 5.
Beach Haven – July 4
Celebration of Independence Day at the Bay Village and Schooners Wharf, Long Beach Blvd. Fireworks at Dusk.
Beachwood – July 4
Beachwood Borough 4th of July Fireworks at Beachwood Beach, Bayside Avenue. Annual Fireworks at dusk is a spectacular display seen from the Beachwood Beach along the Toms River; food available.
Brick – July 6
2017 Annual Summerfest Concerts, Windward Beach, Princeton Avenue. Concert at 6:30 p.m. and Fireworks at Dark.
Harvey Cedars – July 1
Craft Day by the Bay at Sunset Park, West Salem Avenue from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Jackson – July 1 to 4
July 4th Fest at Six Flags Great Adventure at 10 p.m. You’ll be dazzled by brilliant fireworks displays, nightly throughout Six Flags’ July 4th weekend celebration sponsored by Coca-Cola.
Lacey – July 3
Lacey Township High School, Haines Street. Fireworks at Dusk. Live music & food available.
Lakehurst – July 3 & 4
July 3: Independence Day Celebration at Lake Horicon. Fireworks at Dusk.
July 4: Parade down Union Avenue at 11 a.m. and Car Show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lakehurst Elementary School.
Lakewood – July 3
Independence Day Celebration at Lake Caralsaljo, Lakewood Road. Concert at 7:30 p.m. and Fireworks at Dusk. Music by the Wilbur Wittemann Patriotic Band.
Post-Game Fireworks after Lakewood BlueClaws vs. Hagerstown Suns Baseball Game FirstEnergy Park. The Biggest, Brightest, Most Colorful Fireworks Shows at the Shore!
Lavallette – July 1 & 2
July 1: Lavallette Patriotic Bike Parade at 9 a.m. on President Ave.
July 2: Independence Day Celebration at the Lavallette Gazebo, Philadelphia Ave. Concert at 8 p.m. and Fireworks at 9 p.m.
Mantoloking – July 4
Independence Day Parade on Downer Ave. at 12 p.m.
Ocean Gate – July 4
Independence Day Parade & Festival on Ocean Gate Ave. at 10 a.m.
Pine Beach – July 4
4th of July Parade & Family Field Games at Pine Beach Firehouse at 9 a.m. Parade starts at Firehouse and games at Vista Field. Games to include: running races, peanut scramble, women’s balloon blowing contest, sack races, men’s tug of war, water balloon toss.
Plumsted – July 8
Independence Day Celebration at New Egypt High School, 117 Evergreen Road. Fireworks at Dusk.
Point Pleasant Beach – July 4
Independence Day Celebration at Jenkinson’s Boardwalk & Beach, 300 Ocean Ave. Fireworks at Dusk.
Seaside Heights – July 4
Fourth of July Fireworks Extravaganza, Seaside Heights Boardwalk. Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.
Seaside Park – July 4
Patriotic Bike Parade at Bayview & 14th Ave. from 9 to 11 a.m.
South Toms River – July 4
Independence Day Celebration at Mathis Veterans Memorial Park from 4 to 7 p.m. Free activities for kids.
Toms River – July 2
Celebrate America with the Garden State Philharmonic at the Ocean County Library, Washington Street at 7 p.m. Celebrate Independence Day with the Garden State Philharmonic Orchestra and the GSP Community Chorus. Since the 1960s, this annual concert has elevated July 4th festivities with music. Bring your own chair and sit anywhere for this outdoor concert. Part of the Ocean County Parks & Recreation’s Carousel of Music Series.
Tuckerton – July 4
4th of July Parade, Food Trucks, Family Fun & Fireworks at Tuckerton Seaport, 120 West Main Street. Parade starts at 10 a.m., Festival is from 4:30 to 9 p.m. and Fireworks at Dusk. Food Vendors, family fun and live music.