Independence Day is upon us once again, and that means celebrating with family and friends, barbecuing and catching fireworks, of course! We’ve put together a list of the best places to see all the action and show off your stars and stripes.
Key Biscayne- Don’t miss the annual 4th of July Parade down Crandon Blvd. that starts at 11am followed by a picnic on the Village Green and a magnificent fireworks display at the Key Biscayne Beach Club promptly at 9pm. (550 Ocean Drive, Key Biscayne)
Aventura- The City of Aventura presents its 19th annual fireworks display along Country Club Drive. Grab a spot at the Turnberry Isle Golf Course and get ready for an amazing show that starts at 9pm. (19999 West Country Drive, Aventura)
Miami Beach- All the action will be at the North Shore Bandshell where visitors will enjoy and all day festival with live music by the Spam All Stars, DJs, and food trucks. The fireworks start at 9pm. (73rd and Collins Ave.)
Coral Gables- Many call the fireworks at the Biltmore the best they have ever seen. Picnic with family and friends starting at 5pm and enjoy a live concert followed by an impressive light show at 9pm. (1200 Anastasia Drive, Coral Gables)
Fort Lauderdale- The City of Fort Lauderdale’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular starts at 12:30pm and runs throughout the day. Activities include a Kids Zone and a live concert and fireworks starting at 9pm. (A1A and Las Olas Boulevard)
Downtown Miami- Head to Bayfront Park and celebrate “America’s Birthday Bash”, which will feature fun activities for kids, a beer garden, giveaways, photo opportunities and much more. Fireworks begin at 9pm. (301 Biscayne Blvd.)
Coconut Grove- Grove locals head to Peacock Park for festivities that begin at 5pm, followed by fireworks at 9pm. Whether you’re at the park or watching from your boat on the water, there’s no bad view! (2820 McFarlane Road, Coconut Grove)