The Best 4th of July Fireworks Shows in NJ This Year

4th of July Fireworks: Willdwood's celebration includes a parade, live music, and spectacular fireworks. Photo courtesy of the Greater Wildwoods Tourism Authority.
4th of July Fireworks: Willdwood's celebration includes a parade, live music, and spectacular fireworks. Photo courtesy of the Greater Wildwoods Tourism Authority.

This year, 4th of July fireworks shows are back and brighter than ever in the Garden State. We've got the scoop on New Jersey's 4th of July fireworks shows and other Independence Day activities, from small-town celebrations to waterfront extravaganzas. Many of these festivals round out the fun with food trucks, live music, and children's activities, and most are FREE to attend. 

Firework spectaculars take place on or around Fourth of July weekend. For even more holiday-weekend fun, be sure to check out our Activity Calendar and Summer Fun Guide.

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