4th of July Events Across Florida in 2024

Firework Celebrations Across Florida

4th of July Events Across Florida in 2024

Independence Day is a time to come together, celebrate and enjoy spectacular fireworks displays, parades, music and family-friendly activities. This year, Florida is bursting with exciting events from coast to coast!

🎆 Jacksonville Beach's Spectacular 4th of July Celebration
Jacksonville is pulling out all the stops for their Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration, returning this year with multiple launch sites across the city to ensure everyone has a chance to experience the magic. Starting at 9:45 p.m. on Thursday, July 4, 2024, you can catch the dazzling displays at the following locations:
Downtown Jacksonville
Highlands - Ray Greene Park (park closure for launch)
The Avenues Mall
Trinity Baptist Church
Ed Austin Regional Park
For an extra treat, head to 121 Financial Ballpark on Wednesday, July 3, 2024, for a bonus fireworks show immediately following the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp baseball game.  Event Details Here & Vacation Rentals

🎆 Stride Along the Shoreline: St. Pete Pier Run
Kick off your 4th of July in St. Petersburg with the St. Pete Pier Run. This scenic 4-mile run or walk showcases the beautiful St. Pete Pier and the picturesque waterfront. Don your most patriotic attire for a chance to win prizes in the 'Best Overall,' 'Most Patriotic,' and 'Best Group' costume categories. The fun doesn’t stop at the finish line—there’s also a Pie Eating Contest at 8 a.m. under the finish arch for those ready to indulge in some messy fun.  Event Details Here & Vacation Rentals

🎆 Sparkling Celebration in St. Pete: The Fourth at the St. Pete Pier
Celebrate Independence Day with the 4th annual "The Fourth" event at St. Pete Pier. This day-long celebration features: The 3rd annual St. Pete Pier Run, Craft Beer Garden, Uncle Sam’s Market, Family Fun Zone, Food Trucks & Vendors, Live Music on the Visit St. Pete Clearwater Main Stage and Roaming entertainers. Cap off the night with a spectacular fireworks show at 9 p.m., visible from the entire Downtown waterfront. For prime viewing, reserved seating is available for purchase. Event Details Here & Vacation Rentals

🎆 July Fourth Jam: Independence Day Music Festival along Flagler Avenue
Flagler Avenue in New Smyrna Beach is transforming into a musical paradise from July 4th to July 7th, 2024. Enjoy over 40 free shows across various locations during this three-day music festival, featuring a diverse array of genres. This event, free for those aged 21 and over, promises an unforgettable experience filled with rhythm, community, and summer vibes. Event Details Here & Vacation Rentals

🎆 Sparkling Moments and Family Fun: Cape Coral 4th of July Events & Fireworks 2024
Cape Coral's 4th of July Extravaganza offers a lively atmosphere with food and drink vendors, national country acts, and a grand fireworks display. The event runs from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 4, 2024, in downtown Cape Coral. Highlights include:
Food and drink vendors starting at 5:00 p.m.
National country acts from 5:15 p.m. to 9:10 p.m.
National Anthem at 9:25 p.m.
Fireworks Spectacular at 9:30 p.m.
For an enhanced experience, check out the 'BOOM Zone'—tickets go on sale May 2. Enjoy free parking in the South Cape Hospitality Entertainment Area with trolleys running throughout the evening. Event Details Here & Vacation Rentals

🎆 Sparkling Skies, Riverside Revelry: Fireworks Over the Matanzas in St. Augustine
St. Augustine's Historic District comes alive with 'Fireworks Over the Matanzas.' The celebration begins at 6:00 p.m. with a two-hour concert by the All Star Orchestra in the Plaza de la Constitución. The night culminates with a breathtaking fireworks display at 9:30 p.m., featuring 5,000 individual shells over the historic bayfront and Castillo de San Marcos. Event Details Here & Vacation Rentals

🎆 Clearwater Celebrates America
Clearwater's premier Fourth of July celebration starts with a classic car show and farmers market, complemented by live music and street entertainers. As night falls, enjoy Clearwater’s largest fireworks display to date, accompanied by The Florida Orchestra. Keep the party going post-fireworks with an immersive silent disco party!  Event Details Here & Vacation Rentals

Celebrate with Distinctive Beach Rentals
No matter where you are in Florida, Distinctive Beach Rentals has the perfect location for your 4th of July celebration!
Enjoy the festivities, fireworks and family fun at one of our amazing rental properties across the state. Celebrate Independence Day in style and make memories that will last a lifetime!