Fireworks Over the Matanzas in St. Augustine

Sparkling Skies, Riverside Revelry: Join Distinctive for St. Augustine's Premier Independence Day Fireworks Extravaganza!

Step into the enchanting ambiance of St. Augustine's Historic District as 'Fireworks Over the Matanzas' unfolds its grand celebration. The heart of the city comes alive with a two-hour live music concert, featuring the sensational All Star Orchestra, held in the iconic Plaza de la Constitución.

At 6:00 p.m., the festivities kick off with the All-Star Orchestra, treating the audience to a mesmerizing performance of big band and swing music, intertwined with patriotic favorites. The Plaza de la Constitución transforms into a musical haven, inviting locals and visitors alike to join in the revelry. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets, take a seat, and immerse yourself in the tunes that set the stage for a night of jubilation.

As the sun sets, anticipation builds for the main event. At 9:30 p.m., the historic bayfront and the formidable Castillo de San Marcos become the backdrop for a breathtaking spectacle—the 'Fireworks Over the Matanzas.' Recognized as one of the biggest and best fireworks displays on the East Coast, this pyrotechnic masterpiece features 5,000 individual shells exploding into vibrant colors, reaching heights as staggering as 2,000 feet and as intimate as 100 feet.

Join Distinctive Beach Vacation Rentals in creating memories against the picturesque St. Augustine skyline. This Independence Day, immerse yourself in the magic of music, community and the awe-inspiring brilliance of 'Fireworks Over the Matanzas,' a celebration that paints the night sky with the spirit of freedom and festivity!

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