Fireworks and the 4th of July: An American Tradition!


JULY 3rd
Stars & Stripes Celebration at AJ’s on the Bayou
Join AJ’s on the Bayou July 3rd for the Stars & Stripes CELEBRATION! The whole family is invited to enjoy bounce houses, stilt walkers, face painting and live music—Jones & Co. at Noon, then Black Eyed Blonde from 6 – 10 p.m. Fireworks begin at 9 p.m! 200 Eglin Parkway N.E. in Fort Walton Beach.

Star-Spangled Food Truck Festival & Fireworks
Get your 4th of July on early at Destin Commons for the Star-Spangled Food Truck Festival & Fireworks July 3rd at 5 p.m. With more than 25 food trucks ranging from BBQ, gourmet pizzas, grill cheese, Thai and more, there will be something for everyone. Enjoy live music, dancing and fireworks at 9 p.m.

JULY 4th
Boggy Bayou Fireworks Light Up the Bayou!
Light Up the Bayou in Niceville as Boggy Bayou fireworks begin at approximately 8:45 p.m. Fireworks are launched from a custom-made platform in the middle of Boggy Bayou and are visible from the shores of Niceville and Valparaiso. See the map for some of the best public vantage points. More info?

City of Destin July 4th Fireworks Celebration
The Annual Independence Day Fireworks Show is set off from the West Jetties Beach at the Destin Harbor and Harborwalk Village and can be seen over the East Pass beginning at 9 p.m. on July 4th. If inclement weather, the fireworks show will take place on July 5th at 9 p.m.

Red, White & Baytowne
Beginning at 7 p.m. at The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, enjoy balloon sculpting, kids’ crafts, face painting and LIVE music on the Events Plaza Stage from Below Alabama followed by the special 4th of July Fireworks display at 9:15 p.m.

Fireworks Cruise
Set sail for a one-hour, fireworks cruise on the Southern Star at the Destin Harbor at 8:15 p.m.

Fort Walton Beach Landing July 4th Fireworks
The Fort Walton Beach 4th of July Fireworks show will take place on Thursday, July 4th 2024 at 8:45 p.m. In downtown Fort Walton Beach. They are set off from a barge over the Santa Rosa Sound.

Sandestin Hilton
The Sandestin Hilton July 4th fireworks are set off right on the beach directly in front of the hotel July 4th at 9 p.m.

Seaside (30a) July 4th Fireworks
The Seaside 4th of July Fireworks show will take place on Thursday, July 4th, at 8:30 p.m.

Alys Beach on 30a
The Alys Beach 4th of July fireworks show will take place on Thursday, July 4th at 9 p.m.

Enjoy Fireworks this summer at The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island each Wednesday at 9 p.m., and over the Destin Harbor directly behind HarborWalk Village every Thursday night throughout the summer at 9 p.m.