The Delaware State Fire Marshal reminds you that ALL fireworks are illegal. This 4th of July, leave fireworks where they belong - in the hands of professionals.

101.7FM WDEL has compiled the following list of professional fireworks displays throughout the region. In case of bad weather, 101.7FM WDEL will announce any event cancellations we receive, but we don't receive them all. Please check directly with the event organizers for verification that the event will occur.

If there's a fireworks show that you're aware of but don't see it listed, e-mail the information to

2016 Fireworks Events


Bethany Beach - July 4th
Bethany Beach Boardwalk
All Day - Fireworks at dusk

Dewey Beach - July 4th
Dewey Beach / On the beach
9pm - 10pm

Dover - July 4th
Biggs Museum of Art / Legislative Mall
Dusk - 9:20pm

Elsmere - July 2nd
Fairgrounds Park, Filbert & Dover Ave
5pm - Dusk

Hockessin - July 4th
Hockessin Public Library
8:30pm - 9:30pm

Lewes - July 3rd
Cruise - Cape May Lewes Ferry
7:15pm Departure

Middletown - July 4th
Silver Lake Park
6pm - dark

Newark - July 4th
UD Athletic Complex
6pm - 10pm

Rehoboth - July 3rd
Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk

Smyrna/Clayton - July 4th
Duck Creek Parkway, across from Smyrna High School
All day; fireworks at dusk

Wilmington - July 4th
Tubman-Garrett Park / Riverwalk


Baltimore - July 4th
Baltimore's Inner Harbor
7pm - 10pm

Berlin - July 3rd
Berlin Falls Park
9:15pm - 10pm

Berlin - July 4th
Showell Park / 112 8' Race Trac

Cambridge - July 4th
Great Marsh of Long Wharf Park
8:30pm - 10pm

Chesapeake City - July 2nd
Pell Gardens
5pm - 10pm

Chestertown - July 4th
Wilmer Park for best viewing

Crisfield - July 2nd
715 Broadway
5pm - 9pm

Easton - July 4th
Waterside Village (behind Target)

Easton - July 4th
Easton Carnival
4pm - 11pm (NO fireworks)

Georgetown - July 4th
Georgetown Marina
5pm - Dusk

Havre de Grace - July 3rd
Tydings Park
3pm - 9:45pm

Hebron - July 4th
Old Hebron Camp Grounds

Laurel - July 4th
Granville Gude Park

Ocean City - July 4th
Ocean City Downtown / On the beach

Ocean City - July 4th
Inlet / Boardwalk / Bayside
8pm - 10pm

Ocean City - July 4th
Northside Park
8pm - 10pm

Ocean Pines - July 4th
White Horse Park & Yacht Club
8am - 10pm

Oxford - July 3rd
The Strand / Tred Avon Yacht Club

Rock Hall - July 3rd
(Fireworks over the Harbor) - July 5th rain date

Salisbury - July 4th
Wicomico County Stadium
6:30pm - 10:30pm

Salisbury - July 4th
Arthur W. Perdue Stadium (Shorebirds play)
6:35pm - 10:30pm

Snow Hill - July 3rd
Sturgis Park

St. Michaels - July 4th
Chesapeak Bay Maritime Museum
7pm - 10pm

Willards - July 3rd
Willards Elementary School


Atlantic City - July 4th
Boardwalk and Marina District

Ocean City - July 4th
6pm - 10pm

Sea Isle City - July 4th
50th Street & the Beach
7:30pm - 10pm

Wildwoods - July 4th
On the Beach
2pm - 11pm


Philadelphia - July 4th
Philadelphia Art Museum & Ben Frankling Parkway
5pm - 10pm


Chincoteague - July 4th
Carnival Grounds (South Main St.)