Miami 4th of July Fireworks & Event Celebrations Guide


Miami knows how to throw a 4th of July celebration! 

There are so many awesome events happening in and around the Magic City to celebrate the 4th of July! Everything from parties and parades to cruises and fireworks.

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Stay Safe this 4th of July! 

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Check out the list below and add event suggestions in the comments.  Click the Event Names to learn more about each event. 

Fireworks at The Historic Biltmore 

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019 

Time: 5PM-10PM

Location: Biltmore Hotel // 1200 Anastasia Avenue 

Cost: General Admission $180 Adults / $50 Children (12 and under)
Members $145 Adults / $45 Children (12 and under)
VIP Tables of 10 (Inclusive Rate) $1700

Details: The Biltmore Hotel extends a Front Row Invitation to Guests & Club Members looking to celebrate in style with an All-Inclusive Fireworks BBQ. Grounds open to the public at 5:00 PM, so this is the best opportunity to beat the heat and reserve VIP seating for the 7:00 PM concert, and 9:00 PM firework’s display.

Coconut Grove Fourth of July Concert & Fireworks Show

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019 

Time: 6-10PM

Location: Regatta Park 

Cost: FREE!

Details: Celebrate Independence Day in Miami’s oldest neighborhood for Coconut Grove’s epic 4th of July celebration! Bring your friends and family for the annual fireworks show on Biscayne Bay at Regatta Park and say hello to summer!

4th of July Celebration at Bayside

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019

Time: 11AM-10PM 

Location: Bayside Marketplace

Cost: FREE! 

Details: Bayside is hosting a family friendly event celebrating Independence Day on July 4th, 2019. Free events include face painting, balloon animal sculpting, live music, giveaways, games, prizes, and fireworks.

11am DJ at Stage with Games & Prizes
4pm Miami Marlins Funday Pop-Up with snacks, drinks, games, and more for kids to enjoy
4pm Live music at stage by Viva Rock Band
9pm Fireworks

4th of July Dinner Cruise on the Biscayne Lady Luxury Yacht

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019 

Time: 6:30-10PM

Location: Bayside Marketplace

Cost: $65 (kids) $125 (adults) 

Details: On the 4th of July the City of Miami plays host to a major fireworks celebration and there is no better viewing spot than on the water than aboard the fabulous Biscayne Lady Luxury Yacht! Cruise Miami’s spectacular coastal sites all while you enjoy unlimited food and drink! The best part is this patriotic party culminates with a spectacular fireworks show over the magic city and you have the best seat in the house!

Key Biscayne 4th of July Parade

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019 

Time: 11AM 

Location: Key Biscayne

Cost: FREE! 

Details: Enjoy a traditional patriotic procession including flying jets, horses, marching bands, golf carts, floats, US-themed decorations, and freebies. The parade goes along Crandon Boulevard, from Harbor Drive to West Enid Drive. The Village Green also hosts picnics and fireworks on the beach in the evening.

Star-Spangled AWESOME: Independence Day Celebration & FIREWORKS SHOW

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019

Time: 12:00PM-3AM

Location: The Wharf 

Cost: FREE before 5PM

Details: The Wharf presents the second annual 4th of July celebration, hosted by Indulge Magazine. Bring your family, bring your friends, for a day filled with fun, food, and fireworks!


4th of July at Jungle Island 

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019 

Time: 10AM-5PM

Location: Jungle Island 

Cost: For tickets visit

Details: Two Animal Parades at 12pm & 2:30pm, DJ, kid games, Face Painting, Arts & Craft and don’t forget our all new Jungle Splash & Adventure Bay!

Fire on the Fourth Festival – Miami Beach

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019 

Time: 11AM-9PM

Location: North Shore Park Bandshell at 73rd Street and Collins Avenue

Cost: FREE

Details: Fireworks show over the Atlantic Ocean at 9 p.m. between 5th and 15th Streets


Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019 

Time: 10AM-10PM

Location: Miccosukee Resort & Gaming 

Cost: FREE!

Details: Bigger and better than ever, Freedom Festival 2019 is completely FREE!

This year’s festival will include an incredible array of carnival rides and games, music, refreshing water slides, exhilarating airboat rides, alligator wrestling demonstrations, fireworks and more. Vendors will be on site with delicious food and beverage options as well as specially-selected Native American arts and crafts displaying the unique talents of the Miccosukee Tribe.

Attendees are welcome to enjoy concerts starting at 5:30 p.m. featuring Keith Johns and the incredibly talented LeAnn Rimes.

Festival Grounds: 10:00 AM – Doors Open // 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM – Airboat Rides // 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM – Carnival Rides, Water slides & Bounce houses // 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM – Alligator Wrestling Shows // 9:00 PM – Fireworks

Entertainment Dome: 5:30 PM Keith Johns  // 7:00 PM LeAnn Rimes

4th of July BBQ Yacht Cruise 

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019

Time: 7PM-10PM

Location: Miami Beach 

Cost: $129 

Details: Celebrate 4th of July on one of Miami’s most coveted Yachts! Cruise around Miami and see all the iconic landmarks. At the culmination of your cruise the Captain will take you to downtown Miami to view the best firework displays that Miami has to offer! The yacht offers two full decks, a lower enclosed deck and a top open deck.

4th of July at Fairchild

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019

Time: 10AM-1PM

Location: Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens

Cost: $25

Details: Fun for the whole family! Enjoy a Children’s Bike Parade with Contest, BBQ Buffet, Face Painting, Live DJ & more!

4th of July at The Citadel

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019 

Time: 11am-11PM

Location: The Citadel // 8300 Northeast 2nd Avenue

Cost: FREE to attend. Enjoy food from over 11 different restaurant concepts and drinks from the Citadel bar. Specials will be offered all day!

Details: Bring the whole family to The Citadel on July 4th for a day full of specials and festivities! 

July 4th Celebration – Doral

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019 

Time: Fireworks at 9:20PM. 

Location: Central Park 

Cost: FREE Parking $10

Details: Bring a blanket, lawn chair and picnic baskets for a patriotic celebration featuring activities for the whole family and a grand finale fireworks display at 9:20pm. 


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