America's Birthday Bash (Bayfront Park)
If you’re going to be in the downtown area, you can enjoy multicultural music and feast on some of the delicious options from one of the many available food booths. The festival will begin at 3pm offering activities for all such as the Fairytale Pony Rides & Petting Zoo, Free Kids Zone, and Live Music and to conclude the night, the fireworks show starting at 9:00pm.
More Info: Phone: 305-358-7550 bayfrontparkmiami.com/pages/fourth13.html
Location: 301 North Biscayne Boulevard
Fire on the Fourth
The city of Miami Beach will celebrate America’s Independence by hosting a beach bash sponsored by Coca-Cola. The bash will include live Jazz music starting at 7:00pm and ending with the fireworks show starting at 9:00pm. For your convenience there will be free shuttles available to and from North Beach to South beach throughout the night. Make sure to bring blankets and chairs to layout and enjoy the show.
More Info Phone: (305) 673-7400
Location: 8th Street and Ocean Drive
$25 for ladies, $30 for men
At noon, DJ’s D Berry and X Form will be spinning the sexy tracks all day at the Shore Club pool. The fireworks begin at 9pm and the Terrazza will be offering American classics for their specials.
More Info: (305) 695-3100
Location: 1901 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Mondrian South Beach
No cover charge; $50 per person food and beverage minimum
DJ Reid Waters and DJ Iron Lyon are starting the party, poolside with great deals on Absolut cocktails to also include the Frozen Fourth. There will be a July 4th menu along with a poolside one as well. As the sun sets, enjoy the fireworks over Biscayne Bay.
More Info: 305-514-1500
Location: 1100 West Ave, Miami Beach
Biltmore Hotel’s Fireworks Spectacular
Free, VIP tickets available from $120-$150 for adults, $40-$45 kids
The hotel will commence their festivities at 4pm with plenty of fun filled family activities then hosting a live performance by the Greater Miami Symphonic Band followed by a fireworks show starting at 9pm to end the night.
More Info: www.biltmorehotel.com/4thofjuly
Location: 1200 Anastasia Ave.
North Miami Independence Day Celebration by the Bay
Free admission and parking
If you’re in the North Miami area, pop in to the Koven Center at FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus. The gates will open at 7:00pm and the fireworks will start at Sundown. This event will have music, food, entertainment and free parking.
More Info: Phone: 305-895-9840
Or visit www.northmiamifl.gov/northmiamifl/celebrate
Location: 3000 NE 151 St., Miami
Key Biscayne’s Fourth of July Bash
If you find yourself over at Key Biscayne, head on over to Crandon Boulevard at 11am for the start of the traditional parade with professional and homemade floats (The most creative float wins $1000 grand prize) along with live music and fireworks starting at 9:00pm.
More Info: www.kb4.org.
Location: Parade: Along Crandon Boulevard from Harbor Drive to West Enid
Fireworks: At Galen Drive and Crandon Boulevard
Old Fashioned July Fourth at The Barnacle
You can go ahead and celebrate the fourth of July the old-fashioned way at the Monroe House, the first Miami house that is still standing today on it’s original ground. The house will be opened for tours starting at 11am – 4pm and hosting plenty of activities for the children. Feel free to pack your lunch and have a picnic or you can even indulge in the food that will be on site but remember no fireworks will be held at this event.
More Info: (305) 442-6866
Location: 3485 Main Highway
Peacock Park Fireworks in Coconut Grove
Bring your chairs and blankets to enjoy the fireworks show at Peacock Park in Coconut Grove. The show will start at 9pm.
More Info: Phone: (305) 444-7270
Location: 2820 McFarlane Road, Coconut Grove
Race to the 4th
Free, VIP tickets $15
The City of Homestead will be hosting the 4th annual celebration at the Homestead-Miami Speedway starting at 6pm – 10pm. There will be family entertainment, live music, children’s rides, plenty of food and drinks and the celebratory fireworks show starting at 9pm.
More Info: (305) 224-4570 Web: http://www.cityofhomestead.com
Location: 1 Speedway Blvd
Palmetto Bay’s Firework Celebration
Open to the Public
Enjoy the 20-minute firework display at 9pm. Make sure to bring your lawn chairs and blankets!
More Info: www.palmettobay-fl.gov
Location: 24775 SW 87th Ave
City of Aventura's Annual Fireworks Display
Open to the Public
Country club drive will be the perfect place for you to set up, as the fireworks show will be visible throughout the entire street.
More Info: 305-466-893 or visit www.cityofaventura.com
Location: Country Club Drive, Aventura
City of Hialeah Fourth of July Celebration
Open to the Public
If you find yourself in the City of Hialeah, you’d know that the city really goes all out on their celebrations. The events start at 5:30pm with plenty of children’s activities, fireworks, laser light show and much more. Don’t miss the live performances of Carlos Oliva y Los Sobrinos del Juez.
More Info: www.hialeahfl.gov
Location: Milander Park, 4700 Palm Ave.
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