City of Jacksonville


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Jacksonville's Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration Returns

June 01, 2021
Jacksonville’s Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration will return this year at multiple locations throughout the city to celebrate the nation’s independence. At each location, the City of Jacksonville is offering a spectacular fireworks display that will begin at 9:45 p.m. on Sunday, July 4, 2021.
"With the success of our celebrations last year, we’d like to maintain that momentum and create an even better experience,” said Mayor Lenny Curry. “Residents and visitors alike will have six locations to choose from to view the fireworks celebration with their family and friends.”
Fireworks will be launched from the following locations throughout various communities:
  • Downtown Jacksonville
  • St. Johns Town Center
  • FSCJ North Campus
  • The Avenues Mall
  • Trinity Baptist Church
  • Ed Austin Regional Park
The Downtown Jacksonville location will include a family fun zone, food trucks, bars, and a concert at Riverfront Plaza beginning at 5 p.m. Fireworks viewing areas will be on both the North and South banks along the St. Johns River.
About the City of Jacksonville Division of Sports and Entertainment: The City of Jacksonville’s Division of Sports and Entertainment attracts, hosts and creates opportunities that drive economic impact, accelerate the Jacksonville brand and improve the quality of life and cultural engagement for visitors and residents. Jacksonville hosts hundreds of diverse events each year making Northeast Florida a premier destination with rich tradition and world-class hospitality. For more information, visit