Ooh & Aah!  All your 2024 Independence Day celebrations in Erie County

Ooh & Aah! All your 2024 Independence Day celebrations in Erie County

Ooh & Aah!  All your 2024 Independence Day celebrations in Erie County

Where to see fireworks, participate in a mullet contest, participate in a bike parade and more!

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💥Erie County Independence Day Fireworks & Family Fun💥

June 29 and 30

Albion Fireworks Festival

From a mullet contest to Sunday night fireworks, this annual fair and festival has it all!

July 4th and 5th

Erie SeaWolves

The Erie SeaWolves will host fireworks displays after their games on two nights, July 3rd and 4th

Monday, July 3

Lights over Lake Erie

Fireworks will go off near the Bicentennial Tower at Dobbins Landing around 10 p.m.

Watch the fireworks from the cliffs overlooking Dobbins Landing, from the bay, Presque Isle State Park, or just about anywhere you can see the Bicentennial Tower. Select downtown Erie Parking Authority garages will be free to visitors on the night of the fireworks. Erie Metropolitan Transit Authority shuttle buses will transport visitors free of charge from select bayfront garages.

Boro with the works of Edinboro

Boro with the Works returns as a fun-filled community event near Mallory Lake on the campus of PennWest Edinboro University with fireworks, food trucks, a kids’ zone and more!

Monday, July 4th

Millcreek 4th of July Parade

The parade starts at 9:45 a.m. on W. 12th Street.

Fourth of July Celebrations in Lawrence Park

From a bike parade to fireworks, Lawrence Park will be celebrating Independence Day all day, July 4th!

Enjoy your fourth at Gravel Pit Park

Old-fashioned fun like yard games begins in the afternoon, ending with a fireworks display at dusk.

Fireworks at the First Alliance Church

Fireworks show!

July 12 and 13

French Creek Festival and Fireworks in Union City

Food trucks, crafts, games, face painting, balloon animals, fireworks and more.

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