- Where to find fireworks in and around Huntsville, AL in 2022.
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It’s likely you’re planning how to celebrate Independence Day in Huntsville and North Alabama with your family. Our list of 4th of July celebrations can help! Here’s some more great parenting resources for the patriotic holiday – be sure to check back often because we’ll keep adding fireworks shows to this list as we learn of confirmed events.
More 4th of July Fun
– James Madison
4th of July in Huntsville & North Alabama 2022
Rainsville Freedom Fest
Time: June 25 @ 1:00 PM
Location: Field of Dreams
Join the City of Rainsville for their annual 4th of July Celebration. Live music, kids' activities, face painting, archery, laser tag, inflatables, pony rides, and several vendors will be set up selling food and others items to purchase. The Fireworks show will be at 9PM, weather permitting!
Independence Day Celebration at Ditto Landing
Time: June 25 @ 6:00 PM
Location: Ditto Landing
Don't miss the Independence Day Celebration at Ditto Landing! There will be live music and fireworks. VIP passes (with bathrooms!) are available.
Fort Payne Independence Day Fireworks
Time: June 30 @ 8:45 PM
Location: Fort Payne Sportsplex
Celebrate our nation's independence a little early with the City of Fort Payne! Join us at the Fort Payne Sports Complex for a fireworks show. There will be no event this year because our complex is being renovated but we will shoot fireworks.
DeSoto State Park’s Annual Independence Day Celebration
Time: July 1 @ 6:30 PM
Location: DeSoto State Park
DeSoto State Park is having a two-day Independence Day Celebration that includes a flag-making contest, a community pool party, an Independence Day Parade, and an ice cream social!
Trash Pandas Crawfish Festival
Time: July 2 @ 4:00 PM
Cost: $10 – $30
Location: Toyota Field – Rocket City Trash Pandas
The Trash Pandas will celebrate Independence Day weekend beginning with the Crawfish Festival at Toyota Field. Throughout the day, there will be live entertainment including music, performances, and contests including a crawfish eating contest. Activities include a Euro Bungee Trampoline, inflatable Moon Bounce, a Rascal Obstacle Course, putt putt, and yard games such as cornhole. At 9 p.m., a special fireworks show will end the night’s festivities.
4th of July Weekend at MidCity
Time: July 2 @ 10:00 AM
Location: MidCity Huntsville
Join MidCity District for tons of wonderful, family-friendly activities! Live music, fireworks, watermelon carving contest, farmers market, amazing food, beverages, and more! Shop, dine, and play all weekend at MidCity!
Star Spangled Celebration in Madison
Time: July 2 @ 5:00 PM
Location: Dublin Park
The City of Madison Star Spangled Celebration is back! The event is free to attend, and there will be inflatables, live music, food vendors, and fireworks at the end of the night. A free shuttle service will be provided to and from Bob Jones High School for the event.
Food Trucks & Fireworks
Time: July 3 @ 6:00 PM
Location: Elkmont High School
The City of Elkmont is having their 4th annual Fireworks display and it will be BIGGER than ever! They will have multiple food trucks, inflatables and a professional fireworks show. Bring your frisbee and lawn chair for a night of fellowship and fun!
Time: July 3 @ 6:00 PM
Location: West Hartselle Baptist Church
Free Hot Air Balloon Rides, Live Music, and Inflatable Kids Zone at the First Annual WestFest! Food Trucks will also be on-site. So bring your lawn chair and join in the fun!
Smith Lake Park Fireworks & Music Festival
Time: July 4 @ 9:00 AM
Location: Smith Lake Park
The Smith Lake Park Fireworks and Music Festival is a day full of arts and crafts, food, live music, and fireworks! You can play putt-putt, visit the beach area, and the swimming pool will be open and renting kayaks, canoes, and paddle boards! Plus there will be the famous golf cart parade.
Sand Mountain 4th of July Potato Festival
Time: July 4 @ 10:00 AM
Location: Henagar Town Park
A patriotic parade, live entertainment, delicious potato dishes, kid's activities, and of course... fireworks! This event is family-friendly and has something for people of all ages. A community tradition since 1983, this festival is a small-town celebration with a lot of heart!
4th of July Music and Fireworks
Time: July 4 @ 7:00 PM
Location: The Village of Providence
Come out to the Village of Providence and enjoy fireworks and music. 4th of July Celebration is part of the Village of Providence Signature Series Events. Please support our local restaurants and businesses that make these events possible.
Red, White, & BOOM Fireworks Show
Time: July 4 @ 8:00 PM
Location: Athens High School
As darkness falls over Athens on July 4th the sky will burst with brilliant colors and glisten with sparkling streamers heralding our Nation's victory for independence. This annual fireworks display is nestled in the Athens Football Stadium with rockets aimed skyward for an amazing show visible from surrounding spaces like Athens Park and Recreation Center, Central Church of Christ and other adjacent areas.
Spirit of America Festival
Time: July 4 @ 9:00 PM
Location: Point Mallard Park
The Spirit of America Festival celebrates America’s heritage and birthday every Fourth of July. It is one of the largest free Independence Day celebrations in the state. The event offers family games, summertime field competitions, live stage entertainment, unique demonstrations, sports tournaments, a host of food and craft vendors, booming fireworks, talent shows and presentation of the famous Audi Murphy Patriotism Award.
Fireworks Over Lake Guntersville
Time: July 4 @ 9:00 PM
Location: Guntersville’s Civitan Park
Join the City of Guntersville for a fireworks show over beautiful Lake Guntersville. Best viewing for the fireworks will be the area around Civitan Park located at 1130 Sunset Drive and along Lurleen B. Wallace Drive. Arrive early to get a good spot!
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