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You Won’t Want To Miss These Incredible Fireworks Shows In New Mexico This Year

In 2016, we told you about some of New Mexico’s most impressive fireworks displays here. As the 4th of July nears again, you’re probably wondering: “where are the best fireworks near me this year?” Not to worry. We’ve compiled a list of options that’ll make your Independence Day celebrations awesome, in every sense of the word.

While we’ve focused on several spectacular displays, there are plenty more great fireworks shows going on throughout New Mexico. Here are some additional ones – see which ones are near you.

Bernalillo County

  • Rio Rancho, July 4th, Loma Colorado Park, fireworks at 9:00 p.m.

Chaves County

  • Roswell, July 4th, Cielo Grande Recreation Area, fireworks around 9:15 p.m.

 

Cibola County

  • Grants, July 4th, Coyote del Malpais Golf Course, around 9:30 p.m.

 

Colfax County

  • Eagle Nest, July 4th, display over Eagle Nest Lake, at dark

 

Curry County

  • Clovis, Smoke on the Water Fireworks Display, July 4th, Greene Acres Park, fireworks at 9:00 p.m. (weather permitting)

 

DeBaca County

  • Fort Sumner, July 4th, Sumner Lake State Park, fireworks at 9:00 p.m.

 

Dona Ana County

  • Las Cruces, July 4th, Field of Dreams, fireworks at night

 

Eddy County

  • Artesia, July 4th, Jaycee Park, fireworks at 8:45 p.m.

 

Grant County

  • Silver City, July 4th, Gough Park, immediately after dark – around 9:00 p.m.

 

Quay County

  • Logan, Ute Lake State Park, July 1st, fireworks at dark
  • Tucumcari, July 4th, Elks Lodge

 

Roosevelt County

  • Portales, July 4th, Portales Softball Complex, fireworks at dusk, at approximately 9:00 p.m.

 

San Juan County

  • Farmington, July 3rd, Farmington Museum & Visitor Center, fireworks at 9:25 p.m (set from Sullivan Hill)

 

San Miguel County

  • Conchas Lake State Park, July 1st, between 8:00 p.m. and 11:45 p.m.
  • Las Vegas, July 4th, NMHU Golf Course, fireworks at dusk

 

Sandoval County

  • Rio Rancho, July 4th, Loma Colorado Park, fireworks at 9:00 p.m.

 

Santa Fe County

  • Santa Fe, July 4th, Santa Fe High School, at dark – around 9:30 p.m.

 

Sierra County

  • Elephant Butte, July 1st, Elephant Butte Lake State Park, fireworks 9:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

 

Socorro County

  • Socorro, NM Tech Campus north of Macey Center, at dark

 

Taos County

  • Taos, July 4th, Kit Carson Park, fireworks at 9:00 p.m.

 

Union County

  • Clayton, July 4th, Union County Fairgrounds, fireworks after the rodeo – the rodeo starts at 6:00 p.m.

 

Valencia County

  • Los Lunas, July 4th, Daniel Fernandez Memorial Park, fireworks at dusk

 

Let the festivities begin! How will you celebrate July Fourth this year? Let us know on the Only In New Mexico Facebook page.

Juliet White
Staff writer for Only In Your State and freelance writer. Juliet can be reached on Twitter @JulietWrites.