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

Every year, I check the paper and online listings to try and find the best fireworks near me for Fourth of July. Luckily, it’s not hard to find a spectacular display in Delaware! Last year, we tracked down some amazing Independence Day celebrations and helped our readers have a wonderful holiday. This year, we’re doing the same. Check back often for more details as events are announced!

Additional Fireworks Displays:

New Castle County

Elsmere, Fairgrounds Park, 5 pm, July 1st, 2017

Wilmington, Riverwalk, 5 pm, July 4th 2017

Wilmington, Fireworks Cruise, 5 pm, July 4th 2017

Middletown, Delaware: Silver Lake Park, 6 pm, July 4th, 2017

Wilmington and Western Railroad Fireworks Express, 7 pm, July 4th 2017 Reservations Required

Hockessin, Downtown / Hockessin Fire Department, 12 pm, July 4th 2017

Sussex County

Lewes, Old Fashioned Fourth of July (Fireworks Free Festival), All Day, July 4th, 2017

Laurel, Market Square Park, 5 pm, July 4th, 2017


Several Delaware towns haven’t announced their celebration schedule as of publication. If you are aware of any fireworks shows that haven’t been announced yet, please leave a comment on our Facebook page, or email [email protected]. I’ll be keeping an eye on town event calendars and updating this post as more information comes in!