There will be fireworks in New Jersey on July 4th.
There will be fireworks in New Jersey on July 4th and parades, and concerts. There will be all kinds of fun New Jersey July 4th events this year.
So many townships and municipalities had to cancel their July 4th festivities the last few years. Expect towns to make up for the lost time by going bigger and better with their celebrations this year.
New Jersey Fireworks on July 4th.
With less than 3 weeks till July 4th some towns are still scrambling to put together this year’s firework shows or announce what they have planned. We encourage you to visit this page often as we run town by town to see where in New Jersey you can see fireworks this year.
We originally published this list of New Jersey July 4th events back in 2010 and continue to update it every year as soon as schedules start becoming available. We republish it several times each year in order to resend it to our newsletter subscribers.
We will continue to add New Jersey July 4th events to our calendar until July 5, 2022. To advertise your event on this listing please visit please visit our event submission directions or email [email protected].
New Jersey July 4th Events, Parades, Fireworks & More
We are currently updating and adding events for 2022 4th of July events in New Jersey.
Crossed out listings are events cancelled for 2022, but we expect them to return in 2023.
We are always excited for the Fourth of July in New Jersey! Bike parades, fireworks, barbecues and festivals usher in the official start of Summer in the Garden State.
Families and friends get together and it’s time to get outside whether it’s by the ocean or a lake or your downtown or your backyard. Since this year the holiday falls on a Monday night, you’ll find plenty of events to enjoy on the 4th, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday before July 4th, the week leading up to it, and in the weeks following July 4th. Not all the July 4th events in New Jersey are on July 4th.
You don’t have to look any further than Jersey Family Fun’s event calendar! As always, we have all the information you need to know, the who, what, where, and how much so you can spend more time having FUN!
We find our listings by scouring the internet, keeping our eyes open, and listening as friends talk about their plans – and we bring it all to you in our easy to use events calendar. Below you can find easy links to each of the 21 New Jersey counties and all their 4th of July events. Whether you stay close to home or take a day trip we have you covered!
Some events may require a fee or advanced registration, some have rain dates, and some are for residents only. We provide as much information as we are able to gather, but we recommend following the links or making a phone call for the most up-to-date information. If you have an event that should be listed please use the POST YOUR EVENT button on our New Jersey Calendar of Events. There is no charge to list events that are $5 or less per person to attend.
If you are aware of July 4th events or New Jersey fireworks that aren’t on our calendar, please let us know by commenting below!
- Keep in mind not all July 4th events happen on July 4th.
- Events in italics we are still researching the status of for 2022.
Events with crossed out lines have been cancelled for 2022.
- Events in regular type are on for 2022 and you can click on the link for the current year’s information.
- If the town name is not clickable, it means we do not have any information for that town at this time.
Shortcuts to our NJ July 4th event listing
If you prefer not to scroll through this entire list of New Jersey July 4th events to find your town’s information, click the relevant county name below. It will act as a link/shortcut to take you to the NJ July 4th events you are looking for.
North Jersey July 4th Events
Visit one of our county pages for a listing of July 4th events in Northern New Jersey. Please click on any July 4th event title for more information.
Bergen County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Bergen County July 4th Events listings.
Maywood Fourth of July Events
Oradell Fourth of July Events
Paramus July 4th Events
Ridgefield Park Fourth of July Events
- Ridgefield Park July 4th Fireworks and Concert 2022
- Ridgefield Park July 4th Parades and Celebration 2022
Upper Saddle River
Essex County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Essex County July 4th Events listings.
City of Orange
Hudson County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Hudson County July 4th Events listings.
West New York
Morris County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Morris County July 4th Events listings.
Passaic County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Passaic County July 4th Events listings.
Ringwood July 4th events
Sussex County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Sussex County July 4th Events listings.
Frankford July 4th Events
Hopatcong July 4th Events
Union County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Union County July 4th Events listings.
Warren County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Warren County July 4th Events listings.
Central Jersey July 4th Events
For July 4th events in Central New Jersey, visit one of our county listings of New Jersey July 4th events. Please click on any July 4th event title for more information.
Hunterdon County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Hunterdon County July 4th Events listings.
Mercer County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Mercer County July 4th Events listings.
- There will be fireworks at the 2022 Carnival in West Windsor at Mercer County Park on a few different days.
Middlesex County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Middlesex County July 4th Events listings.
- There will be fireworks during 2 days of the North Brunswick Youth Sports Festival.
Fourth of July Events in Perth Amboy
Monmouth County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Monmouth County July 4th Events listings.
Atlantic Highlands July 4th Events
- Atlantic Highlands July 4th Fireworks 2022
- Atlantic Highlands Fireman’s Fair
Manalapan July 4th Events
- Manalapan does not have a July 4th event with fireworks, but it does have a Manalapan Car Show, Concert and Fireworks with fireworks later in the month.
Spring Lake Boro
Spring Lake Heights
West Long Branch
Somerset County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Somerset County July 4th Events listings.
Peapack & Gladstone
South Bound Brook
South Jersey July 4th Events
Kids and families would love to spend July 4th enjoying New Jersey July 4th events in Southern New Jersey. Visit the county pages for the July 4th events closest to you. Please click on any July 4th event title for more information.
Atlantic County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Atlantic County July 4th Events listings.
Atlantic City July 4th Events
Burlington County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Burlington County July 4th Events listings.
Camden County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Camden County July 4th Events listings.
- The parade will feature a quiet zone for those sensitive to loud sounds.
Cape May County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Cape May County July 4th Events listings.
Cape May Point
North Wildwood July 4th Events
West Cape May
Cumberland County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Cumberland County July 4th Events listings.
Gloucester County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Gloucester County July 4th Events listings.
- The parade will feature a quiet zone for those sensitive to loud sounds.
- Westville July 4th Fireworks were Saturday, June 26, 2021.
Ocean County July 4th Events
Celebrate the 4th of July in Ocean County with these exciting events. Click to see all of our Ocean County July 4th Events listings.
- Brick Township does not have a July 4th event, but they do have Brick Summerfest Concerts with fireworks for 2022.
Jackson Township July 4th Events
- Jackson Township Fireworks, Music, and Food Trucks 2022
- Six Flags Great Adventure will have 3 nights of fireworks above the park’s Great Lake. Regular admission rates apply.
Little Egg Harbor
Point Pleasant Beach
- Point Pleasant Beach does not have a separate July 4th event but there are weekly fireworks at dark in Point Pleasant Beach at Jenkinson’s Boardwalk for 2022.
South Toms River
Salem County July 4th Events
Click to see all of our Salem County July 4th Events listings.
Lower Alloways Creek
Pilesgrove July 4th Events
Woodstown July 4th Events
We will continue to add to this list throughout the month of June and into July. If you know of a family-friendly July 4th event that should be added to this post or any of ours listing July 4th events please email me at [email protected].