Where to Watch Fireworks in Grand Rapids this 4th of July

Looking for the best places to watch fireworks in Grand Rapids this 4th of July? See the night skies come alive at these colorful Independence Day displays!

Saturday, July 3

2021 Grand Rapids Fireworks presented by Soaring Eagle Casino
Saturday, July 3, 2021
Fireworks Start Around 10:30 p.m.

Kicking off at 6 p.m. inside riverfront Ah-Nab-Awen Park, this family-friendly (and free!) event will feature live entertainment, local food vendors, and a spectacular fireworks display over Downtown Grand Rapids!

Ada Township 4th of July Celebration
Saturday, July 3, 2021
Fireworks Start Around 9:30 – 10:00 p.m

Watch a festive parade wind through Ada Village, catch the Classic Car Show, and listen to live music in Legacy Park from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs, because the fireworks start just after dark — set off from the east end of Amway and viewable from almost anywhere in Downtown Ada!

Kentwood 4th of July Celebration
Saturday, July 3, 2021
Fireworks Start @ Dusk

Pack your 4th with all kinds of fun in Kentwood! Enjoy a Pancake Breakfast, 5k Race & Fun Walk, parade, and a carnival with rides and kids’ activities. The celebration lasts all evening, with a beer tent and food trucks, three live bands, and fireworks at dusk!

Caledonia Independence Day Celebration
Saturday, July 3, 2021
Fireworks Start @ Dusk

Watch this Independence Day parade launch from Duncan Lake Middle School at 11 a.m., then head back at dusk to see the skies light up over Duncan Lake Middle School, CalPlex, or Holy Family Catholic Church.   

Sunday, July 4th

City of East Grand Rapids 4th of July Celebration
Sunday, July 4, 2021
Fireworks Start @ Dusk

With three main events to enjoy this year — a 5k run/walk, city-wide parade, and a post-sunset fireworks display launched over Reeds Lake — you won’t want to miss one bit of this celebration! Head to John Collins Park, the high school practice field, or the middle school field for a great seat to the show!

Monday, July 5th

City of Grandville 4th of July Celebration
Monday, July 5, 2021
Fireworks Start Around 10:00 p.m.

Watch the morning flag raising at Wedgwood Park (followed by a vintage aircraft flyover), then enjoy food vendors and entertainment at Grandville Middle School from 5 p.m. until the fireworks start at dark!