Independence Day is right around the corner and if you’re looking for the ultimate celebration or an unrivaled spot to view fireworks by land or sea, then Long Island is the place to be. Whether on an iconic beach, in a boat, or under the stars in a ballpark, Long Island fireworks shows offer a one-of-a-kind red, white, and blue experience that your family won’t soon forget. So, don your finest patriotic apparel and don’t miss these spectacular, over-the-top 4th of July displays, parades, and celebrations.


Here are some of our favorite summer hotspots to view fireworks on Long Island:

2023 Long Island Parades, Fireworks, and Celebrations


Jones Beach State Park’s Annual Jovia Financial Credit Union Fireworks Spectacular

Wantagh, NY, on July 4th, 2023, at 9:30pm


36th Annual American Picnic Featuring Fireworks by Grucci

Southampton, NY, on June 30th, 2023, from 7pm-10pm


Long Island Ducks Postgame Fireworks Spectacular

Central Islip, NY, from July 1st-3rd, 2023, at 6:35pm (tickets)


Downtown Riverhead’s Alive on 25

June 30th, July 14th, July 28th, and August 11th, 2023, with fireworks show on June 30th at 9pm


Shelter Island’s 2023 Fireworks Show

Crescent Beach on Shelter Island, NY, on July 8th, 2023, from 9:15pm-9:45pm


Southold’s 2023 Fourth of July Parade

Main Rd in Southold, NY, on July 4th, 2023,  at 12pm


AMVETS North Shore Veterans Memorial Post #21’s Independence Day Parade

Oyster Bay, NY, on July 4th, 2023, at 10am


The Village of Patchogue’s 4th of July Parade 

Presented by the Patchogue Lions Club on Main St in Patchogue, NY, on July 4th, 2023, at 10:30am


Town of Oyster Bay Presents Salute to America: A Free Concert and Fireworks Show with Live Music

Tobay Beach in Massapequa, NY, on July 11th, 2023, at 7:30pm


Port Jefferson’s Fourth of July Parade

Main St in Port Jefferson, NY, on July 4th, 2023, at 10am


The City of Long Beach’s Annual Fireworks Display

Long Beach Boardwalk in Long Beach, NY, on July 7th, 2023, at 9:10pm


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Independence Day Live Music & Entertainment

Flynn’s Fire Island’s 4th of July Party with Live Music by DJ Blake Horstmann

Ocean Bay Park, NY, on July 4th, 2023, from 12pm-8pm


Salt Shack’s Independence Day Celebration with Live Music by Wonderous Stories

Babylon, NY, on July 4th, 2023, at 4:30pm


Danfords 4th of July Party with Live Music by Slingshot

Port Jefferson, NY, on July 4th, 2023, at 6pm


Long Island Community Hospital Amphitheater at Bald Hill Presents The Chiclettes with Grucci Fireworks

Farmingville, NY, on July 4th, 2023, at 5:30pm


Calissa Hamptons’ Late Night Dance Party with DJ Malwah

Water Mill, NY, on July 3rd, 2023, at 10:30pm


Bodhi’s Beach Shack’s Fourth of July Weekend Party with Live Music by Uncle Sam’s Funk My Beach Up

Blue Point, NY, on July 1st, 2023, at 5:30pm


Claudio’s 4th of July Dancefloor Party

Greenport, NY, on July 4th, 2023, from 1:30pm-5:30pm


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4th of July Cruises and Party Boats

Long Island Boat Rentals’ Yacht Rentals and “Flarty” Parties + Elixir Fireworks Cruises to Rye Playland

Port Washington, NY


Captree’s Fourth of July Fireworks Cruise to Jones Beach

Babylon, NY, on July 4th, 2023, at 6:30pm


Sapphire Yacht Charters’ July 4th Jones Beach Fireworks Dinner Cruise

Freeport, NY, on July 4th, 2023, at 7:15pm


Montauk Chamber of Commerce & Visit Montauk’s Stars Over Montauk Fireworks Cruise

Sammy’s in Montauk, NY, on July 4th, 2023, at 6pm


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More Ways to Celebrate the 4th of July Across L.I.

Harbes Family Farm’s Fourth of July Four-Day Weekend

Mattituck, NY, on July 1st-4th from 10am-6pm


The Mansion at Glen Cove’s Fourth of July Poolside Family BBQ

Glen Cove, NY, on July 4th, 2023, from 11am-4pm


Old Bethpage Restoration’s 1862 Independence Day Celebration

Old Bethpage, NY, on July 1st and 2nd, 2023, at 10am


The Annual Invasion of the Pines

Cherry Grove/Fire Island Pines, NY, on July 4th, 2023


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