For all of us who call America our home, celebrating 4th of July means we’re honoring the Independence of our country. It also means enjoying outdoor BBQs and beer with friends and family while sporting silly 4th of July hats. And of course 4th of July Fireworks Display is the highlight of the holiday. It’s one of the few major holidays Americans can celebrate during the warmth of summer, at least for us New Englanders. We’d like to contend that there’s nowhere better than Southern Maine to observe the fantastic bright displays contrasting the dark summer sky while sitting back on the beach with toes in the sand. There are still rooms available in Southern Maine’s coastal towns for those who have procrastinated on their 4th of July getaway. So for those aiming to catch the best fireworks in a simply terrific aspect of Maine, here are all the 4th of July Firework Displays scheduled in Southern Maine from York to Freeport.
July 4 Fireworks
Kennebunk, ME – Gooch’s Beach @ 9pm
Ogunquit, ME – South West Corner @ 9:30pm
Saco, ME – Fun Town Splashtown USA @ 9:30 pm
Sanford, ME – Number One Pond @ 9pm
Old Orchard Beach, ME – Old Orchard Beach near The Pier Every Thursday @ 9:30pm
Freeport, ME – Town Snow Dump, Snow Road @ 9pm
Portland, ME – Eastern Promenade @ 9:30pm
Portland, ME – Hadlock Field durign Sea Dogs Game
South Portland, ME – Bug Light Park @ dusk
York, ME – Short Sands Beach @ 9:30pm
Windham – Shawnee Peak Ski Area
Firework presentations on the Southern Maine Coast is a unique experience having the array of fiery lights sprayed across the sky above the ocean shoreline in one of our popular coastal towns. Aside from the 4th of July events from parades, concerts, food trucks, festive setups, you can make a day out of attending a Fireworks Display in Southern Maine. Enjoy the beach during the day, take a walk or bike ride along the scenic coastline, poke around a quaint boutique or antique store, grab dinner in one of Southern Maine’s seafood restaurants, and sit back for the grand fireworks lighting up the sky.