Fireworks Displays in Baltimore, MD

4th of July Fireworks Baltimore Maryland

Happy Fourth of July

Summer is bursting with fun! Nothing says July quite like festivals and fireworks. But, which event should you attend?

Not to worry, we have that covered for you. Here you’ll find the best Fourth of July weekend celebrations in and around the Baltimore, Maryland area.

Top Fourth of July Fireworks Displays In & Around Baltimore, MD 

1. Ports America Chesapeake 4th of July Celebration

Date: Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Time: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: Baltimore Inner Harbor

As part of the Ports America Chesapeake Fourth of July celebration, the Inner Harbor area will light up with fireworks and festive music. And you can enjoy it for free!

Inner Harbor is the heart of Baltimore’s downtown. There are restaurants, shops, and festivities kicking off at 7:00 PM with the U.S. Navy Band Commodores performing at the Inner Harbor Amphitheater. The Fireworks show follows at 9:30 PM.

Ports America Chesapeake Fourth of July baltimore inner harbor july 4 at 7 pm

2. Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Star-Spangled Spectacular

Date: Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: Oregon Ridge Park, Cockeysville, MD

The annual Star-Spangled Spectacular, hosted by the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, is always a bangThere will be fireworks, local food trucks, and refreshments. All tickets are general admission, lawn seating. Concertgoers are invited to bring lawn chairs, blankets, and picnics.

You will need to buy tickets to view the show. Park at the Maryland State Fairgrounds located near the intersection of York and Timonium to ride the shuttle bus for FREE!

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra tar-Spangled Spectacular Oregon Ridge Park Cockeysville July 3 at 8 pm

3. Catonsville 4th of July Celebration

Date: Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Time: All day! (Fireworks at 9:15 PM, see schedule below)

Location: Catonsville, MD

This town loves July 4th! This day-long celebration starts at 8:30 AM with a patriotic bike ride and ends with a HUGE fireworks display starting at 9:15 PM. Check out some of the other scheduled events below and click here for a full list.

9:30 AM – The day kicks off with children’s games and races at Catonsville High School. There will be prizes for the winners, plus a Water Balloon Toss for all ages.

3:00 PM – Pull up a chair for the Annual Grand Parade starting at Frederick Road and Montrose Avenue and ending at the Community Center.

6:30 PM – Head back to Catonsville High School for the Family Fun Fest. Grab your blanket and set up a comfy spot as the evening comes full swing. Enjoy carnival style food from vendors and loads of family fun and hang out until the fireworks show.

Catonsville 4th of July Fireworks Displays Catonsville High School July 4 at 9:15 pm

4. Dundalk Fireworks

Date: Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Time: 9:15 PM

Location: North Point Government Center/Grange Elementary, Dundalk, MD

Dundalk’s annual fireworks show is a town staple. While you can enjoy the fireworks displays from several locations around Dundalk, the best place to be is the North Point Government Center where they light the fireworks. In addition, Dundalk also hosts the annual Dundalk Heritage Fair (June 29, 2018 – July 1, 2018) a few days before the big show. So, if you love craft fairs and fireworks, Dundalk is the place to be for 4th of July weekend.

dundalk fireworks North Point Government Center July 4 at 9:15 pm

5. Loch Raven Academy Fireworks

Date: Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Loch Raven Academy, Towson, MD

For those in the Towson area, don’t miss this town’s anticipated fireworks display held on the grounds of the Loch Raven Academy. This July, you can find yourself front row seats for the fireworks at porches, school fields, and yards not just in Towson but its neighboring areas. Families can even enjoy various daylight activities beforehand.

loch raven academy fireworks towson july 4 at 7 pm

6. Fullerton Fireworks

Date: Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: Fullerton Park, Nottingham, MD

This yearly fireworks show organized by the Fullerton Fireworks Foundation runs entirely by community volunteers and is the largest, non-government sponsored Fireworks show in the region. Enjoy live music and finger-licking food from vendors including Tex-Mex, pit beef, seafood, hamburgers, hot dogs and more.

fullerton fireworks fullerton park nottingham july 4 at 5 pm

7. Frederick’s 4th of July

Date: Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Time: 12:00 PM – Dusk

Location: Parkway Elementary School, Frederick, MD

If you live closer to Frederick, Maryland, fear not because we have a fireworks celebration for you too. Frederick’s 4th of July celebration has everything from live entertainment to rides and activities including a dunk tank! Enjoy food vendors and a Beer & Wine Garden. The fireworks show starts at dusk and gets pretty packed, so make sure to grab your seat early!

frederick's 4th of july Parkway Elementary School July 4 at dusk

Happy Fourth of July

That concludes our top picks for 4th of July fireworks displays in and around Baltimore, Maryland. Which one will you attend? Tell us on Facebook!

Happy Independence Day from all of us at Hirschfeld Apartment Homes in Maryland. Enjoy and stay safe!