Orlando’s 4th of July Fireworks and Event Guide

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Still looking for the perfect way to spend Independence day 2012? Well our town is BOOMING with ways to celebrate our country’s independence! Check out these local community events and fireworks displays!


If you know of any fun and free 4th of July events not listed here, please leave a comment with the info! Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook!

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- Huge 4th of July Sale at Sears

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- $1 Kid’s movies!

Go see a $1 G or PG movie courtesy of Regal Cinemas. Good Tuesdays and Wednesdays through August 8th, 2012 | Details

- Free Starbucks Coffee

Get a free cup of Starbucks coffee on July 4th, 2012!

- 50% off of Boston Market

Boston Market 50% Off Family Meals Coupon July 4th

- 20% off at discount site HalfOffDepot.com

Use the code “HOTDOGS20″ at HalfOffDepot.com for 20% off their already discounted prices on adventure trips, restaurants, and lots more! Coupon code good July 3rd and 4th only.

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Find a Fireworks Show Near You

- Altamonte Springs, Red Hot and Boom

Tuesday, July 3rd, 4 pm-11 pm - Cranes Roost Park, Altamonte Springs. Experience Red, Hot & Boom at Cranes Roost Park in Altamonte Springs. The pre-Fourth of July celebration will include fireworks and live entertainment. The band performing this year at Red, Hot, and Boom include Cobra Starship, Jo Jo, Karmin, Neon Hitch, Outasight, A Rocket To the Moon, and Chris Rene. Free

- Downtown Orlando, Fireworks at the Fountain

July 4th, 4 pm-10 pm (fireworks @ 9:20). Lake Eola Park, Downtown Orlando. Celebrate the Fourth of July at Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando. The event will include live entertainment, a kids area and fireworks. Free

- Baldwin Park, Independence Day Bash

Sunday, July 1st, 6 pm- 9:30 pm, Harbor Park,  Baldwin Park – Orlando. Food, Fun, and Music! Free | Details

- Winter Park, 16th Annual Old Fashioned 4th of July

July 4th, 9 am – 1 pm, Central Park, Winter Park. Wear your red, white and blue, pack a picnic lunch, bring a blanket or beach chair and gather with family and friends for this annual Winter Park tradition. The celebration will feature live patriotic music performed by Bach Festival Brass Band and Bach Festival Choir, horse-drawn wagon rides, Orlando Cloggers, Rockin’ Roadster Road Show and much more! Free watermelon, hot dogs, and water. Free | Details

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- Avalon Park, 4th of July Celebration

July 4th, 5 pm-9 pm, Avalon Park. Experience the 4th of July Celebration in Avalon Park. The event will include fireworks, music, a home run derby, hot dog eating contest, bike parade and an apple pie bake-off. Free | Details

- Daytona Beach, 4th of July Summer Spectacular

July 4th, 7 pm – 9:45 pm, Daytona Beach Bandshell/ Experience the Fourth of July Summer Spectacular at the Daytona Beach Bandshell. The event will include live music and fireworks. Free

- Ormond Beach, July 4th Independence Day Celebration

City Hall Plaza, Fortunato Park and Rockefeller Gardens from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The festivities begin at 6:00 fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

- St. Cloud, July 3rd and 4th Celebrations – Details

July 3rd from 6pm – 10pm is their Jimmy Buffett Style/ Keywest Margarita Party featuring Volcano Joe and the Hot Lava Band, “Key West Style” refreshments, and plenty of food so the party lasts and lasts!

On July 4th, celebrate from 3pm to 10pm with music, food, games, beer tent, Veteran Tributes, The Hot Property Band Rockin’, and The Osceola Community Choir paying tribute to our independence singing Homeland just prior to the fireworks display. Wild Florida will have their 17 foot Airboat there and will be giving 30 minute rides on the lake for only $15 per person.

- Kissimmee, Fireworks – Details

The event kicks off at 4 PM on July 4th with a Naturalization Ceremony on the Main Stage at the Kissimmee Lakefront followed by live entertainment featuring Chris McCarty and a spectacular fireworks display over beautiful Lake Toho at about 9:10 PM!

- Winter Garden, Kids Parade and Party in the Park – Details

Winter Garden has 2 events. Enjoy the All American kids parade and Breakfast on July 4th from 8-10 am featuring breakfast, decorations to adore bicycles, scooters, strollers and wagons and games at the Winter Garden Masonic Lodge. Then from 5-9:30 pm, bring a chair, blanket or have a seat in the grass for this annual Winter Garden tradition!  Keep your eyes on the sky for one of the best firework displays in West Orange County.  Live music, family activities, food and more keep the evening fun for all ages!  Parking available at Health Central Park and Dillard Street Elementary.  Firework display at 9:15pm.

- Mount Dora, 4th of July Celebration

July 4th, 10 am – 9 pm (Parade at 10 a.m., celebration from 5-9 p.m. with fireworks at 9 p.m) Gilbert Park, Mount Dora/ Experience the Fourth of July Celebration at Gilbert Park in Mount Dora. The event will include a parade, kids’ fest and fireworks over Lake Dora. Free | For more information please call 352-267-2879.

- Cocoa Beach, Brevard Symphony Orchestra – Free Concert Under the Stars

July 4th, 8 pm, Riverfront Park, Cocoa Beach | Free Pops concert and fireworks. Guests will experience an evening of fabulous patriotic and Pops classics while viewing the awesome fireworks display presented by the Cities of Cocoa and Rockledge. | Free | Details

- DeBary, Freedom and Fireworks

July 4th, 4:00 pm – 9:30 pm, Gemini Springs, DeBary. Experience the Freedom Celebration at Gemini Springs Park in DeBary. The Fourth of July event will include music from top local musicians, a kids’ area and the finals of “DeBary Has Talent”. Free | Details


  1. michele Lightsey says:

    My uncle is the one setting up and firing off the fire works for Lake Eola. he works for Zambelli. he does a great job and it will be aired on BH news 9

  2. OrlandoWaterHole says:

    Awesome collection of events. Researching stuff like this is no easy feat! Well done.

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