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Dates:Wednesday, June 2, 2021 - Monday, August 23, 2021
Ages:Toddlers, Kids, Teens, Adults
boston fireworks 2021 where to watch start times by date photoFind out where they'll be shooting fireworks off nearest you in and around Boston, Massachusetts in 2021 - by date. Hopefully we will get some good news about fireworks displays for this summer!

Everyone wants to know: Are Massachusetts fireworks displays coming back in 2021!? At this point, some displays have already been cancelled, but the status of many is yet to be determined. We are working hard to find out what's on and what's off for 2021.

We will be updating this page frequently as information becomes available. Please let us know if you have information to share.
Stay tuned!

========Local Displays UPDATED June 11, 2021=======

Many towns near Boston celebrate on different dates & times - so you are sure to find a display to fit your schedule near you. View the list to see if fireworks displays will be taking place near you tonight.

*Please contact the local authority to confirm dates before you go, as weather and circumstances can change.

Of course, the biggest Boston Fireworks event takes place at the July 4th Boston Fireworks Spectacular which is always preceded by the time-honored patriotic Boston Pops Concert.

For an alphabetical list by town, please refer to our Boston Fireworks Displays by Town page where you can view the info in alpha order by town with links for more information.

Happy Independence Day 2021!


Quincy, Pageant field Boat Landing, Vietnam Veterans Drive / Over Quincy Bay (Flag Day)


Hampton Beach, NH, Hampton Beach **Special Sand Sculpting Fireworks Display**, 9:30 PM


Braintree, Braintree High School field (Braintree Day) 9:30PM
Easthampton, 109 Everett Street, 9:00 PM
Pepperell, back field behind Varnum Brook Elementary School, Dusk


Hampton Beach, NH, Hampton Beach, 9:30 PM


Greenfield, Beacon Field, 9:30 PM (Raindate: 7/5/2021)
Lexington , Lexington H.S. Baseball Field - Worthen Road, 9:30 PM
Middleborough, Battis Field / Pierce playground - Jackson Street, 9:30 PM
Worcester, Polar Park Stadium, After 6:35pm game


Boston NEW! Over Boston Harbor at 9:15pm
Gloucester, Fort Area, Stage Fort Park, 1 Hough Ave., 9:00 PM
Webster, Webster Lake Memorial Beach - Thompson Road, 9:00 PM (Raindate: 7/10/2021)
Worcester, Polar Park Stadium, After 4:35pm game


Boston, NEW! Boston Common, 10:30pm
Hampton Beach, NH, Hampton Beach, 9:30 PM
Worcester, Polar Park Stadium, After 6:35pm game


Hampton Beach, NH, Hampton Beach, 9:30 PM


Hampton Beach, NH, Hampton Beach, 9:30 PM


Hampton Beach, NH, Hampton Beach, 9:30 PM


Hampton Beach, NH, Hampton Beach, 9:30 PM


Hampton Beach, NH, Hampton Beach, 9:30 PM


Newburyport, Over Newburyport Harbor, 9:15 PM


Beverly , Lynch Park and Dane St. Beach (Homecoming Days)


Hampton Beach, NH, Hampton Beach, 9:30 PM


Rockport, Old Granite Pier, Sandy Bay, Rockport (Illuminations), Dusk


Hampton Beach, NH, Hampton Beach, 9:30 PM


Hampton Beach, NH, Hampton Beach, 9:30 PM


Hampton Beach, NH, Hampton Beach, 9:30 PM


Billerica, Marshall Middle School for Yankee Doodle Homecoming Day, 9:00 PM
Winchester, Manchester Field, 9:15 PM


Yarmouth, Seagull Beach, South Yarmouth (Seaside Festival)


Hampton Beach, NH, **Special New Year’s Eve Display (8 p.m.)**, 9:30 PM


Abington, Memorial Field, Island Grove Park
Acton, Nara Park, 25 Ledge Rock Way
Amesbury, Woodsom Farm, 223 Lions Mouth Road
Brockton, Brockton Fairgrounds
Falmouth, Falmouth Heights Beach - Gifford Street
Foxborough, Booth Playground (Founder's Day)
Granby, Dufresne Park, 32 Kendall Street
Harvard, Fruitlands Museum, 102 Prospect Hill Rd. *30 per car or 5 per person walk in. Children 7 and under are free
Hingham, Hingham Harbor
Lincoln, Codman Field, Ballfield Road
Lynn, Barge near Red Rock - 76 Marine Street
Manchester, Barge off Singing Beach
Mashpee, Golf Course, 20 Red Brook Road
Mashpee , Mashpee High School, 500 Old Barnstable Rd.
Nahant, Bailey’s Hill Park, Bass Point Road
Nantucket, Barges off Jetties Beach
Natick, Parade & Pancake Breakfast
Onset, Shell Point Beach parking lot - near 61 South Blvd.
Plymouth, at Plymouth Waterfront
Provincetown, MacMillan Pier - 24 Macmillan Pier at Provincetown Harbor
Salem, Barge off Derby Wharf - Winter Island
Sharon, Barge on Lake Massapoag - 196 Pond Street
Swampscott, Nahant Bay
Wakefield, Lake Quannapowitt - End of Beacon Street
Wilmington, Wilmington High School field - 159 Church Street
Worcester, Bell Hill - 170 Belmont Street


End of July (Date TBA)

Hinsdale, 134 Maple Street

End of June (Date TBA)

Dracut, Dracut H.S. at the Gazebo on 1560 Lakeview Avenue
Holyoke, Wyckoff Country Club - 233 Easthampton Road
Ware, Ball Park - 73 Church Street

First Week in July (Date TBA)

Ayer, Pirone Park, 36 Bligh Street
Everett, Glendale Park
Uxbridge, McCloskey M.S., 62 Capron Street
Wareham, Onset harbor

First Week in June (Date TBA)

Dalton, Legion Grounds, E. Deming Street
Dighton, 979 Somerset Avenue

First Week of July (Date TBA)

East Brookfield, Old Landfill - Connie Mack Drive

Last Week in August (Date TBA)

Clinton, CV Athletic Complex

Last Week in June (Date TBA)

Chicopee, Szot Park, Front Street
Halifax, Halifax Elementary School Field - 464 Plymouth Street
Holyoke, Holyoke Community College, at 303 Homestead Avenue
Westfield, Fields behind the Boys and Girls Club and the Amelia Park Children’s Museum / Westfield Middle School field off West Silver Street.

Last week in June (Date TBA)

Auburn, Pappas Recreation Complex, 203 Pakachoag St.

Late June (Date TBA)

Hanover, Ballfields behind Center School - 65 Silver Street

Mid June (Date TBA)

Warren, Quabog Regional H.S. - 284 Old West Brookfield Road
Woburn, DPW Yard off N. Warren St., North Warren Street

Mid September (Date TBA)

Harwich, Harwich Community Center fields, 100 Oak Street

New Year's Eve (Date TBA)

Chatham, Oyster Pond

New Year's Eve (early) (Date TBA)

Boston, Family First Night, Boston Common Ball Fields

New Year's Eve (midnight) (Date TBA)

Boston, First Night over Boston Harbor

Third Week in June (Date TBA)

Carlisle, Baseball Field, Church Street
Florence, Look Memorial Park
Hull, Barge off Nantasket Beach, 109-125 Main Street
Upton, Blackstone Valley Regional Vocational High School

Third Week in May (Date TBA)

Wellesley, Hunnewell Field - Rice Street


Franklin, Franklin High School, 218 Oak Street)
Groton, Groton Field - Playground Road
Ipswich, Turner Hill Golf Club - 251 Topsfield Road
Ipswich, Ipswich Country Club - 148 Country Club Road
Lowell , Pedestrian Walkway - Aiken Street
Lynn, Fraser Field After Games - 26 Ford Street
Marblehead, Marblehead Harbor (Illunmiation / Fireworks)
Maynard, Fowler School 3 Tiger Way
Middleton, Town Transfer Station, Natsue Way
Pittsfield, Pittsfield Cemetary property - 203 Wahconah Street
Sailsbury, Salisbury Beach

Usually Third Week in June (Date TBA)

Leominster, Doyle Field, 115 Priest Street

Usually End of June (Date TBA)

Stockbridge, Norman Rockwell Museum - 9 Glendale Road

Usually First Week in July (Date TBA)

Marion, Town Display at Silvershell Beach - Front Street
Oakham, Barge on Lake Dean - 203 Beachan Road
Orleans, Rock Harbor Beach - Dyer Prince Road
Otis, Otis Reservoir 410 Tolland Road

Usually July 2 (Date TBA)

Boston, Boston Harbor

Usually July 3rd (Date TBA)

Agawam, Picnic Grove - 1623 Main Street
Andover, Andover High School, 80 Shawsheen Road
Attleboro, Hayward Field, 89 North Avenue
East Longmeadow, H.S. Athletc Field - Maple Street
Fitchburg, Fireworks are shot off Rollstone Hill off Pratt Road
Foxborough, Gillette Stadium & Patriot Place’s North Marketplace (Free Parking)
Freetown, Hathaway Park, Carleys Way
Haverhill, Riverside Park 163 Lincoln Avenue
Lawrence, Field across from H.S. - 71 North Parish Road
Methuen, 100 Milk Street
Milford, Plains Park on Cedar Street
Needham , Needham HS Parking Lot, 609 Webster Street
North Andover , Hayes Stadium - 495 Main Street
Randolph, Randolph HS baseball field, 70 Memorial Parkway
South Hadley, Michael E. Smith Middle School - 100 Mosier Street
Stoughton, O'Donnel Middle School on Cushing Street
Walpole , Joe Morgan Memorial Field - 220 School Street
Weymouth, Barge off Wessagussett Beach - Wessagussett Road

Usually July 4th (Date TBA)

Agawam, Picnic Grove - 1623 Main Street
Amherst, McGuirk Stadium at UMASS Amherst
Barnstable, Aselton Park, Bismore Park, and Veteran’s Park Beach
Bellingham, Bellingham High School,60 Blackstone Field
Beverly, West Beach in Beverly Farms - 121 West Road
Boston, Hatch Shell on the Esplanade
Bridgewater, Legion Field - 200 South Street
Burlington, View from Burlington Town Common or Simonds Park
Canton, Irish Cultural Center
Edgartown, Edgartown Harbor, Oak Bluffs Ave.
Fall River, Barge in the Taunton River - 1338 Davol Street
Hampton Beach, NH, Hampton Beach
Hyannis, Lewis Beach (View along Hyannis Harbor & West Yarmouth beaches
Millbury, Lot behind True Value - Howe Avenue
New Bedford, Downtown New Bedford/State Pier
Newton, Albemarle Field / Halloran Sports Complex
North Adams, Joe Wolfe Field
Springfield, Track at Blunt Park
Waltham, Leary Field, 19 Athletic Field Road
Winthrop, Norcross Point

Usually July 5th (Date TBA)

Agawam, Picnic Grove - 1623 Main Street

Usually July 6th (Date TBA)

Agawam, Picnic Grove - 1623 Main Street

Usually Labor Day (Date TBA)

Boston, Boston Waterfront / Boston Harbor

Usually Last Week in June (Date TBA)

Northbridge, Lasell Field, 171 Linwood Avenue
Somerville, Trum Field, Franey Road

Usually Late June (Date TBA)

North Reading,

Usually Mid October (Date TBA)

South Yarmouth, Seagull Beach, West Yarmouth

Usually Second Week in July (Date TBA)

Sandwich, Old Town Cemetary - Grove Street
Sandwich, Sandwich High School (Sandwich Town Fair)

Usually September (Date TBA)

East Harwich, Harwich Community Center fields, 100 Oak Street

Usually Third Week in June (Date TBA)

Milton, Gov. Hutchinson Field Adams Street
Monson, Quarry Hill School, 43 Margaret St.
Northampton, Look Park Gazebo Area
Norton, Henri A. Yelle School - 64 W. Main Street
Reading, Baseball field at the Reading Memorial High School, 62 Oakland Road
Shelburne Falls, Field at 200 Mechanic Street
South Hamilton, Patton Park, Bay Road
Sunderland, Sunderland's seafront and Cliffe Park

Usually on Halloween (Date TBA)

Salem, Fireworks over the North River

If you know of a display that is not shown here - let us know!

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The Fireworks, Grade 2 Student
I love the fireworks on the forth of July because they make loud noises and because they are very very very colorful.I LOVE THE FIREWORKS.


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