Your guide to Fourth of July celebrations around New Orleans

Your guide to Fourth of July celebrations around New Orleans

A parade that steps off at noon gives way to music and activities throughout the day and leads up to fireworks at dusk. Everyone loves a good barbeque with family and friends, but the area also offers some of the best parades and fireworks shows around. For more information, contact 660-429-3988 or wburgmainstreet@gmail.com.

Fireworks will illuminate the skies above the Delaware Bay. At 8:30 p.m., the Venetian Night Lighted Boat Parade will float along the lake until fireworks begin.

Fireworks at dusk, viewable from anywhere in Dewey. There will be live entertainment, pony rides, food vendors and a beer garden by Ipswich Ale.

Fairgrounds Park, Filbert & Dover Avenues. Patriotic celebration kicks off the event at 4 p.m. followed by live music featuring Supercharger and Peace of Cake. The Country Fair will continue on the common, 8 a.m. -3 p.m., as will the Art Festival at the CCA, 8:30 a.m. -1 p.m. Check out hockessin4thofjuly.org for more info. The festival gates open at 6 pm and the fireworks begin around 9:30 pm. There will be no parade this year.

CRYSTAL LAKE INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE, 1 p.m. July 2, stepping off at City Hall, 100 W. Woodstock St., Crystal Lake.

There will be numerous activities throughout the day, according to the City of Madison website. Parade steps off at 9:30 a.m. and will feature holiday-decorated bikes, wagons, strollers and dogs. Special thanks to the Port of Astoria, Arbor Care Tree Specialists, and Lewis & Clark Golf & RV Park for their assistance in making the fireworks show happen. Family friendly fun. Fireworks at dusk.

McDonald: Festival from 6 to 11 p.m. nightly until Saturday at Woodland Park, 500 Ohio Ave.

10 a.m. – Independence Day Parade along Main Street. Fireworks can be viewed from the beach.

Fireworks will be around 10 p.m., Thursday, June 29 at the rodeo grounds. For details, visit CityofRehoboth.com. A reading of the Declaration of Independence, a brief presentation, and a Community BBQ will follow. The Independence Day celebration finishes up with a fireworks extravaganza at Howe Ballfields at 10:15 p.m. Check out ChesapeakeCity-MD.gov for more info. Bring your own picnic to the historic Terrace Mill, located along the Chippewa River and the Keystone Arch Bridge, 10 miles south of Glenwood on Highway. Food vendors will be on site.

Healdsburg Fireworks: American Legion 40-minute fireworks display approximately 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, Healdsburg High School football field.

Shuttle bus service will begin at 6 p.m. and will drop passengers off at the lower level parking lot alongside the tennis courts until 8:30 p.m. From musical performances to a food truck rally, the events and activities will take place at Central Park North, Central Park drive, Farmer’s Market Pavilion and the Historical Village.