114 Places to watch 4th of July fireworks in Colorado in 2019

Fireworks show over Vallecito Lake in Bayfield, CO. Photo credit: David Kobuszewski (flickr)

Here’s a look at some of the Fourth of July fireworks shows and fireworks in 2019 around Colorado Springs and the state of Colorado.

NOTE: These shows are subject to cancelation pending many things, including weather, fire risk, etc. Many mountain towns seem to be canceling or changing their shows. Please check with an official source before planning your trip.

JUNE 28-30

• Fort Carson — Freedom Festival: Fireworks 9:30 p.m. June 29, Iron Horse Park.


• Peyton — Falcon Freedom Days — Fireworks, 9:30 p.m., Meridian Ranch, Antler Creek Golf Course.


• Glendale — Fireworks: 9:15 p.m., Creekside Park.

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JULY 2-3

• Denver — Colorado Rockies vs. Houston Astros and Fireworks: 6:10 p.m., Coors Field, Denver, go online for ticket prices.


• Avon — Berkshire Hathaway’s Salute to the USA: Music at 5 p.m., fireworks at 9:15 p.m., Harry A. Nottingham Park, Avon.

• Denver — Independence Eve Fireworks: 8 p.m., Civic Center, Denver.

• Erie — July 3 Fireworks Show: At dusk, Vista Ridge.

• Fruita — 3rd of July Fireworks Show: At sunset, Snooks Bottom Open.

• Littleton — Red, White & You: Fun-filled patriotic community event and fireworks, Clement Park, Littleton.

• Littleton — Super Diamond & Fireworks: Concert at 7:30 p.m. with fireworks after concert, Hudson Gardens and Event Center.

• Pueblo — Patriotic Day: With special activities for kids. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Buell Children’s Museum, Pueblo.

JULY 3-6

• Meeker — Range Call: Parade, fireworks, concerts and more. July 3-6, Meeker.


• Alamosa — 4th of July Celebration: Pancake breakfast, parade and fireworks at dusk, Alamosa.

• Arvada — Independence Day Fireworks: 7-9 p.m., fireworks begin at dusk, Stenger Soccer Complex, Arvada.

• Aspen — Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration: Parade, kids’ carnival, live music, picnics and fireworks, Aspen.

• Aurora — 4th of July Spectacular: Live music, food and fireworks, 6-10 p.m., Aurora Municipal Center Great Lawn, Aurora.

• Beaver Creek — Independence Day Celebration: Beaver Creek.

• Black Hawk — Boom Town 4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza: Fireworks at 9:30 p.m., Black Hawk.

• Boulder — Ralphie’s Independence Day Blast: Live music with Ralphie, CU mascot and fireworks at dusk. Gates open at 8 p.m., Folsom Field, Boulder.

• Brighton — 4th of July Concert and Celebration: Brighton.

• Broomfield — Great American Picnic: Activities begin at 5 p.m. with fireworks at 9:30 p.m., Broomfield County Commons Park.

• Buena Vista — Fourth of July Town Wide Celebration: Buena Vista.

• Carbondale — 4th of July Parade and Pool Party: Food, games, live music and more, Main Street and Sopris Park, Carbondale.

• Castle Rock — Fireworks: At dusk, Red Hawk Ridge Golf Course.

• Commerce City: Rapids 4thFest: Rapids vs. Revolution at 7 p.m. with fireworks after game.

• Craig: Independence Day Celebration: Fireworks at dusk, Moffat County High School.

• Creede — July 4 Street Festival and Parade: Creede.

• Crested Butte — 4th of July in Crested Butte: Fireworks at 9:30 p.m., Mount Crested Butte.

• Cripple Creek — 4th of July Celebration: Music with fireworks at 9:30 p.m., City Park and in the Brass Ass Parking lot, Cripple Creek.

• Delta — Fireworks: Confluence Park.

• Denver — Park Hill 4th of July Parade: Denver’s largest Independence Day march, 1:30 p.m., 23rd Avenue, Denver.

• Denver — Fireworks Spectacular: Festivities begin at 6 p.m. with fireworks at 9:30 p.m., Green Valley Ranch Golf Club.

• Denver — Denver Outlaws Fourth of July Celebration: Game at 7 p.m. with fireworks after game, Broncos Stadium at Mile High.

• Denver — Rubedo’s Independence Day V: A born and raised Denver band. 8 p.m., Bluebird Theater, Denver.

• Denver — Fireworks: 10 p.m., Elitch Gardens Denver.

• Durango — 4th of July Celebration: Pancake breakfast, walk/run and fireworks, Rotary Park and Main Avenue, Durango.

• Englewood — 4th of July Festival and Fireworks: Activities begin at 3 p.m. with fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

• Estes Park — 4th of July Celebration: Fireworks at 9:30 p.m., Lakes Estes.

• Evergreen — 4th of July Evergreen Music Festival: Buchanan Park, Evergreen.

• Fairplay — Independence Day Celebration: Music, vendors and fireworks, Front Street, Fairplay.

• Falcon — 16th Annual July 4 Pancake Breakfast: Hosted by BSA Troop 149, 7-11 a.m., Woodmen Hills East Recreation Center, 9025 Meridian Ranch Blvd.

• Firestone — 4th at Firestone: Activities begin at 10 a.m. with fireworks at 9:30 p.m., Miners Park.

• Fort Collins — 4th of July Celebration: Music at 8:15 p.m. with fireworks at 9:35 p.m., Sheldon Lake in City Park.

• Fort Lupton — 2019 Independence Day Celebration: Festivities start at noon with fireworks at dusk.

• Georgetown — 4th of July Celebration: Picnic, entertainment and more, no fireworks, Georgetown.

• Glenwood Springs — Fourth of July Celebration Laser Show: Festivities begin at 5 p.m. with laser show at 9:45 p.m., Two Rivers Park.

• Golden — 4th of July Community Celebration: Fireworks at 9:30 p.m., Lions Park.

• Granby — July 4th Celebration: Pancake breakfast, parade and fireworks, Granby.

• Grand Junction — Grand Junction Rockies Fireworks: After game, Suplizio Field.

• Grand Lake — 4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza: 10 p.m., over the lake, Grand Lake.

• Greeley — Fireworks at Greeley Stampede: 9:45 p.m., Island Grove Park.

• Gunnison — 4th of July in Gunnison: Fireworks, 9:30 p.m., Jorgenson Park.

• Gypsum — 4th of July Celebration: Concert at 7 p.m. with fireworks at 9 p.m., Lundgren Theater.

• Highlands Ranch — July 4th Celebration: Face painters, games, inflatables, music and fireworks, Highlands Ranch Heritage Regional Park, Highlands Ranch.

• Holyoke — Volunteer Fire Department Fireworks: City Park.

• Idaho Springs — 4th of July Celebration: Live music, barbecue and fireworks, Citizens Park, Idaho Springs.

• Julesburg — JVFD Fireworks: At dusk, Cedar and 10th streets.

• Kremmling — Fire Up the Cliffs: Kremmling Town Square.

• La Junta — Old Fashioned Fourth of July: Parade, cannon firings, games and more, Bent’s Old Fort, La Junta.

• Lafayette — 4th of July Celebration: Live music, beer, food and more begins at 4 p.m., with fireworks at dusk, Lafayette.

• Lake City — Fourth of July Celebration: Festivities begin at 7 a.m. with fireworks at 9 p.m., Town Park.

• Lakewood — Big Boom Bash: Activities start at 5:30 p.m. with fireworks at 9:15 p.m., Jeffco Stadium.

• Littleton — Family Festival and Fireworks: Festivities start at 10 a.m. with fireworks at 9:30 p.m., Sweetwater Park.

• Lone Tree — Independence Day Celebration: Bike parade, food, music and fireworks, Sweetwater Park, Lone Tree.

• Longmont — 4th of July Fireworks: 9:30 p.m., Boulder County Fairgrounds.

• Louisville — Fourth of July Celebration and Fireworks: Activities start at 6 p.m. with fireworks at 9:30 p.m., Coal Creek Golf Course.

• Loveland — July 4th Festival: Festivities begin at 11 a.m. with fireworks at 9:17 p.m., North Lake Park.

• Montrose — Independence Day Parade and Fireworks: Fireworks at dusk, Montrose.

• Monument — Tri-Lakes 4th of July Celebration: Pancake breakfast, run, parade, music and street fair, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Second and Washington Streets, Monument.

• Morrison — Jet Car Nationals and Family Festival: Event starts at 3 p.m. with fireworks at 9:45 p.m., Bandimere Speedway.

• Northglenn — July 4th Festival: 7 a.m.-10 p.m., E.B. Rains Jr. Memorial Park, Northglenn.

• Old Colorado City — 4th of July Neighborhood Picnic: With live music. 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Bancroft Park, Old Colorado City, $5-$8. Tickets available online.

• Otis — July 4th Celebration: All-day activities with fireworks at dusk, Otis Fire Hall and Baseball Fields.

• Ouray — Old Fashioned Fourth of July: With many activities that have been a tradition since the early 1900s, with fireworks at dark, Ouray.

• Pagosa Springs — Celebrate 4th of July: Parade and fireworks, Pagosa Springs.

• Palmer Lake — 4th of July Celebration: Fireworks at dusk, Palmer Lake.

• Park Hill — 4th of July Parade: 1:30 p.m., 23rd Avenue, Park Hill.

• Parker — Parker’s Stars and Stripes Celebration: Live music at 6 p.m. with fireworks at 9:30 p.m., Salisbury Park, Parker.

• Pueblo — Rollin’ on the Riverwalk: Gates open at 5 p.m., Historic Arkansas Riverwalk.

• Pueblo West — 4th of July Celebration Wet Parade: Celebrate Independence Day with a splash. 10 a.m., Pueblo West.

• Rangley — 4th of July Celebration: Fireworks at dusk.

• Silver Plume — 4th of July Ice Cream Social: Dinger’s Park, Silver Plume.

• Silverton — 4th of July Spectacular: Ribbon run, parade, duck derby and more with fireworks after dark, Silverton.

• Snowmass Village — Community Celebration & Concert: Featuring Here Come the Mummies, and includes free sweet treats, Snowmass S’mores, Bitsy Photo Booth, glow in the dark goodies, patriotic giveaways, and more, Snowmass Village.

• Steamboat Springs — July 4th Fireworks: 9:45 p.m., Howelsen Hill, Steamboat Springs.

• Telluride — Fireman’s 4th of July Celebration: Parade, BBQ and more, fireworks after sun sets, Main Street and Town Park, Telluride.

• Thornton — 4th of July Celebration: Festivities begin at 4 p.m. with fireworks at 9:30 p.m., Carpenter Park Fields.

• Timnath — 4th of July Celebration: Activities at 6 p.m. with fireworks at 9:30 p.m., Timnath Reservoir.

• Trinidad — 4th of July Celebration: Noon-5 p.m., Historic Main Street.

• Vail — Vail America Days: Parade, 10 a.m. beginning at Golden Peak, fireworks at dusk, Golden Peak, Vail.

• Wellington — 4th of July Made in the USA: Festivities at 10 a.m. with fireworks at dusk, Centennial Park.

• Westcliffe — Fourth of July in Custer County: Car show, pancake breakfast and fireworks, over Lake DeWeese, Westcliffe.

• Westminster — July 4th Weekend: Events start at 4 p.m. with fireworks at 9:15 p.m., City Park.

• Windsor — Fourth of July Celebration: Fireworks at 9:10 p.m., Boardwalk Park.

• Winter Park — 4th of July Celebration: Music at 6 p.m. with fireworks at 9 p.m., Rendezvous Event Center.

JULY 4-6

• Florence — Fourth of July Festival: Music, food, beer fireworks and more. July 4-6, Florence.

JULY 4-8

• Breckenridge — Independence Day Celebration: Parade, music, art festival, fireworks and more, Breckenridge.


• Colorado Springs — Billy Ray Cyrus and Fireworks: Weidner Field, Colorado Springs.

• Fort Morgan — Racing and Fireworks: Fireworks after race, I-76 Speedway.

• Woodland Park — Symphony Above the Clouds and Fireworks: Gates open at 5:30 p.m., with fireworks at sundown, athletic field of the Woodland Park Middle School, Woodland Park.

JULY 5-6

• Dacono — Racing & Fireworks: Colorado National Speedway.


• Limon — Independence Celebration: Activities begin at 5:30 p.m. with fireworks at 10 p.m., Limon High School.

Red Feather Lakes — Independence Day Weekend Celebration: Fireworks at 9:30 p.m., Hiawatha Lake.



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