4th of July fireworks—where to watch them in Huntsville

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Toyota Field hosts a fabulous 4th of July fireworks show. (Rocket City Trash Pandas)

In just a few weeks, the U.S. will celebrate the 247th anniversary of our independence, and as is the custom, folks all over the country will put together some form of fireworks display. And we love it!

So, you may be wondering where in the Rocket City you can watch some 4th of July fireworks, and we have a few suggestions, naturally. Here you go:

Independence Day Festival – Gurley

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The Town of Gurley will host its own Independence Day Festival, complete with live music, food trucks, family activities and — of course — fireworks.

Trash Pandas vs. Lookouts

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Stay after the Trash Pandas game July 4 at Toyota Field for some 4th of July fireworks! (Michael Seale/Hville Blast)

Not only can you head to Toyota Field July 4 to cheer on the Rocket City Trash Pandas against the Chattanooga Lookouts, but you can stay after the game for a fantastic fireworks display!

  • When: July 4, 6:30PM
  • Where: Toyota Field,
  • More info

4th of July Celebration at Wheeler Lake

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Catch 4th of July fireworks at Wheeler lake July 1-4. (KOA.com)

Set up a family picnic or get some grub from the food trucks while enjoying family fun, an outdoor movie and a dazzling fireworks display at the KOA campgrounds at Wheeler Lake.

Independence Weekend Celebration at MidCity

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Celebrate Independence Day early at MidCity! (MidCity District)

Since the 4th of July is on a Tuesday this year, there’s a work day in between the weekend and the holiday, so the fun folks at tghe MidCity District came up with a solution: an Independence Weekend Celebration!

This 3-day celebration includes live music each night June 30-July 2, fireworks July 1, and a watermelon carving contest July 2!

Red, White + Boom Fireworks Show – Athens

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Watch a great 4th of July fireworks show in Athens! (Athens-Limestone Visitors Center)

Celebrate Independence Day in Athens with a spectacular fireworks show! Sponsored by Athens-Limestone County Tourism, Redstone Federal Credit Union, City of Athens and Limestone County Commission, this is a free show that is going to be a blast!

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Michael Seale
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