Best places to celebrate Fourth of July in Brevard
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Tuesday, July 3rd:
Port Canaveral: Smoke on the Water - Fireworks over the Harbor
FREE with $5 Parking
Fireworks begin after dark. A street party with food, drinks, and live music will also be in store. Bring chairs or blankets!
Wednesday, July 4th:
Viera: Great American Celebration
Spend Fourth of July with a classic game of baseball at the USSSA Stadium. Gates open at 5:30 pm, and the game begins at 6:30 pm. Fireworks will be set off around 9 pm.
Cocoa Village: Riverfront Park
A free concert by the Brevard Symphony Orchestra starts at 8 pm. Catch the fireworks at 9:15 pm. Don’t forget your lawn chairs or blankets. Food and beverages will be available for purchase at the park. The party gets started at 5 pm.
Melbourne: Front Street Park
Celebrate your Fourth of July holiday watching a spectacular skydiving show along with fireworks over the Indian River Lagoon near Front Street Park. A free shuttle service will be transporting guests from the Melbourne Auditorium (625 Hibiscus Boulevard) to Front Street Park. The Air Sports Parachute Team will begin their show at 8:05 pm; fireworks will be set off around 9 pm.
Palm Bay: Eastern Florida State College
This huge Independence Day Celebration will be held at the Palm Bay campus of Eastern Florida State College. Enjoy a free concert by former American Idol contestant and Palm Bay native, Mackenzie Carey. Food trucks and a kids’ zone will be part of the event. The Independence Day Celebration starts at 4 pm; fireworks are expected to go off at 9 pm.
Titusville: Red, White & Boom - Sand Point Park
This event includes live music and family fun. Festivities begin at 7 pm. Enjoy fireworks launched from Marina Park around 9:15 pm.
Thursday, July 5th:
You won’t want to miss this extravagant display of fireworks which can be seen all along Cocoa Beach. Some popular viewing spots include Lori Wilson Park and the Cocoa Beach Pier. The free firework show starts around 8:45 pm.