The 4th of July isn't the 4th of July without a firework show; the culmination of a celebration of our independent nation. Colorado has some of the most amazing shows this next week for the 4th of July and the days leading up to. Here is a list of locations celebrating this holiday week!
Monday, July 3rd
Denver/Civic Center Park – Downtown Denver’s Civic Center Park - 8 PM
Erie -- Erie-Vista Extravaganza, at Colorado National Golf Club, 2700 Vista Parkway, fireworks being at dusk.
Hudson Gardens/Littleton - Fireworks display follows the Super Diamond Concert
Littleton - (Clement Park, 7306 W. Bowles)
Tuesday, July 4th
Aurora -- 4th of July Spectacular, at the Aurora Municipal Center Great Lawn. 6 PM.
Arvada – Arvada Independence Day Celebration, at Lutz Ballfield and Stenger Sports Complex, 9 PM.
Aspen – Old Fashioned July 4th Celebration, Starts at 8 AM.
Boulder – Ralphie’s Independence Day Blast. 9:30 PM.
Breckenridge – Breckenridge Independence Day Celebration, fireworks begin at 9:45 PM.
Brighton -- Concert and fireworks take place at Carmichael Park, 650 E. Southern St. at 9:45 PM.
Broomfield – Broomfield Independence Day, at Broomfield County Commons Park. The firework show will begin at 9:30 PM.
Buena Vista – July 4th Celebration, 9 PM.
Canon City – Canon City Fireworks, at Veterans Park. Fireworks will begin at 9 PM.
Commerce City – 7 PM Colorado Rapids game & fireworks at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park with a post-game firework show. This is said to be the largest firework show in the state!
Castle Rock – Fireworks in Castle Rock. Red Hawk Golf Course, approximately 9:30 PM.
Cripple Creek – Cripple Creek’s 4th of July Celebration, 9:30 PM.
Denver/Elitch Gardens – Fireworks Presented by Pepsi, at Elitch Gardens Theme & Water Park. The park will be open all day, the firework show begins at 10 PM. elitchgardens.com.
Denver (Coors Field) – Postgame Fireworks, at Coors Field.
Denver (Sports Authority Field at Mile High) – Mile High Fireworks Show, at Sports Authority Field. Fireworks begin after the Denver Outlaws game.
Englewood -- Belview and Cornerstone Parks, fireworks begin at 9:30 PM.
Estes Park – 4th of July Celebration, at Stanley Park, 9:30 PM.
Firestone – 4th at Firestone, at Miners Park. Fireworks at dusk.
Fort Collins – 4th Of July Fireworks at City Park, at City Park, 9:35 PM.
Frisco – Frisco’s Fabulous 4th of July, with fireworks at 9 PM.
Granby – 4th of July Parade & Party in the Park, Downtown Granby.
Golden – July 4th Celebration, at Lions Park Ballfields, 1300 10th St., with fireworks starting at 9:35 PM.
Kremmling – Fire Up The Cliffs. Fireworks from the cliffs in town at dark.
Lafayette -- Fireworks show at Waneka Lake, 1600 Caria Drive, at 9:30 PM.
Littleton - Hudson Gardens - Fireworks display follows the Firefall concert.
Littleton – 4th of July Festival, at Progress, and Cornerstone Parks, with fireworks after dusk.
Longmont – Longmont 4th of July Fireworks Display, at the Boulder County Fairgrounds, 9:30 PM.
Louisville – Fourth of July Celebration and Firework, at Coal Creek Golf Course, 9:30 PM.
Loveland – July 4th Celebration, 9:17 PM over Lake Loveland.
Manitou Springs – MSVFD Fireworks, at Higginbotham Flats, 8 PM.
Northglenn – July 4th Festival, at E.B. Rains Jr. Memorial Park across from City Hall, 11801 Community Center Dr., with 9:30 PM fireworks.
Parker – Parker Stars and Stripes Celebration, at Salisbury Park, 11920 Motsenbocker Rd., at 9:30 PM.
Pueblo – Rollin’ in the Riverwalk, approximately 9 PM.
Telluride – 4th of July Celebration, fireworks show beginning at dusk.
Thornton – Red, White & Boom Bash, nighttime skydivers will jump at 9:30 PM over Carpenter Park, 11000 Colorado Blvd., and the moment they land, the fireworks start.
Westcliffe – Independence Day Celebrations, with fireworks at dusk.
Westminster – July 4th Celebration, at City Park Soccer Fields, 10475 Sheridan Blvd., firework show will begin at 9:15 PM.
Winter Park – Red, White, and Bluegrass, at Highway Park, 9 PM.
Woodland Park – Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration, Memorial Park, 9:15 PM.
There are also some shows over the weekend, so be sure to check your city website to see their schedules.
*Please remember that in most Colorado counties fireworks are illegal. If the firework has a loud bang or leaves the ground you can and will be fined up to $999 in most counties. Visit 9News.com for more information on your county's firework regulations.