Fireworks Near Me: Jersey City July 4, 2022

JERSEY CITY, NJ — Cities and counties across the country continue to bring back many traditional Independence Day activities that have been canceled or changed over the past two years.

The 4th of July is right around the corner, so it’s time to find out what 4th of July fireworks and festivities are happening near you in 2022.

We have all the fireworks shows, parades and festivals happening in and around the Jersey City area, so you can start planning now.

Don’t forget to check with the organizers before you go.

Here’s what to expect this 4th of July in the Jersey City area:

4th of July celebration in Jersey City

What: Fireworks and Flo Rida: 4th of July Celebration in Jersey City

Where: Exchange Square, Jersey City Waterfront

When: 4th of July, almost all day

More details: A full day of music, food and entertainment on the Jersey City waterfront, headlined by rapper Flo Rida, and with Grucci fireworks over the Hudson River. For more information, visit the patch schedule here.

Other nearby events and fireworks

  • The Statue of Liberty 5K race will take place in Jersey City on July 4. More information is here.
  • The Macy’s Fireworks will be over the East River this year and are usually televised. More details are here.
  • NY Waterway fireworks cruise information is here.
  • Information on the many fireworks displays and events in Essex County, including a car show, is listed in this article on Maplewood Patch.

Due to pandemic outbreaks, counties or cities may adjust or cancel events at the last minute, so check with organizers. Do you know of other events in the area? Post them on the patch calendar.