Celebrate July Fourth with fireworks, food and loved ones

July Fourth is just around the corner, with celebrations throughout the long weekend. Here are a few upcoming events you and your loved ones can enjoy in Gainesville and the surrounding area. 

Not in Gainesville? Explore July Fourth celebrations where you live

  • Enjoy an evening of live music, food trucks and spectacular fireworks at Fanfares & Fireworks on July 3 at 6 p.m.  
  • On July 4, veterans will receive free admission to the Florida Museum’s Butterfly Rainforest and Science Up Close: Fantastic Fossils exhibits.
  • Dubbed “the largest small-town fireworks display in America,” the City of Alachua’s July Fourth celebration starts at 4 p.m. and offers live music, food and an incredible display of fireworks.

Explore more July Fourth events in this Visit Gainesville article.