Celebrate this 4th of July in West Palm Beach Waterfront with an Independence Day Extravaganza. South Florida’s largest free outdoor celebration will feature a Military Honor Ceremony, larger-than-life games, a dynamic art exhibition, live music, and an impressive, 18-minute fireworks display dazzling over the Intracoastal Waterway. Fireworks are scheduled to begin around 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday, July 4, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
West Palm Beach Waterfront [Check map in the bottom for directions]
4th of July in West Palm Beach Events
Military Honor Ceremony, which includes a tribute to all branches of the military, presentation of the local Hometown Hero award and the unfurling of a five-story American flag. Music for the moving tribute will be provided by The Air National Guard Band of the South, a 45-member military music ensemble that supports the Air Force and Air National Guard’s mission by inspiring patriotism and fostering a deep appreciation of its rich history and legacy. The band will play at the Meyer Amphitheatre, with the Derek Mack Band opening the stage at 5 p.m.
Liddy Clark and Andrew Morris at the Discover The Palm Beaches Stage on the Great Lawn; and Brass Knucklehead and The People Upstairs will be at the Post Park Stage, just south of the Meyer Amphitheatre.
As a throwback to three decades of memories, the City is including a water show in this year’s entertainment lineup, the “JetRide Watercraft Stunt Show.”
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For the grand finale, Chris Anyzeski, a professional personal watercraft freestyle athlete with more than 10 years of experience, will attempt to flip his personal watercraft 30 times in honor of 4th on Flagler’s 30th anniversary. After the show’s finale, JetRide, a personal watercraft rental company, will also award one lucky 4th on Flagler attendee with a complimentary year’s membership while they are onsite.
The evening culminates with all eyes on the sky with South Florida’s most dazzling fireworks show illuminating the Intracoastal Waterway. The show starts at 9:00 p.m.
Food and drinks will be available for purchase, including local craft beer.
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