Sparkling Celebrations | 4th of July Celebrations in South Jersey

Sparkling Celebrations | 4th of July Celebrations in South Jersey Get ready to experience the magic of Independence Day in South Jersey! As we gear up for the Fourth of July, communities across the region are preparing unforgettable celebrations filled with patriotism and excitement.

Mount Holly Fireworks

July 3 @ 12 pm EDT

The Marlton 4th of July 5K is the premier July 4th race in South Jersey featuring a fast and traffic free course featuring clocks at each mile, 2 water stops, and plenty of fans to cheer you on. From first time 5Kers to spirited competition among local high school runners, the Marlton 4th of July 5K is the place to race on July 4th.   

Bordentown Independence Day Fireworks Celebration


July 3 @ 4:30 pm EDT

Fireworks, food, music, games, and more.

Freedom Festival | Camden Waterfront | Independence Day 

July 3 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm EDT

Celebrate Independence Day at the Freedom Festival on the Camden Waterfront!

Gin Blossoms
Chart-topping alternative rock band known for their hit single “Hey Jealousy” from their quadruple-platinum debut major-label album New Miserable Experience

Tara Hendricks
Tara Hendricks has garnered attention in the Philly music scene with her powerhouse voice, contagious energy, and charismatic songs

Fireworks Spectacular over the Delaware River – 9:30 PM
This festival brings thousands of people together to enjoy a series of artists and a spectacular firework show from Serpico Pyrotechnics. Be sure to come to the Camden Waterfront for food, beer, music, and fireworks in celebration of the annual Freedom Festival! 

Fireworks on Battleship New Jersey

July 3 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm EDT

On Wednesday, July 3, watch the Independence Week Fireworks from the Battleship’s main deck, where we’ll have live music, temporary tattoos for kids, food concessions and bar service. Just a $10 donation for general public fireworks viewing.

Fourth of July Firecracker 5k

July 4 @ 8:00 am EDT

Come celebrate with us at the Salem County Fairgrounds (735 Route 40, Pilesgrove) this Fourth of July! We’ll be holding the Firecracker 5k at 8 am. At 4 pm the gates open for our festival and fireworks.

Smithville 4th of July Parade

July 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 pm EDT

Come out and celebrate our Nations’ birth! Historic Smithville has the largest Fourth of July parade in all of New Jersey. The parade will start at 9 a.m. with an expected 10,000 people to line the parade route. If you are interested in participating in the Fourth of July Parade you must pre-register, more information is given in the link below. Historic Smithville offers 50 Shoppes, 7 eateries, carousel ride, train ride, paddle boats, on-site lodging at the Colonial Inn and over 26 free weekend events!

Woodstown 4th of July Parade

July 4 @ 10:00 am EDT

Some have said our parade is right out of a Norman Rockwell painting.  We are a  traditional and quaint parade running down Main Street. Both sides of the street are lined with spectators waiving our American flag. Every home boasts a flag and every porch has homeowners, family and friends anxiously awaiting that first fire truck.  Come join us for the pride and joy of Salem County, our 4th of July Celebration.


Willie Nelson: Willie’s 4th of July Picnic

July 4 @ 1:30 pm EDT

With a seven-decade career, Willie Nelson has earned every conceivable award as a musician and amassed reputable credentials as an author, actor, and activist.

July 4th Star Spangled Sips at Saddlehill

July 4 

Indulge in a delicious buffet featuring all your BBQ favorites. Burgers, hot dogs, wings, veggies, salads, pies, cookies and more. We’re offering three different sessions, each lasting 2.5 hours. All ages are welcome so bring your family and friends for a memorable Fourth of July at Saddlehill Winery. $47 per person includes our BBQ buffet, desserts and non-alcoholic drinks. (Wine sold separately). Children under 3 are free. Raise a glass to freedom, enjoy the festivities, and make lasting memories.

Raft Race — Riverton 4th

July 4 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm EDT

The Raft Race is a must-see event! Come on down to the Riverton Yacht Club to watch our intrepid sailors sink, swim, and occasionally paddle their way to victory! Returning this year is a kayak race! Contestants steering planks of polystyrene, plywood-topped inner tubes, PVC half-pipes with garden rakes, kitchen brooms, and Lego-like plastic paddles, because anything truly from the nautical realm is not allowed in this zany race.  That’s right, if it’s from a real boat or raft, it’s not allowed! Awards are presented for creativity, biggest spectacle, best-dressed and other honors. Be on the lookout for pirate attacks!

Independence Day Celebrations in Collingswood for 2024!

July 4 @ 6:30 pm EDT

6:30PM: Gates open at the high school field for fireworks. Fireworks can also be viewed from Knight Park (Note: there is no parking in the park on July 4). 

7:45PM: Performance by TO THE MAX

DUSK: Fireworks Spectacular!

Please note: Roberts Pool will close at 7pm on July 5th.