It just wouldn’t be the Fourth of July without a well-received rockets’ red glare. This year PyroSpectaculars, will shoot off more than 100 tons of pyrotechnics in just 40 of its top shows across the country.
Wherever you are this Independence Day, chances are you’re within driving distance of one of these dramatic fireworks displays.
1) Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks, New York, NY
On July 4, more than 3 million spectators will line New York City’s East River to catch the country’s largest fireworks display. The star-studded 40th Annual Macy’s Firework Show will feature performances by Meghan Trainor and Kenny Chesney followed by five barges setting off more than 50,000 pyro effects.
Where to Watch: For front row seats, watch from the 34th Street Helipad. Those who don’t feel like braving the crowds can book the Fireworks Package at Dumont NYC and see the show from the comfort of their very own Skyline Suite.
2) Old Fashioned 4th of July, Aspen, CO
With a backdrop of Aspen Mountain, this resort town’s fireworks extravaganza screams Instagram likes. The show lasts approximately 20 minutes and serves as the intermission for the free family-friendly community street dance beginning at 8 p.m.