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Fireworks Guide: Where you can see fireworks this Fourth of July

Posted at 6:05 PM, Jun 29, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-30 12:03:38-04

There are plenty of opportunities this Independence Day to see fireworks! In addition to the planned events, breweries and bars in Scott’s Addition will be hosting parties around the grand finale fireworks show at the Diamond.

Saturday, July 1

Fireworks at Kings Dominion
When: July 1-4
Where: 16000 Theme Park Way, Doswell, Virginia
Cost: price of admission to park.

Second Annual Innsbrook Pavilion, Taste of Virginia 2017
When:  3:30 – 9:30 p.m. (Rain Date: Sunday, July 2)
Where: 4901 Lake Brook Drive, Glen Allen, VA 23060
What: Food, Beer & Wine Festival
There will be local food, wine, beer, artisans, kids’ zone, bands and a fireworks finale.
Cost: General admission tickets are $10 and VIP tickets are $70.
Bring $5 for parking per car.
For more information, click here. 

Monday, July 3

Busch Gardens celebrates Independence Day
When: July 3, 4 from 9:30 p.m.- 9:45 p.m.
Where: 1 Busch Gardens Blvd, Williamsburg, VA 23185
Cost: price of admission to park.

Tuesday, July 4

Colonial Heights Fireworks
When:  9 p.m. (rain date: July 5)
Where: 116 Southgate Square/off Charles Dimmock Parkway, Best viewing spots will be off Interstate 95, Exit 53 or 54 in the Southgate Square/Wal-Mart Area.
Cost: FREE
Bring blankets and lawn chairs.

Dogwood Dell Fourth of July Celebration

When: 7:30 p.m. (fireworks at dusk)
Where: Dogwood Dell Amphitheater, 600 S Boulevard, Richmond VA 23220
What: Enjoy a free family Fourth of July celebration at Dogwood Dell with Carillon bells and Richmond Concert Band. Come a bit early to get a seat within the Dell, bring the family and friends, and of course your picnic supper. The concert begins at 7:30pm, just after the Carillon concert.

Flying Squirrels Fireworks at the Diamond 

When:  Gates open at 4:30 p.m.
Where: 3001 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220
What: The Squirrels take on the SeaWolves, followed by a fireworks extravaganza after the game.
Cost: $8 general admission or $10 general admission insurance

Fourth at the Fort, Independence Day Celebration

When: 5 p.m. (fireworks at 9:30 p.m.)
Where: Williams Stadium, 836-898 Lee Ave, Fort Lee VA 23801
Cost: FREE
Admission and parking are free and open to the general public. KidZone tickets are $1 each or $20 for an unlimited access armband. To access Fort Lee for this event, drivers must be able to show a Driver’s License, current vehicle registration and proof of insurance. Adult passengers must show a Driver’s License or other government-issued photo identification. All vehicles are subject to search.

Goochland Fourth of July Fireworks

When: 9 p.m. (rain date: July 5)
Where: Goochland Sports Complex — 1800 Sandy Hook Road, Goochland
Cost: FREE
What: Bring the whole family and enjoy a night under the stars with Goochland’s fireworks. Park, picnic and watch the fireworks. No tailgating and alcohol prohibited.