Where to see fireworks on the Fourth of July

Ronnie Rodgers

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With Jacksonville being one of the largest cities there are multiple places to see fireworks on the Fourth of July.

Here is a list of places to see fireworks displays :


Jacksonville Beach

During its annual show people can watch fireworks on the beach or over dinner at one of the many restaurants on the shoreline. Poe’s Tavern, Roy’s and Sneakers Sports Grille are all nice places on the beach to eat.



Fourth of July Celebration Downtown will have an activity for every age group from 5-10 p.m. There will be music, drinks, food and fireworks. The display can be seen from multiple location like the North and South banks. The main firework display will begin at 9:45 p.m., and can also be watched on WJXT.  The Landing will also have live entertainment and drinks for people over 21.


Riverside Art Market

Under the Fuller Warren Bridge the annual Independence Day Party will take place. There will be music, food and more. Some of the food vendors include  Cely’s Filipino Food, Conscious Eats, Fresh from Yianni’s Kitchen, GuanaBana Ice Pops, Jack and Jill’s Shaved Ice, Livin The Dream Sand Creations, Moonbooch, Old West Kettle Korn ,PIE95 PIZZA and more will be announced.


St. Augustine Fourth of July Concert and Fireworks

The nation’s oldest city will be celebrating the fourth in a large way. There will be performances, food and a firework show at 9:30 p.m.  A1A Ale Works, Tempo Restaurant, Hoptinger’s and Barnacle Bill’s are all places close to the festivals where you can grab a bite to eat.



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