We’ve gathered the Independence Day Celebration highlights from our packed event calendar. See all the nearest family-friendly events here!
Saturday, June 24
Fireworks Festival – Upton: Inflatable fun park (fee) and live bands, ending with fireworks after sunset. Details here.
Friday, June 30
Fourth of July Parade – Southborough Library: All children and caregivers are invited to march in a mini parade from the library to the Town House. Details here.
Independence Celebration and Fireworks – Worcester: Kids’ Corner activities, orchestra, and fireworks after sunset. Details here.
July 4th Block Party – Westborough: Hay and pony rides, moon bounce, interactive car racing, food vendors and more. Details here.
Fireworks Display – Northbridge: Gates open at 6pm, fireworks at 9pm or later. Details here.
Monday, July 3
Fireworks Display and Family Fun – Needham: Food and family-friendly entertainment leads up to a fireworks display after dark. Details here.
Fireworks in Milford: A 10pm fireworks display from Plains Park. Details here.
Tuesday, July 4
4th of July Parade – Natick: One of the region’s premier parades with a variety of vehicles, bands, and community organizations. Definitely lots of fire trucks. Details here.
4th of July Parade – Sudbury: Full parade packed with community groups and well over a dozen bands. Not quite as packed with fire trucks as Natick. Details here.
July 4th Parade and Children’s Games – Needham: A Grand Parade with a large showing of vehicles and groups follows a road race and children’s parade. Later, children’s races, entertainment, and food round out the day’s events. Details here.
Horribles Parade – Hopkinton: Small local parade that begins friendly but turns into a water fight by the end. Bring a towel! Details here.
July 4th Celebration and Fireworks – Newton: Day-long festivities with “Kids Morning” (Pet, Teddy Bear, and Doll Carriage Parades, foot races, free ice cream), and a celebration all afternoon/evening with amusment rides and food trucks, culminating in a fireworks display at 9pm. Details here.
Fireworks – Bellingham: A 9pm fireworks display launched from the Bellingham High School Field. Details here.
All Summer Long
Our calendar is absolutely packed with fun stuff right here in Framingham, Ashland and all the neighboring towns like Natick, Marlborough, Sudbury and Holliston. Subscribe below (free) to hear about the highlights each week!