2017 Macy's 4th of July Fireworks

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2017 MACY'S 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS
July 4th
Fireworks
Jul 04, 2017
9:00pm
FREE
Official Site


Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks, the nation’s largest Independence Day display, will return to the East River this year for it's 41st Anniversary.  The show starts at approximately 9:20 p.m. and promises to dazzle the shorelines of Manhattan, Queens and Brooklyn with an unparalleled spectacle of color, light and sound set to commemorate the holiday with a very big bang!

Revelers enjoying the show are encouraged to experience the full explosive display by tuning in to radio station 1010 WINS-AM to hear the musical score to which the show is choreographed.

Independence Day spectators from coast-to-coast can catch all the action in the sky by tuning to NBC’s two-hour national broadcast of “Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular” beginning at 8 p.m. ET (check local listings). In addition to the pyrotechnic splendor, the 4th of July’s most popular entertainment special will feature performances from the nation’s hottest musical acts.  Stay tuned for more exciting details about this year's display.

BEST VIEWING LOCATIONS WILL BE THE ELEVATED PORTIONS OF THE FDR DRIVE FROM THE FOLLOWING ENTRY POINTS.

FROM HOUSTON TO MIDTOWN:
- Houston Street
- 23rd Street
- 34th Street
- 42nd Street

FROM LOWER MANHATTAN   
- Broad Street ground level
- Old Slip upper level
- Pearl & Frankfort

BEST VIEWING OF FIREWORKS FROM BROOKLYN
- Brooklyn Bridge Park
- The Promenade

Read City Hall press release click here

For map of Macy's barges and subway info click here

For a list of NYC rooftop bars click here


For more information on the 41st annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks, please visit www.macys.com/fireworks or call the Macy’s Fireworks Hotline at (212) 494-4495, as of June 2, 2015.


 



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Where are the actual performers going to be?
Joe
July 4, 2016, 8:32.44 am ET

NY Macy fire works
I am happy it's on the east river It's NYC now Brooklyn,queen,Manhattan, Bronx and Staten Island Can watch the whole show. Sorry New Jersey it's not about 911, or who spent the most money don't go there.
Leon
July 4, 2016, 8:05.28 am ET

Fireworks
Since it's the year of it's 40th anniversary of Macy' s fireworks , I think they should have it on the Hudson so everyone can see it!! I'm dissapointed !
May 10, 2016, 5:23.11 pm ET

Fireworks 2015
THANK YOU-THANK YOU- THANK YOU ! !
July 7, 2015, 8:47.21 pm ET

just another poor decision by DeBlasio
Mike
June 20, 2015, 11:44.02 pm ET

Hallelujah
finally back to its original site between Manhattan and Brooklyn and in Midtown -best viewing areas on FDR drive!
Bruce G
June 15, 2015, 12:45.34 am ET


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