Looking for something to do this Fourth of July? There’s lots to choose from in the local area.
Party in the Park
Twin Hills Park, 100 S. Hathaway St.
2-7 p.m., fireworks at 9 p.m.
Activities include food, vendors, games music
Downtown Milton, South Willing and Elmira Streets
- Arts & crafts, concessions, vendors
- 16th Annual Firecracker Motorcycle Show
- Freedom Car Show
- Treasure Island children’s activity area
- Great Milltown Duck Race
- Live entertainment
- Veteran’s salute
- Hotdog eating contest
- Fireworks over the Blackwater River at dark
Bring blankets and lawn chairs
Pensacola’s 4th of July Fireworks
“The largest fireworks display on the Gulf Coast”
11 a.m.-6 p.m., fireworks at 9 p.m.
- Children’s Area with inflatables
- U.S. Army simulator
- Rock-climbing wall
- Meet-and-greet with characters
- Face painting
- Arts & crafts
- Food vendors
- Live entertainment on the Bayfront stage
- Hotdog-eating contest
Pensacola Symphony Orchestra
Hunter Amphitheater in Vince Whibbs Community Maritime Park
Festivities culminate with the fireworks show over Pensacola Bay at 9 p.m., synchronized with music broadcast on Cat Country 98.7.
Presented for the 28th year by the area Sertoma organizations
Fort Walton Beach
July 4th Celebration At Fort Walton Landing
Brooks Street Downtown
4-9 p.m., fireworks at 8:45 p.m.
FWB Kids Got Talent! showcase
- Begins at 4 p.m.
- Open to children 17 years old and younger
- Individuals or groups
- Free Kids Zone with bounce houses, inflatable slides, game, dunking booth
- Live music
- Food vendors
- Free Park & Ride Trolley service
City of Destin Independence Day Fireworks Show
Near Destin Harbor over the East Pass
7-9 p.m., fireworks over Baytowne Landing at 9:15 p.m.
Fireworks accompanied by music from Z96, 96.5 FM
Red White and Baytowne
6-10 p.m., fireworks at 9:15 p.m.
- Kids activities — stilt walker, face painting
- Live music from 7-9 p.m.
Fourth of July at HarborWalk Village
7 p.m., fireworks at 9 p.m.
Live music begins at 7 p.m.; fire-spinning after the fireworks show
Navarre Beach 4th of July Fireworks
Fireworks at 9 p.m., Sandpiper Pavillion
39th Annual 4th of July celebration
Noon- 8 p.m., Twin Cities Fireworks Show at dusk
- Train ride
- Bounce house
- Water Slide
7 a.m., Lincoln Park, 6:30 a.m. for late registration
- 5K run and 2,000-meter swim 8 a.m.
- 1-mile Family run following duathlon
- 3.2K paddleboard race 10 a.m.
4 p.m. parade, Circle Park
6 p.m. celebration, Wee Care Park
Fireworks at dark