ACTON:July 4NARA Park
Family Fun Time, 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Free concert with The Blushing Brides, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Behind Nara Park, 25 Ledge Rock Way
Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.More information
ATTLEBORO:July 3 (Rain date July 5)2019 fireworks event at Hayward Field at 89 North Avenue9 p.m.
July 4 (Rain date July 6)Kidz Day, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.Poncin Hewitt Recreation complex
Entertainment and food vendors providedMore information
Parade through the downtown 4 p.m.
Festivities 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Grand Fireworks display at dusk
BARNSTABLE:July 4Barnstable/West Barnstable Parade, 9 a.m.Hyannis Main Street
Barnstable town band concert, 5 p.m.Hyannis Village Green
Pre-fireworks concert, 7 p.m.Asleton Park
Fireworks, 9 p.m.Lewis Bay
THE 38TH Annual Boston Harborfest Celebration
July 3Boston Pops rehearsal with all guest artists at DCR Hatch Shell on EsplanadeGates open around 5 p.m., concert goes from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
July 4Flag raising ceremony and parade, 9 a.m.Begins at City Hall Plaza, ends at the Old State House
Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular with Queen Latifah, Arlo Guthrie, Amanda Mena, the Texas Tenors.
Gates open at 9 a.m.Concert goes from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m., fireworks at 10:30 p.m.
June 29 (rain date June 30)
Parade, 11:45 a.m. Starting from parking lot of the Registry of Motor Vehicles, 101 Plain Street. Ending at Hollis School, 482 Washington Street.
Food truck rodeo held at Braintree High School, 128 Town St., 4 p.m.
Events from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Fireworks start at 9:30 p.m
List of events
Annual road race at 9 a.m.
Festivities at Irish Cultural Center starting at 6 p.m.
Live music starting at 7 p.m.
Fireworks begin at 9 p.m.
CENTERVILLE:July 4Parade, 10 a.m.Parade sets up on grounds of Centerville Elementary School
Parade will be followed by food, fun, and field games at Centerville Recreation Building
4th of July Parade, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. EDT
July 3Country Fair
July 44th of July Parade, 10 a.m.Participants start lining up at 7 a.m. at McCarthy Middle SchoolParade ends at Summer Street in Chelmsford CenterMore information
CONCORD:July 438th annual Minuteman Classic Road RaceYouth Fun Run – 8:30 a.m.5-mile Road Race – 9 a.m.Race starts on Stow Street near Hunt Recreation CenterMore information
July 4Horribles ParadeRegistration starts at 8 a.m., parade starts at 9 a.m.Parade goes from Seaboard Products to Highland CommonMore information
Back Bay ParadeAssembles at Damon and Porter streets at 10:30 a.m.More information
Reading of the Declaration of Independence, 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.Library Pavillion
EAST BROOKFIELD:July 7 (rain date July 8)
Kids parade, 11:15 a.m. At Connie Mack Field.
Independence Day Parade, 5 p.m.Parade begins at intersection of West Tisbury and Pinehurst roadFireworks start at dusk on harbor
EVERETT:July 6Annual Independence Day Celebration, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.Glendale ParkFireworks at 9 p.m.Food and entertainment provided
More details on Everett’s celebration
FAIRHAVEN:July 44th of July Car Cruise & Parade, 9 a.m. (Flag raising at 8:30 a.m.)Parade starts at Fairhaven High School, participants gather at Cushman ParkMore information on parade
Ceremony and Cannon Salute at Fort Phoenix, 10 a.m.More information on ceremony
FALMOUTH:July 438th Annual Falmouth Fireworks, at duskFalmouth Heights
More information, including parking bans
FITCHBURG:July 3Downtown Block Party, 5 p.m.-10 p.m.
Fireworks launched from Rollstone Hill at 10 p.m.
July 44th of July Parade, 10 a.m.Parade begins on Summer Street, continues to Upper Common
Finish at the 50 5k race on Gillette Stadium grounds at 6 p.m.
Finish at the 50 10k race that goes around Foxborough and Patriot Place at 7 p.m.
Kids Fun Run inside Gillette and 3 p.m.
All day exhibits and family activities 6 p.m on July 2, 3 p.m. on July 3
Fireworks, 9:30 p.m. on July 3
GLOUCESTER:July 3Fishtown Horribles Parade, 6 p.m.Parade Site
Grand fireworks display over Gloucester Harbor
GRAFTON:July 3Grafton Lions Club Fourth of July Concert on the Common, 7:30 p.m.Concert featuring the 215th Massachusetts Army Band
More about the band here
GROTON:July 9Fireworks at Town Field behind libraryEvents begin at 6:30 p.m.
HAMPTON BEACH, N.H.:July 4Fireworks at the beach between B and C streets at 9:30 p.m.
HARVARD:July 3Concert and Fireworks at Fruitland’s MuseumGates open at 5 p.m., bands start at 5:30 p.m., fireworks start at 9:30
July 4The Great Harvard 4th of July Race, 8:15 a.m.Race start and registration at Harvard Elementary School
Bike decorating contest, 9 a.m.
4th of July Parade, 11 a.m.Parade starts at corner of Depot and Ayer roads, ends at Library Field
Flag raising, noonField events follow after flag raisingMore information on fireworks and July 4 events
HINGHAM:July 460th annual Hingham road race, 7 a.m.
Begins at Hingham Middle School
Runner registration information here
Fourth of July Parade, 10 a.m.Details here
July 4Hyannis Harbor Boat Parade, 2 p.m.Boats assemble off of Hyannis Yacht Club
Fireworks, 9 p.m.Aselton Park, Bismore Park, and Veteran’sPark Beach. Kalmus Beach will be available for handicapped parking only.
HYANNISPORT:July 4Road Race, 9 a.m.Race starts at Hyannisport Post Office
Parade, 11 a.m.Parade starts at Hyannisport Post Office, ends at West Beach Club
LOWELL:July 4Independence Day CelebrationEdward A. LeLacheur Park, 450 Aiken St.Park opens at 6 p.m., activities begin at 7 p.m. fireworks at 9 p.m.Free admissionFree parking at Ayotte Garage by Tsongas CenterMore information on celebration
Lynn Fireworks Celebration
Pre-fireworks concert at 7 p.m., fireworks at 9 p.m.Red Rock ParkMore information, including road closures
MALDEN:June 28Historical Reading and Exhibition, 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.Malden Public Library
July 3- 6:30PM at Green Street Park
Family games, food, and movie
Wards 1 and 2Events at Devir Park, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.Hosted by Councillors Peg Crowe and Paul Condon
Ward 3Hosted by Councillor John Matheson
Ward 4Hosted by Councillor Ryan O’Malley
9AM to 1PM at Coytemore Lea Park
Ward 5Hosted by Councillor Barbara Murphy
9AM to 1PM at Alex Gentile Memorial Park
Ward 6Hosted by Councillor David Camell
9AM to 1PM at Trafton Park
Hosted by Councillor Neal Anderson
Ward 8July 4Events at Linden Park, 8:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.Hosted by Councillor Jadeane Sica
Details on the activities in all wards
MANCHESTER, N.H.:July 3Independence Day Celebration, 6 p.m.Arms Park
MASHPEE:July 1Annual Mashpee Community Picnic & FireworksMashpee High School, 4 p.m.Fireworks begin around 9:15 p.m.
Fireworks, 9 p.m. at Jetties Beach.
NATICK:July 1Children’s Parade and Concert on the Common, 5:30 p.m.The Common
64th annual 4th of July Parade, 9 a.m.Parade goes from Wilson Middle School to St. Patrick’s ChurchNatick Friends of the 4th
July 4Fireworks at 9 p.m. off State Pier in New Bedford HarborCity of New Bedford Fireworks
NEWTON:July 4Kids Morning, for children ages 3-12Newton Centre Playground at Tyler Terrace, 10 a.m. to noon
Open Air Market & Amusement RidesAlbemarle Field, 1 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Bo & Bill Winiker Band, 6 p.m.
Fireworks at 9 p.m.More information on events
July 4Festival on the Common, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.41st North Andover 4th of July Road Race, 8 a.m.
ORLEANS:July 6Fireworks, 8:45 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.Rock HarborMore information, including directions/parking
July 4July 4th Parade, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.Parade starts at Orleans Elementary School, Eldredge Park WayParade route and entry form
OSTERVILLE:July 4Parade starts at 11:30 a.m.Begins on Washington Avenue
PLYMOUTH:July 43rd annual 4th of July 5KStephens Field, 8:15 a.m.
4th of July ParadeBegins at 9:30 a.m. at Mayflower Business Park, 428-430 Court St.
Plymouth Philharmonic Concert on the WaterfrontPilgrim Memorial State Park, 79 Water St.Concert begins at 7:30 p.m.
Fireworks begin at 9:15 p.m. at Plymouth WaterfrontJuly 4 Plymouth
Parade, 11 a.m.
Starts at Harbor Hotel, ends at Franklin Street around 1 p.m.
Fireworks, 9 p.m. over Provincetown Harbor
REVERE:July 3Fireworks, 9 p.m.Revere Beach
July 44th of July Celebration, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Whelan School, 107 Newhall St.More information on activities here
SALEM:July 4Salem 4th of July Celebration at Derby WharfOpening ceremonies with the Hillyer Festival Orchestra, 7:15 p.m.Fireworks at 9:15 p.m. from Derby WharfSalem Celebrates the Fourth
Bicycle and Doll Carriage Parade, 4 p.m.
Children’s show featuring Circus Dynamics, 4:30 pm
Performance by Cold Chocolate, 6:30 P.M.
Fireworks, 9:30 p.m. over Lake Massapoag
Memorial Park Beach
More information and schedule
SHREWSBURY:Annual 4th of July Celebration, noon to 4 p.m.Dean ParkDecorated Bike & Doll Carriage Parade at 12:30 p.m.More details on celebration
SOMERVILLE:June 27Independence Day FireworksTrum Field
Live entertainment starts at 6:30 p.m.Fireworks display starts at 9:15 p.m.
July 4Independence Day Festival, 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.Old Sturbridge Village
SUDBURY:July 4Sudbury Chamber of Commerce “Remember Why It’s The Fourth Of July!” Parade, 1 p.m.Parade lines up at Chiswick ParkMore information, including parade route and road closures
SWAMPSCOTT:June 30Strawberry Festival and Parade, 4 p.m.Town HallMore information
WAKEFIELD:July 4Wakefield 4th of July Parade starts at 5 p.m.Parade beings at Lakeside Office Park, ends at Galvin Middle SchoolMore information on parade
Fire engine parade, 6 p.m. Begins at East Walpole Fire Station
Celebration held in the center
Fireworks, 9:30 p.m.
WALTHAM:July 4Family event at Prospect Hill Park, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Back in Time performance, 5:30 p.m.Leary Field
Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.More information
WESTON:July 4Annual 4th of July Family Fun Day12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.Memorial Pool, 6 Alphabet Lane
More details here
July 4Parade, 10 a.m.Parade lines up on Hix Bridge Road, ends at Westport High School around noon
Parade registration form and route
Annual Fourth of July Celebration
At George Beach Lane in North Weymouth
Family Entertainment, 5 p.m.
Fireworks display, 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. Bike and Carriage decorating contest50th Annual Family Fun Day, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Town pool open to all residents for free from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.List of Family Fun Day events
WORCESTER:July 2Annual Independence Day CelebrationCristoforo Colombo Park, Shrewsbury StreetPark opens at 4 p.m.Massachusetts Symphony Orchestra – 7:40 p.m.Fireworks – 9:30 p.m.