July 4th Portland's "Stars and Stripes Spectacular" free concert and fireworks display will take place on Tuesday, July 4th with a rain date of Wednesday, July 5th at Eastern Promenade Park in Portland, Me. Come join us for a truly spectacular 4th of July!
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Vendors open to the public along the Eastern Promenade
PSO Patriotic Pops Concert
Fireworks show begins
Listen to the broadcast of the "Stars & Stripes Spectacular" on WHOM 94.9
*Please note if the event is postponed due to inclement weather, all activities will resume at their scheduled times on the rain date.
Suggested Viewing Spots:
The Eastern Promenade Park – Extremely limited parking on Munjoy Hill, attendees are advised to arrive early to ensure seating space (Munjoy Hill is closed to traffic at 4:00 PM). Patriotic Pops begins at 7:40 PM.
Back Cove/Payson Park – limited parking available at Baxter Boulevard parking lot (across from Hannaford), Payson Park, and the hillside at Cheverus High School.
Peaks Island – view the fireworks at the ferry terminal
Casco Bay – Boaters will be able to view the fireworks from the waters of Casco Bay. Questions regarding anchoring restrictions can be directed to the Portland Harbor Master on VHF-FM Channel 16 or 207.807.7156. Boaters are also reminded to adhere to water safety regulations including making sure that each passenger has a floatation device appropriate for the age and size of the passenger; the boat has working lights, and is equipped with a safety kit. Boaters should be mindful of Coast Guard restrictions in the area.
For more information:
If you are interested in volunteering, sponsoring, or purchasing VIP tickets for the "Stars and Stripes Spectacular" please contact our Event's Planner Liv Vega by e-mail at: email@example.com.