4th of July Events in New Jersey’s Heartland
Don your red, white, and blue and check out these awesome New Jersey’s Heartland July 4th events and celebrations!
Buena Vista Township Independence Day Festival
Michael Debbie Recreational Park
10:30am to Dusk
Start the day with the Patriots Car Show presented by the South Jersey Cruisers Association. Registration is from 10:30am to Noon and the show is from 10:30am to 4:30pm.
Buena Vista Special Events is hosting the 2nd Annual “Buena Vista’s Got Talent” contest, starting at 4:30pm.
The Flag Raising is at 3:00pm. There will be lots of good food and beverages, as well as face painting, temporary tattoos, rock climbing, and sack races for the kids. Enjoy live music and free hayrides around the park. End the night with fireworks at dusk!
Pitman Freedom Race & Parade
Broadway Theatre of Pitman
8:45am to 11am
The Freedom Race runs from 8:45am to 10am. For information on how to sign up, click here.
The parade will be held from 10am to 11am. Celebrate the holiday with countless fire trucks, marching bands, and numerous floats from community organizations!
Bridgeton Independence Day Celebration
Bridgeton City Park
11am to 11pm
During the day, everyone is invited to participate in the Independence Day Horseshoe Tournament that starts around 11am in Bridgeton Park. The Splash Park and miniature golf course will also be open throughout the day. Settle down at 9:30pm in Alden Field for a fantastic fireworks show.
Millville Fourth of July Festival & Fireworks
11am to 10pm
A parade on High Street will begin at 11am, followed by a festival from 12pm to 9pm. The festival will feature a food court and beer garden, live music and magic show, as well as watermelon and pie-eating contests. A Kids’ Zone will provide bouncies, a train, and mechanical bull, in addition to crafters, jewelers and face-painter at the Riverwalk. Kayaks and canoes will be available for rental, and guests can enjoy Maurice River Cruises with Captain Dave.
Uncle Sam will be making an appearance, and a fireworks display synchronized to music at 9:15pm.
Hammonton Sesquicentennial Fourth of July
Hammonton Lake Park
9am to 9pm
A 4th of July morning interfaith service, Independence Day Parade (Downtown), live music, and food are all capped off with an incredible fireworks display over the lake. Hosted by the Hammonton Sesquicentennial Committee.
Vineland Concert & Fireworks Show
7pm to 10pm
Monday’s festivities will start with a 7pm musical show, featuring the Bud Cavallo Combo and Cumberland County College Wind Symphony, on the Enrico Serra Band Shell stage at Giampietro Park on Landis and Lincoln Avenues. The performance will include a mix of swing, jazz, rock & roll, and country music.
The fireworks display will begin around 9pm on the grounds of Vineland High School at 2880 E. Chestnut Ave. Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets or chairs to the show.
Weymouth Township Independence Day Celebration
Weymouth Township Hall
8pm to 10pm
Enjoy a free, family-friendly fireworks display at the Weymouth Township Hall! Make sure to bring lawn chairs.
Woodstown Fourth of July Festivities
Marlton Recreation Park/Main Street
8am to 7pm
The Woodstown 4th of July festivities will begin with the 15th Annual Bob Madden Memorial Firecracker 5K. Runners can participate in either the 5K or the 1M Sparkler Run. Registration will begin at the Marlton Recreation Park in Pilesgrove at 6:30am. The race will begin promptly at 8am. All proceeds benefit the Woodstown-Pilesgrove Business Association.
The July 4th parade will begin at 10am, rain or shine, and will proceed down Woodstown’s Main Street. Expect a wonderful old time parade experience for the entire family!
Gather at dusk for food, music, and a spectacular fireworks display! The fun begins at 5pm at the Marlton Recreation Park in Pilesgrove.