A Guide to St. Louis Fireworks 2018

Wednesday June 6, 2018

There are endless ways to spend your Fourth of July holiday in St. Louis. From Fair Saint Louis to the many neighborhood celebrations, find the St. Louis Fireworks display of your choice.

Fair Saint Louis in downtown

The Fourth of July is a great reason to visit our new Gateway Arch Park. Not only will you be among the first to experience the Grand Opening of the new museum on July 3, but you also won’t want to miss all the of the entertainment at Fair Saint Louis! St. Louis’ free Independence Day celebration, Fair Saint Louis (July 4, 6 & 7) returns to the grounds of the Gateway Arch National Park. The festival is three days of festivities featuring entertainment by Jason Derulo, Martina McBride and the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra as well as the Boeing Air Show and a finale of fireworks every night of the fair. You’ll also want to bring the family to the America’s Birthday Parade which also takes place on July 4 in downtown St. Louis.

J.B. Blast

On Tuesday, July 3 at Jefferson Barracks, the U.S. Air Force Band will perform live music at the Veteran’s Memorial Amphitheater and the celebration will conclude with fireworks.

O’Fallon’s Heritage and Freedom Fest

Celebrate July 2-4 in O’Fallon, Mo at the Ozzie Smith Sports Complex with music, a parade, carnival, kids activities, food and fireworks.

St. Charles Riverfest

On July 3-4, celebrate the Fourth in Frontier Park at this two-day festivalwith carnival rides, live music, parade and fireworks near the Missouri River.

Webster Groves Community Days

On July 1-4, visit Webster Groves for a four-day Independence Day celebration featuring a carnival, BBQ, parade and fireworks in Memorial Park.

Coca-Cola®July 4th Fest at Six Flags

Celebrate July 4th at Six Flags (June 30-July 4) with five days of family fun, thrill rides, a dance party and fireworks.

Alton Fireworks Spectacular

This event featuring live entertainment will be held on July 3 at the Alton Amphitheater at Riverfront Park. The fireworks display will begin at 9:15 p.m.

Ellisville Independence Day Festival

Enjoy live music, fireworks and eat your favorite festival foods in Bluebird Park on Wednesday, July 4th from 6 p.m.-10:30 p.m.

Grafton Fireworks

Watch the entertainment and fireworks display at 9 p.m. on Saturday, June 30 in Grafton.

Ferguson Family Fun Festival

A daylong festival on Saturday, June 30 complete with a parade, children’s entertainment, food, music and fireworks at January Wabash Park. 

Kirkwood Community Freedom Festival

On July 4, the festivities will include music, fireworks and food trucks on the Fourth beginning at 7 p.m.

Chesterfield Celebration and Fireworks

On July 4, Lawn chairs and blankets are encouraged in the parking lot of Chesterfield Mall from 6:30-10 p.m. for live music, children’s activities, food and fireworks.

Fireworks in Hazelwood

At White Birch Park, blankets & lawn chairs are encouraged for the fireworks display on July 4th.

Lumière Place Casino & Hotels Fireworks Display

In downtown, Lumière Place Casino & Hotels will have a fireworks display in celebration of  Independence Day on Sunday, July 1 at 9:30 p.m.

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