Exciting & Easy July 4th with Family Fun & Fireworks

REUTERS, Mike Segar

Get ready for Fourth of July Family Fun all over the Capital Region this weekend!

As the summer sun shines on July 4th, the Capital Region communities will come together to celebrate freedom, unity, and the spirit of the nation. Here’s a guide to some of the most spectacular fireworks shows in the Albany Capital Region,



Lake George Bands & Brews

Despite losing the beloved amphitheater at Lake Georges Shepard's Park, the show will go on Friday July 5th! Starting at 6p The Ultimates - 5-piece super group from the 518 will take the stage followed by the New York Players at 7:30p.  A Tent and temporary stage has been set up donated by local businesses.

Tri City Valley Cats - 6:30p

Don't miss the Tri-City ValleyCats as they take on the Sussex County Miners for Neon Night at the Joseph L. Bruno Stadium in Troy on Friday, July 5th at 6:30p!


Waterford - 6p

Join the Town of Waterford at Hurst Harbor Center for live local musician Johnny Rabb and His Big Band at 6p with fireworks following the show! 




Ballard Park Summer Concert Series - 3:00 PM & 7:00 PM

Join Adirondack Two-Step for Fourth of July Weekend fun on Saturday, July 6 - Westport Day - with two concerts planned, a Family Concert at 3p and an Evening concert at 7p followed by fireworks at 9:15p in nearby Lee Park!

Ballard Park, 6466 Main Street Westport, NY 12993



Corinth Fourth of July - 1:00 PM

Don’t miss The Corinth Independence Day Celebration on Saturday, July 6! Starting at 1p the parade heads down Main Street from Little League Field to River Street! At 4p there is a Summer Celebration on the High School football field with music, yard games, and food and fireworks at dusk!

Corinth, NY 12822



Indian Lake Independence Day Parade & Celebration - 6:30 PM

Come out to Indian Lake for the Independence Day Celebration, including music, fireworks, and a parade! At 6:30p enjoy music by Mitch Frasier – adjacent to the old IGA, at 7p the parade steps off at Bennett Rd & ends at Town Hall followed by fireworks at dusk!

Indian Lake, NY 12842



47th Annual Mechanicville Family Day in the Park - 9:00 AM

Come celebrate Mechanicville’s 47th Annual Family Day in the Park! Join us in Talmadge Park for a full day of family fun! Opening ceremonies begin at 9a and end the day with fireworks at 9:30p!

Tallmadge Park, 704 Park Place Mechanicville, NY 12118



Saratoga Lake Fireworks Display 2024 - 9:00 PM

The Town of Stillwater's annual fireworks display at Brown's Beach will kick off July 6, 2024! There will be $5 parking available at Brown's Beach starting at 9am. The fireworks will begin at dusk, which is typically around 9:15pm-9:30pm.

Brown's Beach, 511 NY-9P Saratoga Springs, NY 12866



Tri City Valley Cats - 6:30p

Don't miss the Tri-City ValleyCats as they take on the Sussex County Miners for I Love Upstate NY Night at the Joseph L. Bruno Stadium in Troy on Saturday, July 6th at 6:30p!



Schenectady Music Haven Park Concert Series - 7:00 PM

Join the City of Schenectady in Central Park for Music Haven Summer Concert Series on Sunday, July 7th at 7p as Mokoomba performing Afropop from Zimbabwe takes the stage with special guest Jordan Taylor Hill.


Tri City Valley Cats - 6:30p

Don't miss the Tri-City ValleyCats as they take on the Sussex County Miners for NASCAR Night at the Joseph L. Bruno Stadium in Troy on Sunday, July 7th at 5p!



The Fourth of July activities and fireworks displays around the Albany Capital Region are not just spectacles of light and sound; they are cherished traditions that bring together friends, families, and neighbors to celebrate the ideals of freedom and independence. Whether you choose to watch the fireworks over the city skyline or from the shores of a serene lake, one thing is certain: the spirit of patriotism and community shines brightly in the Albany Capital Region this Independence Day.

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