4th of July Independence Day Celebrations and Fireworks in Louisville


4th of July events and fireworks around Louisville

4th of July  

4th of July family fun! Celebrate Independence Day around Louisville with sports, concerts, festivals, fireworks and MORE. Family fun is abundant for the fourth of July.


4th of July in Louisville – Events and fireworks in Louisville for 2023
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Enjoy lots of opportunities to see fireworks in Louisville
June 30
The City of Jeffersontown’s Summerfest – Join them for a celebration, a night of music, food, fun and a fireworks show to end the night. 6pm-10pm, Veteran’s Memorial Park @ 10707 Taylorsville Rd. Featuring live music by Soul Circus, Kids Zone, and local food trucks.

June 30-July 4 
4th of July Weekend at French Lick Resort – Celebrate the holiday weekend with five special days of Americana. From poolside cookouts to patriotic musical performances to family-friendly activities, kick back and enjoy a relaxing Fourth of July weekend.

4th of July in LouisvilleJuly 1 Events

Riverview Independence FestivalBe prepared for the Ohio River in Southwest Louisville to be come alive with fireworks, fun, food and a fantastic musical line-up at Riverview Park. Musical acts Sheryl Rouse and the Band, Country Wide, and more will entertain the crowd on the Festival Stage. The Festival begins at 5:00 p.m. with performances continuing throughout the day until the phenomenal fireworks display at 10:00 p.m.
Red White & Brew – FREE outdoor movie & music at Pope Lick Park. Live Music by award winning Bourbon Revival is featured from our covered pavilion starting at 6PM. Sit back and enjoy some tunes, brews and delicious food. At dusk, a special Creature Feature of Independence Day will be shown on a 40-foot movie screen.
Fanfare for the 4th – 3pm, 18th annual Multimedia Choral Cinema Presentation of America. Enjoy this American historical retrospective and revel in the power of stirring patriotic songs & visuals! Multimedia Specialist Ruth Newman. Beargrass Christian Church, 4100 Shelbyville Rd. A great alternative to fireworks in Louisville. 

July 2 Events

Clarksville Independence Day Concert – Join them at this annual community celebration sponsored by the Town of Clarksville. Enjoy patriotic music and songs from 3:00-4:00pm on July 2nd at St Anthony Catholic Church, 316 N. Sherwood Ave, Clarksville, IN.

July 3 Events
Thunder Over Radcliff This is Radcliff’s annual 4th of  July celebration. Bring your lawn chairs and chill out around your vehicle to watch the show. Food will be on-site to enjoy while waiting for the show. 7:00-10:00pm

July 3 & 4 Events

Fourth of July Fireworks Cruise – Sit back and relax onboard this two-hour cruise as you watch the sky light up with a firework display from Waterfront Park. As always, snacks and drinks are available from our concessions stand and full bar! 8:30-10:30pm

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July 4 – fireworks in Louisville on 4th of July

Crescent Hill July 4th Celebration – Plan to attend the 38th Crescent Hill July 4th Celebration. By The People – For The People Celebrating our Country’s Independence – Neighborhood Style! Tuesday July 4. Free and open to the public.

Locust Grove Independence Day – Festivities of the day will include walk-throughs of the historic house, first person interpreter portrayals, public readings of the Declaration of Independence and excerpts from Frederick Douglass’ speech “What to the Slave is the Fourth of July” and more. Food trucks will be on-site for food and drink, or bring a picnic lunch to enjoy on the grounds. Free, 10:00 am to 4:30 pm.

Independence Day Parade and Celebration of Freedom in Downtown Jeffersonville – 10am, 100-500 blocks of of Spring St. 

Louisville Waterfront Fourth Festival – Join them at Waterfront Park on Tuesday, July 4th at 5:00pm for a free Louisville Orchestra concert presented by the Marshall Family Foundation! The celebration will include a concert by The Louisville Orchestra curated by Teddy Abrams, a variety of fun family activities and professional fireworks display over the Ohio River.

Paristown will rock the traditional American holiday with an epic performance by The Crashers. The concert will be followed by Paristown’s own Zambelli fireworks show at 9:45 pm. Tickets are now available for advance purchase by following the link above. Open to all ages, $12 Adv | $15 DOS, Reserved Table w/ 6 Chairs: $125 (General admission tickets sold separately) Children ages 10 & under free with each ticketed adult. Limit one children per ticketed adult. No outside food or alcohol is permitted. Gates open at 5pm, the Crashers start at 6:30pm.


Always check out summer fun page for ideas!

Looking for more fun in July, check out our FREE EVENTS IN JULY post.

Know of other events?  Email info@louisvillefamilyfun.net

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