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 2024
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Enjoy lots of opportunities to see fireworks in Louisville
June 14
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 performance by Conch Republic, Kids Zone, and local food trucks.

July 4 – 7
4th of July Weekend at French Lick Resort – Their special celebration of Americana has it all, including poolside fun, music and outdoor activities. It all starts with a bang at our grand fireworks display the evening of the 4th.

4th of July in LouisvilleJune 29 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 by JD Shelburne, The Sheryl Rouse Band, 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.
June 30
Fanfare for the 4th – 3pm, 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 3 
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. 8:00-10:00pm
Shoreline Independence Day Celebration – New Albany Amphitheater with live music, inflatables, games, fireworks, and more. Free, 6pm.

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July 4 

Crescent Hill July 4th Celebration – Plan to attend the 39th Crescent Hill July 4th Celebration. By The People – For The People Celebrating our Country’s Independence – Neighborhood Style! Thursday, July 4. Free and open to the public.

Celebrate 4th of July with free ice cream from Dairy Del. Free cone to kids ages 12 and under when they recite the Pledge of Allegiance. 

Locust Grove Independence Day – Celebrate Independence Day with a meaningful, engaging day focused on civic engagement and citizenship. The event’s highlight is our Naturalization Ceremony, where we will warmly welcome new citizens into our community. Enjoy family-friendly activities, educational exhibits, and interactive discussions that explore the values of independence and active citizenship. Free, starts at 10:00am.

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

Paristown Fourth of July –  General admission includes access to Christy’s Garden, Brent Street, GA bars, food hall eateries, and outdoor vendor market. One personal lawn chair per person is permitted in designated areas only.

VFW 1181 Dixie and Blevins Gap free 4th of July event – grilled food available and fireworks! Event starts at 7pm. Bring blankets/chairs. 

July 5

Play America – Join them for a FREE Independence Day weekend community concert under the baton of Music Director Teddy Abrams. Play America returns to America Place at River Ridge in southern Indiana on Friday, July 5. In addition to a concert featuring diverse and dynamic music, starting at 6pm enjoy the family field featuring food trucks, bouncy castles, and free fun activities that all can enjoy!


July 7

4th of July Community Celebration and fireworks extravaganza in Prospect. This is an event that was rescheduled to July 7. Cowley Park: 7902 Westover Drive. Event at 6pm, fireworks at dark. Band, activities for kids, Kona Ice, food trucks, and fireworks. 


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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