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Where to see Fourth of July fireworks around central Indiana

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Looking for fun this Fourth of July? Here’s a list of fireworks shows that are still scheduled around central Indiana, sorted by county and city. 

Know of something fun going on in your town or somewhere not listed here? Send an email to WISHWeb@WISHTV.com with location, time and anything else we need to know about the event.  

Bartholomew County

  • Columbus: Columbus Regional Health is presenting QMIX Musical Fireworks XXXII “Sparks Will Fly” to kick of the weekend. Beginning July 1, at 5:30 p.m. in the Ivy Tech parking lot, there will be food, games, vendors, face paint for the kids, and a magic show. The fireworks display starts at 10 p.m.

Boone County

  • Lebanon: See the Boone County fourth of July fireworks show starting at 10 p.m. at Lebanon Middle School, 1810 N. Grant Street.
  • Whitestown: Celebrate the holiday at Eagle Creek Church, 5801 S. 650 East on July 3. The gates open at 6 p.m. and the fireworks will begin once it’s dark.
  • Zionsville: Join the Zionsville Lions Annual 4th of July Celebration on July 4th at Lions Park, 11053 Sycamore St.

Clinton County

  • Frankfort: The TPA Park 4th of July Festival will kick off at 10 a.m. at the Frankfort Parks Department. There will be live entertainment, food vendors, craft vendors, Lazer Tag, a basketball tournament and more. The firework show will begin at dusk or around 9 p.m.

Delaware County

  • Muncie: The city of Muncie firework show will take place July 4th, at Muncie Central High School grounds, 120 W Charles St. starting at dusk. The fireworks will be synchronized to music from DWNTWN.

Hamilton County

  • Carmel: CarmelFest this year will be July 3 and 4. An annual tradition with festival food, live entertainment, parade, and fireworks. The firework show will be on both days and at these three locations: Badger Field and West Park on July 3, and at Industrial Drive on the fourth. All locations will start at 9:45 p.m.
  • Cicero: Lights over Morse Lake Festival is happening July 1 through July 4. At the Jackson St. Bridge the firework show begins July 4 at 10 p.m. For more information about the festival visit the website.
  • Noblesville: The July 4 parade and festival will be happening July 4 at Forest Park in Noblesville. The parade starts at 4:30 p.m. and fireworks start at 10 p.m.
  • Geist: The annual Geist firework show will be July 4 at dusk. The location will be near the floating barge near the Geist Marina, and the Fall Creek Road bridge will not be closed.

Hancock County

  • Greenfield: Fireworks show on July 4 at Greenfield Jr. High School at dusk. Parking is available in the schools lot or at the public library.

Hendricks County

  • Avon: Celebrate a “Night at the Park,” on July 2nd, starting at 6 p.m. at Avon Town Hall Park, 6570 E US Hwy 36.
  • Brownsburg: The Brownsburg Lions Club 4th of July Extravaganza is happening June 29-July 4 from 5 p.m. to 11p.m at Arbuckle Acres Park on 200 N. Green St. The fireworks show starts July 4 at dusk.
  • Danville: Head to Carrington Pavilion on July 4 for the Danville Parks and Recreation’s fourth of July celebration. It will kick off at 6 and the fireworks will begin at dusk.
  • Pittsboro: The festivities start at 2 p.m. with a parade, fish fry and games at 3 p.m. July 4 at Scamahorn Park. Fireworks will begin at 10 p.m.  
  • Plainfield: Hummel Park will be hosting their Fourth of July Fireworks Extravaganza. Starting at 5 p.m. their will be food vendors, bounce houses, and live music. The firework show begins at 9:55 p.m.

Johnson County

  • Greenwood: The Greenwood Freedom Festival is taking place at Craig Park, 10 E. Smith Valley Road on June 25. The festival kicks of with a parade at 4 p.m., afterwards the festival beings where residents can enjoy food vendors, live music and a kid zone. Fireworks begin at 10:15.

Madison County

  • Anderson: Happening July 2, is the Independence Day Parade and Community Celebration at Athletic Park in downtown Anderson. The parade will begin at 7 p.m. at 8th & Main. There will be carnival rides, live music, and fireworks taking place.
  • Alexandria: Alexandria Freedom Parade & Fireworks Extravaganza is happening in downtown Alexandria on July 3. Starting at 6 p.m. the parade will go south on Harrison St to Alexandria High School. Vendors will be opening at 6 p.m. and the firework show at dusk.
  • Frankton: Bring friends and family to Frankton Elementary School for the Frankton Fireworks, July 1. Dan’s Fish Fry will happen from 4-7 p.m., local vendors, music, and Little Moo’s ice cream truck.
  • Pendleton: The 4th at the Falls will be on Monday, July 4 at Falls Park on 299 Falls Park Dr. Beginning at 5 p.m. there will be live music, ice cream, strawberry shortcake. Fireworks will be displayed at the sports complex at the east end of the park.

Marion County

  • Indianapolis: On July 4, there will be a fireworks display downtown at 10 p.m. from the 500 N. Meridian building.
  • Beech Grove: The city of Beech Grove and Beech Promoters Club will be having a firework show, at dusk July 3, at Sarah T. Bolton Park. Parking is not allowed within the park grounds and vehicular traffic will be closed at 8 a.m., Sunday. Vehicles with handicap place cards will be allowed to park onsite.

Montgomery County

  • Crawfordsville: Happening at Milligan Park, food trucks, face painting, and inflatables will be start at 7 p.m. on July 4. Fireworks will begin at dark.
  • Waynetown: Freedom festival will be held on June 25 this year at Tremaine Park. Fireworks will be at 10 p.m.

Morgan County

  • Martinsville: The annual Independence celebrations will take place at Jimmy Nash City Park in Martinsville on July 4. Fireworks will be begin at 10 p.m. but entertainment and food trucks will begin at 5 p.m.
  • Mooresville: Presenting their annual fireworks show on July 4 at Pioneer Park which will feature live music and food vendors. This event is free for all ages and the show will begin at dusk.