Have you ever seen a “Salute to the Union”?
A salute of one gun for each state in the United States will be fired at noon on Independence Day at capable United States military bases. This Saturday the “Salute to the Union” will take place across the country in honor of the Fourth of July and our Declaration of Independence.
If you’re looking for your own way to celebrate the day, Central Florida is bursting with Red, White, and Blue events this week.
Here are some of the top Fourth of July events in the area!
Fireworks at the Fountain
Red, Hot & Boom
Clermont's 4th of July Red, White & Boom
Mount Dora’s Freedom on the Waterfront & Traditional Parade
Leesburg’s 4th of July Celebration at Venetian Gardens
Star Spangled Sanford Extravaganza
Ft. Mellon Park, Sanford River Walk | July 4th at 4 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Join the city of Sanford for a night of spectacular fireworks over sparkling Lake Monroe, just outside the marina along the Sanford Riverwalk! The splash pad will be open until 8 p.m, and you can also enjoy live music, food, and activities until the fireworks show!
DeLand's Firecracker Festival
Earl Brown Park | July 3rd at 5 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Hosted by the City of DeLand, enjoy an evening of fun with a free concert, food trucks, kids zone, fireworks, and more!
All American Brews & Cruise 4th of July Celebration
Brownwood Paddock Square® | July 4th at 4 - 9 p.m.
Don't miss the fun in The Villages, Florida with live music, food, market vendors, drinks, performances, a projector light show, and more!
Whether you’re trying something new or going to a family favorite, there’s plenty of free events going on this Fourth of July in Central Florida.
Have a safe and happy Fourth of July!
How will you be celebrating the Fourth of July? Are you hosting a BBQ or going to one of these great events? Any Fourth of July tips for these events? Share in the comments below!
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