Where To See The Fireworks Around Tampa Bay July 4th 2018

Dated: June 29 2018

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Where to See Fireworks Around Tampa Bay For July 4th

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The 4th of July is just around the corner. Do you have your plans made yet? Don't miss out on all the fun around the Bay Area on the 4th of July! Check out our list below of all the places around Tampa Bay to see the fireworks this year:

Downtown St Pete- 501 5th Ave NE

Depending on the weather, fireworks could start as early as 8pm or be delayed until as late as 10pm in this location. Parking is available in the following locations:

  • Sundial Parking Garage located at 117 2nd St N

  • SouthCore Parking Garage located at 101 1st Ave S

  • North Shore Pool at 901 North Shore Dr NE (Limited free parking in the public parking lots)

St Pete Beach- Gulf Blvd and 68th St S

Launched from Upham Beach, fireworks start at 9pm. Where to park:

  • Various metered spaces and public parking lots along Gulf Blvd and Blind Pass

Gulfport- Beach Blvd (Visible from the Public Beach)

Events begin at 6pm until 9pm. Independence Day parade starts at 6pm and the fireworks start at 9pm. Parking is available at:

  • Holy Name Church (free) located at 5800 15th Ave S

  • Tomlinson Park at 19th Ave and 55th Street

  • Hoyt Field at 2306 56th St S

  • Gulfport Senior Center at 5501 27th Ave S

  • Gulfport Municipal Marina at 4630 29th Ave S

Clearwater- Coachman Park 301 Drew St

Events start at 4pm until 9:30pm, with fireworks display starting at 9:15pm, depending on the weather. Parking is available in the following locations:

  • Garden Garage between Cleveland and Drew Streets

  • City Hall (the lot behind the building) at 112 S Osceola Ave

Largo- Largo Central Park 101 Central Park Drive

Activities start at 6pm,  fireworks start at 9:15pm. Admission is free, but you can purchase a $10 activity wristband. There will be entertainment, food, and a pie-eating contest as well. Where to park:

  • Limited number of spaces in Largo Central Park parking area for $10

  • Largo High School (free, but a short walk) at 410 Missouri Ave N

  • Largo Middle School (free) at 155 8th Ave SE

Madeira Beach- 14400 Gulf Blvd

Fireworks start at 9pm, with the best views near the rec center located at 200 Rex Place. Where to park:

  • Metered parking at the public beach access parking lot at 1400 Gulf Blvd

  • Free parking at the Madeira Beach Rec Center at 200 Rex Place

  • Winn-Dixie at 300 Municipal Drive

  • Metered parking at Archibald Park Beach parking lot at 15100 Gulf Blvd

Treasure Island- 10400 Gulf Blvd

Fireworks start at 9pm. Where to park:

  • Offsite parking offered for $15/vehicle at the Treasure Island Community Center at 154 106th Ave

  • Limited metered spaces located at Gulf Front Park at 10400 Gulf Blvd

Safety Harbor- Downtown Safety Harbor, Main Street

Events start in the morning with a parade from 10am to noon down Main Street. Evening events start at 5pm with children's activities, live entertainment, food and more. Fireworks start at 9pm. Where to park:

  • Safety Harbor Marina or Waterfront Park located at 110 Veterans Memorial Ln

  • Paid parking lot located at Main Street and 2nd Ave N for $10/vehicle

  • Paid parking lot located at Iron Age Street and South Bayshore Blvd for $10/vehicle

  • Public parking lot across from City Hall located at 8th Ave S

  • Over 400 on-street parking spaces in and around the Main Street area. 

Tampa Riverwalk- Tampa, 33602

Fireworks start at 9pm in front of the Convention Center, located at 333 S Franklin St. Fireworks will be easy to see from the Riverwalk, restaurants, bars, and hotels in the nearby vicinity. Where to park:

  • The Poe Parking Garage at 800 N Ashley Drive- Rates by the hour

  • The Royal Regional Parking Lot at 1200 N Tampa St for $2 all day

Temple Terrace- Family Recreation Complex 6610 E Whiteway Drive

Events start at 6pm and fireworks start at 9pm. Where to park:

  • Temple Terrace Public Library at 202 Bullard Pkwy, Temple Terrace

  • Limited Street Parking East of the Temple Terrace Golf and Country Club at 200 Inverness Ave, Temple Terrace

Plant City- Plant City Stadium 1810 East Park Rd 

Events start at 6pm and fireworks start at approximately 9pm. Where to park:

  • The only parking is at Plant City Stadium for $5/vehicle at 1810 S Park Rd

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Have a safe and fun holiday!

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Andrea Hartmann

Andrea is the Managing Partner of The Sandy Hartmann Group. Andrea was born and raised in the Tampa Bay area and is a licensed Realtor with over 15 years of Marketing and Finance experience, holding ....

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