Where to watch fireworks in WNY

FILE - In this July 4, 2015 file photo, fireworks explode behind a United States flag during a Fourth of July celebration at State Fair Meadowlands in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Fireworks displays will be plentiful across western New York as July begins. List of displays and events below:


July 4- University at Buffalo North Campus. Entertainment will begin at 7 p.m. The Erie County Wind Ensemble will perform at 8:45 p.m. until the fireworks begin at 10 p.m.


July 4- Fireworks after the Muckdogs game at Dwyer Stadium


July 3- 22nd Annual KeyBank Independence Day Celebration with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus. Event has largest fireworks show of the season at 6:05pm at Coca-Cola Field.

July 4- Celebration at Canalside from 2 p.m. – 11 p.m. Buffalo’s Annual Fourth of July Celebration at Canalside 10pm Fireworks


July 4    Boston Town Park. Town Band starts at 8:00 p.m. and Fireworks at 10:00 p.m.   Rain date July 5


July 4 – Cheektowaga’s Independence Day Celebration will happen at the Town Park. Events start at 3 p.m on July 3 and 2 p.m. on July 4 with fireworks conclude the celebration at dusk.


July 2-4 – Hollowfest will take place at Clarence Town Park. Fireworks on July 4

Darien Center

July 4 – Ignite the Night: COLORBLAST! will happen at Darien Lake.


July 4 – A fireworks display will take place at the Dunkirk City Pier & Memorial Park


July 2 – Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra concert and Celebration at Ellicott Holiday Valley Resort. Concert costs $40 to attend.


July 4 – A fireworks display will take place at the EMW Boys and Girls Club.


July 4 – Findley Lake July 4th Celebration from 12 p.m. until 10 p.m. A Fireman’s Chicken BBQ dine-in and take-out as well as a duck race happen at Noon. At 2 p.m., Lakeside Park will host a boat parade.

Live music starts at 7 p.m. at the Gazebo. Fireworks start at 10 p.m.

Grand Island

Come early & stay late on July 4th as Wendy’s restaurants presents the Grand Island Fireworks Display. This year’s event will be bigger & better than ever before! Watch the park come alive at dusk and stay for the fireworks! Free rides for the kids in our Princess Carriage and everyone gets in for just $17.76!

July 4- 9 a.m. Annual Dick Bessel Independence Day Run, Kids Run, and Parade along Grand Island Blvd.



July 4 – Lakewood July 4th Summerfest happens from 11 a.m. until 11 p.m. Live music goes from 7-10 p.m. and a fireworks display starts at 10 p.m. at Hartley Park.


July 4 – The Annual Independence Day Festival will feature carnival rides, music, contests, food, fireworks, The Cute Baby Parade, and the 4th of July Parade. Fireworks at 10pm on July 4.


July 4 – Mayville’s July 4th Celebration at Lakeside Park will take place from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. There will be live music, food, activities, and a fireworks display.

Niagara Falls

July 3 – Seneca Casino and Resort will hold their Fireworks Extravaganza at 9:30 p.m. The event is free to the public.

July 4 – Fireworks displays will be shown at Prospect Park and Niagara Falls State Park starting at 10 p.m.


July 3 – A fireworks display will take place at Krull Park over Lake Ontario at 10 p.m. Best viewed from Lake Ontario Shoreline, Krull Park, and Olcott. Fireworks are shot off the west pier.


July 4 – A fireworks display will take place at Bradner Stadium.

Orchard Park

July 4 – Fireworks will be displayed on Thorn Avenue.


July 1 – A Fireworks Extravaganza will take place at the Seneca Allegany Resort and Casino at 9:30 p.m. Fireworks can be viewed from the top level of the parking garage.

Town of Tonawanda

July 3 – The Tonawanda Independence Day Ceremony at Kenney Field starts at 5:30 p.m. Fireworks start at 10 p.m. Dedication Ceremony Honoring the Resident Combat Veterans of Afghanistan, Iraq & the Gulf War.


July 2 – Jam in the Valley will take place at the Buffalo Hills Village Campgrounds.

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