ELIZABETH, NJ - The City of Elizabeth will celebrate Independence Day on July 4, at Veterans Memorial Waterfront Park on Front Street. Festivities will start at 2 p.m. and include food trucks. 

Their annual Fireworks Show will begin at dusk, which is approximately 9:15 p.m. There is a scheduled rain date of Friday, July 5th.  

For more information, call 908-820-4220.

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Listed below are a few other dates and locations for Fireworks.

July 2nd:

Cranford's Fireworks at Nomehegan Park at 9:15 p.m.

On Tuesday, July 2, Cranford will celebrate the nation’s birthday at Nomahegan Park, beginning at 5:30 p.m. with food vendors, amusement rides and games. The finale will be the fireworks, which will start at 9:15 pm. Limited parking will be available at Union County College, 1033 Springfield, Ave., Cranford.

July 3rd: 

The Borough of Roselle Park will be hosting their  Annual Independence Day Celebration on July 3, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. 

The Borough touts theirs to be the best fireworks program in Union County and attracts thousands to Roselle Park High School’s Herm Shaw Field located at 214 West Colfax Avenue, every year. 

The year's celebration features fun for the whole family, including food vendors, kids activities, arts and crafts, a live concert by Little Nikki’s Radio, and fireworks at dusk.

The gates will open at 5:00 p.m. and festivities begin at 6 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets, and an appetite. There will be food vendors on West Colfax Avenue, including Funnel Cakes, BBQ, Italian ice, ice cream, pizza, popcorn, hot dogs and more. 

*Please note, for security purposes, all bags are subject to search.

Transportation for Roselle Park Senior citizens will be provided by signing up at the Casano Community Center. Street closures will be enforced in surrounding neighborhoods and will be announced at a later date.

The rain date for this event is Sunday, July 7. For more information, or to sponsor the Borough events, contact Rupen Shah at (908) 245-0666.

July 4th:

Union Township's Fourth of July Festivities with fireworks at Biertuempfel Park at 9 p.m.

Mountainside's Fireworks at the Our Lady of Lourdes field at dusk.

Clark's Annual Firework Show at Arthur L. Johnson High School will begin at 9 p.m.

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