Light up your 4th of July!

Must-See Firework Shows in the Evansville Region

Downtown Fireworks

Independence Day celebrates the passage of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. On this day celebrate the freedom of a nation with a whole lot of star spangled fun, and skies filled with explosions of color.

That's right, we're talking about fireworks 2024! 

No matter what part of the Evansville Region you're in, there's a fireworks celebration near you! Plan ahead this year with this list of jaw-dropping firework shows in the Evansville area.

Fireworks Downtown Evansville
Downtown Evansville

Fireworks on the Ohio Presented by Bally's Evansville 

Evansville’s largest public fireworks celebration, Fireworks on the Ohio, is Thursday, July 4, 2024.

Located along Riverside Drive in Downtown Evansville, this event is FREE to attend, thanks to generous sponsors.

The event begins at 6pm with FREE face painting, yard games, food trucks, and fun for the entire family!

The fireworks show kicks off around 9:15pm.

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Princeton Fireworks 2024
Downtown Princeton

Downtown Princeton Freedom Festival 

Located in Downtown Princeton, Indiana, a short drive from Evansville, is the Annual DPI Freedom Festival!

This year, the festival features a car show hosted by Southern Indiana Car Club, food trucks, and a fireworks show.

The DPI Freedom Festival is set for Thursday, July 4th from 5-8pm.

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Henderson Firework Celebration
Downtown Henderson Riverfront 

Henderson Fireworks Celebration 

On Wednesday, July 3rd, head to the Downtown Henderson Riverfront for a dazzling fireworks display, live music, food trucks, and family friendly fun.
The fun starts at 5pm, with fireworks kicking off later that evening. 
Holiday World, Santa Claus Indiana
Holiday World in Santa Claus, Indiana

Holidays in the Sky

Every night from June 22-August 4, 2024 Holiday World and Splashin' Safari guests can enjoy a  spectacular drone and fireworks show! 
500 LED-lit drones light up the sky with a huge fireworks finale! The show celebrates various holidays, including the Fourth of July, and features amazing sights like a waving American flag.
Scales Lake Fireworks
Scales Lake, Boonville, Indiana

Fireworks Display at Scales Lake

Gather the whole family for a fireworks show at the beautiful Scales Lake Park in Boonville! This year's show takes play on Friday, July 5th.
For just $5 per car, you can enter the park and watch the colors light up the sky.
Mt. Vernon Riverfront Fireworks
110 E Water St., Mt. Vernon, Indiana

Fireworks on the Mt. Vernon Riverfront

On Friday, July 5th, join the City of Mount Vernon, Indiana as they celebrate our country’s independence with a beautiful firework display.
This free fireworks show will begin at dark, but visitors are encouraged to come early to enjoy live music and concessions before the show.