Celebrate Fourth of July in Downtown Jacksonville

We’re getting geared up for this year’s Fourth of July weekend! If you’re in need of things to do or looking for ways to celebrate this Independence Day, here are some fun events happening in Downtown Jacksonville!

City of Jacksonville Fourth of July Celebration with Free Concert and Fireworks

July 4th | 5 p.m. | Riverfront Plaza

Don’t miss the annual City of Jacksonville Fourth of July Celebration! The Downtown Celebration will kick off at 5 p.m. at Riverfront Plaza with FREE entertainment including a concert presented by Miller Electric¬†Company and a family fun zone presented by Kroger Delivery that will include inflatable skee ball, rollercoaster obstacle course, axe throwing, bounce houses and more! Plus, don’t miss the many food trucks and make sure to grab a drink from the bar. The night will conclude with fireworks along the St. Johns River beginning at 9:45 p.m. with viewing areas on both the South and Northbank. Learn More.

Annual Fourth of July Jumbo Shrimp Home Game

July 4th | 7:05 p.m. | 121 Financial Credit Union Ballpark

Join the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp for some good ole’ American fun! Spend your Fourth of July evening at the ballpark and make sure to stick around for the fireworks show after the game. The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp game will begin at 7:05 p.m. against Norfolk, however, the gates will open at 5:30 p.m. due to the large expected attendance. Purchase tickets and learn more.

Riverside Arts Market Fourth of July Market

July 4th| 6-10 p.m.| Riverside Arts Market

Celebrate the Fourth of July at the Riverside Arts Market! From 6-10 p.m., enjoy a smaller scale arts market filled with your favorite food artisans, live music and entertainment. Plus, stick around to view the City of Jacksonville’s fireworks display from one of the best spots on the Northbank. Learn More.

Sunset Cruise and Fireworks Views on St Johns River Taxi

July 4th | 7 p.m. | DoubleTree Dock

Set sail for Fourth of July and cruise throughout the St. Johns River for some of the best fireworks views in all of Jacksonville! The St. Johns River Taxi will depart from the Doubletree Dock at 7 p.m., just in time to enjoy the beautiful sunset. Wine and Beer will be sold on board. Snacks are welcome! Reserve your spot and learn more.

Red, White and Riverfront Views

July 4th & July 1st-10th | The Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront

Experience Fourth of July on Downtown Jacksonville’s riverfront! The Jacksonville Naval Museum is inviting members to view the annual fireworks show from the deck of the Orleck on July 4th. To become a member, visit this webpage.

Additionally, from July 1st-10th, enjoy the USS Orleck and drink and food specials in the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront‘s bar, Shor and Tavern. Guests staying at the hotel are invited to tour the USS Orleck for free during July 1-10th.

Fourth of July at MOSH: Rooftop Festivities & Fireworks

Celebrate the Fourth of July on the MOSH Rooftop with festivities & fireworks while overlooking the lovely Southbank of Downtown Jacksonville. Sit back and watch the night ignite with the Downtown firework show!


Looking for more fun things going on during Fourth of July weekend? Head to our Events Calendar to get the full scoop!