The Mile High City celebrates the Fourth of July with free fireworks displays in Denver and the surrounding suburbs. Check out our list of free fireworks for Wed. July 3, 2013, and Thurs. July 4, 2013.
The free celebration at Denver's Civic Center Park on Wed. July 3, 2013, includes a concert by the Colorado Symphony Orchestra at 8 p.m. Fireworks are scheduled after the concert ends.
The Colorado Rapids will face off against the New York Red Bulls in a Fourth of July game scheduled for 7:30 p.m. on Thurs. July 4, 2013. Fireworks will go off after the game at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City, Colo.
The Colorado Rockies will challenge the Los Angeles Dodgers on Thurs. July 4, 2013 at 6:10 p.m. at Coors Field. Fireworks will go off after the game ends, and the fireworks can be easily seen from most downtown locations.
The Elitch Gardens Theme Park in downtown Denver is open on Fourth of July for family fun. The theme park shows fireworks on a nightly basis, which includes an Independence Day display on Thurs. July 4, 2013.
The city of Glendale, Colo., will hold its fireworks display at Creekside Park on Wed. July 3, 2013. The free fireworks display will start at around 9 p.m. The park is located near the intersection of Virginia Avenue and South Birch Street.
Although the Denver Country Club located at 1700 East First Ave. is a private club, their fireworks display can be easily seen from public parking lots at Bed Bath & Beyond or Whole Foods in Cherry Creek. The fireworks display is slated for Thurs. July 4, 2013.
The Fourth of July Family Festival and Fireworks Show in Littleton, Colo., celebrates its 18th year of entertaining residents. The city will hold free activities for children and families at elleview, Progress and Cornerstone Park on Thurs. July 4, 2013. The night will be capped off by a fireworks display at Cornerstone Park at around 9:30 p.m.
Arvada, Colo., will present its Fourth of July Community Celebration at the Stenger Sports Fields located West 58th Avenue and Oak Street. The free event begins at 4 p.m. on Thurs. July 4, 2013, and features face painting and balloon artists for children. Fireworks begin after 9:30 p.m.
The city of Brighton, Colo., is celebrating its 126th birthday with a Fourth of July celebration at Carmichael Park. The celebration begins at 4 p.m. on Thurs. July 4, 2013, and concludes with a fireworks display at dusk.
The city of Broomfield, Colo., will hold a Great American Picnic on Thurs. July 4, 2013, at the Broomfield County Commons starting at 5:30 p.m. with pony rides. The fireworks display will go off at approximately 9:30 p.m.
The city of Thornton, Colo., will host a Fourth of July celebration at Colorado Blvd. and 108th Ave. on Thurs. July 4, 2013. The Kory Brunson Band will perform at 7:30 p.m. and parachute jumpers will land at 9:30 p.m. The fireworks display will follow the parachute jumpers.