Where to see the Fireworks!

A classic family tradition is to gather around on a picnic blanket and watch a fireworks show in July!  Not only is it safer than lighting your own fireworks, it’s an exciting event for both youngsters and adults.

This year in Central Kentucky, we have a couple of fabulous fireworks shows lined up.  Now this list is NOT all of the festivities across the Bluegrass, but just a few you may want to check out.

Lexington, KY Fourth of July Festival

Lexington will have events starting on Friday July 1st, going through Monday July 4th.  The fireworks show will be at the UK Commonwealth Stadium near Alumni Drive starting at 10pm, Monday.  For a list of the other events, visit: http://www.downtownlex.com/lexingtons-4th-of-july-festival/

Scott County’s Annual Fourth of July Parade & Events

If you call the Georgetown area home, here’s activities for you to enjoy on Independence Day!  The Parade begins at 11am.  The Fireworks Show will be at Brooking Park once the sun sets. For more information, visit: http://www.kentuckytourism.com/events/details/scott-countys-annual-4th-of-july-parade–events/16538/

Berea’s Fourth of July Spectacular

The Berea City Park will be full of amazing activities all day on Monday the 4th.  Activities begin at 5pm, with the Fireworks Show starting at 10pm.  For more info, you can contact Berea Parks and Recreation or the Berea Chamber of Commerce: http://www.bereachamber.com/event-716405

Richmond’s Fourth of July Celebration

Taking place at the Lake Reba Recreational Complex, Richmond’s Fireworks Display should be fantastic! Events, Activities, and Live music start at 4pm with the Fireworks Show starting after dark. Call 626-8474 for more details about Richmond Fourth of July Celebration.


Remember – as exciting and thrilling as fireworks are, they can still pose a very real danger.  We recommend take a look at our Fireworks Safety article to help keep you and your loved ones safe this holiday! Read More…



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