Fireworks in the Baltimore area
As the sun sets next Thursday evening, tens of thousands of Marylanders will descend on the Inner Harbor to watch Baltimore’s annual July 4 fireworks display. Though that’s the grandest Independence Day show in the state, distinctive festivities will take place in early July throughout the city, surrounding counties and Washington, D.C.
To use the map, use the + and - signs on the left to zoom in or out, the arrows to move the view on the map. Click on a blue pin for information on the fireworks display.
Public fireworks displays are a great way to enjoy the summer holiday season. This page lists dates and locations of fireworks displays that have been approved by the Baltimore County Fire Marshal's Office. Additional displays will be added as the Fire Marshal issues permits. Check this page regularly for a display near you.
The use of backyard fireworks is illegal; some ground-based and hand-held sparklers are legal in certain counties, including Baltimore County. Detailed information about the laws regulating fireworks is available by clicking here.
The State Fire Marshal provides a list of approved fireworks displays throughout all of Maryland. Click here to see the list.