Commemorate Independence Day with live music and celebratory fireworks in the heart of downtown Baltimore. The event will showcase music by Electric Brigade and other performers starting at 7 p.m. at the Inner Harbor Amphitheater on Pratt and Light Streets. At 9:30 p.m., Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will kick off the multicolored fireworks, which can be viewed from several locations downtown and in the surrounding neighborhoods of Federal Hill, Fell's Point and Harbor East.
This all-day, fun-filled Catonsville tradition features children's games, races and concerts starting at 9:30 a.m., the 68th Annual Grand Parade on Frederick Road at 3 p.m. and the best fireworks display in the region at 9:15 p.m. at Catonsville High School.
8 p.m. Thursday, July 3 and Friday, July 4, at Oregon Ridge Park, Hunt Valley. Gates open at 5 p.m.
Be sure to bring your picnic basket for this all-American holiday celebration featuring such famed works as Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture and Sousa's Stars and Stripes culminating in a breathtaking fireworks display. $20 for adults and $10 for children 12 and younger. On-site parking permits can be purchased in advance from the Meyerhoff ticket office for $12 or at the lot for $15. A free shuttle is also offered from the parking lot across from the Hunt Valley Town Centre off Shawan Road.