Guide to Summer Fireworks in RI and MA


Looking to catch some fireworks this summer? Check out our comprehensive guide to the best fireworks displays in Rhode Island and Massachusetts!


July 2nd

Most fireworks start about 9:00 to 9:30 p.m unless noted

Block Island — Crescent Beach, 7 Corn Neck Road, live music starts at 7:30pm!

Gloucester –5 p.m. music and fireworks at Glocester Memorial Park, behind the senior center.

July 3rd

Most fireworks start between 9:00 and 9:30 p.m. unless noted

Cumberland — Tucker Field Athletic Complex, 2600 Mendon Rd. Food-truck rally starts at 5:30, oldies music by Kings Row starts at 6:30 p.m. and fireworks at about 9 p.m. (Rain date July 5.)

East Providence — Pierce Stadium, 201 Mercer St. Gates open at 6 p.m. Fireworks start at 9:30 p.m. No alcohol or pets. Rain date is July 5.

North Providence — Notte Park. Music at 6pm, food court open from 6-9, fireworks at 9pm. Rain date July 5th.

North Kingstown – The Lafayette Bank plays at 7 p.m. at the bandstand at Town Beach. Fireworks will follow at dusk. Food trucks will be available. Parking before 5 p.m. will require a beach sticker. (Rain date is July 5.)

Pawtucket—  starting about 9 p.m., fireworks at McCoy Stadium, Ben Mondor Way. The stadium will be closed to the public, but the show can be viewed from around the city. (Rain date is July 5.)

Warwick — Oakland Beach Seawall, 889 Oakland Beach Avenue. Use Sea View Drive or Pequot Avenue for access. Fireworks also can also be viewed from City Park. (Rain date: July 4)

Woonsocket— WW2 Veterans Memorial Park, Social Street. Starting at 4pm, Edge of Dreams and the Jessie Liam Band. Food and Ice Cream Trucks. Fireworks start about 9 p.m. Rain date is July 5.

July 4th

Most fireworks start about 9:00 to 9:30 p.m. unless noted

Bristol — Poppasquash Point

Cranston— Atwood Softball Field, 288 Atwood Ave, next to the Dairy Queen.

India Point Park— Festivities start at 7.

Newport — Fireworks start at 9:15 pm. from Newport Harbor at Wellington Avenue and Washington Street. Good viewing is available anywhere along Newport Harbor, facing west. Popular spots include Perrotti Park, King Park and Queen Anne Square. Rain date is July 5.

Enjoy “quiet” fireworks from Beavertail State Park in Jamestown or Fort Adams State Park.

Narragansett Family beach day, concert and fireworks at Narragansett Town Beach, 39 Boston Neck Road. The Brass Force band will play from 2 to 4 p.m. The U.S. Coast Guard Band will play from 6:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. Fireworks at 9 p.m. Rain date is July 5.

South Kingstown — Old Mountain Field. 5:30pm- live concert by Take it to the Bridge. Fireworks will follow at about 9 p.m.


July 2

Foxboro— Gillette Stadium & Patriot Place’s North Marketplace at 9:15 PM

July 3

Most fireworks start about 9:00 to 9:30 p.m unless noted

New Bedford — Downtown New Bedford/State Pier at 9:00pm

July 4

Most fireworks start about 9:00 to 9:30 p.m unless noted

Fall River– Bicentennial and Heritage Parks at 9:00 PM

July 5th

New Bedford — Barge off Jetties Beach, 7 Fish Island (Rain date: July 6)



Most fireworks start about 9:00 to 9:30 p.m unless noted

July 1st

Chatham— Veteran’s Field at 9:00 PM

Mashpee— Mashpee High School, 500 Old Barnstable Rd. at ~8:45 PM

July 3rd

Sandwich-– 71 Country Club Road at 9:30 PM

July 4th

Barnstable— Aselton Park, Bismore Park, and Veteran’s Park Beach at 9:00 PM

Hyannis– Lewis Bay (View along Hyannis Harbor, Aselton Park, Bismore Park and Veteran’s Park Beach, all on Ocean Street)

July 10

Orleans Rock Harbor Beach – Dyer Prince Road at DUSK ~9:00 PM (Rain Date 7/13/2021)