What are your plans for the 4th of July? Wondering where to watch 4th of July fireworks in Fairfield County, CT? Lucky for us, almost every town in Fairfield County has its own fireworks display. Here is a guide to where to watch 4th of July fireworks in Fairfield County, CT. Many 2021 fireworks display are cancelled, however, you can still watch fireworks at Fairfield, Greenwich, Stamford and Ridgefield. For 2021, the Weston, Westport, Rowayton, Norwalk, Old Greenwich Binney Park and Darien fireworks are cancelled. This guide has been updated for 2021.
Fairfield Fireworks 2021
The popular Fairfield, CT Fireworks display is back this year! The annual Fairfield fireworks display can been seen from either Penfield beach or Jennings beach. The 2021 Fairfield Fireworks will be held on Saturday, July 3, 2021. Fireworks display will start just after dark around 9:15am.
When: July 3, 2021 (rain date July 5). Entertainment 6-9pm. Fireworks at 9:15pm. Penfield Beach
Where: Fireworks explode just after dark at 9:15pm, from a barge off of Long Island Sound so the show can be seen easily from either Penfield or Jennings Beaches.
Parking: Beach Parking lots can be accessed either with a Season Beach Sticker or by purchasing a Daily Pass for $50.00 per vehicle (credit card only). Daily Passes will be limited to the first 300 vehicles at Jennings Beach and 100 vehicles at Penfield Beach. A Daily Parking Fee will also be charged to park at the Ash Creek Open Space Parking Lot the day of the fireworks. Lots will fill. Plan on getting there early so as not to be disappointed.
Entertainment from 6:00 – 9:00 PM at Jennings Beach & Penfield Beach
Greenwich Fireworks 2021
The Greenwich Fireworks at Greenwich Point Park (Tod’s Point Beach) is back this year! During the pre-pandemic past, Greenwich fireworks are held in two locations, Binney Park and Greenwich Point Park. This year, instead of two locations, the Town of Greenwich will have fireworks over two days for better crowd control. The 2021 Greenwich Fireworks will be held on Saturday, July 3, 2021 and Monday, July 5, 2021.
When: July 3, 2021 and July 5, 2021 at 9:10pm
Where: Greenwich Point Park, Old Greenwich, CT
Access: Park passes and parking passes are required for entry.
Parking: Please note that Greenwich Point will be closed once parking has reached its capacity or at 8:00 p.m., whichever comes first. Cars will not be permitted in or near Greenwich Point. This means you will not be able to drop-off or pick-up passengers before or after the event.
Ridgefield Fireworks 2021
The Ridgefield Firework celebration is back this year! The 2021 Ridgefield Fireworks display is scheduled for Monday, July 5, 2021 with a rain date of July 6, 2021. It will be held at Ridgefield High School’s Tiger Hollow Field.
When: July 5, 2021 (rain date July 6). Fireworks begin at dusk.
Where: Ridgefield High School Tiger Hollow Field at 700 North Salem Road, Ridgefield, CT
Details: Fireworks begin at dusk.
Stamford Fireworks 2021
The Stamford Fireworks is on this year! However, there will be no public viewing area for the 2021 Stamford Fireworks display. Stamford residents can view fireworks from their homes and downtown restaurants.
When: July 2, 2021. Fireworks 9pm.
Where: There is no public viewing area this year and streets will not be closed. The Stamford Fireworks display can be seen from many Stamford locations and residents can safely view the 2021 Stamford fireworks display from their balcony, rooftop, backyard or outdoor patios at downtown restaurants.
2021 Fireworks Cancelled
Most fireworks celebrations in Fairfield County are cancelled. Below you will find the cancelled 4th of July fireworks.
Darien Fireworks 2021- CANCELLED
When: The 2021 Darien Fireworks is cancelled and will return in 2022.
Where: Darien High School, Darien, CT- CANCELLED
Norwalk Fireworks 2021- CANCELLED
When: The 2021 Norwalk Fireworks is cancelled! Norwalk’s fireworks draws 30,000 people from all over the region, and officials made the decision to cancel rather than potentially risk people’s health and safety.
Where: Calf Pasture Beach, Norwalk, CT- CANCELLED
Greenwich Fireworks Display at Binney Park- CANCELLED
When: The 2021 Greenwich Binney Park fireworks is cancelled. The Town of Greenwich will have fireworks at the Greenwich Point Park.
Where: Binney Park, Old Greenwich, CT- CANCELLED
Rowayton Fireworks 2021- CANCELLED
When: The 2021 Rowayton Fireworks is cancelled.
Where: Bayley Beach- 11 Pine Point Road, Norwalk, CT- CANCELLED
Westport Fireworks 2021- CANCELLED
When: The 2021 Westport Fireworks is cancelled
Where: Compo Beach, Westport, CT- CANCELLED
Weston Fireworks 2021- CANCELLED
When: The 2021 Weston Fireworks is cancelled.
Where: Weston Middle School Field at 135 School Road, Weston, CT- CANCELLED
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