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Macy's Fourth Of July Fireworks

, New York City | Entertainment , Tourism

It wouldn't be the Fourth of July in New York City without the annual Macy's Fourth Of July Fireworks show, which made its debut in 1976 to commemorate the nation's bicentennial. In 2016, the iconic display, now located on the East River, will celebrate its 40th anniversary; fireworks will be set off from barges located between the Brooklyn Bridge and Queensboro Bridge. For more information, visit macys.com. First held for the US bicentennial in 1976, the 40th anniversary Macy’s fireworks bash maintains its pride of place as the nation’s largest. Millions of people from near and far line the East River waterfront in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan to catch live performances by top pop stars and the rockets’ red glare of tens of thousands of shells lighting up the summer sky. Source: nycgo. com Image: social. macys. com

Event Details

    July 4, 2016 - July 4, 2016
    01:00 AM - 11:00 PM