Macy's 4th of July Fireworks - When & Where

(released 6/12/2023)

The 47th Annual Macy's 4th of July Fireworks will pop off at approximately 9:25p.m between East 26th and East 40th Streets along the East River allowing for prime viewing in three boroughs in New York City.

The 25 minute fireworks display is synchronized to a musical score with numerous effects in 30 colors and shapes. The show will launch an average of 2,400 shells and effects per minute. This show will span a mile across the East River in a multi-layer presentation reaching heights of 1,000 feet to the water's edge.

In a tribute to the recently deceased Tina Turner, the Macy's Golden Mile will cascade golden hue shells for a dramatic effect showcased to "The Best" legendary Tina Turner.

On July 4th, Macy's Fireworks can be viewed in any area with an unobstructed view of the skyline above the East River in Midtown or from the comforts of home. Official viewing locations, overseen and managed by the NYPD, will be announced at a future date for portions of the Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens waterfronts. Viewers are encouraged to check for updates including entry and security details, marine viewing, and more.

Spectators from coast-to-coast will have a front row view of the enchanting display by tuning into NBC's national broadcast of Macy's 4th of July Fireworks (8-10 p.m. ET/PT, 7-9 p.m. CT/MT, check local listings or stream the show live on PeacockĀ®). The national broadcast will also include musical talent not yet announced.

Macy's glittering spectacle is produced in partnership with the City of New York. Spectators joining the festivities live in New York City can enjoy the full Macy's Fireworks experience by tuning in to radio station 1010 WINS (via 1010WINS on 92.3-FM, 1010 WINS-AM or 1010 WINS on the AUDACY app available on smartphones and internet-connected devices) to hear the musical score to which the show is choreographed.

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