Arkansas Fourth of July Fireworks & Events, 2016
Calendar of Fireworks Shows in Arkansas
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Arkansas 4th of July Fireworks 2016
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An asterisk (*) means the event has been confirmed for this year!

July 4, 2016


Fireworks Celebration *
Altus City Park
Altus, Arkansas
July 4
5:00p.m.        Food and fun.
Dark:              Fireworks


Beebe 4th of July Extravaganza *
Beebe Ballpark
1 Ballpark Road
Beebe, Arkansas
July 4
5:30                  Water slides, live music, food & more.
Dark                Fireworks


An Evening at Orchard Park (Fireworks) *
Orchard Park
NE J Street and John DeShields Blvd.
Bentonville, AR
July 4
7:00 p.m.         Events Begin
9:30 p.m.         Fireworks
More Information

Bismark (DeGray Lake)

4th of July Fireworks *
Park Shoreline
DeGray Lake Resort State Park
Bismark, Arkansas
July 4
Dark        Fireworks over DeGray lake
Free (Bring lawn chairs and snacks!)

Bull Shoals

Independence Day Celebration *
Bull Shoals-White River State Park
153 Dam Overlook Lane
Bull Shoals, Arkansas
July 4
Dark        Fireworks

Cherokee Village

Thunder on Thunderbird *
Lake Thunderbird
Cherokee Village, Arkansas
July 4
7 p.m.        Patriotic Boat Parade around Lake Thunderbird
8 p.m.        Helicopter Air Show over Lake Thunderbird
9 p.m.        Fireworks over Lake Thunderbird


Fireworks on the Fourth *
Behind the City Park
281 Old Military Rd.
Colt, AR
July 4
Evening:        Refreshment & Entertainment
Dark:              Fireworks
Admission:   Free


Deer Volunteer Fire Department Celebration *
Deer High School
Highway 16
Deer, Arkansas
July 4
2 p.m.        Events, entertainment, food and more.
Dark        Fireworks (Bring a lawn chair!)

DeGray Lake

4th of July Fireworks Show *
DeGray Lake State Park, Iron Mountain Marina & Resort
DeGray Lake area, Arkansas
July 4
Evening:        Picnicking
Dark:              Fireworks
Admission:   Free

Fort Smith

Mayor’s 4th of July Celebration (Info not yet available for 2016)
Harry E. Kelly Park
Fort Smith, Arkansas
12 Noon          Event begins with Activities, Food & More
4:00 p.m.         West End Park opens (Ferris Wheel Rides, $1)
7:00 p.m.         Live Music at Harry E. Kelly Stage and Riverpark
Dark                  Fireworks


Gentry Freedom Fest*
Gentry City Park
Gentry, Arkansas
July 4
12 Noon        Entertainment, Car Show & More
Dark                Fireworks
More Information


July 4th Freedom Fest *
Town Square
16 Town Square
Greenwood, Arkansas
July 4
All-day        Events, Games, Food, Live Music
Dark           Fireworks


Fire in the Sky *
First National Bank Soccer Complex
202 Old Stonewall Road
Harrison, Arkansas
July 4
(Park at Harrison Junior High, Burlsworth Youth Center or Lake Harrison Park)
Evening        Fun and Activities
Dark        Fireworks

Horseshoe Bend

Independence Day Celebration*
Turkey Mountain
Horseshoe Bend, AR
July 4
10:00 a.m.        Parade
Day                    Ice cream social, food, events, entertainment
Dark                  Fireworks

Little Rock

Annual Pops on the River *
River Market Pavilions and Riverfest Amphitheater
Little Rock, Arkansas
July 4
12 noon.        Entertainment, food, activities & Arkansas Symphony Orchestra.
9:30 p.m.        Fireworks
Free (Reserved seating available for $10)

Big Bang on the Range*
2800 Graham Road
Jacksonville, AR 72076
July 4
9:30p.m.        Fireworks

Mountain Harbor - Mount Ida

Mountain Harbor July 4th Celebration *
Marina Point, just out from Mountain Harbor Marina
994 Mountain Harbor Road
Mount Ida, Arkansas
July 4
Day                Speakers, music, parade and more.
Dark              Fireworks over Lake Ouachita


Annual Piggott 4th of July Picnic *
100 S. Moore
Piggott, Arkansas
July 4
6:00p.m.         Entertainment, food, music, pageants, carnival rides & more.
10 p.m.           Fireworks
Admission      Free for Fireworks, charge for carnival.
(Fundraiser for Piggott Cemetery)

Pine Bluff

4th of July Celebration *
Pine Bluff/Jefferson County Regional Park
Pine Bluff, AR
July 4
2:00 p.m.         Food and Beverage Vendors Open.
5:00 p.m.         Live Entertainment begins
9:05 p.m.         Fireworks


July 4th Fireworks Spectacular *
Walmart AMP (Arkansas Music Pavilion)
5079 W. Northgate Rd.
Rogers, AR
July 4
6:00 p.m.        Gates open
7:00 p.m.        Entertainment begins
Dark                Fireworks
Admission:    Begins at $3; reserved seats $10


Community Fireworks Display *
Old Post Park
1471 Lock & Dam Rd.
Russellville, AR
July 4
9:25 p.m.        Fireworks
Admission:        Free


Fireworks in the Park *
Salem City Park
Civic Center Road
Salem, Arkansas
July 4
Evening        Food & Music
Dark              Fireworks over Salem City Park Lake


Annual 4th of July Family Celebration *
Sherwood Forest
1111 West Maryland Avenue
Sherwood, Arkansas 72120
July 4
6:00 p.m.      Free hot dogs (while supplies last), Entertainment
9:00 p.m.      Fireworks

These events have already taken place for 2016:

Mountain Home

Red White Blue Festival *
Arena & ASUMH Campus
Mountain Home, Arkansas
June 25
5:00 p.m.        KILO's Texaco Country Showdown (Music), Kid's Zone
6:00 p.m.        Red, White & Blue Concert Stage
8:00 p.m.        Red, White & Blue Rodeo ($8 adults, $5 kids, under 6 free)
9:25 p.m.        Fireworks on the ASUMH Campus
Admission:        FREE for fireworks, Admission charged for rodeo.


Sparks in the Park *
Bobby Ferguson Park
Texarkana, AR
June 25
4:00 p.m.         Food Vendors, Concessions & Activities Begin.
6:00 p.m.         Kids Games and Contests
9:30 p.m.         Fireworks


Rodeo of the Ozarks *
Parsons Stadium
1423 E. Emma Ave.
Springdale, AR
June 25
6:00 p.m.        Gates open (Admission charged)
7:00 p.m.        Rodeo (Admission charged)
Dark                Fireworks

July 1

Fireworks on the Hill
July 1
6:30p.m.        Activities begin
Dark                Fireworks

Independence Fireworks Display
Bunch City Park
July 1
Evening                Local high school band concert
Dark                Fireworks

Hot Springs Village

Stars & Stripes Festival*
Lake Balboa
Hot Springs Village, Arkansas
July 1
7:00 p.m.        Fireworks Pre-Party (DJ & Food Vendors)
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks over Lake Balboa


Independence Day Fireworks *
Next to Paris High School
2000 Wood Street
Paris, Arkansas
July 1
Fireworks        Dark


Fourth at the Field *
Arvest Ballpark
S. 56th St & Watkins Ave.
Springdale, AR
July 1
6:35 p.m.        Baseball (Admission charged)
Dark                Fireworks

West Fork

West Fork Independence Day Celebration*
Carter Park
West Fork, Arkansas
July 1
Dark        Fireworks

July 2, 2016

Buff City
4th of July Star Spangled Weekend*
White Oak Lake State Park
563 Highway 387
Bluff City, AR
July 2
Dark        Fireworks


Annual Let Freedom Ring *
DeQueen Sports Plex - CCCUA Amphitheater
DeQueen, Arkansas
July 2
Dark                Fireworks


Farmington Fireworks Display *
Farmington High School Football Stadium
Farmington, AR
July 2
9:15 p.m.        Fireworks

Heber Springs

Fireworks Extravaganza *
Sandy Beach
Heber Springs, AR
July 2
9:00 a.m.        Come by car or boat for music, food and fun.
9:30 p.m.        Fireworks over Greers Ferry Lake
Admission:     Parking is $20 per vehicle.


Mena 4th of July Celebration *
Aubrey Tapley Sports Complex
151 Recreation Lane
Mena, Arkansas
July 2
Evening        Food, music, games & More
Dark              Fireworks

Mountain View

4th of July Fireworks 2016 *
Mountain View, Arkansas
July 2
Dark        Fireworks


Celebrate Mullberry*
Kirksey Park Fairgrounds
July 2
Dark        Fireworks


Annual Cardboard Boat Race & Fireworks Celebration *
East Side Park, Gar Creek
300 West Commercial St.
Ozark, AR
July 2
6:30p.m        Parade
7:00p.m        Boat races, food, snacks, games.
Dark:              Fireworks
Admission:     Free


Prairie Creek Marina and Cabela's Fireworks *
1 Prairie Creek Marina Drive
Rogers, Arkansas
July 2
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks

July 3, 2016

Bella Vista

Independence Day Fireworks *
Loch Lomond Dam
Bella Vista, AR
July 3
Dark                Fireworks

Calico Rock

Lions Club Fireworks (Info not yet available for 2016)
Earl King Park
Highway 46
Calico Rock, Arkansas
Dark        Fireworks

Fairfield Bay

4th of July Festival at the Bay *
Baptist Church parking lot
Dave Creek Parkway
Fairfield Bay, AR
July 3
Day                  Events, food, fun
9:00 p.m.        Fireworks
Admission:     Free


Annual Uptown Fayetteville Freedom Fireworks (Not confirmed)
Northwest Arkansas Mall
4201 Shiloh Drive
Fayetteville, Arkansas
7:00 p.m.        Events begin
9:25 p.m.         Fireworks (Simulcast on Magic 107.9 FM)


Annual Ventris Trail's End Resort's Fireworks *
South of Marker '8' on Beaver Lake
Garfield, Arkansas
July 3
8 p.m.        Fireworks choreographed to patriotic music
Free (Can be seen only by boat!)

Hot Springs

4th of July Fireworks *
Magic Springs & Crystal Falls
1701 E. Grand Avenue
Hot Springs, Arkansas
July 3 and 4th
Dark        Fireworks
Admission Charged
Mountain Home

Independence Eve on Lake Norfork*
Mountain Home, Arkansas
July 3
Dark        Fireworks

Oaklawn Spa Blast
Oaklawn Park
Hot Springs, Arkansas
5:30 p.m.        Gates open for fun, entertainment, Lee Greenwood & more.
Dark                 Fireworks
Admission:     Free


Pentecostals of NWA Fireworks *
2200 S. 13th Street
Rogers, Arkansas
July 3
6 p.m.       Music, Food, Lawn Games, etc.
Dark        Fireworks


Fireworks at the Crosses *
Pinnacle Hills Campus
Springdale, Arkansas
July 3
5:00 p.m.        Live music, outdoor baptisms and more.
Dark                 Fireworks
Free (Bring your lawn chair).
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Updated: July 4, 2016
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