Along with our long list of beautiful hiking trails and exciting splash pads, be sure to experience the spectacular fireworks shows happing in Fort Wayne, Indiana and surrounding areas. Whether it's to get in the holiday spirit or just finding a new tradition for the family, any one of these dazzling fireworks shows will create special memories.

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Fireworks Displays near Fort Wayne, Indiana 

Area Fireworks Displays 

  • Fort Wayne 4th of July Fireworks 2021

    • The City of Fort Wayne's Fireworks show will be held at Indiana Michigan Power Center in downtown Fort Wayne at 10 p.m.

  • Patriotic Pops at Parkview Field (June 26th) 2021 

    • The Fort Wayne Philharmonic welcomes the community back to live symphonic music at a concert celebration of the American spirit. Patriotic Pops at Parkview Field will take place on Saturday, June 26 at 8:30 p.m. with fireworks accompanying the finale. FREE ticket reservations are available through the Parkview Field Box Office. 

  • Leo-Cedarville Freedom Fireworks (June 26th) 2021

    • The Leo-Cedarville Freedom Fireworks show will take place at 9:00 p.m. at Riverside Gardens Park on June 26th.

  • Roanoke 4th of July Fireworks 2021 

    • The Roanoke Fireworks show will take place on July 4th at dusk. Food will be available for sale starting at 7:00 p.m.

  • Markle 4th of July Fireworks 2021

    • Markle will celebrate the 4th of July at Markle Fish and Game Park, with fireworks beginning at dusk. There will also be food trucks for you to enjoy!

  • Huntington Independence Day Fireworks (July 2nd) 2021 

    • Huntington will celebrate the day at an alternate location this year, due to construction at Huntington North High School. Fireworks will start at dusk, with viewing areas in the lawn near Parkview Huntington YMCA and Crestview Middle School. Parking will open at both locations at 6:oo p.m.

Fireworks at the Lake 

Experience the incredible fireworks while enjoying time at the lake. Round up the family and take a drive to one of the many beautiful lakes just North of Fort Wayne to see numerous spectacular fireworks shows. 

  • Crooked Lake (July 2nd) 2021
    • Visit Crooked Lake to enjoy their massive fireworks show from the second basin, and take part in their annual tradition of Lighting the Lake Red at 10 pm.

  • Lake James (July 3rd) 2021
    • Fireworks from 9:45 PM to 10:30 PM are visible from the lawn of Potawatomi Inn at Pokagon State Park in Angola. The display will be located over the first basin of Lake James. 

  • Angola Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks 2021
    • Visit the City of Angola to enjoy their Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks display on July 4th. The day begins with a downtown parade at 1:00 p.m., with various other family-friendly events taking place throughout the day. The evening will kick off with live music at Angola Commons Park, leading up to the fireworks at dusk.

  • Lake Wawasee (July 3rd) 2021
    • The Wawasee Property Owners Association (WPOA) is going to have a grand fireworks show at the center of Lake Wawasee. The show begins at 10:15 PM with choreographed music on Willie 103.5 FM. 

  • Winona Lake 2021 Independence Day Celebration 
    • A family-friendly celebration for all! The fun begins with an outdoor concert at 8:00 PM on the Tabernacle Lawn. The Symphony of the Lakes concert "Salute to America" will be followed by fireworks at 10:00 PM at the lake. 

Learn more about what's happening in Fort Wayne this July!

This post was originally published in May 2018 and has been updated.