NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — News 8 has you covered on ways you can celebrate the Fourth of July in 2023.

Below is a list of fireworks displays, parades, and other festivities planned across Connecticut, organized by date.

Wednesday, July 5

  • New Haven’s Fireworks | Fireworks will launch from atop East Rock Park; viewing area is from Wilbur Cross High School parking lot | 9 p.m.

If you can’t make it to Wilbur Cross High School for the show, WTNH will provide a live broadcast on WCTX Channel 9, starting at approximately 9 p.m. on the Fourth of July. You can also stream it live on and the News 8 app.

Friday, July 7

Saturday, July 8

Sunday, July 9

Tuesday, July 11

  • Vernon’s July in the Sky | Henry Park | 9:30 p.m. | Rain date: July 12

Friday, July 14

Saturday, July 15

  • Newington’s Extravaganza | Mill Pond Park | Event starts at 10 a.m.; fireworks at 9:30 p.m. | Rain date: July 16
  • Niantic – Celebrate East Lyme | Pennsylvania Avenue/Main Street | Event starts at 3 p.m; fireworks at dusk