Best Of Free July 4 Events in Florida

Best of Free Florida Events July 4 2012

Best of Free Florida Events July 4 2012

Florida Travel Guide – July 4 2012: Best of Free Florida Events

If you’re spending the Fourth of July in Florida, you don’t have to worry about spending a fortune on entertainment. There are tons of free events taking place in honor of the country’s birthday. Here are three of them.

1. Fourth of July Celebration, St. Augustine

Take your family to the Fourth of July Celebration in St. Augustine and see one of the largest displays of fireworks on the East Coast of Florida. Get there well before 9:30 to make sure you get a great spot to view the show. You’ll be glad you did when the spectacular colors burst over the Castillo de San Marcos Fort.

  • Highlight: Really, really big fireworks display
  • When: July 4, 9:30pm
  • Where: 1 South Castillo Drive, St. Augustine, FL 32084
  • Cost: Free

2. Sanford Fourth of July Celebration

Enjoy the live entertainment, fun and games happening at the Fourth of July Celebration in Sanford. Grab a bite to eat from the concession stands. Stick around to watch one of the largest displays of fireworks that you’ll find in Central Florida. The fireworks are beautiful overlooking Lake Monroe along the new RiverWalk.

  • Highlight: Exploring the new Riverwalk on the Fourth of July holiday
  • When: July 4, 5pm
  • Where: 600 East First Street, Sanford, Florida
  • Cost: Free

3. July 4th Celebration, Miami Beach

What are you looking for in an Independence Day celebration; a party at the beach or a patriotic ceremony? No matter how you prefer to spend your Fourth, you’ll find it at Bayfront Park in Miami Beach. Live concerts, good food, fun children’s activities and it all ends in a spectacular display of fireworks that you’ll wish will never end.

  • Highlight: Kids Zone!
  • When: July 4, starting at 3pm
  • Where: Bayfront Park,301 N. Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132
  • Cost: Free

Tell us…

How are you spending your Fourth of July holiday?