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SALT LAKE CITY — It's time to celebrate America's 241st birthday, and the Beehive State is celebrating in cities from Logan to St. George and everywhere in-between.
The United States of America gained independence from Great Britain on July 4, 1776. Utah became the 45th state 120 years later on Jan. 4, 1896. Since then, Utahns have taken part in celebrating our country's independence each year.
Here are some public fireworks displays taking place from July 1-4 that you can go check out. If you are planning to do your own fireworks, please check your city's restrictions and be very careful.
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Brian Regan, Little Big Town and Hunter Hays will be performing at this year's Stadium of Fire, held at the LaVell Edwards Stadium at 8 p.m. at 1700 N. Canyon Road in Provo. Tickets can be purchased online.
Fireworks will begin at 10 p.m. after a concert. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for reserved seating are available online for $6. The event takes place at the Tooele High School auditorium, 301 W. Vine St.
The fireworks display will take place after the 8 p.m. rodeo. All tickets cost $15. The rodeo will be held at 4300 N. state Route 32. The city celebration goes through the Fourth.
Fireworks will be on display following an all evening event featuring various car races at 6555 W. 2100 South in West Valley City. Ticket prices range from $10 - $25 and can be purchased online.
This event takes place at Logan’s USU Maverik Stadium, 899 E. 1000 North. Gates open at 7 p.m. and entertainment begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $8 for an individual or $36 for a Six-Tix pack. Children 3 and under get in for free.
A fireworks show will take place at Smith's Ballpark, 77 W. 1300 South in Salt Lake City, following the Bees vs. Las Vegas baseball game. Tickets can be purchased online.
The fireworks show starts at 10 p.m. with events taking place beforehand. Admission is free. The event takes place at the city park at 550 West 1600 North.
There will be an all-day celebration with fireworks in the park starting at 9:45 p.m. The event is at Founder’s Park, 30 N. 100 East. Admission is free.
The annual fireworks show held at Eaglewood Golf Course, 1110 E. Eaglewood Dr. in North Salt Lake starts at 10 p.m. The celebration activities start at 5 p.m. with entertainment beforehand. The event is free.
This fireworks show set to music will take place after the Orem Owlz play against the Rockies. The event takes place at the Brent Brown Ballpark, 800 W. University Pky. in Orem. Tickets can be purchased online and range from $5 - $12. Children under 3 are free.
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Fireworks will shoot off at 11 p.m. on Monday and 10 p.m on Tuesday as part of Willard City’s "Let Freedom Ring" celebration. Firework viewing is free, but other activities may need to be paid for. The location is Center St. and 200 East.
Roosevelt City will be shooting off fireworks beginning at 10 p.m. located at 987 E. Lagoon St. Live music, a kid's mud run, food vendors and more will be taking place beforehand.
The largest fireworks show in the area will take place at Centennial Park, 1200 S. 300 West. The show begins at 10 p.m. and will be choreographed to patriotic music. The event is free to the public.
The public is welcome to bring chairs and blankets for the city's Independence Day celebration. Fireworks start at Rees Pioneer Park, 800 W. Forest St. after the sun goes down. The event is free to the public.
Fireworks show begins at 10 p.m. Food trucks, live music and other activities will take place beforehand. The event is held at Fisher Park, 920 S. 1000 East in Clearfield, and is free to the public.
Grantsville's fireworks display begins at 10 p.m. at Cherry Street Park, 115 E. Cherry St. Activities at the park are held ahead of time starting at 1 p.m.
Free event with fireworks starting at 10:10 p.m. at Pine Park, 4580 S. 2300 East.
An all-day event with fireworks starting at 10 p.m. Fireworks take place in Huntsville Square at 300 South and 7400 East.
Fireworks and entertainment are free to the public and will take place from 8 - 10:30 p.m. at the soccer field, 150 S. 800 East.
The fireworks display takes place at 10 p.m. at the Hurricane ball fields, 200 W. 600 North.
The fireworks show begins at 9:30 p.m. after a full day of events. It is free to the public and takes place at Jacob Hamblin Park, 566 N. 100 East. A movie will follow the fireworks show.
Fireworks will shoot off at 10 p.m. following a number of activities. Live musical performances will take place during the show. Viewing is available at the Davis High School field, 325 Main St.
The fireworks display is at 10 p.m. Admission is free. The display takes place at Layton Commons Park, 437 N. Wasatch Dr.
Lewiston’s famous fireworks show begins at dusk launching from the rodeo grounds, located in northern Lewiston. Viewing fireworks is free to the public. Events taking place beforehand start at 6 a.m. with a flag ceremony, races, parades and more. Some activities may require tickets. Prices and details can be found online.
Lehi City and Thanksgiving Point are coming together to celebrate Independence Day at the Electric Park. Gates open at 4 p.m. and fireworks begin at 10 p.m. at Thanksgiving Point, 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way. Admission into the park is free. Bringing blankets and chairs is recommended.
Fireworks begin at dusk for Liberty Days. Events take place at Liberty Park, state Route 162. Admission is free.
Fireworks take place at 10 p.m. at Magna Copper Park, 2600 S. 8941 West. Other events are held earlier in the day. The fireworks viewing is free.
Games begin at 8 p.m. with fireworks afterward. Viewing is free and takes place at the Manti High School stadium, 100 W. 500 North St.
The Midway celebration will release fireworks around 10 p.m. from Memorial Hill, 38 - 40 River Road. Fireworks can be seen clearly from Hamlet Park, S. Johnson’s Mill Road or from the town hall, 100 West and Main Street.
Fireworks choreographed to music will take place at 10 p.m., shooting off from Lions Back, where they can be viewed.
Fireworks take place at 10 p.m. after a day of events at the northeast baseball fields, just east of Morgan High School, 55 N. 200 East St.
Fireworks celebrating Independence Day will take place after dark at the Mt. Pleasant City Park, 1000 S. Street.
Murray Fun Days fireworks begin at 10 p.m. after a day full of family-friendly events. Events take place at the Murray Park softball field, 196 E. Murray Park Ave. Admission is free.
Viewing is free for the fireworks taking place at 10 p.m. in Barker Park, 2345 N. Fruitland Dr. Fireworks will be coordinated with patriotic music on 92.1 FM.
Park City Mountain Resort, 1345 Lowell Ave., will be shooting off fireworks at dusk. Resort hours will be extended from 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
The annual fireworks show will take place at dusk at Discovery Park, 1550 N. 100 East. Parking is located at various areas around the park.
After a day full of events, fireworks will take place at dusk. The event is free to the public and located at Carbon County Fairgrounds and Event Center, 310 S. Fairgrounds Road.
This fireworks display is free to the public and begins at 9:30 p.m. Event is located in the west hills of Richfield.
Free annual fireworks show begins at dusk at 4300 S. Parker Dr. It is recommended to come early to reserve a good spot and listen to music.
The free fireworks show begins at 10 p.m. following a day of events. Blankets and chairs are recommended for viewing. The fireworks viewing takes place at Riverton City Park, 1452 W. 12800 South.
The Groove Merchants will be performing a post-fireworks concert at 10:30 p.m. at South Towne Promenade, 10000 S. Centennial Pky in Sandy.
The Independence Day celebration will take place at the north part of Jordan Park, 1060 S. 900 West starting at 10 p.m.
Independence Day barbecue, fireworks and concert (Salt Lake City)
A fireworks display will take place after the band “America” performs at Smith’s Ballpark, 77 W. 1300 South in Salt Lake City. Gates open at 6 p.m., the concert starts at 8 p.m., and fireworks start at 9:45 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online and cost $25.
Fireworks go from 10 - 11:40 p.m. at Sugarhouse Park, 1330 E. 2100 South. Food trucks will be available. This event is free to the public, and bringing your own chairs and blankets is recommended for viewing.
Fireworks take off at 10 p.m. after a free concert at Dixie University Stadium, 225 S. 700 East. Concert attendees must have wristbands.
The Fourth of July fireworks performance begins at 10 p.m. Events are held beforehand, and tickets can be purchased online from $5 - $12.
The free fireworks show starts at dark, with a movie following. The event takes place at Loy Blake Park, 522 N. 3650 West.
Fireworks marking the end of a three-day event will take place at 10 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Park, 1986 W. 7800 South in West Jordan. The fireworks events is free, but other activities may require a purchased ticket.
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