The Gables will once again host friends and family as we celebrate America’s and Nathaniel Hawthorne’s birthday. Please feel free to bring your own picnic, blanket, and lawn chairs for a front-row seat to the City of Salem’s extraordinary fireworks display over the harbor. A cash bar will be provided from 6:00-9:15pm. NO outside alcohol is permitted on the grounds. Cake to celebrate Hawthorne’s birthday will be cut and served at 8:00pm.
Parades, Fireworks and other Independence Day celebrations on Boston, Massachusetts' North Shore!
Grab your friends and head on down to the Farms – Prides 4th of July Auction for a night full of great food from your favorite Beverly Farms restaurants, a cash bar, and live musical entertainment. More than 200 items to bid on in the Live and Silent Auctions, featuring many unique items you'll only find at this event. Silent Auction closings start at 8:45. Don't be late and miss out! Auction proceeds support the Beverly Farms-Prides Crossing 4th of July Celebration events.
Rockport traditionally celebrates Independence Day in style and this Fourth of July won't be any different. Scheduled festivities include the Firemen's Parade, a Legion Band concert, and Rockport's version of a finale - a towering bonfire at Back Beach.
The Gloucester Fund and Ringo Tarr present a Free Concert on Gloucester Harbor to kick off the Independence Day weekend! The concert will take place on Stacey Blvd, right on Gloucester Harbor - a perfect spot to watch the fireworks!
On Thursday, July 3rd there will be a special 4th of July Concert at Singing Beach. This free holiday concert will run from 7:15-9:15 p.m., so grab your picnic blankets or lawn chairs and come on down. Immediately following the concert, stick around for the fireworks show launched from a barge just off of the beach!
Fourth of July in Marblehead is an all-day event on the harbor front that begins at 10am with the Horribles Parade, composed of unusual and sometimes opinioned home-made floats, music, and other parading favorites. For the rest of the day, the waterfront is lively with music, food, and family activities. The day ends with the Harbor Illumination and Fireworks.
The Chebacco Lake and Watershed Association will sponsor its annual Fourth of July Boat Parade on at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 4th. All boats will meet near the Centennial Grove beach and proceed around the lake counterclockwise. Prizes will be awarded for Most Patriotic, Most Creative and best costume or costumes.