Locals and tourists alike are invited to a front-row view of the best firework display in the city featuring delectable food truck offerings and live music performances
Brace yourself for an electrifying Independence Day extravaganza right in the heart of St. Petersburg’s downtown waterfront at the St. Pete Pier. Locals and tourists alike are invited to the Annual Fourth of July celebration on Tuesday, July 4, 2023. Prepare to be dazzled as the night sky ignites with breathtaking fireworks, set to launch at 9:00 p.m. baring weather.
Attendees will enjoy live musical performances by Cassie Jean & The Fireflies, Phoenix 5 LIVE, and DJ Ketone, while indulging an array of delectable food and beverage offerings from St. Pete Concessions, Main Street Empanada, Sweet Island Snow, and many more.
Don’t miss out on the best vantage points along Bayshore Dr. and North Shore Dr. NE, where you can witness the explosive display of colors from prime spots in amazing parks such as Albert Whitted Park, North Straub Park, South Straub Park, North Shore Park, Elva Rouse Park, and Flora Wylie Park. As you venture into downtown, rest assured that parking will be a breeze with numerous options available, including parking garages, city lots, and metered parking. Check out stpete.org/parking for comprehensive information on all the parking areas.
The Fourth of July celebration is free and open to the public. The event is hosted by the City of St. Petersburg and the St. Petersburg Parks and Recreation Department. For more information, contact 727-893-7441 or visit stpeteparksrec.org/eventcalendar.
Additional July 4 Happenings on the Pier
Prepare to start your Fourth of July with a burst of energy at the exciting St. Pete Run the 4th, a thrilling 5K fun run. The adrenaline-pumping race will kick off with the first run at 6:30 a.m., followed by a second race at 7:45 a.m. The starting line is conveniently located near Spa Beach on the St. Pete Pier. To get in on the action and secure your spot, head over to stpeterunfest.org/st-pete-run-the-4th/ for detailed information and registration.
For more information about the Fourth of July Celebration on the St.Pete Pier, visit https://www.thefourthstpete.com/
Monday July 4, 2022 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. The fireworks Show will begin at 9 p.m.
**live hits available during the day
City and Pier representatives available for pre event and live event interviews upon request
Spa Beach Park at the St. Pete Pier
800 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Directions and Parking Information can be found here.
About the City of St. Petersburg
One of Florida’s largest cities, the City of St. Petersburg is a diverse, vibrant city guided by principled progress and intentional inclusivity, where innovation, partnerships and ingenuity create opportunity for all. Visit www.StPete.org to learn more.
About the St. Petersburg Parks and Recreation Department
The St. Petersburg Parks and Recreation Department is nationally accredited by the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies, and with 17 recreation facilities, nine swimming pools, over 150 parks and more than 70 athletic fields, the department makes it a mission to preserve and enhance the city’s parklands and recreational facilities and engage the community in leisure activities. Visit www.StPeteParksRec.org to learn more.