As Independence Day approaches, Oakland and Macomb Counties are gearing up for a spectacular array of festivities. From dazzling fireworks to fun-filled community events, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Here’s a comprehensive guide to help you make the most of your 4th of July celebrations.

Oakland County Fireworks and Festivities


Event: 4th of July Festival
Date: July 4
Celebrate Independence Day with a traditional festival featuring fireworks, family activities, and more in Clawson.


Event: Oakland County Fair Firework Show
Date: July 5
Head over to the Oakland County Fair for an evening of fair fun capped off with a fantastic fireworks display.

Huntington Woods

Event: Huntington Woods Fireworks
Date: July 4
Enjoy the night sky lit up with fireworks in Huntington Woods, perfect for family and friends.

Lake Orion

Event: Lake Orion Fireworks
Date: July 6
Experience the beauty of fireworks reflecting on Lake Orion for an unforgettable evening.


Event: Fireworks at Kensington Metropark
Date: July 2
Kick off the celebrations early at Kensington Metropark with a night of fireworks.


Event: Fireworks and Food Trucks
Date: July 3
Savor delicious food truck offerings and end the night with a fireworks show in Ortonville.

Macomb County Fireworks

Sterling Heights

Event: Sterlingfest Fireworks
Date: July 25
Location: Dodge Park
Description: Although not on the 4th, Sterlingfest offers a grand fireworks finale to July. Enjoy a carnival, concerts, and an arts and crafts fair, topped with a drone show lighting up the night sky.

Clinton Township

Event: Clinton Township Fireworks
Date: July 5
Location: 40700 Romeo Plank Road
Cost: Free
This family-friendly event includes inflatables, face painting, food vendors, live music, and a fireworks display at dusk.


Event: Jimmy John’s Field Fireworks Spectacular
Date: July 4
Location: Jimmy John’s Field
Description: Combine America’s favorite pastime with a spectacular fireworks show. Watch the Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers face off against the Utica Unicorns and enjoy fireworks included with your ticket.

Additional Festivities in Oakland County

Village of Rochester Hills Events

Dates: July 5-6 at 5 PM
Location: The Village of Rochester Hills / Festival Park
Description: Enjoy free summer concerts at the Village of Rochester Hills. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy live music and family fun.

Oakland University Summer Concerts

Date: July 5 at 6 PM
Location: Oakland University, Elliott Tower
Description: Relax with free concerts featuring the carillon’s 49 fully-chromatic bells. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets.

Troy Fourth of July Weekend Events

Event: Friday Fun Nights at Troy Family Aquatic Center
Date: July 5 from 7 PM to 9 PM
Location: Troy Family Aquatic Center
Description: Enjoy discounted admission for residents and non-residents with activities like waterslides, sand volleyball, and more. $6 resident / $10 non-resident.

USPBL Friday Fireworks Spectacular PLUS Home Run Derby Night

Dates: July 5 and all Fridays this summer
Location: Jimmy John’s Field
Description: Every Friday night features fireworks and affordable baseball. Enjoy the home run derby and more fun activities.

Make the Most of Your 4th of July Celebrations
Whether you’re enjoying a fireworks show, attending a concert, or partaking in community events, Oakland and Macomb Counties offer an abundance of options to celebrate Independence Day. Gather your family and friends, and get ready for a memorable holiday filled with fun, entertainment, and spectacular displays. Happy 4th of July!