Locally-curated annual guide for fireworks shows in and around Chester County, PA: featuring the best fireworks from Coatesville, Phoenixville, Downingtown, Exton, East Goshen, Parkesburg, Ludwig’s Corner, Nottingham, Tredyffrin, Malvern, Uwchlan, and Longwood Gardens.
Note the Longwood Gardens fountains continue renovation in 2016 and there will be no Fireworks and Fountains concerts. Instead, they are offering “Nightscape” light shows throughout the summer. Details.
If you know of a fireworks happening in the Chester County area this year, let me know in the comments or by emailing me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Listings will be added as information becoms available.
May 27, 2016 — Friday
- Jeff D’Ambrosio Chevrolet Classic Car Show – 2158 Baltimore Pike,5PM to 8PM Cost: FREE, Details.
June 3, 2016 — Friday
- Strawberry Festival – runs Thurs June 2-Sunday June 5 on grounds of Brandywine Hospital. Fireworks at 9:45 PM Cost: FREE, Details
June 18, 2016 — Saturday
- Upper Uwchlan Township Annual Block Party – 6-10 PM The Block Party is held on Route 100 between Park Road/Station Boulevard and Byers Road in Chester Springs Cost: FREE, Details
June 24, 2016 — Friday
- Saint Joseph’s Downingtown Community Festival – Festival runs June 21-25 2016 6-10PM. Fireworks Friday evening. Rain date Saturday. Cost: FREE, Details.
June 25, 2016 — Saturday
- Chester County Balloon Festival – Fireworks 9PM. Rain Date Sunday June 26. Festival runs June 24 to 26 2016 at New Garden Flying Field. Cost: Admission Fee, Details.
- Elverson Day at the Park – pony rides and a petting zoo for the children, and will wrap up with the traditional highlights: a concert by the Chester County Band and an exceptional fireworks display at Livingood park Cost: FREE, Details
July 2, 2016 — Saturday
- Freedom Fest – Nottingham County Park – (Herr’s fireworks) An Independence weekend concert, children’s entertainment, activity & food vendors, and fireworks display, 6-11 PM. Cost: $10 Parking, Details.
July 4, 2016 — Monday
- Downingtown Good Neighbor Day – Fireworks at Dusk (9:30ish PM), with entertainment all day at Kerr Park, Pennsylvania Avenue. Part of Downingtown’s Good Neighbor Day festivities. A full day of family goodness. Cost: FREE, Details.
- Phoenixville Independence Day Fireworks – Held at Friendship Field (Corner of Fillmore St and Franklin Ave.) Cost: FREE, Details.
July 8, 2016 — Friday
- Parkesburg Fair / KVFD Carnival – Tues July 5 thru Saturday July 9, 2016, Minch Park W 4th Ave & S Gay St in Parkersburg. Fireworks Friday night. Cost: FREE, Details
July 9, 2016 — Saturday
- North Coventry Fire Company Fair – Monday July 4 thru Saturday July 9, 2016. Fireworks 10:30 PM Saturday July 9, 2016. Cost: FREE, Details
- Uwchlan Community Day – Lionville Park, 4-8PM, Fireworks at dusk. Cost: FREE, Details.
July 10, 2016 — Sunday
- Exton/West Whiteland Independence Day Celebration – Fireworks at 9:30PM following concert at Exton Park 800 E Swedesford Road Exton. Cost: FREE, Details
July 15, 2016 — Friday
- Malvern Fire Company Fair – Runs July 12 through 16 with fireworks Friday night, July 15, 2016 at 10PM – Rain Date July 16. 424 E King St. Malvern PA Cost: FREE, Details
July 16, 2016 — Saturday
- Coatesville Fireworks – Gateway Park, Coatesville PA – 9PM Cost: FREE, Details
July 29, 2016 — Friday
- Kimberton Community Fair – Annual fair runs July 25-30 2016. Fireworks Friday night 10:30 PM; Rain date Saturday July 30. Cost: FREE, Details
August 20, 2016 — Saturday
- East Brandywine Fire Company Fireworks – East Brandywine Township Community Park – starts at 7PM with music, food, glow sticks. Fireworks at Dusk, Rain Date Aug 21, 2016, Dilworth Rd, Downingtown, PA 19335 Cost: Donations, Details.
August 27, 2016 — Saturday
- East Goshen Township Community Day – Events start at 5PM, Fireworks at Dusk Cost: FREE, Details.
September 17, 2016 — Saturday
- Tredyffrin Township Annual 4th of July Celebration – Wilson Farm Park. Fireworks at dusk. The Fireworks celebration has been rescheduled for September 17, 2016. Come out and celebrate your community and congratulate the Township’s Police and Tredyffrin Library for a combined 149 years of service. We are going to have a “Party in the Park”, activities begin at 4:00pm Cost: FREE, Details.MAP