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Jersey City’s 50 Star Fire Show Festival
July 4, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pmFree
The largest Independence Day celebration in the tristate area is back at Exchange Place in Jersey City for its sixth year – and you don’t want to miss it! #JCJuly4th
On Thursday, July 4 from 12:00 – 10:00 pm, please join us for an afternoon filled with local eats, carnival amusements, kid’s activities, with an evening capped by a stunning fireworks display by the world-famous Fireworks by Grucci.
ENTERTAINMENT: Throughout afternoon and into the evening, spectators can anticipate musical performances and live entertainment at the mainstage, featuring the event’s headliner Pitbull (AKA Mr. Worldwide!). Jersey City’s own Akon will also be joining us in celebration of his new album, dropping this summer!
Festivities this year will include Love Beer Fest featuring Anheuser-Busch’s craft beer labels, interactive games by the New York Red Bulls and NJ Devils, food trucks, carnival rides, family-friendly activities, live entertainment throughout the afternoon, and world-class fireworks over the Hudson. Park your bike for free with BikeJC!
LOCATION: Exchange Place, Jersey City at Montgomery and Hudson Streets
TRANSPORTATION: This one-of-a-kind festival is conveniently located near major transportation hubs, and is accessible by PATH to Exchange Place and Newport Stations, Hudson-Bergen Light Rail (HBLR), NY Waterway and bus services. Complimentary bike parking will be provided. For detailed directions, please visit www.50starfireshow.com/directions.
ASSOCIATED FEES: The 50 Star Fire Show celebration provides leading entertainment at no cost – access to the mainstage and festival is completely free!
For more information regarding the festivities and exciting updates, please visit www.50StarFireShow.com.
Presented by Mayor Steven M. Fulop, the City of Jersey City, the Jersey City Municipal Council, and the Office of Cultural Affairs, with the Jersey City Economic Development Corporation, Quality Education for Kids, Mack-Cali, the Exchange Place Alliance, Private Internet Access, and VisitNJ.org.
Lead Sponsors: Budweiser, Suez, PSE&G, and Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey.
Supporting Sponsors: Lyft, Investors Bank, Jersey City Medical Center/RWJ Barnabas Health, The Northern Trust/PGA Tour, and Disney’s The Lion King.
Special thanks to the New York Red Bulls, the NJ Devils and the United States Army for their support.