July 4th, 2016


Celebrate the Fourth of July with Jersey City’s ThurdAnnual JERSEY CITY FREEDOM & FIREWORKS FESTIVAL at Liberty State Park! This event-packed day includes live music, children’s entertainment, amusement rides, a smorgasbord of food and drink options, and a breathtaking fireworks display by Grucci highlighting the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.

2015 Sponsors include Suntex Marinas, Liberty House Restaurant and Catering, Jersey City Economic Development Corporation, Mill Creek Residential, The Westin Jersey City Newport and The City of Jersey City’s Stop the Drop Anti-Litter Campaign. Partners for the Festival include Grucci, America’s First Family of Fireworks, and Special Olympics New Jersey.

Invite your friends from both sides of the Hudson to celebrate Independence Day with delicious bites and refreshments from local vendors, music, rides, games, and of course, New Jersey’s premier fireworks show!

Liberty State Park is located at 200 Morris Pesin Drive, Jersey City, NJ 07305




Photo Credit: @nicoleely

By Foot/Bike

Parking is limited at Liberty State Park and in the surrounding areas. Go green and bring your bike or walk over! Guests may arrive on fo... Click For More

2015 Headliner: Miri Ben-Ari

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Miri Ben-Ari

Main Stage Headliner: 7:55pm-8:40pm Miri Ben-Ari, a Grammy Award-Winning violinist/producer/humanitarian, “UN Goodwill Ambassador of Music to the United Nations Associations of Brazil”, Global Brand Ambassador for Harman Kardon and a featured blogger for the Huffington Post. Originally from Israel,... Click For More

2015 Live Music

Tru Sol


TRUSOL will be singing our National Anthem at the 2nd Annual Freedom & Fireworks Festival. https://www.facebook.com/TruSol4Real... Click For More
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Judah Tribe

Main Stage: 4:30pm With a style that is reminiscent of the golden age of reggae music, Judah Tribe has honed its unique blend o... Click For More

Manouche Bag

Main Stage: 2pm Gypsy Jazz! Chanson! French Pop! Manouche Bag is an intimate window into the heart of France. Led by singer/guitarist Matt... Click For More

Gordon James

Main Stage: 6:45pm Based out of New Jersey, USA, Gordon James, is a sought after performer, composer, arranger, producer & recording ar... Click For More

The Jersey Rollers

Main Stage: 3:15pm The Jersey Rollers (The Rollers) are a four piece rock band that plays classic rock, contemporary rock, and original mat... Click For More
Sons of Seymour

Sons of Seymour

Main Stage: 1pm-1:45pm Based in New York City, Sons of Seymour consistently creates their own sound that "mixes glam rock with modern pop".... Click For More

2015 #JC4th Host

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Host: Michael Billy

The 2nd Annual Freedom & Fireworks Festival is hosted by Actor & TV Host Michael Billy!

2015 - Music by George Soul

Music by George Soul

Music by George Soul

"There is only one thing I love more than music and that is dancing. If I can help you feel as great as I do when I am dancing, well... mission accomplished." The son of a well-known NYC salsa dancer, music and dancing was George's first language. His father's Cuban music influence spanning from th... Click For More