July 4th, 2016


Celebrate the Fourth of July with Jersey City’s Third Annual 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.

2016 Sponsors include Suntex Marinas, Liberty House Restaurant and Catering, Jersey City Economic Development Corporation, 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.

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

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2016 #JC4th Headliner


Village People

2016 #JC4th HEADLINER Recipients of a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (6529 Hollywood Blvd between Liberace and Betty Grable!), the one-of-a-kind Village People is synonymous with dance music. Their impact on music has earned them the title “Kings of Disco” and they have sold more than 100 milli... Click For More


2016 #JC4th Host


Host: Michael Billy

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

2016 Live Music

Annie Minogue

Annie Minogue Band

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The B-Street Band

From the heart of the Jersey shore, “Backstreets” was the first band in the world to do a unique tribute to a live performer. There are now ... Click For More

Eliza Neals

Multiple award winning Blues-rock performer, producer, composer and songwriter, Eliza Neals has wowed audiences from the United Kingdom to C... Click For More

Paris-New York Band

Paris-New York, a/k/a PNY, is an 11-piece band of pure energy consisting of highly skilled and extremely talented musicians who have experie... Click For More

Shayfer James

Shayfer James weaves surprisingly genuine musical landscapes that evoke the gauzy, sweaty sexuality of gulf-coast barrooms and the fantastic... Click For More

Gordon James Band

Based out of New Jersey, USA, Gordon James, is a sought after performer, composer, arranger, producer & recording artist preparing to ma... Click For More
judah tribe

Judah Tribe

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People In Disguise

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2016 Kid's Stage


Kay & Ray

Kayla Barone is a 17 year old singer songwriter pianist from LaGrangeville, NY. She has been pursuing her dreams of being a successful music... Click For More
Liberty All Stars

Liberty All Stars

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Pre School of Rock

Preschool of Rock is redefining music education for the young child by inspiring creativity, confidence, and freedom through caring role mod... Click For More

Rockasorri Music

Rockasorri Music is a program that provides early childhood music for babies, toddlers, preschoolers as well as kindergartners. In keeping w... Click For More

Segunda Quimbamba

Segunda Quimbamba Folkloric Center a Jersey City, NJ based nonprofit cultural arts organization that celebrates the Puerto Rican Folkoric dr... Click For More