The Largest Fireworks Display in the State

The 4th Annual Jersey City Freedom & Fireworks Festival promises to be an incredible community event attended by more than 150,000 revelers from the metropolitan area.

All media wishing to cover the event must RSVP with the City of Jersey City by emailing with the names of the reporters and/or camera crews attending the event. Please indicate if you will be bringing a satellite truck or other vehicle. Once registered, you will receive a MEDIA parking pass and instructions on how to enter the park. Media credentials will be issued on-site media tent.

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2017 Press

Official Press Release

2015 Press

Official Press Release Jersey City Finalizes Plans For Massive Fourth of July Festival

Hudson Reporter: Happy Birthday, America!

CBS New York: Jersey City To Mark Fourth Of July With Hudson River Fireworks Display

NBC New York: Where to Catch the Fireworks Across the Tri-State

Fios1: ‘Freedom and Fireworks Festival’ Lights Up Jersey City Sky

TimeOutNY: Freedom & Fireworks Festival

2014 Press

Official Press Release

New York Post: 12 Ways To Celebrate July 4th In NYC

Fios 1 News: July 4th Fun: Where To Go And What To Do In NYC

New York Times: Fourth of July Listings

Getty Images: Jersey City’s Freedom & Fireworks Festival

ABC 7 New York: Jersey City Announces 4th of July Fireworks Show

Pix 11: Liberty State Park Fireworks To Cap Off 4th of July Fest in Jersey City

Jersey City Freedom & Fireworks Festival ‘Premier Fourth of July Show In N.J.’

Gothamist: Where To Watch Fireworks This Fourth of July