Fourth of July fireworks & road closures across SWFL

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Here’s a list of Fourth of July celebrations across Southwest Florida (watch the above video for related road closures):

Bonita Springs

Star Spangled Bonita ’16

Events start at 8:30 a.m.

Fireworks at dusk

Riverside Park, 10451 Old 41 Road


Cape Coral

Cape Coral Red, White & Boom

5 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Cape Coral Parkway at the foot of the Cape Coral Bridge


Fort Myers

Fort Myers Freedom Fest

6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

Downtown Fort Myers


Fort Myers Beach

Fort Myers Beach Parade & Fireworks

Parade begins at 10 a.m.

Fireworks at dusk



Naples 4th Parade

10 a.m.

Parade route starts at Broad Avenue South and proceeds to Third Street South, then north to 5th Avenue South, east on 5th Avenue South, south on 8th Street South, past City Hall, and ending at 8th Avenue South and 8th Street South.

Naples 4th fireworks display

9 p.m.

Naples Pier


Punta Gorda

Punta Gorda 4th

11a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Laishley Park

100 Nesbit St.



Sanibel July 4th Community Celebration

8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Bailey’s Shopping Center

2477 Periwinkle Way


Sanibel “Sweet Island of Liberty” Independence Day Parade

9:30 a.m.

Parade Route begins at Tarpon Bay Road on Periwinkle Way to Casa Ybel Road


San-Cap Optimist Club’s 36th Annual Road Rally


Timbers Restaurant

703 Tarpon Bay Rd.


July 4th Celebration at Huxter’s Liquors 

6 p.m.

Huxter’s Liquors

1201 Periwinkle Way


Sanibel Fireworks Display

9 p.m.

Fireworks will be launched from the north end terminus of Bailey Road.

Best viewing area is from the Sanibel Causeway Islands and the bayside of Sanibel.

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