Where to watch 4th of July fireworks in Hawaii

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Several fireworks shows will light up Hawaii’s skies for Independence Day. Here’s where you can watch them:

July 3


Pacific Missile Range Facility, Barking Sands
4 p.m. entertainment, 9:45 p.m. fireworks
Free and open to the public with photo ID

July 4


Ala Moana Beach Park
8:30 p.m. fireworks (preview)
Tune into KSSK for the soundtrack
Overnight camping rules posted here
Additional parking available at Hawaii Convention Center from 6:30 a.m.-10 p.m. ($10 per vehicle)

Kailua Beach Park
6 p.m. airshow, 8 p.m. fireworks

USS Missouri
6 p.m. picnic, 9 p.m. fireworks
$10 admission

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam
7:30 p.m. 3 Doors Down concert, 9 p.m. fireworks
Open to all military-affiliated personnel and their guests

Schofield Barracks
4 p.m. Willie K, 5:35 p.m. Third Eye Blind, 8:30 p.m. fireworks
Open to Dept. of Defense ID cardholders and their guests

Turtle Bay Resort
9:45 a.m. paddle race, 5:30 p.m. pool bar BBQ ($25), 8:30 p.m. fireworks
website (more details below)


Front St.
4 p.m. block party, 8 p.m. fireworks


Vidinha Soccer Field
4 p.m. entertainment, 8:35 p.m. fireworks
$10 adults, $5 keiki (pre-sale), $15 adults, $7 keiki (at the gate)

Big Island

Hilo Bay Blast at Bayfront
9 a.m.-9 p.m., 8 p.m. fireworks
For more info, call 961-8706

5:30 p.m. parade, 8 p.m. fireworks

Waikoloa Beach Resort
10 a.m.-9:30 p.m., 8 p.m. fireworks

Turtle Bay Resort
9:45 a.m. Da Hui Paddle Race from Turtle Bay to Waimea Bay.
Gates open at 2:30 p.m. on the resort’s West Lawn.
Free live music featuring MT KeAla, Crimson Apple, Keilana Mokulehua, Kapena and more. Other highlights include food booths, stand-up paddleboard demo booths, a beer garden, prize giveaways and free family activities including Hawaiian holua sledding, traditional Hawaiian board carving, bounce houses and a water slide. Fireworks and West Lawn outdoor entertainment will be free and open to the public, food and beverages will be available for purchase from select vendors.

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