There’s no shortage of red, white and boom in the region. Here’s where to celebrate America with a blast in Colorado Springs. All celebrations July 4 unless noted. Most fireworks displays begin at dusk.
Independence Day Celebration, Switchbacks FC, July 1
Celebrate early with post-game fireworks after the Switchbacks host the Rio Grande Valley FC Toros.
Game tickets: $12-$45
Fort Carson, July 2
Fort Carson Freedom Fest closes with a laser light show and fireworks at 9:30 p.m.
Summer Symphony: Memorial Park
The Philharmonic begins a patriotic performance at 7:30 p.m. The region’s largest fireworks show launches at dusk.
The Manitou Springs Volunteer Fire Department launches fireworks at the base of Pikes Peak.
Old-Fashioned Fourth of July, Woodland Park
Spend the day at the family festival from 9 a.m-3 p.m. at the Ute Pass Cultural Center. Fireworks ignite at dark.
The celebration in Palmer Lake begins at 7 a.m. with a pancake breakfast and includes a fun run, parade, street fair and live music and fireworks at 7 p.m.
Sky Sox Independence Day Fireworks
Post-game fireworks celebrate freedom and hopefully a victory.
Symphony Above the Clouds, July 5
The Phil performs at 5:30 p.m. in Woodland Park, with fireworks to follow.