The City of Wilmington has prepared numerous different events for you to get involved in to make this 4th of July the best yet! Check out all of the listed celebrations and see which one fits with how you are planning to spend your 4th!

Southern Backyard BBQ @ Iron Hill Brewery – 

Celebrate the 4th of July on the patio at Iron Hill for a Southern Backyard BBQ and front row seats to the Wilmington fireworks! Enjoy 5 different courses that will have you wanting to celebrate the 4th like this every year! The festivities at Iron Hill will be beginning at 7:30 PM!

Reservations are required, call 302-472-2739

CLICK HERE to check out the different items that will be served for each course!


CBN’s 4th of July Celebration at Constitution Yards Beer Garden –

Head to Constitution Yards this 4th of July and join CBN in a celebration that you will never forget! There will be family fun, drinks, food, games, and to end the night, you will get to experience a huge waterfront display of fireworks! You will not want to miss this!

CLICK HERE to find out more details on the event!


Wilmington’s 4th of July Celebration at Tubman-Garrett Riverfront Park –

Celebrate July 4th along the Christina River at Tubman-Garrett Riverfront Park where you will participate in family activities and listen to a live concert full of patriotic American music. After all of these fun things, you will get to view the festive fireworks from a new point of view that will have you wanting to come back for another celebration!

CLICK HERE for more details on the event!


Happy Hour at the Delaware Art Museum –

Spend your 4th of July at the Delaware Art Museum for their happy hour from 5:00 PM until 7:30 PM. There is no cost for admission and there will be live music on the terrace for you to listen to. You can picnic in the Sculpture Garden but there will also be food and beverages on the terrace that you can purchase.

CLICK HERE to find out more details on spending your 4th at the Delaware Art Museum!


Blue Rocks Firework Show –

Celebrate your 4th of July a day early with the Wilmington Blue Rocks! After cheering them on during their game against Potomac on July 3rd, they will be having special Independence Day fireworks that you will not want to miss out on!

CLICK HERE to check out the events that the Blue Rocks will be having that night!


34th Firecracker 5k Run Walk –

If you are a runner or just interested in participating in this amazing 5k, this is your opportunity! On July 4th start your day of celebration with a run through Rockford Park and participate in the 34th Firecracker 5k!

CLICK HERE to register before July 2nd!


4th of July on the Riverboat Queen –

Head out to the Christina River to celebrate your 4th of July from a different perspective! Enjoy all of their different drink specials and snacks that they will be providing for you to make sure you are having the best time!

CLICK HERE to schedule your Christina Riverboat Cruise!


We hope you have an amazing 4th of July!