2024 Fireworks + Events Guide: July 4th Fun in Northwest Arkansas

The July 4th holiday is right around the corner, and Northwest Arkansas does not disappoint when it comes to fun family events! Below is the big list of where to watch fireworks plus other fun Independence Day-related things to do in NWA for the 2024 season.

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2024 Area Fireworks Shows + Patriotic Events

Sunday, June 30:

Fireworks at the Crosses

The annual Fireworks at the Crosses will be held on Sunday, June. There will be a patriotic celebration featuring live music, food trucks to purchase food and drinks from, outdoor baptisms, and fireworks. Fireworks will begin at dark. Cross Church, Pinnacle Hills Campus, Rogers.

Freedom Fest

Freedom Fest is an annual event hosted by Pea Ridge area churches. It is fun, family-friendly, and ends with a free fireworks show. 6-9 p.m. 975 Weston St., Pea Ridge.

Wednesday, July 3:

4th of July Fireworks, NWA Naturals

Fans will be treated to the a huge fireworks display after the Naturals 7 p.m. game against the Springfield Cardinals. Arvest Ballpark, Sringdale.

Thursday, July 4:

July 4th Fireworks Spectacular

Celebrate the holiday with a patriotic Symphony of Northwest Arkansas concert followed by a glorious fireworks display sponsored by the City of Rogers. Gates open at 7 pm. Music starts at 8 pm. Advance tickets are on sale now, and prices range from $3-25 plus applicable fees. The AMP, Rogers.

4th at the Field Fireworks Spectacular

The special event on Independence Day at Arvest Ballpark will include an exhibition baseball game and one of the largest fireworks displays in NWA while the Naturals are on the road in Springfield. Seating for 4th at the Field is general admission, so the seating bowl will be available to fans on a first come, first serve basis. Tickets will be $13 for adults and $10 for children 12 and under. Arvest Ballpark concessions will be open and lawn chairs and blankets are allowed. Gates will open at 5:30 p.m. for the 6:30 p.m. game fireworks will conclude the night.

An Evening at Orchard’s Park

This annual Independence Day event will include all the sights and sounds of a traditional, patriotic celebration. There will be food trucks and concessions on site, selling summertime favorites like cotton candy, kettle corn, and snow cones. With a full playlist of classic hits and holiday favorites, Two Story Radio and Arkansas Winds will kick off the fun at 7 pm. The evening concludes with a huge fireworks show at approximately 9:30pm. Reminder: Personal fireworks and alcoholic beverages are strictly prohibited. Orchards Park, Bentonville.

City of Farmington Fireworks

The annual Farmington Fireworks display will be held on Thursday, July 4th, at dusk. Fireworks will be visible from Randall G. Lynch Middle School in Farmington.

Gentry Freedom Fest

Gentry’s Freedom Fest will be on Thursday, July 4th, from noon until 10 p.m. Music, food, fireworks, car show, activities for kids. The event will be held at Gentry City Park.

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