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Fourth of July Schedule for Fireworks and Parades in Barnstable County

Enjoy the festivities!

Be sure to check local/town websites regularly for further event information and updates!


  • 7/2 Mashpee Middle/High School, 8:45pm (postposed to July 2. Originally scheduled on July 1)
  • 8/5 Chatham/Veteran’s Field, 9pm (reschedule from 7/1)
  • 7/4 Hyannis/Lewis Bay @ Dusk (rain date 9/4); family oriented festivities start at 9am and continue throughout the day in downtown Hyannis
  • 7/10 Orleans/Rock Harbor @ dusk (rain date – July 13th)
  • Sandwich, Falmouth and Provincetown Fireworks – Cancelled

Parades and More!

Check local websites for parade route specifics and other details.

  • 7/2 Osterville, Wianno Annual July 4th Parade, 11am
  • 7/3 Chatham Independence Day Parade, 9:30am
  • 7/4 Barnstable-West Barnstable Parade & House Decorating Contest, 9am
  • 7/4 Centerville Parade, 10am
  • 7/4 Cotuit 4th of July Parade, 11:30am
  • 7/4 Hyannisport Mini-Marathon & Parade; run starts 9am, parade starts 11am
  • 7/4 Orleans “America is Back” Parade, 10am
  • 7/4 Sandwich “Spirit of Sandwich” Parade, 4pm
  • 9/4 Wellfleet Rescheduled for Labor Day Weekend- “Good Ol’Fashioned Hometown Holiday Hurrah”; classic car parade begins at 9:30am, float parade at 10am

…while being safe!

  • If you are unvaccinated, wear a mask that covers your nose and mouth to help protect yourself and others. Remember, this also applies to children under the age of 12 who are not vaccinated.
  • Stay 6 feet apart from others who don’t live with you.
  • Avoid poorly ventilated indoor spaces.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water. Use hand sanitizer if soap and water aren’t available.