It’s hard to believe it, but the Fourth of July is just around the corner! For many people, July 4th is one of the big highlights of the summer season – and for good reason. There are SO many fun, family-friendly events and activities that go on to celebrate Independence Day throughout the Capital Region.
Not to mention, there are numerous spectacular fireworks displays that have become a signature part of our region’s Fourth of July celebrations.
Looking for a place to enjoy fireworks in Upstate NY’s Capital Region this year? Here are a few locations we recommend checking out:
Best Places to Watch 4th of July Fireworks in the Capital Region
There are fireworks displays galore around the 4th of July in Albany and the surrounding areas. Here are some of our favorite places to enjoy them:
Albany’s Empire State Plaza
Get a front row seat to one of the region’s most spectacular annual fireworks display at the Empire State Plaza! Thousands of people flock to the area to enjoy food and craft vendors, family friendly activities, and entertainment (in addition to fireworks). Admission is free!
Clifton Park’s Clifton Common
Enjoy a parade, live music, rides, games, food and craft vendors and more at the Clifton Common 4th of July celebration. An impressive fireworks display launches at dark! This is a great local event to check out.
Saratoga’s All American Celebration
Saratoga is a great place to spend the 4th of July! Downtown Saratoga Springs comes alive with events and activities, including tours, sales, road races, parades, music and more – not to mention, there’s an awe-inspiring 4th of July fireworks display planned! (Hint: for the best views of the fireworks, make your way to Spring St., Henry St., Putnam St., or the parking deck at Phila St.)
Outside the Capital Region: Lake George 4th of July Fireworks
Thinking of venturing out of the greater Capital Region for this year’s 4th of July festivities? About an hour from Albany, Lake George is a terrific place to spend the 4th. With various fireworks displays and celebratory events throughout the region, there’s not shortage of patriotic fun to be had.
Heading Out to Watch July 4th Fireworks in the Capital Region? Let Us Take You There!
While the fireworks and events in the Capital District on and around July 4th are a blast, getting to and from them is not! Traffic and crowds can make traveling on the 4th of July extra challenging and stressful.
That’s where we come in! At Premiere, we take all the stress and frustration out of getting from point A to point B on the 4th of July! Based in Albany, we know the Capital Region well and we’re familiar with local events and fireworks displays. Our transportation services can make your Independence Day celebration easier and much more enjoyable.
You won’t have to worry about navigating, finding parking, or dealing with traffic. We’ll handle all of that for you as enjoy the ride with your friends and family! Plus, with our extensive fleet of vehicles, we can handle groups of any size.
Take your 4th of July plans to a new level this year with Premiere Transportation. Let us take you to the fireworks! Give us a call at (518) 459-6123 to make your reservation or request a quote online!