Updated for 2018 Fireworks Shows in Boise!

Watching fireworks on the Fourth of July is a staple of American culture! In fact, the first 4th of July fireworks show happened in 1777, one year after the Declaration of Independence was signed.

If you want to continue this time-honored tradition, there’s only one thing to do: go watch some fireworks! Whether you’re in Boise, Eagle, Nampa, Meridian, Caldwell, or any surrounding areas, we’ve found the best spots to watch the fireworks in Boise in 2018. This year, the Fourth of July falls on a Wednesday, but that won’t stop our beloved city from celebrating!

Fireworks Near Boise 2018

Boise

One of the best places to watch fireworks in Boise this year is at Ann Morrison Park. A fabulous display will cap off an evening of fun, food, and beverages. Food and beverage sales start at 4:00 pm on July 4th. Make it an all-day event by floating the river in the morning and taking your raft out at Ann Morrison Park. This is the 12th annual fireworks show in Boise put on by K-HITS radio station – and it’s sure to be a hit!

This is a large, family-friendly 4th of July event, so be sure to read the traffic and road closure information on the event website (linked below).

Location: Ann Morrison Park, 1000 S American Blvd., Boise, ID

Start time: 10:15pm

More info: Click Here

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Meridian

Storey Park will be hosting its annual Independence Day Festival again this year! This is the perfect spot if you’re searching for where to watch fireworks in Meridian. Family-friendly activities begin at 3 pm on July 4th. There will be fun and games for all ages, from bounce houses and inflatable obstacle courses to food and live music. The night will end with a professional fireworks show over the park.

If you want to see the fireworks show from a little closer, head over to the Meridian Speedway for front row seats.

Location: Storey Park, 205 E. Franklin Rd

Start time: 10:15pm

More info: Click Here

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Caldwell

Caldwell will have another epic 4th of July celebration this year, starting with the annual parade. Enter your kids in the bike contest and the always-entertaining pie eating contest. Enjoy tons of family-friendly games, music, food vendors and more. Cap off this patriotic night with fireworks in Caldwell!

This is an all-day celebration so be sure to bring the sunscreen and snacks!

Location: Memorial Park/Caldwell High School

Start time: 9:00am – 11:00pm

More info: Click Here

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Emmett

Head over to Gem Island Sports Complex for the annual Emmett ID fireworks show. This is a great spot to watch fireworks if you live nearby. Bring the whole family out to the Complex for a night filled with 4th of July fun and fireworks galore!

Location: Gem Island Sports Complex

Start time: 10:00pm

More info: Click Here

Have a favorite spot that’s not listed? If we missed anything, comment below and we’ll try to add it on. Happy Fourth of July from all of us at Cody’s Appliance Repair!

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