Where to see the fireworks
June 24, 2022
One of the most iconic parts of summer is firework displays. From Memorial Day to Labor Day, there are plenty of events where folks in Middle Tennessee can check out stunning sky shows. Here are some of the best places to see fireworks.
Located just northeast of Nashville is Gallatin, Tennessee. This growing community of just over 44,000 residents is home to an annual 4th of July event that concludes with a spectacular fireworks display. The event is free with a small fee for parking, with shows lasting approximately 20 minutes.
Where to go: Triple Creek Park
Triple Creek Park is a 185-acre park that is home to all kinds of great events throughout the year, but each Independence Day, it becomes the center of action in Sumner County. The day starts with music, food, and fun and ends with a large fireworks display that’s synchronized to music played on local radio stations. Firework shows start at dark with more than 1,000 shells shot off each year. For more information about the specifics of this year’s event, check out the official event Facebook page.
Each year, Murfreesboro welcomes residents and visitors alike to enjoy the “Celebration Under the Stars” — the annual Independence Day event.
Where to go: Fountains at Gateway - 1500 Medical Center Pkwy Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Fountains at Gateway offers attendees a free event with music, food, and fun. Make sure to bring your swimsuits to take advantage of the splash pad and blankets or lawn chairs to take in the fireworks display. Keep an eye on the Murfreesboro government website for more details about this year’s event.
Shelbyville is the seat of Bedford County and home to an annual fireworks show that is sure to light up your 4th of July!
Where to go: Griffin HV Park - 220 Tulip Tree Dr, Shelbyville, TN 37160
This yearly event is the perfect place to celebrate Independence Day with the whole family. Here you’ll find music, craft vendors, food trucks, and more with a stellar fireworks display starting after dark. Keep up to date with the latest fireworks news in Shelbyville by watching for details on the Shelbyville Chamber website.
Middle Tennessee is a great place to call home no matter the time of year with plenty of activities and community events. Make sure to check out the available homes for sale from Ole South.