It won’t be long before Sarasota County lights up with fireworks. There will be fireworks displays all around the county, and picking one can be stressful. You want to go to the best to get the most out of the Fourth of July celebration, and you don’t know which one that is. Here’s the scoop on the best displays in the county. Pick any one of these for a Fourth of July for the record books.
Venice Fireworks Show
The Venice Fireworks Show takes place over the South Venice jetty, but you can see the fireworks from any of the city’s beaches. The colorful fireworks explode over the water, providing twice the fun. First, you get to enjoy the fireworks as they explode in the air, and then, you can watch the colors cascades over the Gulf’s calm waters. Talk about double the fun.
The fireworks start shortly after 9 p.m. and last around 30 minutes. Grab a spot early and settle in for a fun evening.
Englewood Firecracker Festival
Nearby Englewood knows how to put on a party, especially when it comes to the Englewood Firecracker Festival. The festival runs from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and is packed with food, drinks, music, and so much more. The real fun happens when the sun goes down. That’s when the city of Englewood lights up Lemon Bay. Just like Venice, the fireworks reflect off the water, creating a gorgeous display that will make your heart swell with patriotic pride.
You might also like: Venice Nurseries For A Summer Garden
North Port Freedom Festival
The Freedom Festival has been a part of the North Port party scene since 2004, and it’s not going away anytime soon. The festival starts at 6 p.m. and is packed with food and entertainment. Then, when the sun goes down, the fireworks begin. The display is coordinated to music, and it’s quite impressive. In fact, it’s gotten a reputation as one of the best fireworks shows around, so head to North Port High School to take part in the fun. Be sure to bring a blanket or get there early to grab the available stadium seating.
These places have the best fireworks this Fourth of July, but we have to admit, we have some fireworks of our own at Venice Toyota in Venice, Florida. No, we don’t shoot fireworks off in the parking lot. Instead, our customers see fireworks of joy every time they sign on the dotted line and take one of our Toyotas home with them. It’s easy to get excited when you drive home in a new Toyota. See for yourself by stopping by today.