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Posted on: June 11, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Queen Anne’s County Annual Fireworks and Family Fun Celebration set for July 4th

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Queen Anne’s County Annual Fireworks and Family Fun Celebration set for July 4th


The Annual Fireworks and Family Fun Celebration is scheduled for July 4, 2021. We will be having family fun activities at the Chesapeake Heritage and Visitors Center. Residents can bring a chair or blanket and enjoy dinner and a firework show from the lawn next to the visitor’s center. Free parking is available at the old outlets, located at the beginning of Piney Narrows Road and a complimentary shuttle will be provided.


When: Sunday, July 4, 2021 with a rain date of Monday, July 5, 2021


Time:  Parking opens at 5:30 pm

            Shuttle starts at 5:30 pm

            Family fun starts at 6:00 pm

            Fireworks at 9:15 pm


Food: Food trucks will be available with food to purchase. You may also bring a cooler. *alcohol is not permitted on county property


Kids: We will have face painting, balloon twist and bounce houses for the kids, free of charge.


Parking: Free parking at the “old outlets” 59 Piney Narrows Road in Chester at 5:30pm

*handicap parking and complimentary shuttle available



Closures: Ferry Point Park including the walking bridge will be closed at sunrise July 3 until noon July 5. If the fireworks are rained out on July 4th the park will remain closed until July 6th.


The Chesapeake Heritage and Visitors Center parking lot will also be closed to the public from 7:00 AM on Sunday, July 4th to set up for the event.


The Queen Anne’s County Office of the Sheriff will have multiple detours in place starting at 8:00 pm till the end of the event and traffic has subsided.


Although most COVID-19 restrictions have been lifted we still ask that you stay home if you have tested positive or are waiting results.


For the latest information on our Annual Fireworks and Family Fun Celebration visit and search Annual Fireworks or follow us on social media @QACGOV or @QACParksNR


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