Independence Day Celebrations Near our Deltona Home Communities

As summer moves through its peak, the excitement for annual 4th of July celebrations begins to build. Deltona Homes is delighted to share some of the most anticipated Independence Day celebrations near our communities. With spectacular fireworks, tunes from local musicians, and delicious all-American food, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Here’s a guide to some 4th of July events in Florida near our Deltona Homes communities.

4th of July Events in Ocala

Patriotic Skies: A Fourth of July Drone Experience

Witness a mesmerizing drone light show that will paint the skies with patriotic colors and designs. The city will also have performances from two local artists, as well as a concert from the Ocala Symphony Orchestra. You can even grab dinner and dessert at the event from local food trucks at the park. This unique celebration is a modern twist on traditional fireworks, offering a dazzling display without the loud bangs, making it perfect for families with young children or pets.

Location: Tuscawilla Park

Date & Time: July 4 at 5 p.m.

Event Page: City of Ocala

Red, White and OSO Blue: A Salute to Independence

Enjoy a passionate performance by the Ocala Symphony Orchestra, paying tribute to our military heroes with true American music. The OSO will perform a variety of songs, from pop to classic patriotic tunes. The annual event almost always sells out, so grab your tickets early to celebrate America’s 248th birthday!

Location: Reilly Arts Center

Date & Time: June 30 at 3:00 p.m.

Event Page: Reilly Arts Center

Micanopy 4th of July Celebration

Experience the charm of small-town America with Micanopy’s traditional Independence Day celebration. The day is packed with activities, including a parade, music, food trucks, and fun activities at the Carson Robert Sports Complex, culminating in a spectacular fireworks display. Micanopy’s local shops and restaurants will also be open along the Historic District. This annual event has families returning every year, so don’t miss out!

Location: Downtown Micanopy

Date & Time: July 4 – All Day Event

Event Page: Town of Micanopy

Two parents and a child play with sparklers on the 4th of July.

North Port 4th of July Fireworks & Events

Freedom Festival

The North Port Freedom Festival is a celebration of Independence Day that promises an evening full of excitement for the entire family. Held at the CoolToday Park, this annual event features a variety of activities including live music, games, and an array of local food vendors offering delicious dinners and desserts. The festival’s highlight is the spectacular fireworks display, lighting up the night sky in a dazzling array of colors. With its festive atmosphere and community spirit, the Freedom Festival is the perfect way to celebrate the 4th of July in North Port.

Location: CoolToday Park

Date & Time: July 4 at 5 p.m.

Event Page: City of North Port

North Port High School Firecracker 5K

The North Port July 4th 5K is an exciting way to start your Independence Day festivities. Runners of all ages have a chance to participate in a chip-timed race. Held at North Port High School, the event kicks off with runner check-in at 6:15 am, and the 5K race begins at 7:30 am. Runners will take on a flat, well-marked course of hard grass, gravel, and a stretch of asphalt. Post-race, participants can enjoy breakfast sandwiches, bananas, popsicles, and snack bars. Awards are given in various age categories, with custom-made overall awards created by the North Port High School art teacher and students! All proceeds benefit the North Port High School Athletics program.

Location: North Port High School

Date & Time: July 4 at 6:15 a.m.

Event Page: Firecracker 5K

Fireworks seen at a distance from a private dock on a lake.

Citrus Springs 4th of July Events

Inverness Patriotic Evening

Among the many 4th of July events in Florida, the City of Inverness will host a spectacular celebration on Wednesday, July 3. The event kicks off with live music from rising country star Hayden Coffman, followed by a performance from the headliner, Parmalee. Throughout the evening, attendees can enjoy a variety of food and beverages from local vendors while soaking in the festive atmosphere. The highlight of the night is the grand fireworks display over Lake Henderson at 9:15 p.m., viewable from several scenic locations, including Liberty Park, Depot District, and Wallace Brooks Park. With a fireworks show that promises to light up the sky, this event is a perfect way to celebrate Independence Day. The city encourages everyone to support local businesses and enjoy the amenities downtown while you’re here.

Location: Lake Henderson

Date & Time: July 3 at 5:30 p.m.

Event Page: City of Inverness

City of Crystal River 4th of July Celebration

Join the City of Crystal River for a festive Independence Day celebration at Kings Bay Park. The evening promises live music, delicious food and drinks, and various vendors, creating a fun and family-friendly atmosphere in downtown Crystal River. The event culminates with a stunning fireworks display over Kings Bay at 9 p.m., weather permitting. The waterfront areas around Kings Bay offer great views, with Kings Bay Park being the prime location to experience the show. This rain-or-shine event ensures a memorable Independence Day celebration for the whole family.

Location: Kings Bay Park

Date & Time: July 4 at 5 p.m.

Three friends take a selfie on the beach at one of these 4th of July events in Florida.

4th of July Celebrations Near Chipley, Florida

City of Crestview 4th of July Party in the Park

Just over an hour west of our Sunny Hills community, the City of Crestview is hosting one of the most exciting 4th of July events in Florida at Twin Hills Park. The 4th of July Party in the Park promises a day brimming with patriotic pride and community spirit. From the tantalizing offerings of local food vendors to the energetic beats from the DJ, there’s something for everyone. The Kids Zone will keep the little ones entertained, while activities are lined up to engage adults too. As the sun sets, prepare to be awed by a breathtaking fireworks display that will illuminate the night sky, celebrating the freedom and principles that make our nation great. Join friends, neighbors, and fellow patriots in Crestview for a memorable day of fun and festivities!

Location: Twin Hills Park

Date & Time: July 4 at 5 p.m.

Event Page: City of Crestview

Star Spangled Spectacular

Less than an hour from our Sunny Hills homes, Panama City Beach hosts one of the grandest 4th of July events in Florida, featuring the largest fireworks display on the Gulf Coast. This spectacular celebration includes fireworks fired simultaneously from the Russell-Fields City Pier and the M.B. Miller County Pier, creating a mesmerizing show that lights up the night sky over the Gulf. Whether you’re on the beach or viewing from nearby locations, this event offers an unforgettable experience for all ages.

Location: M.B. Miller County Pier

Date & Time: July 4 at 9 p.m.

Event Page: Panama City Beach

New Homes for Sale in Florida by Deltona Homes

As you enjoy these incredible 4th of July events in Florida, consider making any of these beautiful cities your permanent home with Deltona Homes. We offer quality new construction homes for sale across Florida, designed to provide comfort, style, and convenience for you and your family. Our communities are strategically located to give you easy access to Florida’s vibrant lifestyle, stunning natural beauty, and exciting events. Whatever you’re searching for in your next home, Deltona Homes has something for you. Explore our range of new homes for sale and find your perfect place to celebrate all of life’s special moments.