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Looking for fireworks? Here’s where to see them!

Winchester residents watch fireworks at the end of Town Day. While the town doesn’t hold fireworks for the Fourth of July holiday, below is a list of nearby communities that do. WINCHESTER NEWS STAFF PHOTO/LISA SPENCER 

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If you didn’t get your fill of fireworks during Winchester’s Town Day and are looking for where to go, the following cities and towns will hold fireworks celebrations on or after the July 4 holiday this week:

The Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra performing at the Hatch Shell in Boston on July 4. COURTESY PHOTO/WIKIPEDIA/GARRETT A. WOLLMAN/THE ARCHIVES@BOSTONRADIO.ORG

The most notable fireworks celebration in the region each year is the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular, which celebrates its 50th anniversary on the Esplanade this July 4 with a headlining set from Broadway singer Kelli O’Hara and a fireworks show accompanied by conductor Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops Orchestra.


Beverly, 9:15 p.m., Barge 800’ off West Beach – 121 West St. Rain date: July 5.     

Boston, 10:30 p.m., Charles River. Rain date: July 5.

Nahant, 9 p.m., Bailey’s Point Park – Bass Point Road. Rain date: July 7.   

Salem, 9 p.m., Salem Maritime National Historic Site – 160 Derby St. Rain date: Aug. 10.

Wakefield, 9:30 p.m., end of Beacon Street. Rain date: July 5.

Winthrop, 9 p.m., Coughlin Park – 30 Bay View Ave. Rain date: July 5.


Lexington, 9:30 p.m., Lexington HS Baseball field – Worthen Road.


North Andover, 9:30 p.m., Hayes Stadium – 495 Main St. Rain date: July 7.

Methuen, 9:30 p.m., Exit 4 off-ramp of MA-Route 213 – Pleasant Valley St. Rain date: July 13.

Salisbury, 10:15 p.m., Salisbury Beach

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Danvers, 9 p.m., Danvers High School – 60 Cabot Rd. Rain date: Aug. 18.


Salisbury Beach will be hosting several fireworks events this July and August, all beginning at 10:16 p.m. on the following dates: July 13, July 20, July 27, Aug. 3, Aug. 10, Aug., 17, Aug. 24 and Aug. 31.

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