There are a number of different Firework displays that take place in New York City each year. One of the biggest and most spectacular fireworks in NYC, take place on the July 4th, courtesy of Macy’s. For 36 year’s, Macy’s has been lighting up New York Sky’s with their Independance Day celebration that is televised all over the world. This year, the fireworks will be set off on the Hudson River between 18th and 48th streets.
Coney Island will offer free fireworks every Friday from June 15th through August 31st, 2012. The best place for viewing the fireworks at Coney Island is on the boardwalk or beach between West 10th St. and West 12th St.
The fireworks schedule was compiled using information from the City of New York website.
The 2012 New York City Fireworks Schedule
Friday, April 20, 2012, 10:30 PM
Where: NY Harbor – Federal Anchorage (Liberty Island)
Sponsor: Allied PRA
Thursday, May 10, 2012, 10:00 PM
Where: Pelham Bay and Split Rock Golf Course
Sponsor: American Golf Corporation
Wednesday, May 23, 2012, 10:00 PM
Where: Hudson River Pier 84 – Safety Zone – Intrepid Museum
Sponsor: Intrepid Air and Space Museum
Saturday, June 23, 2012, 9:45 PM
Where: NY Harbor – Federal Anchorage/20B-(Ellis Island)
Sponsor: Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey
Sunday, June 24, 2012, 10:30 PM
Where: Pier 54 Safety Zone Hudson River
Sponsor: Heritage of Pride
Wednesday, July 4, 2012, 9:00 PM
Where: Hudson River between 18th and 48th Streets
Friday, July 6, 2012, 9:00 PM
Where: Breezy Point – Jamaica Bay off Rockaway Penninsula
Sponsor: Breezy Point Cooperative Inc.