Town of Barnstable Fourth of July Information

Town of Barnstable’s 4th of July Activities


FIREWORKS DISPLAY:  WEDNESDAY, July 4, 2018 (Rain date is Saturday, September 1, 2018.)

Shot off of a barge in Lewis Bay at dusk (approximate time 9:00 PM)

by Atlas Fireworks of New Hampshire


Viewing:  The main viewing locations for this year’s fireworks will be Aselton Park, Bismore Park, and Veteran’s Park Beach.  Kalmus Beach will be available for handicapped parking only.


Fireworks Parking (Barnstable):  A Parking Ban will be in effect South of South Street (Ocean Street, Old Colony Boulevard, Gosnold Street and all streets running off of Gosnold Street) from 5:00 PM to midnight to allow for pedestrian access.  Parking will be available in the North Street parking lots and Town Hall parking lot.  Tow Zones Strictly Enforced.  Carpooling suggested.


Tune into 95.1 WXTK for the pre-fireworks show also the official soundtrack
to the fireworks during the display.


Hyannis Main Street Parade – WEDNESDAY, JULY 4, 2018 Parade starting at 4:00 PM

Parade Parking: Parking Ban from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM on Main Street, Old Colony Road, and South Street, Hyannis will be closed to motor vehicle traffic for the parade. Also all of Main Street; Old Colony Road and Ocean Street from South Street to Main Street will be closed to motor vehicle traffic beginning at 2:00 PM.
Donations can be sent to:  TOB Fourth of July Parade, c/o Town of Barnstable, 367 Main Street, Hyannis, MA  02601

VENDORS must be permitted through Planning & Development Department.  Please contact Liz Hartsgrove at

Hyannis Main Street Business Improvement District