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Visitors from around the world come to Orlando for all this sunny and tropical destination has to offer and everyone can expect a little extra when they're in town for Independence Day on July 4th. Every year, the Orlando skies are ignited with spectacular fireworks and family friendly activities such as live music and light shows and visitors are invited to join the celebration.
Celebrate Fourth of July at Orlando's Theme Parks
Independence Day at SeaWorld Orlando - July 4
As part of SeaWorld Orlando's Summer Nights, a special Fourth of July Reflections show will feature an expanded fireworks show timed to patriotic music.
Guests can enjoy a special version of the popular Universal 360: A Cinesphere Spectacular, a cinematic adventure that combines cutting-edge projection technology with lasers and pyrotechnics to bring movies to life like never before.
"Disney's Celebrate America! - A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky" at Magic Kingdom will start at 9 p.m. The holiday-inspired "IllumiNations: Reflections of the Earth" at Epcot will start at 10 p.m., and a special July 4th fireworks presentation at Disney's Hollywood Studios will start at 10 p.m.
Independence Week at Magic Kingdom - June 30 - July 6
It's red, white and blue as Disney Parks salutes America with a 4th of July Fireworks Party - for an entire week, with patriotic lighting bathing the Disney castles on both coasts. Mickey Mouse appears in his patriotic finest and guests will find special USA shirts, Ear Hats and other limited-edition souvenirs.
Red, Brick and Boom at LEGOLAND - July 4 - 7
A dazzling way to celebrate the 4th of July, LEGOLAND Florida presents their first Independence Day event. 3D glasses make ordinary fireworks turn into millions of fantastic exploding bricks.
From Downtown Orlando to iconic celebration, Orlando also offers free activities to celebrate the "Red, White and Blue."
- On July 3 XL 106.7 Radio will host its annual Red Hot & Boom celebration at Cranes Roost Park in Altamonte.
- In Downtown Orlando, around the iconic Lake Eola, Fireworks at the Fountain will offer a fireworks display and laser show around the lake from 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on July 4.
- Celebration Town Center is also adding a fun twist to the holiday, as they join forces with MegaCon to celebrate A Sci-Fi 4th of July on July 4 beginning at 5:00 p.m.
- On July 5, the 4th Annual Independence Day Bash at Baldwin Park will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. EST featuring food, fun, music and a fireworks show.