Celebrate July 4th at Lake Eola Park
Last updated on July 03, 2018
Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer Invites Central Florida to Celebrate July 4th at Lake Eola Park
41st Annual Fireworks at the Fountain Event Kicks off at 4 p.m.
Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer invites Central Florida residents and visitors to celebrate the July 4th holiday at Lake Eola Park in Downtown Orlando for the 41st annual Fireworks at the Fountain event.
Festivities begin at 4 p.m. and spectators are encouraged to arrive early to find a viewing spot and enjoy family-friendly activities before the fireworks, including live music, lawn games and access to the playground. Food and beverages will be available for purchase from more than 20 food vendors throughout the event, and the evening will conclude with a patriotic firework display, accompanied by a performance from the Orlando Concert Band.
The entertainment schedule for the day is as follows:
- 4 p.m. – The Mellow Relics
- 5:15 p.m. – Mo’Mo-Browne
- 6:30 p.m. – The Spring
- 8 p.m. – Orlando Concert Band
- 9 p.m. – Fireworks Countdown
- **9:15 p.m. – Fireworks Finale**
Robinson Lawn Stage
- 4-9 p.m. – The Big Dawg Dre Day DJ
Wednesday, July 4, 2018
*Mayor Media Interview Window: 8:45 – 9 p.m. (behind the Band Shell at the Lake Eola Amphitheater)
Lake Eola Park, Downtown Orlando
Reserve a parking spot at a City of Orlando Downtown parking location ahead of time by pre-purchasing a parking pass. Visit orlandoeventparking.com, select “Purchase/Reprint Permits” followed by “Purchase/Reprint Single Event/Game Parking Pass.”
The free LYMMO circulator is recommended for Downtown residents and attendees parking at garages other than the Orange County Library Garage (located at 112 East Central Boulevard). Downtown parking locations, LYMMO stop information and street closure details are located on the City of Orlando website at cityoforlando.net/fireworks.
Media parking will be available in reserved metered spots on the west side of Rosalind Avenue, south of Robinson Street. On July 4, 2018 at 2 p.m., Robinson Street and Rosalind Avenue will both close to traffic. To access the closure, drive east on Robinson Street to the Rosalind Avenue intersection and OPD will grant access to official media credentialed vehicles. Contact Emily Bonvini for on-site assistance at 321.217.4252.