Independence Day is upon us yet again! As we spend time with our families and friends, remember that the safest fireworks display is the one put on by professionals and NOT the one in your back yard!
Here are some of the highlights of this weekends festivities!
Saturday July 2:
Niagara Falls: Fireworks at 9:45 p.m. Seneca Square at Seneca Niagara Casino and Hotel, 310 Fourth St. Free. Rain date: Sunday.
Sunday July 3:
Lockport: Parade at 6 p.m., starting at the intersection of Locust Street and Lincoln Avenue, proceeding down Locust Street and ending at Walnut Street.
Olcott/Newfane: Fireworks over Lake Ontario at dusk. Best viewed from Lake Ontario shoreline, Krull Park and Olcott.
Monday July 4:
Buffalo: July Fourth Celebration in the Erie Canal Harbor Central Wharf. 6 p.m. to midnight. Fireworks at dusk.
Lewiston: Fireworks at dusk, Lewiston Plateau, near Artpark. Can be seen from Academy Park on Center Street. Rain date: Tuesday.
Lockport: Fireworks at dusk at Outwater Park, off Glenwood Avenue and Trowbridge Street.
For a full list of fireworks and festivals, check out the Buffalo News.