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news • June 27, 2023

Celebrate the Fourth of July Near Fort Lee, NJ

Ready to celebrate Independence Day near Fort Lee, NJ? Look no further than our neighbors in Ridgefield and Paramus for some of the best Fourth of July celebrations in the state. Here’s a look at how to celebrate this year.

Ridgefield Park Fourth of July Parade

Where: Preston Street and Hudson Avenue, Ridgefield Park

When: Tuesday, July 4, 2023 at 11:30 a.m.

Beginning promptly at 11:30 a.m. this Fourth of July, the grand marshal will kick off one of the oldest celebrations in the country. Since 1894, the Village of Ridgefield Park has celebrated Independence Day for 129 years. Learn more about the Ridgefield Park Fourth of July parade.

Ridgefield Park July 4th Fireworks and Concert 2023 

Where: Veteran’s Park, 88 Overlook Ave., Ridgefield Park, NJ

When: July 4, 2023, concert at 7:30 – 9 p.m.; fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

A culmination of the day’s celebration, make your way to Veteran’s Park in Ridgefield Park for the village’s concert and fireworks. Featuring performances by the Rutherford Community band from 7:30-9 p.m., the fireworks launch at 9:30 p.m. Learn more about Ridgefield Park’s July 4th Fireworks and Concert.

Paramus Independence Day Celebrations

Where: Westfield Garden State Plaza, One Garden State Plaza Pkwy, Paramus, NJ

When: Sunday, July 2, noon-9 p.m., fireworks at 8:45 p.m.

Of course, if you would rather spend some time in Paramus, NJ, for the town’s annual Fourth of July celebration, there’s lots to do here, too! The celebration kicks off Sunday, July 2 from noon to 9 p.m. with the Food and Music Fest at Westfield Garden State Plaza. Fireworks begin at 8:45 p.m. Then, July 4th, beginning at 9 a.m., join Paramus at Fairview and Century roads for the town’s annual Independence Day Parade. Learn more about Paramus’ Independence Day Celebrations.