It's the biggest July 4th fireworks display in Orlando! The Fireworks at the Fountain takes place on Thursday, July 4 at Lake Eola Park, from 4 to 10 pm. This massive celebration has been taking place for 47 years! Here's what you need to know before heading out for this awesome 4th of July event in Orlando.

Fireworks at the Fountain Lake Eola Show Time

You can expect live entertainment, family-friendly fun, and food and beverages available for purchase from a variety of vendors. The fireworks display at Lake Eola takes place at 9:10 p.m., set to a live patriotic performance by the Orlando Concert Band.

Playground at Lake Eola Park with Lake Eola Park sign in foreground
Playground at Lake Eola Park – Jodi Caballero

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Parking and Transportation

Parking is available in downtown surface lots and garages. Click here for an interactive map of options.

Closest Parking Garages to Lake Eola

  • Eola Centre Parking Garage (211 E Robinson St, Orlando, FL 32801)
  • Thornton Park Central Garage (9 N Eola Dr, Orlando, FL 32801)
  • Alden Parking Garage (2328 Alden Rd, Orlando, FL 32803)

Downtown residents and those parking in a location other than the Library Garage on Central Boulevard are encouraged to use the free downtown LYMMO circulator. Click here to view the LYMMO map.

Event attendees are encouraged to use alternative methods of transportation to visit Fireworks at the Fountain, including ride-share services, carpooling, buses, and bicycles.

July 4 Road Closure Information:

  • Robinson Street from Rosalind Avenue to Summerlin Avenue (closed 7 a.m. to midnight)
  • Eola Drive from Robinson Street to Washington Street (closed 7 a.m. to midnight)
  • Rosalind Avenue from South Street to Robinson Street (closed 2 p.m. to midnight)
  • Central Boulevard from Rosalind Avenue to Eola Drive (closed 2 p.m. to midnight)
Fireworks at the Fountain Road Closure Map Orlando
Fireworks at the Fountain Road Closure Map Orlando

Event Rules and Regulations

  • You may not stake anything into the ground (umbrellas, tents, etc.)
  • No outside alcohol (outside food and non-alcoholic beverages OK)
  • No personal fireworks
  • No unauthorized vending or soliciting
  • Weapons of any kind are not permitted

You may bring:

  • Coolers (no outside alcohol permitted)
  • Umbrellas (do not stake anything into the park grass)
  • Chairs and picnic blankets/beach towels
  • Leashed, well-behaved pets
4th of July Fireworks at the Fountain Lake Eola
Fireworks at the Fountain (2019) | Image credit: City of Orlando

Fireworks at the Fountain Orlando
Thursday, July 4, 2024, 4-10pm
Lake Eola Park
512 East Washington Street, Orlando, FL, 32801

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