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East End Fireworks Set for Holiday & Beyond

Locals looking to head East to see the bombs burst in air, here's your guide.

Since a fireworks show draws a crowd from near and far, we're offering this guide to the explosive pyrotechnics set from Montauk to Westhampton all summer long, so you'll have plenty of chances to catch a show.

July 3:

North Sea: Fireworks during the 67th annual North Sea Fire Department's Carnival at the Fireman's Memorial Field off Noyac Road. See first show on June 30 for more information.

July 3

Riverhead: An Independence Day celebration will be held on the Peconic Riverfront, featuring two bands and a fireworks display. The Blues Brotherhood, a tribute to the Blues Brothers, will perform, starting at 7 p.m.

July 4

Montauk: The only fireworks show on the Fourth of July in East Hampton Town, the Montauk Chamber of Commerce sponsors this annual event, which starts at 9 p.m. Set off from Umbrella Beach, about one-third west of town, the show can be viewd from any ocean beach. Donations accepted at the chamber office. Raindate: July 5

Westhampton: The Westhampton Country Club puts on a fireworks display, but you don't have to be a member to enjoy the show; they are visible from various locations throughout the village. Showtime: around 9 p.m.

Greenport: The carnival's in town from July 3 through 7 and fireworks are part of the show tonight. The show starts at 10 p.m., at the Greenport School. Repeates July 7.

July 6

Southampton: The Fresh Air Fund will hold its 25th annual "American Picnic," at 1030 Meadow Lane, starting at 7 p.m., with fireworks by Grucci later in the evening. The show is orchestrated to patriotic tunes and is viewable over the Shinnecock Bay. Raindate: July 8.

July 7

Amagansett: The Devon Yacht Club holds a private show, starting at 9:15 p.m., which non-members can catch from Fresh Pond Beach.

Riverhead: Not just cars at the Riverhead Raceway — fireworks start at 9 p.m. RAIN DATE: July 14

Greenport: A fireworks show will end the carnival's run in Greenport, starting at 10 p.m., at the Greenport School.

July 14

Shelter Island: Show begins after dark at Crescent Beach, near Sunset Beach restaurant and hotel. Click here to contribute.

Jamesport: Jamesport Firemen’s Carnival will be held at the George Young Community Center from July 10 to July 14, between 5 p.m. and midnight. A fireworks show will help close out the festivities on July 14.

July 21

East Hampton: The Clamshell Foundation's annual Geat Bonac Fireworks Show over Three Mile Harbor benefits the foundation's programs on the East End. Show starts between 9:20 and 9:30 p.m.

Aug. 25

Riverhead: More fireworks at the Riverhead Raceway before the summer's over. Show starts at 9 p.m. RAIN DATE: Sept. 1

Sept. 1

East Hampton: Main Beach fireworks will close out the summer on Labor Day weekend. The East Hampton Fire Department puts on the display through donations. RAIN DATE: Sept. 2

Correction: The Clamshell Foundation's fireworks are not a benefit for the Max for a Cure Foundation. A seperate benefit is held that same night that does benefit Max for a Cure, which is being held at the Duke residence. WCBS News anchor Chris Wragge is the evening's honorary co-chair, along with Rose and John Franco. 

Steve Klan July 03, 2012 at 07:58 PM
another pointless story. where are the nassau fireworks?
Carisa Giardino (Editor) July 03, 2012 at 10:01 PM
The annual Town of Hempstead show at Point Lookout as well as the Eisenhower Park fireworks show both took place Saturday evening. According to another Patch reader, there is a show tomorrow evening: For all of you in western Nassau there is always the show at Fireman's Field in Valley Stream. Gates open July 4th at 6:30pm (Emerson Place or Albermarle Avenue entrances to Firemen's Field). You can buy tickets for $5.00 to get in the gates or just sit outside and watch the show in the sky.
ghulam jagani July 03, 2012 at 11:14 PM
Hi! what time does the show begins?
An tUasal Airgead July 03, 2012 at 11:21 PM
Grucci show at Hofstra on Sunday July 7th Nassau County Grucci LI fireworks schedule - 07-07 Long Island Lizards Lacrosse Post-Game Fireworks Hofstra University’s Shuart Stadium located at 900 Fulton Avenue, Hempstead, NY City 07-17 thru 07-21 Town of Oyster Bay's Salute to America John J Burns Park - Massapequa, NY City Full July, August & September schedule at http://www.grucci.com/includes/printableSched.html?printcat=
Gina July 04, 2012 at 12:44 AM
No need to be rude Steve. Some people might use this information to play day trips with their families.
luvmykids July 04, 2012 at 12:50 AM
thank you everyone for all the info! Have a great 4th!
new guy July 04, 2012 at 11:13 AM
Montauks show at umbrella beach is postponed untill Thursday night
Steve Klan July 04, 2012 at 07:43 PM
The patch should be used for local news and things, if youre looking for something out east then look in newsday.

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