Orlando is always sparkling with fireworks, but during the 4th of July weekend, it's truly booming! Most theme parks and resorts hold their special events on July 3rd and 4th. Independence Day at Walt Disney World Resort is observed with A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky at the Magic Kingdom which starts at 9 pm. Stunning "IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth" at Epcot start at 10 pm., as well as an outstanding July 4th fireworks presentation at Disney's Hollywood Studios.
Independence Day at Universal Resort features a special version of the popular Universal 360: A Cinesphere Spectacular, a cinematic adventure with lasers and pyrotechnics bringing movies to life. Legoland holds a special patriotic show planned for the Fourth of July. While SeaWorld Orlando offers a special Fourth of July Reflections show, featuring fireworks synchronized to patriotic music.
For a more traditional festival, visit Baldwin Park Independence Day Bash on July 3rd. This annual event starts at 6 pm with festivities in the Village Center of Baldwin Park and ends at 9:15 pm. with a spectacular firework show over Lake Baldwin.