2021 Firework Celebrations & Displays

Information about public firework displays and July 4th celebrations taking place in 2021.

This year, Albuquerque offers multiple ways to celebrate Independence Day safely!

Remember, City of Albuquerque Ordinance prohibits the sale and use of all Aerial Fireworks and Ground Audible Devices within the city limits. Report illegal fireworks.

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4th of July at Balloon Fiesta Park

Fireworks will return to Balloon Fiesta Park on July 4, 2021. Tickets must be purchased in advance for $20 per vehicle. Enjoy a live fireworks display, and food vendors. Tickets are limited, so buy your ticket soon!

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Fireworks in the Metro

Enjoy watching firework displays hosted by the City of Albuquerque throughout the metro from your porch or backyard. The City will be launching fireworks at the parks below. Please note that the parks themselves will be closed and spectators are not allowed to gather in the parks or along the roads nearby.

North Domingo Baca Park*

No spectators in the park

Expo New Mexico*

No spectators at NM Expo

Paradise Hills Golf Course

Limited number of reservations available. Please click here to reserve.

Tom Tenorio Park*

No spectators in the park

Ladera Golf Course*

Limited Number of reservations available. Please click here for reservations.

Rio Grande Credit Union Field at Isotopes Park

Tickets available here.

City of Rio Rancho

Find more information here.

*These sites will be closed to the public several hours ahead of the planned launch time of 9:15 p.m. (weather permitting) for safety reasons. The City is strongly discouraging residents from gathering near the launch sites. The Albuquerque Police Department, Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office, and the Metro Security Division of the Department of Municipal Development will have personnel at each launch site. Street parking around each site will also be restricted in the hours leading up to the launch time and throughout the event.