July 4, 2019: Your South Florida holiday event roundup

July Fourth is on Thursday this year, and there are many celebrations planned around the holiday. Here’s a look at some of the events across Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties. Events are on July 4 unless otherwise noted. Most fireworks displays start at around 9 p.m. Additionally, many venues will not allow pets, alcohol, personal fireworks or coolers, and organizers recommend you bring a chair or blanket for seating. Events may be free to attend, but food vendor prices and some ride and amusement activity fees may apply. For traffic alerts, bridge closings and shuttle provisions, call or visit city and organizer’s websites where available.