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July 4, 2019 in Laishley Park 11am-9:30pm

This 1 day festival, presented by Grande Aire Services & Storm Smart is a celebration of the USA with nonstop entertainment for the entire family. This year’s event features Water-Mania- a group of 12 giant waterslides- to be erected in Laishley Park. There are slides of all types and sizes for the littlest kids to grownups too.

Vendors, displays, and unique shopping opportunities await as the park will be filled with booths just waiting for attendees to visit, there will also be plenty of fun festival food, cold beer and beverages!

In addition to the Water-Mania Water Slides there will be a large Kid’s Fun Zone with plenty to keep the young ones excited.

Live Music will fill the park on July 4th with bands performing on the stage throughout the day.

The best fireworks display in all of Southwest Florida presented by the Famous Santore Brothers of Garden State Fireworks will start promptly at 9:00pm, shot over the beautiful Peace River.

Location & Ticket Information


The gates open at 11:00am and there is a $3 admission with proceeds helping to offset the expense of the fireworks. You can purchase a wrist band for unlimited daily use of the Waterslides for only $10.


Donations are being accepted for the community fireworks show. The goal is make our community fireworks the most spectacular show anywhere in southwest Florida. 100% of all donations go directly to the fireworks display. The Fireworks are funded completely by donations and sponsorships.

Thanks to our Sponsors!

The Fireworks are also brought to you by Gettel Automotive, Deans South of the Border & Hurricane Charleys, Fishermen’s Village, Sheraton Four Points, and Smugglers Enterprises.


Please help support this community event by making a donation online or by mail to The Punta Gorda Fireworks Fund. The fireworks are 100% funded by sponsors and donations. No municipal funds are used.

Live Music

Live music all day long on the main stage!


Time Event
11:00 amGates Open / Waterslides Open
5:00 pmPresentation of colors by Charlotte High NJROTC - National Anthem
5:30 - 7:00 pmBoogiemen Rock n Soul Revue
7:00 pmPresentation of the Riley Community Service Award
7:30 - 9:00 pmThe Jack Michael Band
9:00 pmFireworks!!!

2018 FourthFest Highlights