County fireworks set July 4
KENT NARROWS — Fireworks will light up the Kent Narrows sky July 4 as part of Queen Anne’s County Independence Day Celebration that includes family fun, food, music and of course the fireworks. The rain date for fireworks only is July 5. Admission and parking are free.
Parking for the event will be at the old Kent Narrows Factory Outlets and all Kent Narrows public-parking areas.
Festivities begin at 6 p.m. on the waterfront grounds of Chesapeake Exploration Center, located on the northwest side of Kent Narrows off Piney Narrows Road. Vendors will be on hand to sell treats, such as hot dogs, hamburgers, pit pork and beef, popcorn, funnel cakes, and other festival food and drinks.
The up-close-and-personal view of the fireworks display begins at 9:20 p.m. Some fees may apply for children’s rides. Blankets and lawn chairs are recommended for prime fireworks-viewing comfort.