New York City tradition as Macy’s has been hosting a Fourth of July fireworks show in NYC since 1958.
Since Macy's has moved it's fireworks show over to the East River, Liberty State Park is the new spot for fireworks in Jersey City.Every Fourth of July, about 40,000 people head to Nathan’s Famous in Coney Island to watch professional eaters scarf down as many hot dogs as humanly possible in 10 minutes.
This free-to-enter annual festival takes place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on July 4 on Water Street from Fulton to Broad Street
Families will children can enjoy a day full of themed, interactive activities. On the Fourth of July, the Children’s Museum of Manhattan will host an array of festive programming, like making State of Liberty sculptures, creating fireworks collages, mural painting, miniature skyscraper building and more.