City Celebrates Independence Day with Patriotic Evening
Fireworks and celebration set for July 3, 2021
The City of Inverness announces its annual fireworks show over Lake Henderson. The City’s lakefront parks are a great place to watch the fireworks display and support the local nonprofits at the event.
Locations to bring a blanket or chairs to enjoy the fireworks:
- Liberty Park, 286 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness
- Depot District, 300 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness
- Wallace Brooks Park, 328 E. Dampier Street, Inverness
The event starts at 6:00 p.m. with vendors selling cold drinks, hot dogs, hamburgers, BBQ and ice cream. Head to the Tower Stage for the opening ceremony at 7:00 p.m. featuring the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard and Clerk of the Court Angela Vick singing the national anthem. The fireworks display is set for 9:15 p.m. and will last approximately 18 minutes.
For this special event in the parks, we ask that you leave the following items at home: personal fireworks, tents, tables, pets, coolers, alcohol or grills. Boaters will be required to keep 350 feet from the barge setting off the fireworks in Lake Henderson. This is a rain or shine event.
The City also invites eventgoers to enjoy the evening downtown at our local restaurants and pubs. There will be various specials and the debut of the entertainment district. Eventgoers ages 21 and up may travel to from restaurants and pubs with purchased beer or wine in a designated cup within entertainment district from 6 p.m. – 11 p.m. Support our local restaurants and pubs: Oscar Penn’s Restaurant, Nine State Brewery, Pine Street Pub, Coach’s Pub & Eatery, Stumpknockers Restaurant, Twysted Vine and SideBar Tavern.