Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer invites Central Florida residents and visitors to attend Fireworks at the Fountain on Friday, July 4, 2014 at Lake Eola Park in Downtown Orlando. Guests are encouraged to arrive early in order to find a great viewing spot. There will be large kids’ area and food and beverages available for purchase. The night will conclude with a patriotic firework display, which will begin at 9:10 p.m., accompanied by a performance from the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra.
Entertainment begins at 4 p.m. throughout the park, featuring live music on the K92.3 stage and the Lake Eola Amphitheatre. The evening includes music from the Orlando Concert Band, who will perform at 7:15 p.m. At 8:30 p.m. guests in the park will enjoy a patriotic performance from the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, who will play at the event for the first time. The fireworks will be televised live on WFTV Channel 9.
The free LYMMO circulator is recommended for Downtown residents and attendees parking at garages other than the Orange County Library Garage (located at 112 East Central Boulevard). SunRail will not be in service on July 4. Handicapped parking will be available on Rosalind Avenue between Jackson Street and Central Boulevard on July 4 for the event. Please approach the road closure and show the police officer your handicapped designation for parking.
Prohibited Items at Lake Eola Park
Prohibited items at Lake Eola Park include tents, grills, alcohol and sparklers/fireworks.
For event sponsorship information, contact Cox Events Group at 321.281.2185. Food vendor opportunities are no longer available.
Pedicab Designated Areas
Pedicab pickup will be in two designated areas: Eola Drive and Robinson Street, and Palmetto Avenue and Washington Street.