Montgomery County will again host an Independence Day fireworks displays on July 4 -- Germantown Glory at the Maryland SoccerPlex in the South Germantown Recreational Park in Germantown will start at approximately 9:15 pm on Thursday, July 4.
Germantown Glory will kick off at 7:00 pm with a concert by with a concert by Quiet Fire, a soul, rhythm and blues and rock band that covers hits from the 1960s, 70s and 80s. Follow the directional signs for free on-site parking.
The timing of the fireworks shows may change due to weather conditions. Low lawn chairs, blankets and coolers are welcome at both events. There will be food vendors at both locations. Alcoholic beverages are not permitted. The rain date for the fireworks display only is July 5.
Residents can register to receive event related text messages by texting MOCOJULY4 to 888777. Message will include parking/traffic updates and any time changes for the entertainment and fireworks shows in case of inclement weather.
To reach the South Germantown Recreational Park from I-270, take exit 15B (Route 118 south) toward Germantown; go approximately two and a half miles and turn right on Richter Farm Rd. Go one mile and turn left onto Schaeffer Road. The park entrance is 0.3 miles on the right. Free parking is available.
Low lawn chairs, blankets and coolers are welcome. Food vendors will be on site. Alcoholic beverages are not permitted.
Captions: Germantown Glory fireworks at the Maryland SoccerPlex.
Photos by Germantown Pulse.