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Pittsburgh brings back fireworks after most shows cancelled in 2020

PITTSBURGH — Fourth of July fireworks are a big tradition here in Western Pennsylvania and many displays and events were cancelled last year due the COVID-19 pandemic.

This year, many of those events are now back on track.

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Channel 11 is an exclusive partner for the Independence Day Fireworks -- presented by Pyrotecnico -- at 9:30 p.m. Sunday. Watch LIVE on Channel 11, and our WPXI Now streaming apps on Roku, AppleTV and Amazon Fire.

Allegheny County

Avalon, Ben Avon, Bellevue and Emsworth: Saturday, July 3 at Dusk, North Boroughs Community Day at Avalon Community Park (adjacent to the pool on New Brighton Rd.)

Brentwood: Sunday, July 4 at 9:30 PM at Brentwood Park

Carnegie: Independence Day Celebration at Carnegie Park, Saturday, July 3 at sunset at Carnegie Municipal Park, 21 Cooks Lane (corner of Forsythe Rd and Cooks Ln)

Dormont: Sunday, July 4 at 9:30 PM(Rain Date is July 5) at Dormont Park

Findlay Township: Fireworks at 9:45 p.m. at Recreation and Sports Complex at Leopold Lake; shuttles will run from Activity Center, Valley Presbyterian Church and Municipal Building

Hampton: This year’s Hampton Community Day was rescheduled from July 3, 2021 and will take place on September 4, 2021

Kennywood: Fireworks run from June 30th through July 4th for Kennywood’s Celebrate America event

Leetsdale: Sunday, July 4 at 9:45 PM; you can watch them on the hill behind Quaker Valley HS

Marshall: Sunday, August 28 at Dusk(Part of Community Day) at Knob Hill Community Park (465 Knob Road, Wexford)

McKeesport: Sunday, July 4 at 9:30 PM at Renzie Park

Moon Township: The Moon 4th of July Celebration returns to Moon Park this summer and will feature food, family fun and entertainment. Fireworks blast off starting at 10 p.m. on Sunday.

Moon Park 4th of July Celebration is this Sunday! Here are a few reminders!

Posted by Moon Township on Thursday, July 1, 2021

Monroeville: Sunday, July 4 at 9:30 PM at Monroeville Mall Annex

Mt. Lebanon: Sunday, July 4 at 9:30 PM(Rain Date is July 5) at Mt. Lebanon Park

Ohio Township: Saturday, July 24 at 9:30 PM(Part of Community Day) at Ohio Township Community Park (325 Nicholson Road, Sewickley)

Pittsburgh: “The City of Pittsburgh Independence Day Celebration” will be one of the first big events in the city as we continue toward the end of the pandemic. Channel 11 is the exclusive home for the big show.

Pine: Saturday, July 17 at Dusk(Part of Community Day) at Pine Community Park (Pearce Mill Road)

Robinson: Burkett Park, Sunday, July 4 at dusk

Shaler: Sunday, July 4 at Dusk at Kiwanis Park

Scott: Sunday, July 4 at 9:30 PM at Scott Park

South Fayette and Upper St. Clair: Sunday, July 4 at 9:30 PM(Joint Display with Upper St. Clair) at Fairview Park, South Fayette

Beaver County

Midland: Sunday, July 4 at 10 p.m.

Butler County

Mars: Fireworks will begin at dusk on Saturday, July 4.

Saxonburg: Fireworks will blast off July 3 from the Saxonburg Carnival Grounds.

Fayette County

Nemacolin: Sunday, July 4 at 9:30 p.m.

Greene County

Waynesburg: Sunday, July 4 at Lions Club Community Park on E Oakview Dr

Washington County

Canonsburg: Saturday, July 3 at 10 p.m. at Canonsburg Memorial Stadium

McDonald: Friday, July 2 at Heritage Park at dusk

Monongahela: Sunday, July 4 at Noble J. Dick Aquatorium on Railroad St

Washington: July 2 at Washington Park Main Pavillion on Dunn Avenue

Westmoreland County

Idlewild Park: Sunday, July 4 (weather permitting) at 9:30 p.m.

Latrobe: Saturday, July 3 at 9:45 p.m. at Legion Keener Park

Mt. Pleasant: Dusk on July 3 at Mount Pleasant Gazebo