Fireworks Spectacular

The 2018 Fireworks Spectacular will be on Tuesday, July 3, at Heritage High School, 1150 Forestville Road.

Gates open at 5:30 p.m. and admission is free.

The popular Raleigh-based band, Crush, will headline the 2018 celebration and take the stage at approximately 6:30 p.m. 


But what about the fireworks? Not to worry! This year’s fireworks will be bigger and better than ever and are sure to provide a thrilling end to an unforgettable evening.

On official start time for the 2018 fireworks show will be announced in the coming days!

Handicap parking (by identification only) and regular parking are available on the school campus.

Food & Concessions
Concessions, including hamburgers, hot dogs, popcorn, and snow cones will be available at the Fireworks Spectacular, but cash is the only form of payment that will be accepted. Several food trucks will also be on site during this year's Fireworks Spectacular.

Picnic baskets and/or coolers are allowed but will be inspected before being permitted inside the stadium. 

Alcoholic beverages are strictly prohibited on the Heritage High School campus.

Families are welcome to tailgate in the parking lot.

Food Trucks 
A number of food trucks will be on site during this year's Fireworks Spectacular. A complete list of participating food and dessert trucks will be provided in the coming days.

Event Map
The Town of Wake Forest will provide an event map that highlights important points of interest during this year's Fireworks Spectacular, including parking, restrooms, concessions and more.

Please Note

  • No alcoholic beverages, smoking, or pets are permitted on the Heritage High School campus.

  • Lawn chairs may be set up in designated areas.

  • Following the fireworks, no vehicles will be permitted to enter the school grounds until all the traffic exiting the stadium is clear. 

  • In case of inclement weather, updated information will be posted on the town's website and the Town's Facebook page. In addition, smartphone users who have downloaded the Town of Wake Forest app will receive a push notification message informing them of any schedule changes.  

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