Fireworks over Meredith Bay

A flotilla of boats filled Meredith Bay on July 4th for a prime viewing spot of fireworks launched by lakeside communities including Meredith, Center Harbor and Weirs Beach.

Nothing says summer louder than the booms, pops and crackles of a fireworks celebration or marching bands playing patriotic songs along flag-lined streets to celebrate the American spirit with an Independence Day parade.

Here’s the line-up of all the Independence Day celebrations taking place around the Granite State.

They are listed by date first, then alphabetically by city or town.

Don’t see your town’s celebration listed? Send the information to lmartineau@unionleader.com.

Saturday, July 13

Exeter: 8:45 p.m. Fireworks, Swasey Parkway, 316 Water St. Concert and fireworks will follow the American Independence Festival, which includes food, shopping, Revolutionary War reenactments, and more. The Whiskey Horse Band performs at 6:45 p.m. Fireworks to follow at 8:45 p.m.

Raymond: 9:30 p.m. Fireworks. Town Common.