Fireworks in Gaylord, Michigan

Keep your eyes to the sky in July to catch one of our outstanding fireworks displays!  The Gaylord area has several sparktacular events to help you celebrate Independence Day and enjoy some Alpine Village fun!  All fireworks displays start at dusk (be ready by 9:30 p.m.). 

Otsego Lake Fireworks

Saturday, July 1, 2023

Whether sitting on a blanket in the sand, boating on the lake or chilling in a camp chair, perfect views of the Otsego Lake Fireworks are not difficult to find.  Stretching for approximately 5 miles along Old 27 South, our county’s largest lake is also the staging grounds for a stunning display to commemorate Independence Day!

Johannesburg Fireworks

Tuesday, July 4, 2023

The quaint community of Johannesburg, located just a short drive east of Gaylord, boasts one of the most dazzling fireworks displays around! Their annual parade will also return this year – please tune in to their Facebook page for updates!  Stop in for a quick bite at The Old Depot or Paul’s Pub before sitting back to enjoy the show.