4th of July celebrates our independence, and that includes our freedom stay in and enjoy the festivities from our couch. So if you’re wondering how to watch fireworks on TV on July 4th, here are our picks for the best Fourth specials coming your way tonight:
Let’s start with the first way to watch fireworks on TV. John Stamos and the Beach Boys will rock Washington, D.C. once again in the PBS special, “A Capitol Fourth.” Stamos returns as host for the 39h annual music and fireworks frenzy, and will be joined by The Temptations, Pentatonix and Renee Fleming. The special airs this 4th of July from 8 to 9:30 p.m. on PBS, and around the world for our troops on the American Forces Network.
The 2019 Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular is coming once again this year to NBC for the 42nd year in a row. The show will feature more 75,000 shells, making it the largest Macy’s fireworks show since 2000. The celebration will also feature performances by Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, Luke Bryan and more. Watch the golden mile of fireworks on NBC from 8-10PM.
The Boston Symphony is teaming up with Bloomberg once again for their special, The Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular. But this year, it’ll go beyond the 75 orchestra members. They’ll feature all-female guest vocals, including Queen Latifah. As a bonus, 13 pyrotechs will set off 10,000 fireworks! Watch on the Bloomberg News Channel or live stream it on their website, or through their Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular App.