The Best Marinas to Catch 4th of July Fireworks in the Chesapeake Bay

By June 18, 2018May 29th, 2021Explore

Whether you’re looking for a peaceful or exciting 4th of July, marinas around the Chesapeake Bay allow amazing waterfront viewing of multiple great firework shows and access to fun activities!

Middle River Landing Marina

If you’re looking for a quiet marina to have a wonderful July 4th stay, you’ve found the right place! The Middle River, Maryland fireworks display is right off of scenic Wilson Point, just a short boat drive down the Middle River from Middle River Landing Marina.

This protected harbor has everything you will need to travel and enjoy an exciting fireworks display on June 30th. Enjoy WiFi throughout the marina, a comfortable lounge area, and picnic areas for those gatherings of friends and family on the holiday!

For more information on The Middle River fireworks display, visit

Coles Point Marina

Coles Point Marina is in an ideal location to catch multiple amazing firework shows. Residing on the Northern Neck of Virginia in the Potomac River, guests will be able to view firework shows at the marina, along the rest of Ragged Point, as well as shows happening on the Maryland side of the Potomac!

Coles Point is a family friendly marina for those looking to rent a cabin, use the property to park an RV, or camp along the beach! You’ll find everything you need on the property whether that is groceries or a real community atmosphere!

For more information on the Coles Point Marina fireworks display, visit

Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Marina

Cambridge, Maryland is known for it’s scenic views, welcoming community, and peaceful atmosphere. This small Eastern Shore town is the perfect place for those looking for a waterfront July 4th without the rush of Ocean City!

The Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Marina is located just to the right of historic Downtown Cambridge, so everything you need is nearby. The marina resort also offers many amenities that will be sure to make for a fun-filled vacation! The Cambridge, Maryland fireworks show is over the Choptank River, and the best viewing spots are only a short boat ride from the marina!

For more information on the Cambridge fireworks display, visit

Mears Point Marina

Mears Point Marina is located in the protected and tranquil waters of the Kent Narrows on Kent Island. Whether you want to enjoy the peace and relaxation of this marina or travel to the town for restaurants and bars, this marina is in a prime location!

Guests will experience resort-like amenities, friendly staff, and beautiful spaces for gatherings of family and friends.

The Kent Narrows Waterfront Fireworks will be on July 3rd to precedent the July 4th celebration event.

For more information on the Kent Island fireworks display, visit

Annapolis City Marina

Annapolis City Marina is the perfect location to dock for amazing views of the Annapolis fireworks show over Annapolis Harbor, and easy access for closer viewing on Spa Creek.

This marina allows guests to enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of Eastport, Annapolis while also keeping close proximity to Downtown Annapolis for the July 4th parade down Main Street, amazing restaurants, beautiful scenery, and quaint retail locations! There’s no doubt about it, Annapolis is a must visit location for July 4th.

For more information on the Annapolis City fireworks display, visit

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When she wasn’t at Salisbury University spending hours in the library, Gracie was at work for the Snag-A-Slip’s marketing department having an awesome time as an intern! After her internship at Snag-A-Slip, Gracie joined a competitive fellowship with Venture for America to continue working with startup companies.

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