The 4th of July in NYC, you cannot get around Macy’s 4th of July fireworks! Every year, the 4th of July in New York is celebrated by launching an amazing firework spectacular, sponsored by the well-known department store Macy’s. 2021 will mark the 45th annual fireworks show illuminating New York’s skyline. The fireworks in New York are the nation’s largest Independence Day celebration, launching more than 60,000 shells to ignite the night. This isn’t the only superlative event sponsored by Macy’s.
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Macy’s incredible lineup of performers can be enjoyed by tuning in to our one-night-only NBC broadcast special, Macy’s 4th Of July Fireworks Spectacular, on Sunday, July 4, from 8pm-10pm ET/PT, 7pm-9pm CT/MT. Check local listings.
The United States Army Field Band & Soldiers’ Chorus
Since its formation in 1946, the Field Band has performed for audiences all over the world, earning them the title, “The Musical Ambassadors of the Army.” They’ve contributed their unique talents to this year’s score with powerful versions of “The Star-Spangled Banner,” “America the Beautiful” & more.
Broadway Inspirational Voices
Led by 2019 Tony Award honoree Michael McElroy, this ensemble choir of stage actors & musicians is renowned for bringing hope to young people through their empowering outreach programs. The Grammy-nominated group continues to boost spirits with “Lift Every Voice & Sing,” the iconic hymn known as the Black National Anthem. Plus, their participation is a taste of what theater fans can enjoy with the expected reopening of Broadway this year.
Given her list of soulful, uplifting pop songs that have topped the charts, multiple Grammy-winning singer Tori Kelly is the perfect choice to deliver “You’ll Never Walk Alone” during this year’s Golden Mile moment. As mesmerizing golden-hued effects fill the sky, her rendition of that rousing tune about resilience & overcoming adversity really strikes a chord.
This award-winning stable of producers, composers & musicians uses cutting-edge technology to create a backdrop of stirring songs & soaring cinematic sound exclusively for our show.
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Blake Shelton, Jonas Brothers
Macy’s has been hosting a 4th of July fireworks show in NYC since 1958. The Brooklyn Bridge and the East River are the new stars of the Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks, the largest fireworks show in the United States. You’ll have front-row seats to the fireworks show, as special firing platforms will be set up along the span and about 50,000 pounds of fireworks are set to launch!