Omaha Area Fireworks and Drone Shows

Independence Day in Omaha brings magnificent fireworks displays and drone shows set to music for an atmosphere that is pure Fourth of July Americana.

Omaha also adds a blast of fun with spectacular fireworks displays year-round. Various festivals, events and parades in Omaha go out with a bang as fireworks fill the spacious skies. No matter the time of year, check out the listings below for fireworks displays in the Omaha area.

May 2024

La Vista Salute to Summer Festival

When: Friday, May 31 & Saturday, June 1
Where: The Astro Amphitheater and City Hall Campus in La Vista, Nebraska
What: A free concert with fireworks and a drone show on Friday night will be followed by a parade and festival on Saturday. More info here.

June 2024

Elkhorn Days

When: June 6-9
Where: Ta-Ha-Zouka Park in Elkhorn, Nebraska
What: A four-day extravaganza to kick off summer. Friday night, enjoy a free concert followed by a drone show. Saturday kicks off with a parade and Sunday begins with a car show. Take in the Elkhorn Music Festival, food trucks and beer garden all four days. Celebration specifics are here.

4th on the Farm

When: Friday, June 288
Where: Nelson Produce Farm
What: Enjoy a big slice of nostalgia at the farm with watermelon seed spitting, live music, a 100-ft. slip and slide, and strawberry shortcake, all topped off with fireworks. Find more event info here.

The City of Omaha Celebrates America with Roger Daltrey

When: Friday, June 28
Where: Memorial Park
What: The free concert with headliner Roger Daltrey of The Who, and Irish rock band Inhaler opening begins at 6pm; fireworks start at 10pm sharp. Find performance info and more here.

July 2024

Werner Park Independence Day Fireworks

When: Wednesday, July 3
Where: Werner Park in Papillion, Nebraska
What: The Independence Fireworks Show begins after the Omaha Storm Chasers baseball game against the Iowa Cubs at 7:05pm. More info here. Catch fireworks on select Friday nights at Werner Park throughout summer.

Ralston Independence Day Parade & Fireworks

When: Thursday, July 4
Where: Main Street in Ralston, Nebraska
What: The 64th Ralston Independence Day Parade begins at 1pm and the fireworks begins at dark.

Omaha Symphony’s Patriotic Performance with Fireworks Finale

When: Thursday, July 4
Where: Gene Leahy Mall at The RiverFront
What: Omaha Symphony performs patriotic favorites culminating into a fireworks show around 10pm. Find more info here.

December 2024

Holiday Lights Festival New Year’s Eve Fireworks Spectacular

When: Tuesday, December 31
Where: CHI Health Center Omaha
What: Celebrate the close of 2024 with a brilliant fireworks display from the comfort of your vehicle.