??Below is a list of the #macysfireworks displays scheduled in the New York City area through the Fourth of July weekend.
NEW YORK CITY
Coney Island, Brooklyn
Date: June 24
Location: Coney Island Beach
Time: 9:30 p.m.
Manhattan – Macy’s 40th Annual Fireworks
Date: July 4th
Location: The fireworks will be going off over the East River
Time: 9:20 p.m.
The fireworks extravaganza will kick off on the edge of the East River, starting just across the Brooklyn Bridge across from Williamsburg and expanding through the boroughs of Manhattan and Queens. There have been rumblings that this year’s spectators could include the likes of Beyonce, Britney Spears, Taylor Swift, Usher, Brad Paisley and Mariah Carey.
Best Places to Watch
Among the widely considered best viewing locations are the Old Slip Upper Level, Broad St. Ground Level, intersection of FDR Drive and Houston, intersection of FDR Drive and 23rd St., intersection of FDR Drive and 42nd St.