Downtown Raleigh

The Raleigh fireworks has been held for decades at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds before moving to downtown Raleigh in 2012.  An estimated 50,000 to 60,000 attended the event throughout the day. ​Family attractions like bounce houses and eating contests, with bands beginning at 4 p.m. The massive fireworks display hit shortly after 9:30 p.m


Best viewing locations

2012 Fireworks Feedback




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