rescheduled from July 4 Jetties beach is the best place in Nantucket to view fireworks and celebrate the Independence Day. Each year, families and friends set up on the beach at Jetties beach and marvel at the spectacular fireworks show, over the harbor. The amazing firework display is very popular and draws quite a crowd. Leading up to the fireworks at night, there are many activities to take part in throughout the day. A fun, annual event is the 4th of July parade through Main St. This family oriented event is highlighted by a water fight featuring local fire trucks, supplying lots of water
- Update from Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce - "ALERT!!! Town Officials have moved all Friday, July 4th, activities to Saturday, July 5th, including the fireworks due to Tropical Storm Arthur."