City of Ocean Springs to Celebrate Independence Day with Fireworks!

Ocean Springs, MS – The fireworks show for Independence Day will take place on Monday, July 4, 2022, at approximately 8:45 p.m. on Front Beach in Ocean Springs. Double Dee will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the stage at Fort Maurepas Park. Fireworks will be launched from an area near Jackson Avenue and Front Beach Drive. For the safety of our citizens, there will be a restricted area stretching 300 feet in all directions from the launch site No pedestrian or boat traffic will be allowed within this area which will be barricaded and patrolled.

Front Beach Drive will turn into one-way traffic, from the Yacht Club to Washington Avenue, at 2:00 p.m. by the Ocean Springs Police Department. There will be no parking on the north side of Front Beach or East Beach.

Certain streets will be closed to thru traffic. As always, it is at police discretion whether to add, remove, or relocate barricades.

The following roads will be closed:
-Martin Avenue at Cleveland Avenue
-Hillandale Avenue at McGinnis Avenue
-Jackson Avenue at Ocean Avenue
-Washington Avenue at Front Beach
-Front Beach will be barricaded east of Hillandale Avenue

There will be one-way traffic eastbound from the Yacht club to Washington Avenue. Please be mindful of the Rules at the Beach.

Follow the city on social media and CodeRED for updates regarding city updates and road closures.

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1800, Ocean Springs, MS 39566-1800
Delivery Address: 1018 Porter Avenue, Ocean Springs, MS 39564