The best viewing spots for the Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks will be:
- Brooklyn Bridge Park Piers 1-6 - accessible from Furman Street and Old Fulton/Joralemon /Atlantic Ave
- Brooklyn Heights Promenade - accessible from Columbia Heights & Pineapple St.; Montague St. & Pierrepont St.; Pierrepont St. & Remsen St.
- FDR Drive - accessible from Montgomery & South St.; St. James Pl. (Pearl St.) & Wagner Pl.; & Broad St. and/or Old Slip at Water St.
You can also see the fireworks from anywhere that you have an unobstructed view of the sky above the bridges in the lower East River (particularly the Brooklyn & Manhattan Bridges)
You will not be able to see the fireworks from these locations:
- Battery Park
- Battery Park City