The Bishop Hosts Fourth of July Fireworks Event - Red, White and BOOM!

Reserve your exclusive VIP Experience today!

By Michael Winters June 26, 2024

Join us for Red, White, & BOOM! at The Bishop and celebrate Independence Day in style!

Looking for a safe and spectacular way to celebrate the Fourth of July? Look no further than The Bishop Museum of Science and Nature!

Exclusive VIP Experience:

  • Early Entry at 6pm: Secure your prime spot for the fireworks display and enjoy exclusive access to the Riverside Plaza.
  • Reserved Table: Gather your closest friends and family for a comfortable and convenient viewing experience.
  • Laser Light Show: Immerse yourselves in a dazzling 30-minute display of lasers and music in our state-of-the-art Planetarium (included with VIP ticket!).

VIP Access: 6 p.m. entry. Access to tables for 6 or 8 includes seating. The planetarium show is included. **Please note that all members of your party must purchase VIP tickets for access**

General Admission:

  • Doors Open at 7pm (6pm for VIP Ticket holders): Arrive early and grab your perfect spot on the Riverside Plaza with your blankets or chairs.
  • Festive Food Trucks: Savor a variety of delicious treats from our on-site food trucks to fuel your fun.
  • Refreshing Drinks: Quench your thirst with our selection of beers, wines, and soft drinks available for purchase at the bar.
  • Laser Light Show: Take a break from the summer heat and add on an unforgettable 30-minute laser light medley of summer favorites (for purchase onsite)!

General Admission: Doors open at 7pm. Please bring a chair or blanket to sit. The planetarium show is available for purchase.

Whether you’re a VIP or joining the general festivities, The Bishop offers the perfect environment to create lasting memories with your loved ones this Independence Day!

  • VIP Ticket – $35 per guest
  • General Admission $25
  • Children (4-10) $20
  • Add-On Laser Light Experience $5 (purchase onsite)

Guests can reserve their spot online at

Please note:

  • Gates open at 6pm for VIP Guests.
  • General Admission is 7pm.
  • Service animals only.
  • Indoor restrooms will be available.
  • The Planetarium will be available if you add on to your experience. The Museum exhibits will be closed, but we welcome you to come back another day to explore!
  • No refunds.
  • No coolers or outside food and beverages will be permitted.
  • No smoking or vaping allowed inside the gates.
  • No fireworks or sparklers.
  • Re-entry is allowed (you must have a wristband to get back in).

The Bishop Museum of Science and Nature

201 10th Street W Bradenton, FL 34205

Phone: 941-746-4131


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