You don't have to sit around all day waiting for the fireworks; the City of Rochester has several free family-friendly activities planned for Independence Day.

The Salute to the 4th event is taking place at Silver Lake Park, near the Silver Lake Pool and includes:

Rochester's fireworks will begin at approximately at 10:00 p.m and last about 30 minutes. They are launched from a location near Silver Lake Park.

Rochester's City Hall Domes will be lit up in red, white, and blue on the 4th.

Have a happy and safe 4th of July!