Alert Message - Charter Oak Landing Closed to Vehicular Traffic 10/18 - 10/21   Learn More

Due to the construction-related road closure of Reserve Road, Charter Oak Landing will be closed to vehicular traffic Friday, October 18 through Monday, October 21. The park will be accessible to pedestrians and bicycles.

Saturday, July 13 | 7 pm Music, 9 pm Fireworks
Great River Park & Mortensen Riverfront Plaza

Start the night off with a concert on either side of the river and prepare to be amazed by the fireworks show.
Great River Park: DB Kinney, 7 pm
Mortensen Riverfront Plaza: Loveland Hill Band, 7 pm

Arrive early and have dinner at the Riverfront Food Truck Festival

Important information regarding access to our parks on the day of this event:

  • Great River Park: Pedestrian access only
  • Handicapped parking for the fireworks is available in East Hartford in the lot at American Eagle FCU located at 333 East River Drive.
  • Charter Oak Landing: Park closed
  • Riverside Park: Open for boat launches until 8 pm, open for parking until the lot is full. Boats can come off of the water 30 minutes after the end of the fireworks.

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Additional support for this event is provided by Summer in the City.