News from 2017 – 2018
Just announced! In addition to watching the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular on July 4 on Bloomberg Television, Boston area residents will be able to tune into the show live on 7News – WHDH Boston!
Live Stream Available at Bloomberg.com, BostonGlobe.com, Boston.com, and BostonPopsJuly4th.org
TicToc by Bloomberg (@TicToc), the first and only global news network built for Twitter, will also livestream the event
WHDH-TV will join Bloomberg Television and the Boston Symphony Orchestra to simulcast the 2018 Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular presented by Eaton Vance on July 4th beginning at 8:00 PM. One of the country’s largest and oldest public Fourth-of-July events, the entire concert and fireworks display will also be available to live stream at Bloomberg.com, Boston.com, BostonGlobe.com, and BostonPopsJuly4th.org (also reachable through the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular app) and carried on Bloomberg Radio.
“We have always wanted to showcase the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular to as wide an audience as possible,” said Al Mayers, Global Head of Bloomberg Television and Radio. “By bringing on WHDH-TV, we are providing viewers with another way to experience this historic and iconic event.”
“There is no better way to celebrate July 4th than by watching the Boston Pops perform on the Esplanade. Channel 7 is proud to partner with Bloomberg TV and the BSO to bring this spectacular evening to the people of New England,” said Ed Ansin, Owner/President Sunbeam Television Corporation.read more
The headliner for the 2018 Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular, under the direction of Keith Lockhart, is Rachel Platten, the popular American singer/songwriter who grew up in Newton Centre, Massachusetts. Ms. Platten’s hit release, “Fight Song,” topped multiple charts worldwide with its release in 2015, and her 2016 album Wildfire was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America.read more
Brian Stokes Mitchell joins previously announced guest artists Leslie Odom, Jr., Andy Grammer, and Melissa Etheridge
The Boston Pops is pleased to announce that Tony Award-winner Brian Stokes Mitchell will join previously announced guest artists Leslie Odom, Jr., Andy Grammer, and Melissa Etheridge as headliners for the 2017 Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular, under the direction of Keith Lockhart.read more
With this new app you can view the complete schedule and share experiences on social media. There is a fun trivia contest and you can use custom event photo frames to enhances your photos. There is an interactive map that can be used to find grounds information including entrances, water stations, food, merch, and more.read more
The Boston Pops is pleased to announce that Leslie Odom, Jr., of “Hamilton” fame will join previously announced guest artists Andy Grammer and Melissa Etheridge as headliners for the 2017 Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular, under the direction of Keith Lockhart.read more
The Boston Pops—producer of the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular—today announced that Eaton Vance, a leading global asset manager based in Boston, has committed to becoming the presenting sponsor of the event for an initial period of three years beginning in 2017. Also announced today, Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, has made an initial three-year commitment to be a major sponsor and media partner, bringing Boston’s iconic Fourth of July celebration to a far-reaching national and international viewership starting in 2017.read more
The Boston Pops is honored to take over the leadership and management of one of this city’s most treasured events-the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular-widely recognized as one of the country’s premier Independence Day celebrations,” said Boston Pops Conductor Keith...read more