Area’s Biggest Firework Show, Festival of the Hills, Blasts Off June 29

Thousands of families from Southeast Michigan will be setting up their chairs and blankets to watch the night sky light up on Wednesday, June 29, at the Annual Festival of the Hills Fireworks Show at Earl Borden Park.

The Festival of the Hills, presented by Pulte Homes, is an Rochester Hills tradition celebrating it’s 20th year as the third largest fireworks show in the State. 

Festival of the Hills

Festival of the Hills

The event will begin at 6:00 p.m. with activities for the whole family. Children can enjoy the free petting zoo, RARA games bounce houses and more. DJ Boji from Channel 955 will spin pop hits and family friendly dance music on the second stage. 

The fun continues through the evening with a musical performance provided by KJAMZ. The day is complete awe-inducing fireworks at 10:06 p.m.

“Every year we work with our sponsors, residents and the business community to create a fun family event that more than 50,000 residents and guests will be able to enjoy,” states Mayor Bryan K. Barnett. “Thanks to their generosity, we even included a few new surprises that are sure to be a hit!”

Admission to attend is free and includes activities and games, thanks to a partnership with Oakland County Parks. All Festival of the Hills events are located at Earl E. Borden Park on the southeast corner of Hamlin and John R. Roads. For more information, call the Festival Hotline at 248-841-BOOM or visit for details.


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