Detroit Ford Fireworks

Site: Windsor - Riverside Dr W

Service: Fireworks 2019

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Contact Information
Office Phone 24 Hrs/7days per week: * Call 211 for details
After Hours Phone 1-866-686-0045
TTY Phone Use Bell Relay Service. Dial 711 from TTY or call 1-800-855-0511
Fax 519-256-3311
Alternate Contact 211; Phone: 211
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Free fireworks display over the Detroit River 
* Usually lasts 25 minutes 
* Click on the website link for info including road closures Click Here  
* Visit Windsor Essex Pelee Island Tourism Website for a Ford Fireworks Guide for additional events information Click Here  
Transit Windsor Route for Fireworks: 
* For the fireworks display on Monday, June 24, 2019, all streets north of Wyandotte Street will be closed effective at 6 pm.  
* Wyandotte and Ouellette will be the end of the line for all buses operating out of the Windsor International Transit Terminal.  
No buses will travel to the downtown terminal after 6 pm 
Looking for Transportation to the Fireworks 
* Zehrs will once again provide funding to Transit Windsor for FREE FIREWORKS SHUTTLE and FREE TRANSIT BUS SERVICE 
* Bus Shuttle Service will begin at 6 pm on Mon, June 24th 
* Patrons will be transported from Devonshire Mall to City Hall Square, where they can then make their way to the riverfront. 
* Buses will continue to operate for the return trip as long as there are passengers still in need of a ride back to the mall. 
* Transit Windsor busses will be free across Windsor from 6pm-12 midnight 
Downtown Parking 
Please be advised that there will be temporary parking restrictions in place in the downtown area for the annual fireworks display 
* Effective the morning of Fireworks at 4 am parking will be restricted in the downtown area. 
* Meters will be bagged once again so that the roads in the affected area will be free from cars.  
* This will ensure that people attending the Fireworks will not have to deal with traffic, making this a safe night for all.  
* No parking zones will be enforced during the day and traffic will be towed at the owner’s expense.  
Police are encouraging the use of Transit Windsor Shuttle Services which will be departing from Devonshire Mall.  
Parking will also be restricted along Wyandotte St from Bruce to Aylmer.  
2019 Bike to Fireworks - Valet Parking for Cyclists on Fireworks Night Courtesy of the Windsor Bicycling Committee. 
* Free supervised Parking 
* Between 7 pm-11:30 pm 
Where: Charles Clark Square 
* Bring a lock if you can 
* Don't forget to wear bright coloured clothing and your helmet 
* Be sure your bike has lights for the ride home 
Adventure Bay Water Park: Will be open for regularly scheduled hours. Enjoy some fun while waiting for the fireworks to begin. 
Windsor Water World Closes Early for Fireworks  
Windsor Water World closes at 6 pm on in anticipation of the crowds of thousands coming to downtown Windsor for the Detroit Ford Fireworks  
Airplanes in Windsor on Fireworks night 
Safety Planes monitoring the barges will be using the Canadian side more than they have in the past.
Hours Mon 9:55-10:30pm
Dates Jun 24 (Rain Date: Jun 25)
Areas Served Essex County ; USA
Eligibility No Restrictions
Application None required for Fireworks Display
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Funding City / Town
Site Information
Site Location Riverfront - Barges with Fireworks are closer to Ouellette Ave and Riverside Dr
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
370 Riverside Dr E
Windsor, ON N9A 7K6
Physical Access Not Applicable

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