Detroit Ford Fireworks
Site: Windsor - Riverside Dr W
Service: Fireworks 2019
|Record #: WIN1065||Last Modified: 18 Jun 2019||Last Full Update: 12 Jun 2019|
|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|
|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
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.
|Dates||Jun 24 (Rain Date: Jun 25)|
|Areas Served||Essex County ; USA|
|Application||None required for Fireworks Display|
|Funding||City / Town|
|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|