New Yorkers are used to over-the-top, giant spectacles, but this 4 th of July two New York greats will partner for a finale like no other, as the Empire State Building joins the 37 th Annual Macy’s 4 th of July Fireworks ®. This year, the renowned skyscraper will join the Independence Day festivities and choreograph its new one-of-a-kind LED tower lights to mirror the explosive finale of the nation’s largest pyrotechnic display.
The Empire State Building will join the Macy's 4th of July Fireworks party with a one-of-a-kind light show to the epic finale of the nation's largest Independence Day display. (Photo: Business Wire)
“We are extraordinarily proud to partner with an iconic New York institution like the Empire State Building for our annual Independence Day spectacular,” said Amy Kule, executive producer of Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks. “The finale of Macy’s Fireworks is always a defining moment that perfectly caps off an incredible and always awe-inspiring 25-minute show, and a full day of celebration. Adding the Empire State Building to the already dynamic show will further ignite the New York City skyline and will be the patriotic pinnacle of a nationwide celebration of freedom.”
“We are delighted to join with Macy’s in giving a gift to the city of New York, the people of America, and viewers around the world. Partnering the World’s Most Famous Building with the world’s most famous fireworks spectacular can only happen in New York City,” said Anthony E. Malkin of the Empire State Building. “As the iconic feature of the New York City skyline, we are honored to have this opportunity to add our unmatchable LED lights to the celebration.”