Jenks Boomfest at the Oklahoma Aquarium
When: July 4, 6:30 p.m.
Fireworks start around 9:30 p.m.
COST: General Admission for Non-members; Free for Members
Join us on the 4th of July at the Oklahoma Aquarium for an unforgettable celebration as part of the city-wide BOOMFEST!
🌊 Dive into a day of aquatic wonders and patriotic excitement. Enjoy stunning marine exhibits, interactive activities for all ages, and wrap up the evening with a breathtaking fireworks display over the water.
🎇 Take advantage of this opportunity to celebrate America's independence in style at the Oklahoma Aquarium. This is FREE for members or with daily admission.
See you there!
$10 Parking is available at the Oklahoma Aquarium.
Last tickets are sold at 8:30 p.m., and all aquarium exhibits close at 9 p.m.
Road Closures & Traffic info
The Jenks Pedestrian Bridge will be closed from 12:00 a.m. on July 4th until 12:00 a.m. on July 5, 2023.
The 96th Street Bridge will be closed from 8:30 PM until approximately 11:00 PM on July 4, 2023. (Bridge will remain closed for 30-45 minutes after the completion of the show for mandatory cooldown and checks.)
Closures will only be around the River Bridge.
Anyone wishing to cross the bridge is asked to wait the 30-45 minute cooldown period or take one of the recommended routes shown on the map below. The 96th St Bridge is on the far right side of the map when looking at it.
1. RED AREA: All traffic north of the Riverwalk main entrance should travel to the North Riverwalk exit. That traffic will travel westbound on "K" Pl (91st St) towards the 4-way stop at Elm (Peoria) and "K" Pl. Traffic will continue westbound towards Elwood Ave and Hwy 75 on "K" Pl.
2. GREEN AREA: All traffic south of the Main entrance to Riverwalk Dr. South exit (Los Cabos exit), Waterfront Grill, and First Bank area should travel to 9th Street, then travel westbound on "A" Street towards the Main and Elm and then continue West on Main Street to Hwy 75.
Once the 96TH Street Bridge is reopened (30 - 45 minutes after the completion of the fireworks display), traffic will be redirected to allow for traffic to travel eastbound across the 96th Street Bridge into Tulsa. All westbound traffic will be held for additional time to allow foot traffic to cross the bridge.
3. BLUE AREA: All traffic south of Aquarium Pl\ Apache, in the Aquarium area, should travel westbound on 101ST Street to Elm Street. Traffic will continue south on Elm Street or enter the Creek Turnpike (East or West bound)