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The "Sharing the Light" fireworks show, produced by the Long Island firm of Grucci Inc. (which has produced the fireworks displays at the last four inaugurals), takes place Saturday at 6. The map below shows all the firing locations; scroll down the page for suggested viewing areas.


Suggested Viewing Areas:

Rock Creek Park Viewing from the field at Military and Glover roads NW.

Soldiers' and Airmen's Home Viewing from Michigan Avenue NE near McMillen Reservoir and the high ground around Howard and Catholic universities and Trinity College.

Fort Lincoln Viewing from Fort Lincoln playing fields off Bladensburg Road and Anacostia River Park in Prince George's County.

Kingman Island Viewing from the open areas around RFK Stadium and in Anacostia Park between Benning Road and the Sousa Bridge.

Fort Stanton Park Viewing from fields around Morris Road SE and the Anacostia Museum grounds.

Congress Heights Viewing from open areas near St. Elizabeth's Hospital and Anacostia Park near South Capitol Street Bridge.

Washington Channel Viewing from Gravelly Point off GW Parkway, Southwest waterfront and East Potomac Park.

West Potomac Park Viewing from the west end of the Mall and Lady Bird Johnson Park off GW Parkway.

Columbia Island Viewing from Marine Corps Memorial (Iwo Jima), the George Washington Memorial Parkway, Watergate steps and Waterfront Park at Kennedy Center.

U.S. Capitol Viewing from the east end of the Mall, near Third Street.