Fireworks and 4th of July: the two go hand-in-hand like, well, peanut butter and jelly. And there's nothing cooler than gathering as a community and watching as the night sky is lit up on Independence Day.
Hamden's show was Friday night, but if you missed them other communities are holding theirs in the coming days.
So if you're looking to check out a different show this year, we've compiled a list of the area's fireworks shows. Here they are, by town: