Fireworks over Little Harbor in Marblehead

A view of tonight’s fireworks over Little Harbor from Wednesdays in MHD Full size (uncompressed) image and more about how the image came to be can be found on his website:


Sunset sky over Marblehead harbor…

Free Facebook Timeline Cover Photos

Are you looking for a new timeline cover photo to celebrate Independence Day? Our friend Eyal Oren, photographer and author of the Wednesdays in Marblehead blog has provided us with three great photos of the harbor illumination already formatted perfectly to be used as cover photos for your own Facebook timeline. Here is a preview…
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Harbor Illumination

Panoramic image of the harbor illumination from a boat on a mooring in Marblehead harbor on July 4th, 2010.

New Facebook Page

If you are on Facebook, please join our new “Marblehead Fireworks and Harbor Illumination” Facebook Page: We’ve previously maintained a Facebook Group with about 230 members, but FB groups did not give us the full capabilities on Facebook to promote the Fireworks and communicate with all the residents in the Town of Marblehead. Please…
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Boston Area’s Best Places To See Fireworks

We are delighted to once again be included in the CBS Boston ranking of the the “Boston Area’s Best Places To See Fireworks” this year.

1812 Overture & Harbor Illumination

We are entering the final phase of our countdown with only 2 weeks remaining until the Fourth. I recently spoke with world-renowned artist Christopher Gurshin, who was the featured artist at the Hospice Auction and Regatta this year, and he kindly agreed to let me use an image of his painting “1812 Overture & Harbor…
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Marblehead Fireworks Cycle Jersey

We have some exciting news: our friend Mark Forziati has volunteered to design and produce a cycle jersey as a fundraiser for the Marblehead fireworks! Jeff Folger has provided one of his photos for the project free of charge and all profits from the sale are going straight into the fireworks fund. The jersey will be…
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2013 Fireworks Information

Welcome to the updated 2013 Marblehead Fireworks and Harbor Illumination Web Site. We hope you will find the site informational and entertaining. We also hope that by starting to think about the summer you will be motivated to send us a donation to insure that we can continue this fine Marblehead Tradition. Click on the donation…
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