Tonight airs the 2016 Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular, marking the event’s 43rd year, with A-list performances and a huge display of pyrotechnics in the mix. The Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra will perform under the direction of conductor Keith Lockhart, accompanying some of tonight’s big acts. For all the details on what channel to watch the show on, what time the performances air, and what to expect to see tonight, read on below.
DATE: July 4, 2016
TIME: 9 – 11 p.m., live ET/delayed PT
TV CHANNEL: CBS – Check with your local TV provider (Verizon FIOS, Optimum, etc.) for the exact channel number. You can also click here to check out all CBS affiliate stations in various locations.
PERFORMERS: Little Big Town, Nick Jonas and Demi Lovato.
HOST: Nancy O’Dell
LOCATION: Charles River Esplanade