Fireworks & Independence Day Buffet

Get ready to light up the night and celebrate 4th of July at PIER 22!
Mark your calendars and be prepared to have a blast. Immerse yourself in a dazzling display of red, white, and starry blue as the skies ignite above the Manatee River. But before the sparks fly, satisfy your cravings with our mouthwatering Independence Day Buffet on the waterside terrace.
The festivities kick off at 7 pm and keep going strong until a breathtaking grand finale by Zambelli International lights up the night around 9:30 p.m. And here's the best part: your reserved table is all yours for the entire evening, ensuring you'll have a front-row seat to the pyrotechnic extravaganza.
To secure your spot at the celebration, don't forget to make your table reservations in advance. You won't want to miss out on this electrifying experience!
Table reservations and tickets are required for access to the pier.

Event Information


Check-In: 6:30 pm
Independence Day Buffet: 7 - 10 pm
Includes an all-you-can-eat buffet and soft drinks.
Alcoholic drinks may be purchased separately.
The full buffet menu is listed below.
Fireworks Show: 9:30 pm
Parking: Complimentary valet parking. There are several road closures just before and during the fireworks show, so you will want to be sure to arrive early and certainly before 7:00 pm. Please expect a short wait for the valet. Additional parking is available throughout downtown, including the free garage.
Ticket and Seating Information

Adults: $120 plus tax and service fee
Child Under 10: $50 plus tax and service fee
Tables are available for groups and tickets must be purchased together.
To book a table, please select your table size from the dropdown menu, then enter the number of adults and/or children at your table on the next step. Your total ticket order must match your table size reservation and will be verified upon check-in.
Ticket availability subject to change and more tables will be released based on demand.
For questions please email
Cancellation Policy

If you must cancel your reservation, please email with your reservation number or give us a call at 941.748.8087 72 hours before the event date to receive a full refund. 

Buffet Menu

Antipasta Salad
PIER 22 House Salad
Caesar Salad
Fresh Fruit 
Caprese Salad
Cole Slaw
Panzanella Salad

Roasted Parmesan Crusted Oysters
Garlic & Tomato Mussels
Warm Peel & Eat Shrimp
New England Clam Bake 

Grouper Cakes
Salmon Florentine
Fried Fish and Chips

Assorted Sushi

BBQ Chicken & Ribs
Smoked Sliced Brisket
BBQ Smoked Prime Rib
Pig Roast
House Texas Toast

Coconut Pineapple Rice
Jalapeno Cheddar Corn Bread
White Mac & Cheese
Buffalo Mac & Cheese
Mexican Corn
Garlic Roasted Potatoes
Mixed Veggies
Philly Spring Rolls
Veggie Spring Rolls

Pineapple Upside Down Cake Bites
Peach Cobbler Shooters
Lemon Meringue Tarts
Red White and Blueberry Blondies
Chocolate Firecracker Truffles 
Chocolate Raspberry Pots de Creme 
Dipped Strawberries
*Menu Items Subject To Change*

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4th of July Table Reservation

Adults: $120 plus tax and service fee
+ $8.4 tax
+ $24 service fee
Adult Ticket Total: $152.40
Child Under 10: $50 plus tax and service fee
+ $3.5 tax
+ $10 service fee
Child Ticket Total: $63.50
PLEASE NOTE: Our Covered Patio is undergoing a significant remodel and seating will not be available in this area, including the fire pit.

Please select your table size, then select your ticket option:

2.  Please enter the number of adults and/or children at your table below.
3.  Your total ticket order must match your table size reservation. 
4.  Enter "0" if no child tickets are needed.
All tickets will be verified upon check-in.
To add guests to an existing table reservation:
1. Place a new order and select "Ticket Add On To Existing"
2. Add your ticket quantity 
3. Email to ensure your reservations are combined.
Select Your Ticket Quantity: *
Current Total: