Update, 7/3/2014, @ 5:36 a.m.: North Cape May / Lower Township Fireworks Rescheduled for Saturday, July 5, 2014: Lower Township will be hosting the annual Independence Day Festival on Saturday, July 5, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. The festival is sponsored and managed by the Department of Parks and Recreation. The festival will feature vendors, live entertainment, games, amusement rides, food and fireworks at dusk. The festival is staged along Beach Drive in North Cape May, in Lower Township, New Jersey. One of the best places to watch the fireworks is at the Cape May Lewes Ferry Terminal. Some prefer to watch them from Higbee Beach. Get more information on the event.