There are fireworks happening all over the area.  I'm sure even your neighbor might be shooting off illegal bottle rockets if you really get desperate. But just in case he's out of town and you can't get to downtown Albany or elsewhere, I found something for you -virtual fireworks! 

This is very cool, although I don't know whether it's computer generated or for real, but regardless- at least you don't have to leave your couch, find a non existing parking place or fight the crowds

Turn off the lights, turn your computer monitor or tablet up as bright as it can go, and enjoy!  This is "Synchronized Epic Music", (whatever that means).

You know something?  As great as this is, you have to admit, there's nothing like the real thing, so here's a list of events from