Find Events for July 4, 2018 for fireworks, parades in New England: Maine, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, & Vermont

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Manchester 4th of July Celebration

Jul 4, 2018 - Jul 4, 2018 Dana L. Thompson Memorial Park, 340 Recreation Park Road Manchester, VT

The community pool will be open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. free of charge. Concession stand at McClellan Field offers up summer favorites like hot dogs and hamburgers, ice cream and drinks from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Live music adds to the festive mood before the fabulous 9:30 fireworks at Dana L. Thompson Memorial Park. Rain date is July 5.


Old Vermont 4th 2018 at Billings Farm

Jul 4, 2018 - Jul 4, 2018 Billings Farm, River Road Woodstock, VT

Come to this patriotic family celebration featuring the reading of the Declaration of Independence, a historic debate, wagon rides, making 1890 flags, spelling bees, sack races, playing historic base ball, and lots more.


Fireworks for Freedom 2018

Jul 3, 2018 - Jul 3, 2018 Grand Summit Hotel, Mount Snow, 39 Mount Snow Road West Dover, VT

The party will start on Main Street and the best viewing area will be in front of the Grand Summit Resort Hotel. Expect to find barbecue from Reuben's Smokehouse, beer, ice cream, lawn games. Live music, 6-9 p.m. A fire pit with s’mores opens at 7 p.m. Fireworks will begin about 9:15pm. Cash and credit cards accepted Bring your lawn chairs, but please no outside food or alcohol and no dogs

Independence Day Celebration 2018

Jul 3, 2018 - Jul 3, 2018 Waterfront Park Burlington, VT

Largest fireworks display in Vermont finishes off an evening of food, music and other entertainment. Best parking is at University of Vermont’s Gutterson parking garage and adjacent lots. Buses will run from 3:45 to 11:30 p.m., and pick up in front of Patrick Gym. Buses will be waiting at One Main Street at 10 p.m. for the return trip, making continuous trips until 11:30 p.m. Map

Fireworks, Tuesday, July 3 - many towns, VT

Jul 3, 2018 - Jul 3, 2018 various towns; see details above many towns, VT

West Dover -- Grand Summit Hotel, Mount Snow, 39 Mount Snow Road
Montpelier – State House Lawn
Burlington – Waterfront Park

Fireworks, Wednesday, July 4 - many towns, VT

Jul 4, 2018 - Jul 4, 2018 various towns; see details above many towns, VT

Manchester -- Dana L. Thompson Memorial Park, 340 Recreation Park Road
Warren – Sugarbush Resort
Stowe -- Stowe Events Field, Weeks Hill Road
Jeffersonville -- Smugglers' Notch ski area

Fireworks, Saturday, July 7 - many towns, VT

Jul 7, 2018 - Jul 7, 2018 various towns; see details above many towns, VT

Brandon -- Park Village Complex, Route 7, north of Brandon


Fourth of July 2018 Parade and Street Fair

Jul 4, 2018 - Jul 4, 2018 Main Street Wardsboro, VT

Street Fair opens at 9 a.m. with more than 50 vendors on Main Street. The parade starts at 10 a.m. with the ringing of church bells and invocation. The parade starts by the bridge, proceeds south on Route 100 and then turns by the Wardsboro Country Store and heads down Main Street past the reviewing stand at Town Hall. Parking is in designated lots within a few hundred yards of the parade route. Use the shuttle buses.

Parades & Fireworks

Fourth of July 2018

Jul 4, 2018 - Jul 4, 2018 Main Street Warren, VT

Come enjoy at wild and wickedly fun parade, street dance, and family festivities. Food vendors will serve a variety of snacks from pancakes to tamales. After the parade, live music will be performed by Sklarkestra, led by Bruce Sklar and friends, at the Warren Store porch for the big street dance, and by Mad Mountain Scramblers at Brooks Field School, a short walk from the village on the Mad River Path. Kids activities at the Brooks Field School all day. Fireworks will be at dusk at Sugarbush Resort.
Shuttle Buses will run from Lincoln Peak at Sugarbush Resort via Sugarbush Access Road, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Satellite parking for free and bus pick up is frequent. More parking is along the perimeter of Brooks Field, with a short stroll down the Warren Village Path to Brook Road.

An Old-Fashioned Fourth of July 2018

Jul 4, 2018 - Jul 4, 2018 Main Street and Stowe Events Field, at Weeks Hill Road and Quiet Path Stowe, VT

Stowe’s two unbeatable parades are at 10 a.m. in Moscow and 1 p.m. on Stowe’s Main Street. Stowe Village celebrates from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. with live music, great eats and awesome entertainment. The party continues at 6 p.m. on the Stowe Events Field with family fun and fireworks.

The Whole Shebang

Montpelier Independence Day Celebration 2018

Jul 3, 2018 - Jul 3, 2018 State House grounds and State Street, Montpelier, VT

 Montpelier on July 4 Many activities will be happening downtown throughout the day and more than 40 food and craft vendors will be on State Street. Events begin at 3 p.m. with the Family Olympics on the State House lawn. Olympic events include a beach ball push through a maze, a bouncy ball relay, a scooters race, and silly versions of tennis, hurdles, the javelin throw and more.
The Montpelier Mile Road Race begins at 6 p.m. as the opener to the July 4 Parade. After the parade there’s a concert on the State House lawn and fireworks show.

July 4th Celebration 2018

Jul 4, 2018 - Jul 4, 2018 Smugglers' Notch Resort, 4323 Vermont Route 108 South Smugglers' Notch and Jeffersonville, VT

The old-fashioned July 4th celebration in Jeffersonville begins with a parade at 10 a.m., followed by a carnival with games and vendors, kids' games, live entertainment by 66 City Band playing classic rock, and food, and the famous frog jumping contest.
A family barbecue happens on the Village Green starting at 5 p.m. Entertainment on the Village Green runs from 6 to 8 p.m. with DJ Goodtime Charlie. The National Guard 40th Army Band performs at 8 p.m. The fireworks extravaganza is at dusk against a backdrop of the Green Mountains.

Brandon’s Independence Day Celebration 2018

Jul 6, 2018 - Jul 7, 2018 Park Village, Route 7 north of town Brandon, VT

Friday, July 6 -- The fun begins Friday at the family friendly Street Dance in Seminary park from 6 to 10 p.m. with music for all ages by DJ Jam Man and food vendors. (Pak is around the corner and up the hill from town hall). Off street parking available with free shuttles.
Saturday, July 7-- The fun moves North to Park Village Complex (Route 7 North of Brandon) with activities and events all day, including a silent auction; family games, including karaoke and the infamous Swiss Roll eating contest; vendors and food; a parade at 1 p.m.; live music by Moose Crossing after the parade; community supper from 5 to 7 p.m.; DJ Jam Man spinning family favorites; and fireworks at dusk.