The biggest event of the summertime is just around the corner- July 4th! Celebrate America’s independence at these fantastic July 4th events happening in Montgomery County:

Independence Day Celebration – Fireworks Spectacular
July 4, 2017
Abington Junior High School 2056 Susquehanna Road Abington, PA

Annual Independence Eve Concert
July 3, 2017 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Christ UCC Church – West Marshall and Noble Street Norristown, PA

Come enjoy the music of the Song Sheets (Plus).Music will include folk songs, early American, multi-cultural, inspirational and patriotic selections. Bring a chair. Park on the surrounding streets. Hotdogs, snacks and homemade goodies. Donations accepted to benefit the church’s youth programs. In the event of rain, the concert will be inside the church.

4th of July Parade and Festivities
July 4, 2017 8:30am to 10:00pm
Elmwood Park – Harding Blvd Norristown, PA

Schedule:

  • 8:30am: 5K Run at NASD
  • 10:00am: Parade at Airy & Dekalb Sts
  • 11:30am: Old School Concert
  • 1:00pm: Kid activities, food trucks and beer garden
  • 6:00pm: Wildflower
  • 9:00pm: Fireworks

Independence Day Celebration – Children’s Morning Program
July 4, 2017 10:00am
Harry Renninger Memorial Park – Keswick Avenue Glenside, PA

Schedule of Events:

  • 10 AM: Decorated Bicycle and Stroller Parades
  • 10:30 AM: Boys and Girls Field Sports Events
  • 12 Noon: Children’s Refreshment Treats

4th of July Fireworks
July 4, 2017 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Montgomery County 4-H Center – 1015 Bridge Road Collegeville, PA

July 4th Community Picnic in the Park
July 4, 2017 11:00am to 3:00pm
Visitor Center At Valley Forge – 1400 North Outer Line Drive King of Prussia, PA 19406
Celebrate our nation’s independence with artillery demonstrations, historical games, an All-American cook-out, music, and more! Meet one of the founding fathers and sign the Declaration of Independence. Learn about the meaning of the American Flag and the pivotal role the Valley Forge encampment played in securing our freedom from Great Britain.

Games, Crafts and Activities
Visitor Center Lawn | 11:00 – 3:00

SO much to do!  Dress-up like a colonial, make your own tricorn hat, win a prize at the Healthy Park’s Duck Pond, make your own finger print flag, crack the Liberty Bell, dunk the tax collector, sign your name to the Declaration of Independence, and so much more!  All activities are free!

Black Powder Demonstration
Muhlenberg Brigade Huts | 11:30, 1:30 and 3:30

After you’ve visited with the “soldiers” at the Muhlenberg Huts, witness black powder demonstrations!

Readings of the Declaration of Independence
Visitor Center Lawn | 11:30, 12:30 and 1:30

Join Benjamin Franklin as he recites the Declaration of Independence and sign your “John Hancock” to the bottom of our copy.

Join the Continental Army
Mini Parade  | 11:45, 12:45 and 1:45

Kids can “enlist” in the Continental Army and learn to march and drill like a Continental Soldier.

Ranger-led Walks
10:50 and 2:50

Join a Valley Forge National Park Service Ranger for a short walk up to the Muhlenberg Brigade Huts. Witness soldier life demonstrations and have the opportunity to ask the “soldiers” about life at Valley Forge during the 1777-1778 winter encampment.

Trolley Tours
Visitor Center | 10:00, 12:00, 2:00 and 4:00

90-minute guided tour makes extended stops at the Muhlenberg Brigade huts and Washington’s Headquarters. Buy your tickets inside the Visitor Center.

Storytelling Benches
Ongoing stories from 11:00 – 4:00

Listen as Once Upon A Nation storytellers share riveting stories of the Valley Forge encampment and how it became a turning point in the Revolutionary War. Benches are located on the Train Station platform at Washington’s Headquarters, in front of the Visitor Center, and near the Muhlenberg Brigade Huts.

American Treasure Tour
Meeting Room | 11:00 – 3:00

Discover sights and sounds from America’s past!  The American Treasure Tour, located in Oaks, PA, showcases pieces from one of the largest collections of Americana in the United States.

4th of July Celebration
July 4, 2017 3:00pm
Heuser Park – 694 West Beidler Road King of Prussia, PA 19406

A Day of Fun, Friends, and Fireworks! The day’s festivities begin at 3:00 PM with a carnival brimming with great rides, food, games, and more! Enjoy the new Rock Bottom Beer Garden!

Mango Men Concert – Free at 5PM

The Mango Men, the winners of Kenny Chesney’s “Next Big Star” competition, entertain all audiences from kids to seniors – their summer vibe will delight you!

During the Concert, enjoy Food Samples served up by our local Outback Steakhouse and Bonefish Grill Restaurants.

FIREWORKS at Dusk

At Dusk, be prepared to be wowed with Upper Merion Township’s famous fireworks display – the best in the area – seen and heard from miles around. Bring your blanket and beach chairs!

Independence Day Concert and Fireworks

July 4, 2017 6:30pm
Eagleville Park – Parklane Drive Eagleville, PA 19408

FOOD, FAMILY & FUN…A Community Tradition!

  • Concert by The Whitewalls Band at 6:30 pm
  • Fireworks at DUSK!

Help support your 22nd Annual Independence Day Concert & Fireworks.  Donations of $25.00 or more will be listed in the program booklet handed out at the event.

Conshohocken Fireworks

July 4, 2017 6:00pm to 10:30pm
Sutcliffe Park – East 10th Avenue Conshohocken, PA 19428

Count Down to the Fireworks show Starts at 9:30pm. fireworks go off at approximately 9:45pm.

Independence Day Celebration – Fireworks Spectacular
July 4, 2017
Abington Junior High School- 2056 Susquehanna Road Abington, PA 19001

After Dark: America The Beautiful Aerial Fireworks SpectacularLocation: Abington High/Junior High Schools’ parking areas/athletic fields.