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Fourth of July 2020

Stay Safe While Celebrating the Stars and Stripes

The Fourth of July marks the height of summer— the peak for backyard barbecues and afternoons by the pool. But as far as summer traditions go, watching fireworks light up the night sky is one that we just can’t miss.

Many Fourth of July fireworks, parades and ceremonies have been cancelled due to event restrictions. However, a few smaller celebrations and fireworks displays are still on (with new safety measures, of course). Some places are even offering drive-in fireworks shows so you can still catch those brilliant views from your car.

Each event has its own safety guidelines, and admission might be limited to allow for social distancing. Make sure to plan ahead so you can enjoy the show safely.

Independence Day Events:

  • St. Clair Community Fireworks

    July 2 at 9 p.m.

    The St. Clair Community and Historical Society will put on a socially distant version of their annual fireworks show. You’ll be able to see the fireworks from your yard or car.

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  • City of Hazleton Independence Day Celebration

    July 3 at 4 p.m.

    Spread out your blanket at City View Park or watch from your car as Hazleton puts on a dazzling fireworks display. They’ll have food trucks, live entertainment, children’s games and more all evening.

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  • West End Celebration Fest

    July 3 at 4 p.m.

    Celebrate Independence Day at the West End Fairgrounds in Gilbert. They’ll have a night of fireworks, music, basket raffles, food and more. You can watch the fireworks and listen to the bands safely from your car. The rain date in July 5.

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  • Fireworks Celebration in Honesdale

    July 3 at 8 p.m.

    Honesdale is hosting a drive-in fireworks show to honor the Fourth. Spectators can park at Home Depot, Walmart or Baer Harley-Davidson. The rain date is July 5.

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  • Fourth of July Celebration at Quiet Valley

    July 4 at 10 a.m.

    Explore America’s history firsthand at Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm in Stroudsburg. For their opening day, they’ll have tours, wagon rides, old-fashioned games, a Civil War encampment and other fun, patriotic activities.

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  • FWM Volunteer Fire Company Parade & Fireworks

    July 4 at 10 a.m.

    The FWM Volunteer Fire Company in Mehoopany is holding their annual parade and chicken barbeque. Fireworks will follow later in the evening.

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  • Pleasant Mount Independence Day Celebration

    July 4 at 10 a.m.

    Pleasant Mount will salute the red, white and blue with a morning of patriotic fun. The day starts with the Firecracker 5K, followed by the annual parade. They’ll also have a ceremony, games, food, raffles and more.

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  • Fourth of July Fireworks at Montage Mountain

    July 4 at 9 p.m.

    Montage Mountain is hosting a fireworks show, which you can watch for free from the parking lot. They’re also extending their waterpark hours so you can splash and swim all day long.

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  • Fireworks in Port Carbon

    July 4 at 9:30 p.m.

    Gather the family for a fireworks spectacular in Port Carbon Borough. They’ll also hold a children’s parade that morning at 10 a.m.

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  • Fireworks in Millville

    July 4 at 10 p.m.

    The Millville Community Fire Company will set off fireworks from the hill behind the high school. Pick out a spot in town to watch from a safe social distance.

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  • Fireworks in Schuylkill Haven

    July 11 at Dusk

    This year’s fireworks display will be shot from Island Park. The park will be closed to spectators, but you’ll still be able to see the show throughout town.

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And don’t forget, for all of our friends, families, and neighbors, continue observing all recommended health and safety precautions to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).

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