We commemorate the 4th of July by proudly waving our flags, enjoying cookouts with friends and family, and by lighting up the sky with fireworks. Here is where you can find firework displays to celebrate America’s freedom in the Cumberland Valley.

June 29

Hampden Township Food Fest & Fireworks

Fun Food Fest & Fireworks @ Hampden Township Park & Pool Complex

Enjoy live music, food trucks, swimming in the pool, and fireworks to end the evening.

July 2

Carlisle Summerfair

Stars Burst Over Carlisle Festival & Fireworks @ The Carlisle Fairgrounds

The largest fireworks show ever produced in Carlisle -- with 25 minutes of pyrotechnics for guests to enjoy. The new festival will also host live entertainment, food trucks, a Carlisle-centric craft beer and wine garden, giant children’s area with inflatables, and great family fun for everyone.  

July 2 & 3

Harrisburg Senators 2

Harrisburg Senators @ City Island

Come to FNB Field on City Island to watch the Harrisburg Senators take on the Richmond Flying Squirrels at 7 pm. Stick around after the game on both July 2 and July 3 for a fantastic fireworks display. Tickets are available online.

July 4

Taste of Independence Food Truck Festival @ Riverfront Park, Harrisburg 

Harrisburg invites the community to the annual Taste of Independence Food Truck Festival & Fireworks from 3 pm to 9 pm along beautiful Riverfront Park. The event features delicious food, a Wine Garden, activities for kids, live music and one the largest fireworks displays in Central Pennsylvania (scheduled to start around 9:15 pm).

July 5

Sprint Car Racing & Fireworks @ Williams Grove Speedway

Celebrate PA Speedweek at Williams Grove Speedway and enjoy fireworks after the race. The race begins at 7:30 PM.

Shippensburg Fireworks

Shippensburg Independence Celebration & Fireworks Display @ Shippensburg Memorial Park

The gates open at 6 pm, the Shippensburg Town Band provides live music at 8 pm, kids ages 5 to 13 can enjoy a candy scramble at 9 pm, and the night finishes with fireworks at 9:30 pm.