This guide will help you celebrate the 4th of July like a Lancaster County local. We would love for you to share your celebratory picks with us via our Facebook page @LancasterTownandCountry.

Celebrate Lancaster

Date/Time: June 30th, 2017 from 7:00am to 11:30pm

Location: Downtown Lancaster

What You Need to Know: Parking in the Prince Street Garage will be a flat rate of $5 after 4:30pm.

What to Expect: Live music, food vendors, pub areas and fireworks


Buck Motorsports Independence Day Fireworks

Date/Time: July 1st, 2017 starts at 7pm

Location: 10 miles south of Lancaster on route 272

What You Need to Know: $14 for adults, $6 for children 5 to 12, free for kids under 5

What to Expect: Grand demolition derby and fireworks


Lancaster Barnstormer Home Games with Fireworks

Date/Time: July 1st at 6:30pm

Location: 650 North Prince Street, Lancaster

What You Need to Know: If you plan to meet wrestling legend, Jimmy Hart, buy your tickets in advance and choose the meet and great option in the drop down menu.

What to Expect: Ballgame, fireworks and an appearance from Jimmy Hart


Rockvale Outlets Firework Spectacular

Date/Time: July 1st at dusk

Location: 35 S. Willowdale Drive, Lancaster

What You Need to Know: The rain date is scheduled for July 2nd

What to Expect: The Lampeter-Strasburg band will be playing starting at 8:30pm


Ephrata 4th of July Celebration

Date/Time: July 4th from 6:00pm to 10:30pm

Location: Downtown Ephrata

What You Need to Know: Fireworks will be held at the Lincoln Heights Outdoor Recreation Center

What to Expect: live music, pony rides, games for kids and fireworks


Lititz Springs Park Independence Remembrance

Date/Times: July 4th at 10:10pm

Location: Lititz Springs Park

What You Need to Know: The public is permitted to put down blankets from 7:30am to 9:30am on the 4th. Payment will be charged at the gate.

What to Expect: Kid’s entertainment, music, national bell ringing, 76th Queen of Candles Pageant, fireworks

Hershey Park 4th of July

Date/Times: July 4th at 10:15pm

Location: 100 West Hersheypark Drive, Hershey

What You Need to Know: A picnic will be held from 5pm to 8pm at the Pioneer Frontier Catering Pavilion for $15 a person.

What to Expect: Fireworks best viewed from Midway America



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