4th of July 2023 Events

Celebrate Independence Day in Vermont

The Fourth of July brings bright fireworks that reflect off lakes and illuminate the Green Mountains and revelries that last all weekend in Vermont. Join crowds at parades in historic New England downtowns, whether you find new places to visit for 4th of July events and fun things to do to make the most of summer in Vermont or return to a favorite spot. The events calendar for Independence Day 2023 includes traditional downtown celebrations and fireworks lighting up Lake Bomoseen and Lake Morey and the peaks of Stratton Mountain Resort and Killington Resort. While you’re here, discover Vermont’s beautiful geography, local flavors, and a robust culture of outdoor recreation and wellness.

Below is a list of festivities for 2023:

Northern Region 

Burlington's Independence Celebration
Burlington | July 3rd 

Independence Day Celebration Fireworks
Williston | July 4th 

Milton July 4th Celebration
Milton | July 4

Independence Day Fireworks Show
Island Pond | June 30th and July 1st 

July 4th Celebration
Newport | July 4th

4th of July Celebration
Colchester | July 4th 

Cabot 4th of July Celebration
Cabot | July 4th 

Southern Region:

Independence Day Fireworks
Rutland | July 2nd

Lake Bomoseen Fireworks Display
Lake Bomoseen | July 4th

4th of July Parade and Street Fair
Wardsboro | July 4th

4th of July Fireworks at Stratton Mountain
Stratton | June 29th — July 4th

Reading and Celebration of the Declaration of Independence
Bennington | July 4th