Upper Valley Fourth Of July Events 2017

It's easy to celebrate Independence Day in the Upper Valley! Many towns host their own parades, picnics and fireworks displays. Below are some of the top events suggested by Upper Valley locals! Click on the town names to find more information on each event.

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  • Sunapee, NH - Fireworks will start at 9pm over the Sunapee Harbor on July 2nd.
  • Hanover, NH - The parade starts at 10am with activities on the green following from 11am-1pm on July 4th. 
  • Lebanon, NH - Start the day off with a 5k, listen to a concert at Colburn Park at 7:30pm and watch the fireworks at 9:30pm on July 4th.
  • Claremont, NH - Monadnock Park will host music, food and fireworks. The event begins at 6pm on July 4th.


  • Strafford, VT - A parade, book sale, fireworks and more will take place in Strafford June 30th-July 1st.
  • Quechee, VT - The Quechee Club will host a fireworks show on July 2nd at dusk.
  • Hartford, VT - Festivities will begin at 6pm on July 4th at Kilowatt Park. Enjoy music, children's entertainment, food and fireworks at dusk. 
  • Hartland, VT - Enjoy Old Home Day in Hartland on July 4th. There will be a parade at 11am and fireworks at 9pm, with plenty of activities in between.

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