Bring out your red, white and blue for a memorable Fourth of July in the Pocono Mountains. Enjoy an abundance of festivities, food, fun and, of course, fireworks!

The Poconos is a great place to celebrate Independence Day. Spend the morning and afternoon exploring the great outdoors and soaking in our region's spacious skies and purple mountain majesties, then head to a local Fourth of July celebration. Read on for a list of upcoming Pocono fireworks displays to watch this summer.

Downtown Honesdale

Fireworks Celebration
Honesdale Central Park
Date: Friday, July 2, 2021
Time: Fireworks begin at dusk.
Cost: Free!
Get ready for a fun-filled evening and fantastic fireworks display in downtown Honesdale. Enjoy vendors, food and a concert hosted by the Wayne County Creative Arts Alliance. Rain date is scheduled for Saturday, July 3. Get a taste of how Honesdale celebrates Independence Day: watch the video below!

 


 

Lake Ariel

Lake Ariel Fireworks Display
Lake Ariel Beach
Date: Saturday, July 3, 2021
Time: Festivities begin at 6 p.m. Fireworks begin at dusk.
Cost: Free!
Lake Ariel Volunteer Fire Company will be hosting a Saturday fireworks display to celebrate the stars and stripes! The Fireman's Parade begins at 6 p.m., with music starting at 7 p.m. Volunteers from the Company will be serving food and beverage at the Lake Station on Route 191 as well. Rain date is Friday, July 9.


Skytop Lodge

Fourth of July Celebration
Skytop Lodge
Date: Saturday, July 3, 2021
Time: Live entertainment begins at 6:30 p.m. Fireworks begin at dusk.
Cost: $10/car for non-resort guests
Don't miss the Fourth of July festivities at Skytop Lodge! Live entertainment begins at 6:30 p.m., with concession stands offering delicious food and treats as well as a cash bar. To grab one of the best seats on property on the Observation Deck, complete with special dinner and perks, be sure to book the exclusive VIP seating in advance.


Lake Wallenpaupack

Fireworks over Lake Wallenpaupack
Lake Wallenpaupack
Date: Sunday, July 4, 2021
Time: Fireworks begin at approximately 9:15 p.m.
Cost: Free!
Watch the explosions of color burst overhead as their reflections sparkle in the water below: fireworks over Lake Wallenpaupack are a Fourth of July classic. For a perfect accompaniment to the spectacular, tune into the patriotic music broadcast by Bold Gold Media’s Classic Hits 105.3. Parking and seating is available at the Wallenpaupack High School. Rain date is scheduled for Monday, July 5. Can't wait for the Fourth? Watch the video below for a preview of the fun to come.

 


 

Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark

Independence Day Fireworks
Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark
Date: Sunday, July 4, 2021
Time: Day ticket holders and resort guests can join the fun starting at 6 p.m. Open to the public at 7 p.m.
Cost: Donations to support the Pocono Township Fire Company.
Spend a star-spangled Fourth of July at Pennsylvania's largest outdoor waterpark! Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark will be offering food and fun starting at 6 p.m. for day ticket holders and Camelback Resort guests, with free admission for the general public starting at 7 p.m. Arrive early to stake out a place to watch the fireworks!


 

Why celebrate for only one night when you could spend the whole weekend discovering our corner of America's stunning natural beauty? Find a place to stay and take advantage of special offers to experience more Independence Day fun. Maybe even catch the fireworks from your hotel room! Take in other events and activities happening in our area during your visit too.

Happy Fourth of July from the Pocono Mountains!