4th of July

4th of July

Celebrate Independence Day in Hershey The Sweetest Place On Earth!

A Star-Spangled Picnic | Pioneer Frontier Catering Pavilion

July 2, 3, or 4
5-8 PM

Join us for an all you care to eat picnic Saturday, Sunday, or Monday! Enjoy a delicious spread of hamburgers, hot dogs, pulled pork BBQ, fruit salad, potato salad, chips, ice cream novelties, and Pepsi products. A cash bar will also be available. Purchase your tickets online or day-of at Hospitality Services for $15 per person.

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Opening Ceremonies | Main Entrance

July 4: 9:45 AM
Join The Hersheypark Band at the Main Entrance for the playing of our national anthem to officially kick off Independence Day. Gates will open at 10 AM.


July 4: 10:15 PM
The whole family will love our annual 4th of July fireworks display starting at 10:15 PM. Looking for the best place to watch in the Park? We love the view from Midway America!

Dance, Dance, Dance: America! | Chevrolet Music Box Theatre

Daily: 12:30, 2, 3:30, 5 & 6:30 PM
Experience the dancing rhythms of America on a musical journey through time, from our founding roots to new frontiers, and right down Main Street. Ignite your patriotic passion as we proudly salute our one and only Home Sweet Home!

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