July 4, 2017
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Included in regular Estate admission.
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121
An American Celebration
Mount Vernon salutes our first commander in chief during its annual Independence Day event! Watch dazzling made-for-daytime fireworks shoot off over the Potomac River. Listen to the roar of the cannon fire while viewing special military re-enactments throughout the day.
An American Celebration includes an inspirational naturalization ceremony for new citizens with a special keynote address, daytime fireworks, military re-enactments, a special wreathlaying ceremony, free birthday cake for all (while supplies last), and a visit from General and Mrs. Washington. Enjoy a performance by the National Concert Band's during its "Red, White and Blue" concert. Spend a truly inspiring day at a truly inspiring place.