July 4, 2019
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Included with general admission
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, VA 22121
An American Celebration at Mount Vernon
Salute the first commander in chief during Mount Vernon's annual Independence Day event! Watch dazzling made-for-daytime fireworks shoot off over the Potomac River and listen to the roar of cannon fire while viewing special military re-enactments throughout the day. Advance ticket purchase is recommended.
Celebrate Independence Day with daytime fireworks, military re-enactments, and a wreathlaying ceremony. Enjoy free birthday cake (while supplies last) and visit with General and Mrs. Washington. Listen to a performance by the National Concert Band during its "Red, White and Blue" concert and observe a moving ceremony to honor new citizens. Spend a truly inspiring day at a truly inspiring place.
An American Celebration takes place rain or shine.