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Independence day on the Fourth of July has a special place in all of hearts and calendars. Fourth of July celebrations bring together people, putting aside any differences and celebrating our country for a day, and of course it is also known for the fireworks displays all over the country! 

If you do not have any plans for July 4th, Poconos offers a super festive and exciting environment and here is why you should definitely consider spending it in Poconos. 

The Pocono Mountains celebrate the Fourth of July in a super eclectic and fun way. The festivities surrounding Independence day in the Poconos are super exciting, in this blog I’ll be going over the various celebrations you and your loved ones can indulge in, and why this Fourth of July you should be in the Poconos! 

Party like a Patriot: Community Celebrations and Fireworks

The Poconos Mountains offer gorgeous and panoramic views all year, which are made astonishingly better during Fourth of July and the fireworks displays that occur throughout the place. You and your family can enjoy amazing Pocono 4th of July events like parades, live concerts and festivals and entertainment options for all ages! 

If you’re looking to just chill and watch the fireworks with your family without having to go through the hassle of events, etc. enjoy many fireworks displays happening in the Poconos from Hickory Run State Park, or explore the quaint and historical town of Jim Thorpe, which will be booming with patriotism. 

Serene Spots: Enjoy Fourth of July in the Best Spots 

The outdoors of the Poconos are simply serene, making it one of the best places you can spend your fourth of July. 

On the 4th of July, Poconos offers an amazing, welcoming and exciting festive atmosphere. You can enjoy many outdoor activities in these spots with your loved ones and kick off a day of patriotic festivities after. 

Here are a few great spots that also host 4th of July events in Poconos: 

Skytop Lodge 

The Skytop Lodge takes Fourth of July Festivities to another level, they offer splendid live music and amazing concessions. They offer other live entertainment, lawn games, water sports, campfire and more. It is a great place to relax and enjoy while your little ones are occupied with fun games. 

Location 1 Skytop Dr, Skytop, PA 18357
Date  July 4th and July 5th, 2024 
Events VIP Dinner with a view, Firework Display, Lawn Games, Barbeque
Entry Fee/Prices $10 until 8:45 PMVIP dinner:$95 per adult

$45 per child 

Dansbury Park, Stroudsburg

This two day Fourth of July Poconos event celebrates the patriotic holiday of Independence Day with a lot of fanfare. They throw a great carnival with rides, food trucks, games, live entertainment and of course a fireworks show. Enjoy a patriotic outdoor carnival with your loved ones and end the night by watching the fireworks. 

Location 15 Day St, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Date&Time July 4th
Events Free Fireworks Display
Entry Fee/Prices Free

Mount Airy Casino Resort

Mount Airy Casino hosts a free celebration of Independence day, where you can enjoy a wonderful fireworks display at night, and plenty of other activities throughout the day. Although only the fireworks show is free. 

Location 312 Woodland Rd, Mt Pocono, PA 18344
Date&Time July 4th, 9:30 pm onwards
Events Casino games, Outdoor Activities, Fireworks Display
Entry Fee Free

Honesdale Central Park

Honesdale Central Park also hosts a free event for Fourth of July celebrations, starting in the evening. It includes fun festive activities that you and your family can enjoy while being outdoors taking in the lovely outdoor natural views of the Poconos Mountains. There is going to be plenty of food and live entertainment to keep the crowd engaged until the fireworks begin. 

Location 901 Church St, Honesdale, PA 18431
Date & Time July 4th 6:30 PM onwards
Events Food Trucks, Live entertainment, Fireworks Display
Entry Fee Free

Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark

The best thing about summer is waterparks, and what’s even better is that Poconos is home to some of the best water parks. One of them being the Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark! After a super fun summer day of thrilling activities at the resort, relax and unwind at the vibrant atmosphere with live music, drinks, delicious food and an amazing fireworks display to end the night. The kids will enjoy a fun day at the waterpark and your entire family can unwind and celebrate Independence day with a bang. 

Location Camelbeach Outdoor Waterpark301 Resort Dr, Tannersville PA 18372
Date & Time July 4th 2024, 6:00PM-11:00PM
Events Live Entertainment, Food and Drinks, Fireworks Display
Entry Fee Free

Winding Up

So are you all geared up to spend an amazing 4th of July in Poconos? Experience the diversity and excitement of Independence day in the Pocono Mountains with your friends and family. 

Plan your Independence Day festivities in the scenic and festive atmosphere of Poconos, enjoy plenty of outdoor activities, panoramic views and amazing festivities for the holiday.  

Not sure where to stay? Enjoy staying at any of HolidayKeeper’s properties in Poconos! We offer a variety of properties ranging from mansions, villas and cabins. Many of these properties are perfect for a family event like Fourth of July and are even equipped with barbeque grills, so you and your family can enjoy a good old-fashioned 4th of July barbeque! 

Get in touch with us and book your stay now. Wishing everyone a happy and exciting Independence Day.