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Red, White and Blue in the Green Mountains: Fourth of July Festivities at Vermont Ski Resorts

Fourth of July fireworks at Stratton Mountain Resort. Photo by Hubert Schriebl.
The annual Warren Fourth of July Parade as part of Sugarbush Resort's Independence Day festivities. Photo by John Atkinson.

Vermont ski resorts offer many exciting activities for the whole family to enjoy this Independence Day. Choose from firework displays, barbecue dinners, lawn games and more this weekend when you visit the mountains.

Burke Mountain
Enjoy one of the largest fireworks displays in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom with tons of family fun, live music, scenic chairlift rides, a children’s mountain bike park and great food all happening at the Sherburne Base Lodge on Sunday, July 2nd.

Smugglers Notch Resort
Spend the Fourth of July at Smugglers’ Notch Resort and enjoy a parade, country fair, barbecue, live music and fireworks.

Stowe Mountain Resort
Independence weekend at Stowe Mountain Resort is jam-packed with events and activities like Gondola Skyrides, Treetop & Ziptour Adventures, live music, comedy shows and fireworks. Learn about the day time activities at Spruce Peak, and night time fireworks.

Sugarbush Resort
Join Sugarbush for a patriotic Fourth of July on Tuesday, July 4th.  The 69th annual Warren Parade is guaranteed to be wild, wacky and wickedly fun, with street dance and family festivities. Afterwards, the celebration continues at Lincoln Peak with dining specials, live music, and a fireworks display. Also happening at Sugarbush Resort this weekend is Frendly Gathering, a three-day grassroots music festival on Mount Ellen, running from June 29 - July 1.

Killington Resort and Pico Mountain
The Killington Pico Area Association brings the community together this year for a day full of Fourth of July festivities on Tuesday, July 4th. For the schedule of events visit

Woodstock Inn and Resort
On Tuesday, July 4th guests and visitors can choose to spend Independence  Day at Billings Farm for the Old Vermont 4th celebration or on the front lawn of the Woodstock Inn and Resort for their mid-day Harpoon Beer Garden.

Okemo Mountain Resort
Celebrate freedom and the holiday weekend with the best party of the summer at Okemo’s Jackson Gore courtyard on Saturday, July 1st. Enjoy live music, barbecue, lawn games, fireworks and more at Okemo’s Great American Party.

Magic Mountain
Kick off the weekend with the Independence Party at Magic on Saturday, July 1st. Start the day with a parade through Londonderry and end with fireworks and live music at the Black Line Tavern.

Stratton Mountain Resort
Join Stratton Mountain for their annual Mountain Friends and Freedom celebration this weekend, July 1-4. The whole family can enjoy fireworks, gondola rides, live music, barbecues, face painting and carnival games at the party of the summer.

Mount Snow Resort
The Fireworks for Freedom celebration will take place at Mount Snow Resort on Monday, July 3rd. Join them as they celebrate our nation's independence with a huge firework display and BBQ.

The Hermitage Club
Join The Hermitage Club at Haystack Mountain for a fun-filled weekend with live music, barbecues, and fireworks from Friday to Sunday. Learn more about their Independence Day weekend.



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