Independence Day Celebration

Saturday, July 4, 2020 Kirby Park

Mayor George C. Brown is happy to announce further details of the Old Fashioned Fourth of July 2021 Celebration. The event, which will be held on Sunday, July 4th, 2021, from 11 AM to 10 PM at Kirby Park, Market Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA.

The event will have food and craft vendors as well as amusement rides and games. Fireworks, presented by Skyshooter Displays, begin at 9:30 PM.

The Wilkes-Barre City Health Department will administer COVID-19 Vaccines (18+) in the Vaccine Trailer from 3PM to 7PM.

Live Music Schedule:

12:00 PM—Chris Bohinski, Host of WBRE PA live!

12:30-2:00 PM—Nick the Pic

2:30-4:00 PM—Mellifluous

4:30-6:15 PM—Eddie Day & The Star Fires

7:00-9:15 PM—Daddy-O and The Sax Maniax

Thank you to our Sponsors:
Geisinger, Commonwealth Health Wilkes-Barre General Hospital, Discover NEPA, Price Chopper, Visit Luzerne County, The Greater Wyoming Valley Chamber, Hottle’s Restaurant, Petroleum Service Company, Richard Smith & Lissa Bryan-Smith, Medico Construction Equipment, Berkshire Hathaway GUARD, Diamond City Partnership, Roscoe Advertising—In Memory of William Glynn Brace, Service Electric Cable TV and Communications, Wet Paint, David Blight School of Dance, Mark Miscavage DMD, PC , Jonathans Restaurant, PA State Representative Eddie Day Pashinski, Friends of Mike Belusko, Anonymous Donor, NEPA Labor Day Festival Committee, In loving memory of Tony & Terry Thomas

Receive the COVID-19 Vaccine (18+) on July 4th from 3PM to 7PM at The Wilkes-Barre City Health Department's Vaccine Trailer at Kirby Park and receive a $25 voucher redeemable that day at the event's food vendors.

The City reminds residents and visitors that alcoholic beverages, glass containers, smoking, and personal fireworks (including sparklers), and pets are prohibited in Kirby Park. Kirby Park will close immediately after the conclusion of the fireworks.

Please contact Special Event Coordinator Patty Hughes for more information.

2021 4th of July