Lake Placid July 4th Celebration

  • Main Street, Main Street, Lake Placid
  • $

Celebrate the Fourth of July in Lake Placid

In Lake Placid, the Fourth of July is celebrated all day long and into the evening! 

Lake Placid Horse Show

Start your day at the Lake Placid Horse Show. Events start at 8am and go throughout the day. For more information, visit

4th of July parade  

Ending the afternoon every year is Lake Placid's Fourth of July gala parade, starting at 5 p.m. With lots of local civic groups, businesses, and individuals, the parade has grown into a great crowd pleaser!

Fireworks over Mirror Lake

Topping off the day is Lake Placid's legendary Fourth of July fireworks extravaganza, Set the Night to Music. The fireworks show, which begins at 9:30 p.m., is choreographed to music. Hear the official soundtrack live on 100.7/102.1 - LAKEfm and 105.5/95.3 FM - Adirondack 105.

Along with these major Independence Day events, there are lots of other events going on around the area. Come find out why Lake Placid's celebration draws thousands of visitors every year!