Lake Placid July 4th Celebration

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Celebrate the Fourth of July in Lake Placid

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

4th of July parade  

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

Live entertainment in Mid’s Park 

This year, the Lake Placid Sinfonietta park concert series will be performing a program full of patriotic pieces! Starting at 7 p.m. at the Mid's Park bandshell, you'll hear songs like the Star Spangled Banner, America the Beautiful, the Cole Porter Salte, and many more. Grab your seat early and stick around after the show for the July 4th fireworks.

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 The Mix, 93.3/102.1 and Adirondack 105, 105.5/95.3 FM.

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!

Thanks to this year's fireworks sponsors!

  • Casella Waste Management
  • Price Chopper
  • Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort
  • Lake Placid Horse Show
  • Curtis Lumber
  • Hampton Inn
  • Coakley Home & Hardware
  • Stewarts Shops
  • His Peaks Resort
  • Whiteface Lodge
  • Olympic Regional Development Authority
  • Long Run Wealth Advisors
  • Best Western Adirondack Inn
  • Placid Boat Rentals
  • I Love BBQ & Music Festival
  • McDonalds
  • Mis Amigos
  • Fitness Revolution
  • Elderwood of Uhlein
  • Hoffman, Ells Group, CPA
  • Young Lyon
  • Lake Placid Family Dental
  • Gordon W. Pratt Agency/IB Hunt
  • Hurley Brothers
  • Hoffman Auto