Historic Mount Vernon, the home of George Washington, salutes our first commander-in-chief with a dazzling display of made-for-daytime fireworks during its annual Independence Day event! Visitors will be treated to spectacular smoke fireworks in patriotic colors fired over the Potomac River. The event also includes military reenactments, a special wreathlaying ceremony, and a visit from the “first” first couple, “General and Mrs. Washington.” An American Celebration at Mount Vernon is included in regular Estate admission: adults, $15; children ages 6-11, $7; and children under 5 are admitted free. All events are included in regular Estate admission.
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