An American Celebration

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    Mount Vernon 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 an inspirational naturalization ceremony for new citizens, military reenactments, a special wreathlaying ceremony, free birthday cake for all (while supplies last), and a visit from the “first” first couple, “General and Mrs. Washington.” An American Celebration at Mount Vernon is included in admission.

  • Jul 4, 2017
  • Phone:
  • 703-780-2000
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  • Times:
  • From: 08:00 PM to 05:00 PM
  • Price:
  • Event included with purchase of a General Admission Ticket
  • Details

    Mount Vernon 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 an inspirational naturalization ceremony for new citizens, military reenactments, a special wreathlaying ceremony, free birthday cake for all (while supplies last), and a visit from the “first” first couple, “General and Mrs. Washington.” An American Celebration at Mount Vernon is included in admission.

An American Celebration
  • July 4, 2017 to July 4, 2017
  • George Washington's Mount Vernon
  • Event included with purchase of a General Admission Ticket