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July 4th


On Monday, July 4, 2022, the City of Harrisburg will host the July 4th Food Truck Festival & Fireworks at Riverfront Park from 1-9pm. The event will feature 40+ food trucks, 2 live music stages with performances by local musicians and the US Air National Guard Band of the Northeast, a wine/beer garden, free kids activities and one of the largest fireworks displays in Central PA. The fireworks display will start at approximately 9:15 p.m., following the Harrisburg Senators end of game fireworks

PARKING: FREE street parking for the holiday, $5 parking on City Island, $10 parking from 12 p.m.-midnight at the Market Square Garage courtesy of Park Harrisburg

TRANSIT: Free bike parking at Walnut & Front Street courtesy of Recycle Bicycle. The train station is a short 3 block walk away.

SPONSORS: Visit Hershey & HarrisburgExplore HBG, PHFA, Sysco CPA, Capital Blue Cross, Green Mountain Energy, Leaf Filter, Renewal By Andersen, Sundance Vacations, Harrisburg Downtown Improvement District and Park Harrisburg.


The PHFA July 4th fireworks display is one of the largest in Central PA! Enjoy watching the display illuminate the Susquehanna River waterfront. The show will begin at approximately 9:15 p.m. and can be viewed from miles of space along Riverfront Park, City Island and other locations in the City of Harrisburg.

Fireworks Sponsor - PHFA



    Several live bands will perform throughout the day at the Capital Blue Cross Stage.

    1pm           Berkley Duo

    2pm           Blessing and Fowler

    3pm           Madison Ryan

    4:30pm      Big Sky Quartet

    6pm            Finks Constant

    7:30pm       Big Fat Meanies

    Stage Sponsor - Capital Blue Cross


    The Air National Guard Band of the Northeast will perform from 2:45-9:15pm.

    2:45-3:30pm      In Flight (woodwind quintet)

    4-4:45pm           Brass in Blue (brass quintet)

    5:15-6pm           Flightline (brass band)

    6:30-7:15pm      High Altitude (country & rock band)

    7:45-9:15pm      Concert Band (35 piece wind ensemble)


    Sip on wine, wine slushies & local craft beer from local vineyards & breweries while enjoying fantastic views of the Susquehanna River from Riverfront Park.


      Enjoy the following FREE family fun activities during the festival!

      • Balloon animals
      • Face painting
      • Yard Games
      • Henna

      You can also head to nearby City Island to take a ride on the railroad, play a round of mini golf, sail aboard the Pride of the Susquehanna Riverboat and more. The Harrisburg Senators baseball team also plays at 6:30 p.m. so be sure to catch the game during your visit!


      The City of Harrisburg relies on community partners to produce the July 4th Food Truck Festival & Fireworks. This event will offer exposure to a diverse crowd of local residents and regional visitors alike. Please review the sponsorship packet below and contact Cortney Ranck-Cameron at [email protected] or 717-255-3033 with any questions.

      Fireworks Sponsor - PHFA


      The 2022 food vendor application deadline has passed. You may complete an application for consideration if a space becomes available.

      Submit your application by Friday, May 13. Acceptance notices will be sent starting on May 20 so we recommend applying prior to this for best consideration on acceptance. Space is limited to 6 total breweries and wineries.