Celebrate Independence Day all week long in #MakeItMontco style. From the magnificent crack of July 4th fireworks to the quiet crackle of a campfire, at a block party or a park picnic, rocking out at a concert or taking in a live theater performance, there's something for everyone this week in Montgomery County.

FEATURED EVENTS

Fireworks

FOURTH OF JULY 2018

July 4
Montgomery County

Given the history that unfolded here, it's no wonder Independence Day celebrations across the county are festive, family-friendly and fantastic.

Check out our complete guide to the Fourth of July fun in Montco, including: Conshohocken, Norristown, Valley Forge Park, Pottstown, Glenside, Skippack Village, Narberth, Limerick, King of Prussia, Lafayette Hill, Springfield Township, Lower Providence Township and Ambler.

Colebrookdale Railroad

CAMPFIRE EXPRESS

July 7
Colebrookdale Railroad

The Colebrookdale Railroad takes you on a round trip to family fun on the Campfire Express. Board the historic train in Boyertown and ride the rails to an old-fashioned campfire, complete with camp songs and toasted marshmallows.

All aboard for trains departing at 1:30 and 3:30 p.m.

Morris Arboretum Circus Train

CIRCUS WEEK AT THE GARDEN RAILWAY

June 30 - July 8
Morris Arboretum

Come and see the circus trains chugging around the quarter mile track with their cargo of elephants, tigers & pandas. Children of all ages will delight in this year's theme, "Time in the Garden," that features structures that incorporate the concept of time. Not to mention, this year marks the 20th anniversary of the much-loved Morris Arboretum Garden Railway!

Ciruqe du Soleil: Buy Tickets #MakeItMontco Hotel Package

ADVENTURE MONTCO

ADRENALINE FUELED EVENTS

norristown farm park sign

THE FISH OF THE FARM PARK

July 7
Norristown Farm Park

Ranger Carlin will give a presentation on the game fish that Montgomery County has to offer. Take a close look at individual species, fishing methods, and the proper way to catch and release. Learn about the many destinations within the county to land the next "big one."

CRAVE MONTCO

DINING EVENTS
The Speaker's House - Trappe Historical Society

DINNER ON MAIN

July 8
Historic Trappe

Historic Trappe presents an unforgettable dining experience. On July 8, enjoy a seasonal farm-to-table dinner on Trappe's Main Street in front of the Speaker's House. The $50 per person price includes appetizers, dinner, dessert and drinks (including wine and beer), and all proceeds benefit Historic Trappe's special projects fund.

ARTS MONTCO

LIVE MUSIC, COMEDY AND PERFORMANCES

Abington Art Center World Music

WORLD MUSIC CONCERT SERIES

July 5, 12, 19 & 26
Abington Art Center

For the second year in a row, Abington Art Center is hosting its World Music Concert Series, a weekly outdoor music event that brings entertainers from countries around the globe, including Haiti, Sudan, Mali, and Nigeria.

ARTS MONTCO

CONCERTS THIS WEEK

ARTS MONTCO

LIVE THEATER
 

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SKELETON CREW

Tuesday - Sunday
People's Light

People's Light New Play Frontier writer Dominique Morisseau penned Skeleton Crew, a powerful story of love and loyalty. The story follows Faye, a woman just months away from retiring with a full pension as she must make a choice between self preservation and allegiance to her coworkers.

Performances this week are Tuesday at 7:30 p.m., Thursday and Friday at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at 2 and 8 p.m., and Sunday at 2 and 7 p.m.

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