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Fireworks shows scheduled Friday, June 29, through Saturday, July 7

June 29, 2012
  • Annual Fourth of July event at Fairgrounds Park in Hagerstown, with crafts for children, music by NoWhere Men with special guests Micheal Pokey Walls and Mike Sheer and Demetri Callas with the Teddy Boys. Event opens at 6 p.m.
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Friday, June 29
Smithsburg Carnival

Music, amusement and food. Carnival, 6 to 11 p.m. Fireworks on Friday, June 29 at 9:30 p.m. Smithsburg Community Volunteer Fire Co. grounds, 22 N. Main St., Smithsburg. Call 301-824-2889.

Saturday, June 30
Speedway fireworks

47th annual Johnny Roberts Memorial 50 Lap. Fireworks display. 7 p.m. race. Evolution Rock School to performs at 5:30 p.m. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, west of Hagerstown. General admission $20. Call 301-582-0640.

Tuesday, July 3
Community celebration
Independence Day celebration with music by the Rohrersville Band, activities and food. Starts at 5 p.m. Fireworks at dusk. Shafer Park, 37 Park Drive, Boonsboro. Call 301-432-5141.

Independence Day Jam
Patriotic celebration with bands, games and food. 5 p.m. Fireworks at 9:30 p.m. Field in front of the Plumb Grove Mansion and Museum, off Broadfording Road, Clear Spring. Call 301-842-2252.

Wednesday, July 4
Concert and fireworks
Concert, food and entertainment by Williamsport Community Band. Entertainment begins at 3:30 p.m. Fireworks at dusk. Byron Memorial Park, off U.S. 11, Williamsport. Call 301-223-7711.

Summer Jubilee
Craft show at 8 a.m., Firecracker 5K run at 8:30 a.m., parade at 10:30 a.m. Features entertainment, food and activities all day. Fireworks display at dusk. Downtown Waynesboro, Pa. Call 717-762-7123.

July 4th in the Park
Entertainment, special food vendors, kids activities. Concessions, pool and miniature golf opens at 1 p.m. Event 1 to 6 p.m. War Memorial Park, 500 North Tennessee Ave., Martinsburg, W.Va. Call 304-264-4842.

Fireworks at Fairgrounds Park
Annual Fourth of July event. Crafts for children 6 to 9:30 p.m. NoWhere Men with special guests Micheal “Pokey” Walls and Mike Sheer and Demetri Callas with the Teddy Boys perform 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Fireworks display at 9:30 p.m. Event opens at 6 p.m. Fairgrounds Park, 351 N. Cleveland Ave., Hagerstown. No alcohol, personal fireworks or pets. Call 301-739-8577, ext. 116.

July 4 Celebration
Picnic, music, formal retreat ceremony for the national flag and fireworks. 2 to 10 p.m. Carroll Commons Park, 5685 Fairfield Road, Fairfield, Pa. Free. Call 717-642-8269 or email

Shepherdstown’s July 4
Activities include a ceremony to dedicate a new historical marker at noon, a concert by the 249th Army National Gaurd Band at 1 p.m.; and a parade at 3 p.m. A picnic will follow the parade. A rock band of members of the 249th Army Band will perform from 4 to 5:30 p.m. and Infusion will play jazz and rock from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Downtown  Shepherdstown, W.Va. Go to

Frederick’s 4th
An Independence Day celebration with music, activities and amusements, food and fireworks. Begins at noon and ends with fireworks at dusk. Baker Park, 121 N. Bentz St., downtown Frederick, Md. Call 301-600-2489 or go to

Saturday, July 7
Salute to Independence
The Maryland Symphony Orchestra will perform American songs and patriotic anthems including the “Armed Forces Salute,” “1812 Overture” and “Stars and Stripes Forever.” Fireworks will end the event. 7:30 p.m. Antietam National Battlefield, Sharpsburg Pike, Sharpsburg. Free. Go to

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