Skies across the Hudson Valley will light up this week, as our nation celebrates it's independence on the Fourth of July.
Harrison's local display will feature a musical performance by local band Reunion at 7:45 p.m., following by fireworks at 9:30 p.m. The event will take place near the intersection of Halstead and Harrison Ave. downtown.
But if you are out of the area, or looking for something different this year, here is a list of other fireworks and July 4 activities taking place throughout the region:
When and Where: Fireworks at Rye Playland on July 4.
Why go: End the evening with a beautiful firework display. Luckily you don’t have to wait for next year to see fireworks: Rye Playland has a firework display every Wednesday and Friday at 9:15 p.m. through August 31.
Details: Fireworks begin at 9:30 p.m.
Price: Parking is $5 weekdays, $7 weekends, and $10 on July 4.
When and Where: White Plains Farmers Market on July 4 between Court Street and Martine Avenue in White Plains.
Why go: want to avoid the grocery store on the Fourth of July? Make sure to head over to the White Plains Farmers Market to get fresh food and produce for your celebrations. Vendors include Arch River Farms, Rolling Hills Farms, Westchester Greenhouse, S&SO Produce, Iron Tomato, and Meredith Bread.
When and Where: Village of Port Chester’s Independence Day Celebration on July 4 at Port Chester High School.
Why go: Catch more than one fireworks display this year.
When and Where: Fireworks and Music at Kensico Dam in Valhalla on July 3.
Why go: Spend an evening with your family and friends at the Kensico Dam listening to patriotic music followed by a fireworks display.
Details: Pre-concert entertainment begins at 6pm and The Bensen-Scott Big Band will perform at 8 p.m. Fireworks begins at 9:15 p.m. It is recommended to bring lawn chairs and blankets.
Price: admission and parking are free.