Celebrate Independence Day

Have a great time celebrating Independence Day this year in the North Country. Enjoy a day filled with friends, family, food and a night of amazing fireworks. Kick back and relax and enjoy the area’s many Independence Day activities. 

Colebrook, NH
Wednesday, July 3rd
Fireworks at Dusk (rain date is July 4th).
Thursday, July 4th
7:00 am – 10:00 am American Legion Pancake Breakfast at the Monadnock Congregational Church.
8:00 am – Fishing Derby for Kids 12 & Under at McKinnons’ pond on South Hill Road off of Rt. 145.
11:00 am – Parade: Theme “Chartoon Characters”  line-up at 10:30 am on Colby Street.
12:00 pm – Kiwanis Chicken BBQ on the Colebrook Academy Lawn, live music, kids’ menu & activities, parade prizes awarded at 1:00 pm.

Pittsburg, NH
Saturday, July 6th
10:00 am – 10:00 pm Fun for the whole family at Murphy’s Dam. There will be craft vendors, food, ball games, police dog demonstration, officers from Northwoods Law, ATV scavenger hunt, and more.

10:00 am – ATV Scavenger Hunt
11:00 am- Parade starting from Murphy Dam.
1:00 pm – Kids Fishing Derby, at the Lower Village Pond. (12 and under).
2:00 pm – Family Fun Competitions
2:30 pm – K9 Demonstration
6:00 pm- Chicken Barbecue
6:30 pm – “Rock On” performs
9:30 pm – Fireworks


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