4th of July at Fort Worden
When is the 4th of July at Fort Worden?
4th of July at Fort Worden is a yearly tradition in Port Townsend. Concerts by local fiddlers and the 133rd Army Band of the Washington National Guard at McCurdy Pavilion on the 3rd and 4th of July. Fireworks start up at 10 pm.
Where are the 4th of July at Fort Worden celebrations?
Though the parade marches through the town of Port Townsend, much of the festivities take place at Fort Worden State Park, near Port Townsend. To get to the Fort Worden State Park take the Olympic Highway 101 to State Route 20-Port Townsend. From here, follow the signs into Fort Worden.
How much does 4th of July at Fort Worden cost?
Entrance to 4th of July at Fort Worden is free.
What else should I know about 4th of July at Fort Worden?
A few things that you might want to pack to ensure enjoyment at Fort Worden this 4th of July, include:
- A blanket to sit on
- A waterproof, warm jacket. Summer is usually a warm, dry time on the east side of the peninsula, but weather does tend to change rapidly.
- Good walking shoes. There is ample parking, but with crowds you may need to walk a bit.
- Find more information about the Fort Worden Celebration.
4th of July in Port Angeles Harbor
Find yourself a little further west? 4th of July celebrations in Port Angeles Harbor are a great way to celebrate Independence Day without going too far from the ferry.
When are the Independence Day celebrations at Port Angeles Harbor?
4th of July at Port Angeles Harbor is a yearly tradition in Port Angeles. Events take place from the 6pm parade and the coast guard fly over until the 10pm fireworks.
Where are the 4th of July celebrations in Port Angeles?
All events take place in downtown Port Angeles and on the boardwalk of Port Angeles Harbor.
What else should I know about 4th of July in Port Angeles?
Trying to pick out a hotel for your Independence Day stay? The Red Lion has the best view of the fireworks over the harbor. To ensure the best view, try to book at least two months in advance.