Poultney Gears up for Independence Day Celebrations!

The highlight of the celebration is the town parade, kicking off on Thursday, July 4th, 2024, at 10 am in East Poultney, VT. Before the parade, fuel up with a delicious pancake breakfast at the Methodist Church on Main Street, starting at 8 am. This year’s parade theme, “Heroes Among Us,” invites participants to showcase their creativity, with cash prizes awarded in five categories. Following the parade, head to the Bhakta campus for an afternoon packed with fun activities, including magic shows, food trucks, hot dogs and lemonade, a kids’ bounce house, and more. Following the parade, head to the Bhakta Campus for an afternoon sponsored by Bhakta Spirits and packed with fun activities, including magic shows, food trucks, free hot dogs and lemonade, a kids’ bounce house, and more.

The following day from 3pm till 10 pm at Poultney Elementary School) field¬†day events begin. Enjoy captivating magic and marionette puppet shows, indulge in tasty treats from food trucks, and engage in various activities for kids. Don’t miss the chance to win big with our 50/50 raffle, and make sure your kids participate in the free raffle giveaway of fishing rods and tackle boxes, generously provided by former members of the Poultney Fish & Game Club. The festivities culminate in an all ages dance party at 7 pm, followed by a breathtaking fireworks display at 9 pm.

For the latest update and a complete schedule of activities, visit poultneyrecreation.com.