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4th of July Celebration!

Shippensburg Community Parks and Recreation Authority will be hosting the annual 4th of July Celebration at Shippensburg Memorial Park!

The Memorial Park Pool will be open for FREE to the public! The pool will open at 10:00am and close at 7:00pm. Pool games will begin at 2:00pm and will include relay races, lifeguard challenge, pop drop, water balloon toss, water balloon fight, and more! 

Veterans Stadium gates will open at 6:00pm for the public to set up chairs/blankets to watch the firework show. The Shippensburg Town Band will play their Annual Concert from 8:00pm - 8:45pm. Following the concert the Annual Candy Scramble will take place at 9:00pm! Fireworks will start at approximately 9:30pm.

The Concession Stand will also be open to buy snacks, food, and drinks! Music will be playing as well!

This event is made possible by donations from local businesses and organizations! Thank you to the following: VFW Post 6168, Minnequa Social Club, Moose Lodge,  Cramer Insurance, J.E.B Enterpriases, Inc Subway, H&H Chevrolet Caddillac, Shetron's, and Vovlo!

If you are a local business and/or resident and would like to make a donation please contact Tyler Fairchild at



Earlier Event: June 2
SCPRA June Meeting
Later Event: July 7
SCPRA July Meeting