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Delaware County’s Premier Fireworks Show!
Upper Darby Township proudly presents the 2016 Independence Day holiday showcase for all to enjoy, Sunday, July 3.
Rain date Tuesday July 5
Gates open at 7 pm
Cost $4 person , Children under 5 free

June 14, 2016, Drexel Hill, PA • Upper Darby Township proudly invites young and old to celebrate the Independence Day holiday with a celebration that includes much more than fireworks!

Known for presenting spectacular fireworks displays during the Independence Day holiday weekend for several years, Upper Darby Township presents its 2016 fireworks show on Sunday, July 3 at the stadium behind the Upper Darby High School, 601 N. Lansdowne Avenue, Drexel Hill, PA.

Gates open at 7 pm. Admission is $4 per person. Children under 5 are free. Tickets are sold at the gate only. Parking at the Upper Darby High School parking lots is free.

Before the fireworks begin, Upper Darby Township invites the public to come and enjoy a fun and patriotic line-up of talented performances.

The schedule of events and performances:

  • 7:00 pm – Gates open
  • 7:30 pm – The British Invasion Years – An exciting band that has toured throughout the east coast and celebrates 1960s rock and pop hits from both sides of the Atlantic!
  • 8:30 pm – The Upper Darby Sousa Band – For over twenty-five years the UD Sousa Band has performed the great American patriotic marches by John Philip Sousa.
  • 9:00 pm – The Upper Darby Shooting Stars – The Upper Darby Shooting Stars song and dance performance troupe features some of the region’s most talented teens and young adults.
  • 9:20 pm – Fireworks display. An exciting assortment of ground displays and aerial fireworks set to uplifting songs and soundtracks.

The Upper Darby Performing Arts Center is jointly sponsored by Upper Darby Township Mayor and Council and the Upper Darby School District Board of School Directors through the Department of Recreation and Leisure Services.