July 4th Celebration Presented by Novo Nordisk

Join the Recreation, Arts, and Parks Department for the following Fourth of July events happening in Lebanon on Tuesday, July 4, 2023! Sponsored by Novo Nordisk.

Red, White & Blue 6.2 & 5k

Celebrate the 4th in your patriotic colors! Start your day with a 5K or 10K along the perfectly picturesque Rail Trail and Mill Road. Fun for all! The 5K and 10K start at 9:00 am.
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Frederick Douglass "What to the Slave is the 4th of July?" speech

At the bandstand at 11 am in Colburn Park

Who's Hungry?

Come on out starting at 5pm to Colburn Park and have dinner, desserts, and more as you enjoy the beauty of 4th of July!  Vendors: Black Magic Mexican, Taste of Punjab LLC, The Karribean, Kona Ice, Lanoue Maple, Kernal Dabs Kettle Corn, and Omnipotent Horticulture.

Who's Hot?

Test your throwing skills at the always popular dunking booth, open from 6:00 - 8:00 pm. Want to get dunked? Must have parental permission and be tall enough to stand in the tank with your head above water. 

Who's Lookin' Good?

The Novo Nordisk photo booth, by VT/NH Photo Booths is the perfect way to remember your 4th of July party. Pictures are sent directly to you, free of charge. 7:00 - 9:00 pm.

The Flames Concert

Enjoy a concert performance starting at 7:00 pm till 9:00 pm in Colburn Park. Get in the mood for fireworks by jamming out prior to the display.


Head on over to Storrs Hill Ski Lodge for some of the best seats to watch the fireworks display. Church St will also be closed to vehicles for on-street viewing. Fireworks will begin as soon as it is dark enough but the estimated time is 9:20 pm from Storrs Hill Ski Area.


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