Relax and enjoy a patriotic evening that includes dazzling fireworks and musical performances.
Picnic on the lawn as you enjoy food from the Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant. Concessions will be available for purchase on the 12-acre field. Outside food is not permitted on the estate.
The Washingtons' Tomb
Walk down to visit the Washingtons' Tomb; this event is one of the few times this area is open in the evening.
The Fifes & Drums of Yorktown
6:30 p.m., 7 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Revel in the sounds of the 18th century and the music of Washington’s troops on the Bowling Green with performances by the talented Fifes & Drums of Yorktown.
National Concert Band
Picnic on the riverside of the Mansion and enjoy a concert by the National Concert Band before the fireworks.
Ice Cream-Making Demonstrations
Watch Mount Vernon's staff perform 18th-century ice cream-making demonstrations on the Bowling Green.