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6th annual Gettysburg Community concert and fireworks event
Wednesday, July 4, 2018 (rain date is Thursday, July 5, 2018)
6:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Gettysburg College campus
Science Center Lawn and Memorial Field
(along Constitution Avenue between North Washington Street and West Lincoln Avenue)

2018 Schedule

6:00 pm - Venue opens - food and beverages are available for sale

6:30 – 8:00 pm - The Willys - this popular local band presents an opening performance

8:30 – 9:30 pm - The Gala Pops Orchestra - a 50+ piece professional orchestra plays a concert of patriotic tunes and American standards

9:30 – 10:00 pm - Fireworks display - presented by Destination Gettysburg


The Gala Pops Orchestra is under the direction of Professor Russell McCutcheon and Professor Emeritus Norman Nunamaker.

The host for the evening is Majestic Theater Founding Executive Director Jeffrey Gabel.

Questions? Please contact Katie Barako in the President's Office at Gettysburg College (, 717-337-6012.)

Gettysburg College is pleased to host this popular community event which the College presents along with its generous sponsors. To inquire about sponsorship opportunities for 2018, please contact Katie Barako, Special Projects Coordinator at Gettysburg College (, 717-337-6012.)


Gold Level ($10,000+)

Gettysburg College logo
Destination Gettysburg Logo Color

Red Level ($2,500 - $9,999)

Majestic logo

White Level
($1,500 - $2,999)

Gettysburg Foundation Logo
Wellspan logo

Blue Level
($750 - $1,499)    


2018 Site Map

Site Map - 2018.v2

Photos and Video from the 2017 event