5th annual Gettysburg Community concert and fireworks event
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 (rain date is Wednesday, July 5, 2017)
6:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Gettysburg College campus
Science Center Lawn (adjacent to Constitution Avenue midway between North Washington Street and West Lincoln Avenue)

2017 Schedule:

6:00 p.m.              Venue opens; food and beverage vendors open
6:30 - 8:00 p.m.    Opening set by The Willys
8:30 - 9:30 p.m.    Gala Pops Orchestra Concert
9:30 - 9:55  p.m.   Fireworks (sponsored by Destination Gettysburg)

The Gala Pops Orchestra is under the direction of Professor John William (Buzz) Jones and Professor Emeritus Norman Nunamaker
Meet the Conductors

The host for the evening is Majestic Theater Founding Executive Director Jeffrey Gabel.
Meet the Master of Ceremonies

Complete details will be posted in spring, 2017.

For information on how to become a 2017 sponsor or for general information about this event, please contact Katie Barako in the President's Office at Gettysburg College (, 717-337-6012.)


Gold Level ($10,000+)

Gettysburg College logo
Destination Gettysburg logo

Red Level ($3,000 - $9,999)

Majestic logo

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

Gettysburg Foundation Logo
Wellspan logo

Blue Level
($750 - $1,499)    
Gettysburg Area Retail Merchants Association (GARMA)
Graphcom, Inc. 
McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC
Music, Gettysburg!

Friends (<$750)

Photos from the 2016 event may be viewed on the Gettysburg College Flickr site and on the Hanover Evening Sun site.