2016 Ohiopyle July Fourth and Fireworks Information

2016 Ohiopyle July Fourth and Fireworks Information

Ohiopyle July Fourth Events and Fireworks


The borough of Ohiopyle doesn’t hold its own fireworks display but there are plenty of nearby fireworks shows you can go see after your day of adventure in Ohiopyle.  We’ve gathered this list of the best and closest locations to see 2016 fireworks near Ohiopyle for your July 4 holiday fun.

We’re lucky in Ohiopyle to be surrounded by so much beauty all year long, but July 4th is a special time. We even light up Ohiopyle Falls on Monday, July 4, at dusk under beautiful lights. They are definitely worth viewing up close and personal this holiday! Below is a rundown of where to go to watch fireworks around Ohiopyle.


Where to Go to Watch Fireworks on July 4th Near Ohiopyle


nemacolinFireworks 10 Minutes from Ohiopyle

Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, just 10 minutes from Ohiopyle, is marking the Fourth of July with a big celebration and a weekend of great family fun, including a Fire Cracker Fun Run on Friday, July 1. Their annual fireworks display begins at 9:30 pm on Sunday, July 3. Best spots to watch? Try the Sundial Lodge or the Links Pro Shop Parking Lot.


seven springFireworks 45 minutes from Ohiopyle

Join the Independence Day festivities at Seven Spring Mountain Resort in Seven Springs, PA. About 45 minutes from Ohiopyle, they offer lots of fun activities for the whole family, including a canopy tour. The Zambelli Fireworks show is on Sunday, July 3.




fire on mountainFireworks ~60 Minutes from Ohiopyle

Less than an hour from Ohiopyle, you can check out the annual Fire on the Mountain Fireworks in McHenry, MD. On Monday, July 4, fireworks light up the sky above Marsh Mountain at Wisp Resort overlooking Deep Creek Lake. Fireworks begin around 9:30 pm and there are several locations from which to watch. Choose one here.



wilderness voyageurs raftingFourth of July Rafting & Other Adventures in Ohiopyle

Celebrate the fourth holiday right here in Ohiopyle with a rollicking family rafting trip down the Lower Yough or easy paddle on the Middle Yough or the intense and spectacular technical Upper Yough rafting run. Close by on Sunday, July 3 you can  do double raft runs on the exciting, fast-paced Savage River on its second of only three releases this season, too.

Other July Fourth Holiday Adventures To Do In Ohiopyle

Biking the GAP trail through Ohiopyle is something all ages can enjoy, bring your own bike or rent some from our bike shop for maximum convenience.

Go fishing in the Youghiogheny River all weekend. Stop by the full service fly shop for current info on fishing conditions and which flies to use.

Try SUP paddling, mountain biking, camp at Ohiopyle State Park, tour Frank Lloyd Wright’s Falling Waters architectural treasure, swimming in a swimming hole and natural water slide, and enjoy icecream cones by the river.

Live music is playing all weekend at Falls City Pub, near the river at Wilderness Voyageurs. Stop by for great food, over 50 microbrews and great music with your friends and family.