On Wednesday, July 4, 2018, the City of Harrisburg will host the Taste of Independence Food Truck Festival & Fireworks show along Riverfront Park from 3 pm – 9 pm. This one-day event features live music, delicious food, activities for children and the largest fireworks show in Central PA! Fireworks will begin at approximately 9:15pm.
Children’s Festival activities are free and include glitter tattoos, caricatures and balloons. Superheroes and princesses including Moana, Captain America, Superman and Wonder Woman will meet and pose for pictures (characters subject to change without notice). Lawn games will be available for play. Children can also make a superhero mask for $5.
Nearly 40 food trucks will be available with items such as artisanal pizza, bbq, crab cake sandwich, jumbo lobster roll, stuffed pretzels, wraps, burrito’s and gourmet reuben's. Festival favorites such as kettle corn, cotton candy, fried oreos and funnel cakes will also be available along with Farm Show milkshakes!
Following the fireworks, join the Midtown Cinema for an outdoor movie featuring Moana – and meet Moana herself! The outdoor movie will begin at approximately 9:30pm at the Market Street stage.
Street parking is FREE. $10 special event parking in the Market Square garage. $5 parking on City Island