There are dozens of events on July 4th in Aspen Snowmass and they all culminate in an awe-inspiring fireworks display at Snowmass Base Village at 9:00 pm. Below is a guide to help you and your family select the best July 4th events in Aspen Snowmass throughout the entire day.
Morning in Aspen
Start your 4th of July off in Aspen with a delicious breakfast or brunch. Then dive into the all-day celebration beginning at 8:00 am with Boogie’s Buddy Race, bicycle decorating and a kids’ carnival. The Old Fashioned 4th of July Parade is the highlight of the morning as it fills the streets of Aspen with one-of-a-kind 4th of July charm.
11:00 am: Old Fashioned 4th of July Parade (Free)
Afternoon in Aspen
Should you decide to stay in Aspen for the day, there will be plenty for you to do. The Community Picnic begins at 12:00 pm and lasts until 3:00 pm. Afterward, the Aspen Music School will be playing a free concert for all ages.
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Community Picnic ($20 adults, $10 kids)
4:00 pm: Aspen Music School Concert (Free)
Afternoon in Snowmass
There are a few afternoon events available in Snowmass should you decide to spend the day there. Hit up Happy Hour in Snowmass at Venga Venga from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm or at The Artisan from 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm. Alternatively, head up to Elk Camp and play outside in the Lost Forest for a few hours before returning to Snowmass Village for the evening’s celebration.
3:00pm – 6:00pm: Happy Hour
Evening in Snowmass
Head into the evening of the 4th in Snowmass beginning with the Rodeo at Town Park Station at 5:00 pm. Or, you can join in the games, music, and food at Snowmass Base Village beginning at 7:30 pm. Both events lead up to a stunning fireworks display beginning at 9:00 pm.
9:00 pm: Fireworks over Snowmass
For more information about fun things to do around Snowmass this summer, check out our Snowmass Summer Events & Activities page or contact us here. We hope you have a great July 4th in Aspen Snowmass!