Welcome to the Hereford Independence Day Parade and Fireworks website!

A full day of fun and excitement for everyone! The parade through downtown Hereford starts at 6:00 pm. Followed by a festival featuring vendors, crafts, bands, performers, and food at the Hereford High School. To close the night at Dusk, we have the best Fireworks around!


The 2019 Parade and Fireworks will be held on Sunday, June 30, 2019.

6:00 pm Parade
7:30 pm Festival @ Hereford High School (food, vendors, & live music )
Dusk Fireworks @ Hereford High School

For schedule questions, please contact us.


Parade Road Closures

The 2019 Independence Parade will be held on Sunday, June 30, 2019, at 6 pm. The parade route will be the same as it has been in previous years: from the State Highway Facility on Mt. Carmel Road to Hereford High School. Those sections of Mt. Carmel Road and York Road will be closed from 5:30 pm until the parade is over, which could be as late as 7:00 pm. A fireworks show will occur at dusk. Please contact us with any questions. Thank you for your continued support.



There are no admission fees to watch the parade, attend the festival, or watch the fireworks.



Parking information.


Join the Parade

Click here to register to be in the parade. Clubs, groups, organizations, businesses, schools, bands, political candidates, cars, fire equipment, police, motorcycles, farm equipment, performers, animals, and more are invited to build a float, ride, dance, or march in the parade. It is FREE to have a float in the parade. Great advertising to thousands of people for your school, business, or organization. 


Sponsors ~ Donations ~ Volunteers

Please note: It costs a lot to organize this event each year. We appreciate all the volunteers that help us keep the cost down. One of our biggest expenses is to cover the fireworks and technicians. If you enjoy watching the parade and/or fireworks, any contribution would be greatly appreciated. Click here to make a donation online.



Vendor spots are available at the Hereford Independence Festival location.



The fireworks start at dusk. Come early and choose your favorite spot. Setup your chairs or blankets, and other fun stuff, as you prepare to watch the spectacular fireworks display.