Stars and Stripes Spectacular

  • Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at 7:40 PM
    Eastern Promenade

Event is free and open to the public. VIP tickets are available for $100 each from July 4th Portland’s website.

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The Stars and Stripes Spectacular is Maine's largest annual July 4th celebration. July 4th Portland works in partnership with City of Portland in coordinating the event to ensure that the fireworks and festival are conducted safely and for the full enjoyment of the 50,000 – 70,000 spectators expected to attend.

July 4th Portland's "Stars and Stripes Spectacular" free concert and fireworks display will take place on Tuesday, July 4th with a rain date of Wednesday, July 5th at Eastern Promenade Park in Portland, ME.

Come join us for a truly spectacular 4th of July!

Event Schedule -  Tuesday, July 4, 2017

2:00 PM
Vendors open to the public along the Eastern Promenade

7:00 PM
Opening Ceremony

7:40 PM
PSO Patriotic Pops Concert

9:20 PM
Fireworks show begins

Listen to the broadcast of the "Stars & Stripes Spectacular" on WHOM 94.9

Program

Stafford Smith Star Spangled Banner Susie Pepper, soprano
Williams “Raiders March” from Raiders of the Lost Ark
Lopez/Metzger “Let it Go” from Frozen Susie Pepper, soprano
Menken Music from Beauty and the Beast
Beckel Liberty for All  Robert Moody, narrator
INTERMISSION
Bates “Warehouse Medicine” from B-Sides
Arr. Eastburn “Don’t Stop Believin’” Susie Pepper, soprano
Arr. Eastburn “Leather and Lace” Susie Pepper and Robert Moody
Arr. TBD/Moody Tiger Rag!
Arr. Munford Songs we Knew during WW II Susie Pepper, soprano
Lowden Armed Forces Salute
Tchaikovsky Overture to 1812
Sousa Washington Post March
Alford Colonel Bogey March
Sousa Liberty Bell March
Sousa Semper Fidelis
Trad. Maine Stein Song
Arr. Dragon America, The Beautiful
Berlin/Ades God Bless America
Sousa Stars and Stripes Forever