June 13, 2023 – Mesmerizing fireworks light up the night sky during the annual Music Fest & Fireworks at the Kensico Dam Plaza in Valhalla on Monday, July 3, 2023.

Westchester County Executive George Latimer said, “We welcome Westchester residents to come celebrate our nation’s independence a day early. Let us show respect for our neighbors as individuals and admiration for the diversity of backgrounds, traditions, practices and beliefs that make Westchester County a community while we collectively enjoy live music and one of the area’s most stunning fireworks displays at Kensico Dam Plaza.”

Westchester County Parks Commissioner Kathleen O’Connor said, “Round up your friends and family, fill up your picnic basket and settle back on the great lawn of our very own “Central Park” for an exceptional night of live entertainment and a spectacular fireworks show.”

Pre-concert entertainment begins at 5 p.m. with a guest DJ followed by the FDR Drive Band at 7 p.m. Spectacular fireworks, with the historic Kensico Dam as the backdrop, will follow at about 9:15 p.m.

Admission and parking are free. Carpooling is suggested. Concert-goers should bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating as well as a picnic supper.

The annual Music Fest & Fireworks are presented by Westchester County Parks and sponsored by Westchester Parks Foundation with support from Captain Lawrence Brewing Company.

Kensico Dam Plaza is located at the north end of the Bronx River Parkway, in Valhalla. (Directions)

More information or call (914) 864-PARK.