598 Spring Street, PO Box 395, Mars, PA 16046

Independence Day Celebration

presented by Mars Borough


July 4, 2022

A special thank you to Mars Bank for their generous donation each year,

enabling Mars Borough to bring a fantastic fireworks show to our community!

Tune in to 88.1 FM during the fireworks!

Downtown Festivities: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Enjoy food from Grand Avenue Grill, Mars Farmhouse Cafe, and Aviva Brick Oven!

Cool off with Kona Ice or Graeter’s Ice Cream!

Check out the Mike the Balloon Guy’s balloon artist and airbrush tattoo artist near the spaceship!

Children’s activities will be provided near the spaceship by The Narrative Church and the Christian Community Church of Richland!

Get your hair spray dyed by Social Club Barber Shop!

Stop in for a free flag at Pfeifer’s Hardware (limited to 50)!

Parade Line Up: 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Parade Begins at 3:00 PM

Order of Parade: (1) Pets and Bikes, (2) First Responders, (3) Main Parade.

Grand Avenue Grill (open until 3:00 PM)

Mars Farmhouse Cafe

Kona Ice Truck

Aviva Brick Oven Food Truck

Graeter’s Ice Cream Truck

BeBe Kakes (open before & after the fireworks, 7:00 PM – 10:15 PM)

Planet Mart (12:00 PM & 4:00 PM to grab a July 4th combo)

Fireworks will begin at Dusk (approximately 9:00 PM +/-)

Tune in to 88.1 FM to listen to accompanying music!

Mars Borough would like to thank all of our generous sponsors for their donations towards the fireworks! Their generosity ensures Mars can provide this time-honored tradition for our residents and neighbors. 

2022 Sponsors

Mars Bank

Mars Animal Depot


Trombold Equipment

Chuck Kennedy’s Auto Sales

Classic Automotive, Inc.

David A. Smolensky, D.C.

Rich & Judy Ellis

FBC Chemical Corporation

Industrial Brake

Innovative Fitness

J. Baur Machining, Inc.

J.W. Steel Fabricating

Mars Lanes

McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc.

Nacey Corporation

Office Things

Paul Friedline’s Auto Service

Pfieifer Hardware

Purvis Brothers, Inc.

Spectrum Insurance Services

Stick City Brewing Company

Terry & Sandy Dillner

Vogel Disposal Services, Inc.

W. M. Aiken & Son

Enjoy Photos from Previous July 4th Celebrations