Sunbury Semiquincentennial

History & Heritage

July 4, 2022 to July 9, 2022

The City of Sunbury


Sunbury Semiquincentennial: Celebrating 250 years of Heart and Heritage 1772 - 2022

Multiple events will happen throughout the week including:

  • 4th of July Parade, Monday July 4, 2022 10am

  • Semiquincentennial Ceremony, 7/4/22 4pm

  • Heart and Heritage Festival, 7/5/22 - 7/7/22

  • Sunbury Celebration, 7/8/22 - 7/9/22

  • Train Excursions, 7/9/22

  • Fireworks Display, 7/9/22

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Sunbury Semiquincentennial

Celebrating 250 Years of Heart and Heritage 1772 - 2022

Celebrate the history of Sunbury, the heart of the Susquehanna River, and the heritage of the people who have called it their home!  We are planning a variety of exciting events and activities -- something for everyone to enjoy.  Check back with us frequently for updates.


Heart and Heritage Parade

Kick off a full week of fun with a grand 4th of July parade! The Heart and Heritage 4th of July Parade features an incredible lineup of marching bands, performers, and floats!  Find a place along the parade route and prepare to be awestruck! July 4, 10 AM

Parade Registration Open Now! Learn More

Proclamation Ceremony
July 4, 3 pm 

Hear about our history, honor our hometown heroes!
Gather at the gazebo in Cameron Park to hear about our history and honor our hometown heroes. See static displays of military, police, fire, and EMS vehicles.  After the ceremony, enjoy live musical entertainment!

Heart and Heritage Festival

July 5, 4 pm to 10 pm
July 6, 10 am to 10 pm
July 7, 10 am to 2 pm

Music, arts, crafts and more - fun for the whole family!
Multiple festival locations and stages provide a huge variety of music, entertainment, living history, arts, crafts, food, wine, beer, and activities. Something for everyone!
4 Stages  for Music and Entertainment!
60-ft Ferris Wheel - Get a bird's-eye view of Sunbury and the Susquehanna River!
Living History Artisans and Demonstrators!
Variety of Vendors!

Festival Vendor Applications Available Now! Artists, artisans, direct sales/retail, food, wine, beer and more. Learn More

Passenger Train Excursions
July 9, at 10am, 12:30pm, 3pm & 5:30pm

Enjoy a train ride from Sunbury to Snydertown and return.

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Phone: (570) 286-7820
Email: [email protected]

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Upcoming History & Heritage Events

Dale-Engle-Walker House Tours

June 19, 2022 to October 9, 2022

The Dale-Engle-Walker House will be open on Sunday, June 19th. The limestone house dates to 1793, the original structure reflecting the typical architectural style of the period. Come join in the fun and learn about this beautiful historic land mark!

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Muncy Historical Society Quilt and Textile Show

July 8, 2022 to July 9, 2022

Spend a Weekend in Historic Muncy Always more than a Quilt Show- in 2022, featuring a national challenge, antique, vintage, traditional and contemporary quilts and woven coverlets, accessorized from pieces from the Muncy Historical Society collections.

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A.C. Gilbert Heritage Society 2022 National Convention

July 16, 2022

Come view Erector sets, American Flyer trains, Mysto Magic sets, Puzzles, Chemistry sets, Microscopes, Appliances, Paper, and more!

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