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Freedom Bash & Fireworks from the Summit

Date / Time
Jul 06 / 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Mammoth Mountain
Summer Fun, Summer Adventure, Summer Events


There are several free or paid fireworks viewing options available at the base of the mountain – see details below.

Avoid the will call line and pick up your tickets at the Mountain Center in The Village, Main Lodge or the Adventure Center any day before the event.

Highest Fireworks Show in the Country

Hop on the Panorama Gondola for a scenic ride up to Mammoth's summit where a patriotic party awaits. Groove with Woolly, indulge in some all-American BBQ and enjoy a colorful, booming display of fireworks launched from 11,053'. Free viewing is available at the base of the mountain from the Adventure Center, or reserve your spot at the VIP party on the Main Lodge sundeck.

Event Schedule

10AM–9PM Will call open at the Adventure Center ticket counter (under the Panorama Gondola)
6:30PM Panorama Gondola opens
Food/bar concessions open
9PM Last gondola ride up to the summit
8:21PM Sunset
(May vary due to sun light)
Fireworks show from the summit
9:30PM Freedom Bash ends; last gondola ride down

Events subject to change.

  • Pets/dogs and outside alcohol are not permitted at this event.
  • Bring your own chair or blanket for seating/viewing. There will be limited indoor table seating provided at the summit.
  • The temperature drops significantly after sunset and there will still be snowy conditions at the summit, so please dress accordingly with appropriate footwear and attire.

Other Viewing Options

VIP Viewing Party on the Main Lodge Sundeck  |  $150/Adult; $76/Under 21

Enjoy a private viewing of the Freedom Bash fireworks show from the Tusks sundeck at Main Lodge starting at 6:30PM that includes a chef's selection of appetizers, composed salads and desserts, as well as beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages. Full bar selections will also be available for purchase.

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Call 800.MAMMOTH to book – limited seats available.

Food/Drink Concessions & Free Viewing Areas

The fireworks can also be viewed at base of the mountain from the Adventure Center, with activities open (for purchase) till 7PM. A variety of food and bar options will be available from the Yodler and The Lunchbox.


Free Shuttle from The Village  |  6:30–10PM

Shuttle service offered between The Village and Main Lodge every 15 minutes, with the first shuttle departing The Village at stop #90 (on Canyon Blvd.) at 6:30PM, and the last shuttle departing Main Lodge at 10PM.


Free parking will be available at Main Lodge with the parking shuttle picking up at the lettered parking signs along Minaret Rd. between Chair 4 and Main Lodge.

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