Cities plan Fourth of July celebrations

June 29 23:00 2017

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A parade that steps off at noon gives way to music and activities throughout the day and leads up to fireworks at dusk.

Fireworks shows in Callisburg and Valley View have been rescheduled after weekend rainfall made areas too muddy for spectators. Fireworks begin at dusk.

WaupunSunday, July 2, 2017 at Tanner Park. Parking: $10 pavement, $5 grass.

The Rohrersville Cornet Band from Washington County, Maryland, will provide the patriotic music.

Austintown: Ecumenical service, 8:30 a.m. Austin Log Cabin, 3797 S. Raccoon Road.

Canton will hold its “Patriotic Fireworks Spectacular” at 9:30 p.m. Saturday at the Multipurpose Building.

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Fairgrounds Park, Filbert & Dover Avenues.

Waterbury: The Food Truck & Fireworks Extravaganza at the Brass Mill Center (495 Union St.) will have a fireworks display starting around 9 p.m. Rain date is July 9.

Noon-9 p.m. – Food, beer and wine will be available on Front Street. More info Gary Brewton 409-504-3634.

Celebrate Independence’s Day with the annual Festival on the Fourth in World’s Fair Park from 4 -10 p.m. with live music and activities for children. At 1 p.m., an airplane drop will be held on the Clark Fork ball field, where a small plane will shower the field with coupons for snacks and drinks at local businesses.

The parade will head South down Miles Road and end at Heritage Park.

There will be fireworks at dark in Berea at Berea City Park. Festive fireworks over Lake Ponchartrain close out the evening.

“I think it adds to (Independence Day participation), because I advertise my race with those same runners”, she said.

There will be numerous activities throughout the day, according to the City of Madison website.

Fireworks show along the beach and Boardwalk. Musical entertainment featuring Ryan Ideus & The Feudin’ Hillbillys, then The Spoken Four gets under way at 6:30 p.m before the 3-D fireworks serve as climax for the evening.

Saturday, July 1: Watch the pyrotechnics waterside during the annual Woodward Fireworks Celebration.

Powell Gardens will host its annual Booms & Blooms from 2 to 10 p.m. July 1. Check out for more info. Celebrations begin at 5 PM and fireworks at dusk.

July 4th Independence Day Celebration: Pool, children’s parade, Bluemont Concert, fireworks.

The 4 of July in Meredith begins with a chicken barbeque from 11 am to 2 pm at Hesky Park. Gates will open at 7:30 p.m. for attendees. Visit for info. Take blankets or lawn chairs, sun screen and bug spray and enjoy a free night in the park. The show is behind the Creekside Elementary School. Check out for more info.

New Britain: After the game: New Britain Bees at New Britain Stadium.

At 6 p.m., Chain Skiers will perform a water ski show on Rainbow Lake behind the Wisconsin Veterans Home in King. Ski Show starts at 6:30 PM and fireworks will follow.

5k Road Race begins at 7:30 Mount Abraham Union High School, ending at at the town green. Music from the Austin Symphonic Band starts at 8 pm followed by fireworks at around 9:15 pm. Fireworks around 9:15 p.m. Fireworks will last from 8 midnight.


Cities plan Fourth of July celebrations
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