From the City of Havre de Grace:
PARADE: Saturday July 5, 2014
2PM on Union Avenue, Havre de Grace
CONCERT: Saturday July 5, 2014
7:OO PM in Yacht Basin at Tydings Park (foot of Union Ave.)
Featuring: Head Rush
DJ Jeff Thompson (master of ceremonies)
**Concert will continue after the fireworks until 10:30PM**
FIREWORKS: Saturday, July 5, 2014 at dark in Tydings Park ($24,000 show)
CARNIVAL: July 1-July 5 , 2014( Tues.-Sat.) in Tydings Park
Hours: Tues-Friday, 6PM-10:30PM; Sat. & Sun. 4PM-10:30PM
**Pay one price Tues.Fri. of $24.00 for unlimited rides. Saturday $25.00
**** $4 off coupons good Tuesday and Wed. only****
Available at local merchants, Tourism Center, HdG Activity Center, and Frank’s Pizza
Individual ride tickets are available nightly.
Parade features approximately 18 musical units including: HdG High School; The Ravens’ Marching Band; John F. Nicoll Pipes and Drums; The Atlantic Watch Pipe Band; Harford Highlanders Pipe Band; Chesapeake Community Band; Westminster Community Band; Calvert Hall College HS Band; The American Originals; The Reilly Raiders; ; Archer- Epler Musketeers; The Fusion Corps; Shenandoah Sound; Carolina Gold; The Skyliners; The Sun Devils; Alliance; and Thunder Brigade D&B Corps.
Grand Marshals- John Narvell, Pres., and Jim Nemeth, Treasurer HdG Recreation Comm.
The parade also includes majorette/dance units some numbering in excess of 100. We expect local dignitaries, fire companies, numerous floats, clowns, color guards, antique vehicles, youth groups, racing vehicles, custom cars, equestrian units, and various other types of entries.
Parking is on the streets of Havre de Grace. There is very limited handicapped parking in Tydings Park. There are no admission charges and all activities are handicapped accessible. For slip rentals in Tydings Park call the Dockmaster at 410 939-0015.
Our Celebration Tee Shirts are now available at the Chamber of Commerce Office on Pennington Avenue and will be sold at the carnival for $8. X & XX large $9
For information call HdG Office of Tourism at 410 939-2100, the Committee at 410 939- 4362 .
There are no rain dates for any of our activities. Estimated cost of the celebration is in excess of $75,000
**NO CHAIRS MAY BE PLACED ON PARADE ROUTE PRIOR TO 8AM JULY 5**