Thursday, June 24, 2010

July 4th Celebration

The City of Edgewater will once again be sponsoring the 4th of July festivities for the New Smyrna Beach area. 

The Southeast Volusia Family YMCA and Edgewater Fire Rescue Association are proud to host the fourth annual Fourth of July Family Fun 5K Walk/Run. The 5K begins at 7am and the Kid Dash begins at 8am on Sunday, July 4th. Please call 386-409-9622 for more information on the 

At 9:00 AM there will be a dedication ceremony at the recently upgraded George R. Kennedy Park.  The park is named after Edgewater Fire Chief George Kennedy who perished on the 4th of July in 1986 while launching the annual fireworks display.

There will be live entertainment, food and various vendors at Menard-May Park and George R. Kennedy Park beginning at 4:00 PM. At dusk there will be a spectacular fireworks show by Zambelli Fireworks.

For more event information or to inquire about vendor space, please call 424-2445.