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Akron July 4th Celebration - Veterans Park

*The event has already taken place on this date: Wed, 07/04/2018
Families will enjoy a parade, family activities, entertainment, food and FIREWORKS at the Akron Independence Day celebration!

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Akron 4th of July

The Akron Celebration Committee is hosting this annual community event.
(Tentative Schedule of Events)

July 3rd  Fireworks at dusk in Veterans Park – Buell St.
5:00 Food Stand – Veterans Park - Newstead Fire Co. Exempts


July 4th
9:00 -11:00 Mason’s Breakfast at the Masonic Lodge

9:00 - Power Wheels Race - Main St, between Church and Clinton
9:30 - Soapbox Derby – Main St. between Church and Clinton
(both races sponsored by Main Street Salon & Mike Shield’s Towing)  

10:30 – Bocce Tournament – Brooklyn Park, sponsored by the Akron Lions Club    

11:00 - Methodist Church Chicken Barbecue in Russell Park,
11:00 - Bubble Gum Contest in the Gazebo, sponsored by Ford Gum

12:00 - Ice Cream eating contest in the Russell Park, sponsored by Akron Home Town Pastry Shoppe

Food Stands in Russell Park, Newstead Exempts & Babz BBQ

4:15 – Kiddie Parade to begin at Hart Street – “Jungle Safari” theme, sponsored by Candy Apple Cafe

4:30 – Gala Parade - “Christmas in July” theme

Alexander Band in the Gazebo following the parade

6:00-8:00 – Craig Wilkins in the Gazebo, sponsored by Pixley’s ShurFine and Tucciarone Auto & Truck Repair


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PO Box 16
Akron, NY, 14001
United States
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