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Monday, June 30, 2014

Fireworks In Worcester County

The following locations will be hosting 4th of July Fireworks celebrations. We have attempted to name the local ones that many of us will be attending. If you know of a location that is not listed, please feel free to post here. The weather is looking sporty for the end of the week. As a reminder, July 4th falls on a Friday this year so traffic concerns will be important to us. Please allow some time to get to your destination and allow some time for leaving these events. Get out and enjoy this celebration!
July 4th
Ocean Pines
_Join the Ocean Pines community for a special fireworks display sponsored by the Ocean Pines Association. The fireworks display will begin shortly after dark. Recommended viewing locations are Showell Elementary School, the Community Church at Ocean Pines, Most Blessed Sacrament School and The Pavillions. Please note that there will be no parking available at St. John Neumann church this year. Rain date – Sunday, July 6. There will be “NO PARKING” on Beauchamp Road.

Ocean City

8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Enjoy a free concert at 8 p.m., followed by fireworks at 9:30 p.m. on the beach at N. Division Street. For more information, call 800-626-2326 or 410-250-0125
8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Enjoy a free concert at 8 p.m., followed by fireworks at 9:30 p.m. at Northside Park on 125th Street. For more information, call 800-626-2326 or 410-250-0125.
Entertainment: United States Army Band Downrange

Saturday July 5, 2014
The Town of Snow Hill continues its Independence Day celebration following the 4th with a full day of activity Beginning at 10:00 am Registration for the Annual Canoe Joust will be in Sturgis Park on River Street. This unique event is sponsored by the Snow Hill Volunteer Fire Department. Watch this 8th annual battle on the river as teams vie for dominance from their canoes against teams from the surrounding area. 
Food and beverage vendors will be on hand for the actual joust that begins at 11:30am and will continue throughout the afternoon. 
Fireworks will be set off from Byrd Park over the Pocomoke River at dusk. People are asked to bring their lawn chairs, blankets and families to Sturgis Park to see this outstanding display of fireworks. Neon bracelets and glow sticks will be sold by the Purnell Museum. Visitors will have an opportunity to contribute to the cost of the Fireworks through a collection that will be taken up

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