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PARADE WEEKEND 2018- July 6th & 7th

(Info below will give you a good idea of the fun activities that take place in Brandon every year on the Friday and Saturday closest to the 4th of July. Be sure to join us for dancing, food, fun & games, music and floats and just a darn good time!)

Brandon’s 42nd Independence Day Celebration

Come celebrate the Fourth of July at Brandon’s 42nd Annual Independence Day Celebration Friday, July 6th and Saturday, July 7th, 2018.

Friday, July 6th

The fun begins Friday at the family friendly Street Dance from 6PM-10PM with music for all ages by DJ Jam Man Entertainment & food vendors. Fun for all ages in Seminary Park (Just around the corner & up the hill from Town Offices & Town Hall). Off street parking available with free shuttles.

Saturday, July 7th

The fun moves North to Park Village Complex (Route 7 North of Brandon) with activities and events ALL DAY LONG:

*   Annual Silent Auction -Wide variety of items for all ages including day passes to VT attractions, gift baskets, a host of local options for lodging, locally made artwork, gift certificates for restaurants, services and local events & more. Come bid!

*   Family Games including karaoke & the infamous Swiss Roll eating contest

*   Variety of vendors and food

*   The best Independence Day PARADE likely to be found anywhere in the Country at 1PM

*   Live music with concert by Moose Crossing following the parade

*   DJ Jam Man spinning family favorites

*  FIREWORKS display at Dusk. Join us for a spectacular display by NorthStar Fireworks!

*  Plenty of onsite parking (including handicap accessible) PLUS convenient FREE shuttles from downtown running ALL DAY LONG

Want to be in the Parade? Walk or Ride, ALL groups are welcome

Parade Applications available at the Brandon Free Public Library, Carr’s Gift Shop and Brandon Town Offices.

Want to be a VENDOR? Contact Jean Lamarre 802-247-8179, or bidccvendor@yahoo.com

Businesses with an item to donate to Silent Auction? Contact Bobbie Torstenson at b_torstenson@comcast.net

General Questions? Contact Bill Moore bmoore@townofbrandon.com or 802-247-3635 OR Debbie Boyce bidcc@yahoo.com or 802-345-0056

LOOKING for Parking VOLUNTEERS!  Come join the Parking Team. We need people to help with rotating 2-3 hour shifts from 9am-11pm

Go to the Facebook page for updates: Brandon Independence Day Parade

Or Brandon Chamber of Commerce website: brandon.org

 

For press info contact: Suzanne Bennett

neptunesuze@gmail.com

1866 Country Club Road, Brandon VT  05733

(802) 247-4258 or (802) 558-3729