Celebrate your All-American spirit with a day on the beach and a wide array of entertaining activities from morning til’ night! Festivities include a sand sculpture contest, parades, live entertainment, music, food and a spectacular fireworks display. It all happens on the beach at the intersection of A1A and Atlantic Avenue
Celebration schedule for July 4th includes:
8 am – 12 noon: Sand Sculpting Contest, A1A and Atlantic Ave. Winners announced at 1 pm.
10 am: flag raising ceremony for 30 x 60 American flag near the beach.
3 pm: Registration and decoration time for entries in the Patriotic Bike & Scooter Parade. Gather at Veterans Park (Atlantic Ave and the Intracoastal Waterway). Prizes include a new bicycle, helmets, gift cards and more!
3 – 9 pm: Free concert on the beach!
4 pm: Patriotic Bike & Scooter Parade begins at Veterans Park and continues on Atlantic Ave to the Marriott Hotel on the beach.
5 pm: Beautiful Baby Bathing Suit Contest begins on the entertainment stage at A1A and Atlantic Ave.
5:30 – 8 pm: Free concert at the entertainment stage at A1A and Atlantic.
8:30 pm: First fireworks salute signaling that the show will begin in 30 minutes.
8:45 pm: Red, white & blue star shell will be launched to announce that the show will begin in 15 minutes. Time to set your radio to Sunny 104.3 FM for the fireworks music simulcast.
8:50 pm: Fireworks celebration introduction and Pledge of Allegiance led by Delray Beach Mayor Woodie McDuffie
9 pm: Spectacular Grucci Fireworks Celebration begins!
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Added by folkie on June 26, 2010