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Independence Eve Celebration
July 3, 2018
An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of July, repeating until July 3, 2020
Apalachicola Main Street presents Apalachicola’s Independence Eve Celebration on Tuesday, July 3 at Riverfront Park starting at 5 p.m. The event features live music, food trucks, a parade, ice cream social, veterans’ tribute, a performance of the National Anthem, and the best fireworks show on the Forgotten Coast. This year’s featured entertainment will be the Bo Springs Band. The Red, White and Blue Parade coordinated by Franklin’s Promise Coalition starts at Lafayette Park at 6:30. This Apalachicola tradition welcomes golf carts, people on bicycles, and even dogs to get decked out in patriotic colors and join in. Free ice cream brings everyone together at Riverfront Park at the end of the parade. The fireworks are launched from a barge in the river, creating a spectacular display of lights over the water. Reserved seating is available. www.july3fireworks.com or 844-272-2523.