2016 FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR JUNE 30th – SAVE THE DATE!
Mark your calendars now for Thursday, June 30th for the 2016 Montgomery fireworks! (Rain date is Thurs., July 7.) It will be held at Montgomery High School, 1014 Rt. 601, Skillman, NJ 08558.
Starting at 6 pm there will be games, entertainment, and vendors including grilled foods, drinks, and the ever-popular kettle corn and funnel cakes. Get there early to get a great picnic spot under the stars!
Feel free to bring a blanket or chairs and enjoy the sounds of a popular music band, “Just Duet – with Friends” playing at 7:00 pm on the mobile stage. There will also be a warm-up band this year from 6 to 6:45 pm – “Perfectly Sharp” – a jazz quintet. After the playing of the Star Spangled Banner at dusk (approx. 9:15 pm), get ready for a spectacular display of patriotic fireworks, sure to bring out the kid in everyone!
This event is funded in part by contributions from individuals, corporations, and small businesses, plus fees from our vendors, making this a true community event.
Pre-paid premium parking spaces will once again be available for purchase for $15. For more information, or if you would like to purchase a parking pass, go to www.montgomeryfireworks.org/vip-reserved-parking/.
NOTE: THE LAST DAY TO BUY PRIORITY PARKING PASSES ONLINE IS SUNDAY, JUNE 19th. AFTER THAT, THEY MAY BE PURCHASED AT THE RECREATION DEPT. AT THE COMMUNITY CENTER IN PERSON AT 356 SKILLMAN ROAD, SKILLMAN, NJ 08558.
Handicapped parking spots will be reserved at the high school and will be available at no charge. Free parking will be available at the Upper Middle School in the main parking lot where there will be shuttle buses to and from the high school. Buses will run from 6 pm to 11 pm and we have added more buses this year for your convenience. There will also be limited parking in Skillman Park. There will be no parking this year in the field adjacent to Otto Kaufman Community Center due to farming activities there.
Community groups and businesses can also visit this website for 2016 sponsorship opportunities. In addition to on-line credit card donations, individual donations (checks) can be mailed to Montgomery Fireworks c/o Montgomery Twp, 2261 Van Horne Rd Belle Mead, NJ 08502. For questions regarding donations contact Committee Chair George Jarvis at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reminders! Bring a blanket or chairs to sit on, alcohol is prohibited and all pets must remain at home.
Prepare to HAVE A BLAST at the 2016 Montgomery Township Fourth of July fireworks extravaganza!!
CELEBRATION & FIREWORKS ALWAYS AIM TO PLEASE!
For a video of the Fireworks and photos from the 2015 Independence Day Celebration, go to the Township’s Flickr album at:
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