Laurel’s 14th Annual Independence Day Celebration will take place on Thursday July 3rd and Friday July 4th, 2008.
The parade will kick off the celebration on Thursday at 7:00pm. The theme for this year’s parade is “Born Free”. It will follow the typical parade route, starting at Evengreen Drive and traveling north on Central Ave.
Friday’s Festivities start with a prayer breakfast in Janosik Park at 8:00am. The breakfast cost is $10. Reservations can be made by calling Payroll Plus at 302-875-0370. Tickets must be purchased and picked up in advance. The deadline for ticket sales is June 27, 2008. No tickets will be sold on the day of the event.
The day’s activities will be held at Janosik Park. A variety of food and entertainment will be available all day. The day will end with a fireworks display sponsored by local businesses and individuals.
In addition to all described above, a carnival will be in operation Wednesday July 2nd through Saturday July 5th.
For more information, Please call Karin at 302-745-3293 after 5 or Lori at 302-858-6744 in the evening. These events are sponsored by the Laurel Chamber of Commerce.
Come to Laurel and join us in the fun!
UPDATE: More details for the celebration are at this link.