The Laurel Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its 15th annual Independence Day Celebration on Saturday, July 4th, 2009. Unlike the last two years, all of this year’s events are being held on July 4th. Some of the day’s scheduled events include the following:
- Prayer Breakfast, 7:30am, by ticket only, contact Georgia House.
- 5k Run, 8:00am, call 302-875-9319 for information.
- Red, White, & Blue Parade, 10:00am, applications are available at the Laurel Chamber 302-875-9319.
- Talent Show, applications are online at LaurelChamber.com.
- Entertainment by local talent, bring your lawn chairs.
- Several contests are happening, including a hot dog eating contest, a pie eating contest, a watermelon eating contest, and the best homemade cake contest. Call 302-875-9319 for more information.
- Fireworks, at dusk.
A Carnival is happening that week as well. Its schedule is as follows:
- June 30 to July 3, open 6-10pm, wristband nights $15 – ride all night.
- July 4, open 10:30am until the start of fireworks.
- Kids and adults rides
The chamber has some information and applications available on their web site, LaurelChamber.com.
This site will be posting any additional information as it comes available.
UPDATE: The latest information, including times and events, will be posted at this link.