Celebrating the Birth of America with the finest traditional city celebration!
2018 Parade, Block Party, Amish Outlaws, Concord Point Concert, and Fantastic Fireworks!
What: A traditional Havre de Grace parade Where: Begins at Warren Street and Union Avenue and continues down Union Avenue and down around Commerce Street at Tydings Park When: Sunday, July 1, 2018 starts at 2 pm Theme: “Havre de Grace Honors America’s Volunteers” Participants: Many familiar faces will be returning including several Harford County High School Bands! Click Here: For application and more information; still plenty of room for local groups and floats
PLEASE NOTE: The Havre de Grace Police will remove any lawn chairs, blankets, etc. that are set-up on the area between the sidewalk and the street before 8 a.m. the day of the Parade (Sunday, July 1st)
You can NOT set anything out along the Parade Route before 8 A.M. on Sunday, July 1, 2018 (Parade Day) It will be removed by the Havre de Grace City Police.
DOWNTOWN BLOCK PARTY follows the parade
What: “Fun for the Entire Family” – watch for updates but will include activities like hula hoop contests, dunk tank, Uncle Sam says, and more! Where: N. Washington and St. John Streets When: Sunday, July 1 from 4 – 8pm
CONCORD POINT CONCERT & FIREWORKS
What:FREE “Battle of the Bands” Concert WHERE: Concord Point Park When: Sunday, July 1 from 5 – 9 pm
PLUS PATRIOTIC MUSIC from 9 – 10 pm to accompany the fireworks display.
Fireworks will begin approximately 9:30 pm with the display lasting 20-25 minutes. The fireworks are shot from a barge just east from the park, south of the Concord Point Lighthouse. Fireworks viewing area all along the waterfront.
Food Vendors will be available.
… or get tickets for the AMISH OUTLAWS CONCERT
The Amish Outlaws to perform a Concert at Hutchins Park
Sunday, July 1, 2018 as part of Independence Day Celebration. Limited free tickets available May 1st on Eventbrite and at gate.
What: This concert is a fundraiser for the Havre de Grace Independence Day Commission. Where: Hutchins Park at the foot of Pennington Avenue When: Sunday, July 1st from 7 – 10 pm Tickets: $10/person
Details: Food and drinks available for purchase. Vendor: HdG American Legion
Kid-friendly concert area to include: moon bounce, face painting, and other low impact activities.
Great place to watch the fireworks that will begin approximately 9:30 pm
The Amish Outlaws are known for their high energy, performing music ranging from Johnny Cash to Jay-Z in full Amish Garb.
No coolers, bottles, outside alcohol
No weapons will be permitted in Hutchins Park.
Must be 21 to purchase and consume alcoholic beverages.
No leaving park with alcoholic beverages.
No disorderly conduct.
No public intoxication.
Beer sales end at 9:00 p.m.
Hutchins Park will be closed at 10:30 p.m.
People found in violation will be removed or possibly arrested.
If you’re feeling ambitious, you can actually enjoy all these activities. Talk about a Havre de Grace Experience. Join us for the Havre de Grace Independence Celebration – all day long – July 1, 2018!
The Carnival will be Sept 12 – 15, 2018 CLICK HERE for details