Mercer County Communities Plans Fireworks, Parades, and Celebrations for Independence Day 2016
The Fourth of July is quickly approaching and Mercer County towns are planning their 2016 July 4th fireworks shows, parades, and other Independence Day celebrations! Read on for a complete guide to Independence Day parades and July 4th fireworks in Mercer County NJ …
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July 4th Fireworks in Mercer County NJ
Etra Lake Park
East Windsor, New Jersey
The 2016 East Windsor July 4th concert and fireworks will be held on July 2nd at Etra Lake Park. The celebration begins at 6pm with live music by Jerry Rife’s Rhythm Kings Dixieland Jazz Band and the Trenton Brass Quintet Plus One Band. The July 4th fireworks begin at dusk. Rain Date: July 3rd.
College of New Jersey
The Ewing Township Independence Day celebration takes place on July 2nd at Green Lane . The festivities will include live music, free amusement rides, face painting, a magician, craft vendors, food vendors, and a spectacular July 4th fireworks show at dusk. Rain date: July 3rd.
Veterans Park (near Kuser Road Entrance)
Hamilton, New Jersey
The 2016 Hamilton Township July 4th concert and fireworks will be held on July 1st at Veterans Park. The celebration will include fun activities for the entire family, food vendors, a Fourth of July concert, and fireworks at dusk. Rain Date: July 2nd.
5:30pm – Classic car show
7:30pm – Concert
203 Washington Crossing-Pennington Road
Hopewell Twp, New Jersey
The Hopewell Valley Veterans Association will host an Independence Day concert and fireworks at Alliger Park. The 63rd US Army Band will perform a variety of music for the community prior to the fireworks display at dusk. There will also be a classic car show and food will be available from vendors beginning at 5:30pm.
7:00pm – Concert
9:40pm – Fireworks
Lawrence Township will celebrate the Fourth of July with a free concert (7pm) and fireworks (approximately 9:40pm) on the grounds of Rider University on July 1st. Rain date: July 2nd.
10:00am – 4:00pm
Titusville will celebrate the Fourth of July with numerous events including a baby parade (11:15am), a bike parade (11:45am), the crowning of Titusville’s Miss 4th of July (12:30pm), the BIG July 4th Parade (1:00pm) and more fun events and activities.
Trenton July 4th Fireworks
Game time: 7:00pm (Post-game fireworks)
Arm & Hammer Park
1 Thunder Rd
The Trenton Thunder will celebrate the 4th of July a day early with special red, white and blue jerseys and a spectacular post-game fireworks show set to a Patriotic musical theme!