Northampton celebrates summer and the Fourth of July with a family festival the weekend before the holiday. The 8th Annual Northampton Family Fourth Celebration with fireworks will be held on Saturday, June 23. The gates at Look Memorial Park will open at 5:00 pm and fireworks at about 9:30 pm.
The festival features local food vendors, music, face painting, games, bouncy houses, and fireworks at dusk, about 9:15-9:30 pm.
Here is the entertainment lineup for this year:
- DJ Quills
- The Zolla Boys
- High School Jazz Band
- Florence Community Band playing patriotic favorites
Other activities include bounce houses, games and more. The park closes to traffic at 4:00 pm, or earlier if full. Shuttles available for free at Smith Vocational High School starting at 5:00 pm. Parking at JFK Middle School for a donation. (until full) Rain date is Sunday, June 24.
Food vendors include D&L, Bruiser’s BBQ, Lion’s Club, Bistro Bus, La Veracruzana, Zononi’s, Lion’s Club, Look Park Grill, Maple Valley, Florence Civic and Business and Crooked Pop.
For more information, see the celebration site.