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Family Fun And Fireworks As Tewksbury Celebrates Fourth Of July

Jun 27, 2016 05:10PM ● By Bill Gilman
Family fun and fireworks will be the order of the day, as Tewksbury celebrates the Fourth of July this weekend.
Events will be held throughout the day on Sunday, July 3, at the Livingston Street Recreation Center.
The festivities will kickoff with a Continental breakfast, 8:30 to 10 a.m., sponsored by the Tewksbury Rotary Club and Donna’s Donuts. Breakfast will be held at the Livingston Park behind the Recreation Center, under the tent.
From 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., there will be Track and Field games for all ages.

From 10 to 11 a.m., there will be:
  • Decorated Doll Carriage Contest (ages 3-6)
  • Bicycle Decoration Contest (4-8)
  • Little Mr. and Miss Tewksbury Contest (ages 2-4)
Plus the Basketball FreeThrow Contest and Bologna Toss Sponsored by Enterprise Bank.

From 9 a.m. to Noon, there will be face painting, crafts, carnival games and a photo booth!
From 11 a.m. to Noon, there will be a Watermelon Eating Contest and a Pie Eating Contest, sponsored by the Rotary Club.

Lunch of hot dogs, drinks and ice cream will be provided by the Tewksbury Lodge of Elks and Tewksbury Knights of Columbus

After an afternoon respite, things will heat up again, starting at 7 p.m. with a DJ and live bands rocking the night away at the Livingston Street Recreation Center.

And then, at 9:30 p.m., a fantastic fireworks display to cap off the day. Event organizers stress that the fireworks are WEATHER PERMITTING.
The fireworks display is sponsored by the Patriotic Activities Committee.


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