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Independence Eve Celebration

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When
Monday, July 3, 2017

Address
199 Water Street Apalachicola, FL 32320

Phone Number
1-844-272-2523

Website
www.downtownapalachicola.com/event/downtown-apalachicola-independence-eve-celebration/

Independence Eve Celebration

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In Apalachicola, the Apalachicola Main Street group presents Apalachicola’s Independence Eve Celebration on Monday, July 3 featuring an all-American cook-out in the park, parade, ice cream social, veterans’ tribute, music and fireworks. Leading up to the fireworks display, Main Street provides live music, great food, and beverages starting at 5 p.m. at Riverfront Park. This year’s featured entertainment will be the Johnny & The Loveseats.  The Red, White and Blue Parade coordinated by Franklin’s Promise Coalition, starts at Lafayette Park at 6:30. It’s an Apalachicola tradition that welcomes golf carts, people on bicycles, and even dogs to get decked out in patriotic colors and form a parade. Free ice cream brings everyone together at Riverfront Park at the end of the parade.  Reserve Seating Available.

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