Saturday, June 28, 10:45 am – 3:00 pm – Independence Day Celebration

Christopher Columbus Park will hold its second annual Independence Day Celebration Saturday, June 28, from 10:45 am – 3:00 pm.  This free celebration will be kicked off by the family favorite Kids Parade, led by Uncle Sam on stilts.  Other entertainment throughout the day will include visits by T-Bone, Mr. Balloon Wizard, Station 8’s Fire Truck, the Tanglewood Marionettes, and Magician Peter O’Malley.  A Musical Petting Zoo, a performance by the North End Music and Performing Arts Center, and a host of family-friendly games on the West Lawn (think bean bag toss, tic-tac-toe toss, and hula hoops) complete the day’s activities.  For more information visit