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Celebrate the Fourth of July at UMD

June 30, 2014
Contacts: 

City of College Park, 240-487-3570

FireworksCOLLEGE PARK, Md. – The University of Maryland and the City of College Park will host an Independence Day celebration on Friday, July 4, 2014. 

A free concert and fireworks are on tap for the night on the University of Maryland campus in Lot 1 adjacent to Campus Drive off Adelphi Road.

A performance by The Nightlife Band will begin at 7:00 p.m. Fireworks will then begin at dusk - about 9:00 p.m., for a 30 to 40 minute program. In case of rain cancellation, there will be only fireworks on Saturday, July 5.

Concessions open at 5:00 p.m. offering hamburgers, hot dogs, funnel cakes, ice cream, snow cones, soda and bottled water. Grass seating is limited, so bringing lawn chairs and blankets is recommended. Personal coolers are also allowed.

For more information, call 240-487-3570.