Please Note: The Funky 4th of July will be celebrated on Saturday, July 5th, 2014.
2013 Celebration Information
Independence Day will be celebrated in Greensboro on Saturday, July 6. The annual parade will start at 10:00 a.m. at the junction of Country Club Road and Breezy Avenue. Participants with vehicles are asked to enter Country Club Road from Hardwick Street to the south.
The parade will feature vehicles and floats from many local organizations, including the Greensboro Historical Society, Wonder & Wisdom, and the Greensboro Fire Department. Greensboro’s Lady Walkers will march. Bread and Puppet always provides a colorful show. Watchers can visit the Historical Society’s museum next to Willey’s Store.
Wonder and Wisdom will organize games for children on the green next to the Town Offices. Randy Bulpin and fellow musicians will perform on the green, which will also host several vendors and booths of local organizations.
The Greensboro United Church of Christ is offering a chicken barbecue from 11:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Weather permitting, the annual fireworks display will begin at 9:00 p.m. on the Sowles’ property near the town’s southern border. It can be watched from the ballfield at the four corners.
Chicken BBQ at the Greensboro Church
Join the fun at the Chicken BBQ at the Greensboro Church on July 6 (The Funky 4th!) – starting after the parade until 1pm. Reserve your meal now by: emailing email@example.com – provide your name, number of meals, phone & email. Your reservation is not complete until you receive a reply email confirming it. Call the church at 802-533-2223 and leave a message with your reservation request. Leave a call back number for confirmation. Or sign up for your reservation on the sheet posted on the bulletin board in Fellowship Hall.
Annual Greensboro Free Library July Book Sale
The Greensboro Free Library will hold their annual July Book Sale on Saturday, July 6, from 10am until 2 pm. Prices vary but the real bargains will be between 1 pm and 2 pm when the price will be $1.00 per bag of books!