Please Note: The Funky 4th of July will be celebrated on Saturday, July 5th, 2014.
2014 Celebration Information
The festivities for the Funky Fourth of July will begin on Friday, July 4th with a Square Dance under the tent on the Green in front of the Greensboro Town Hall from 7pm to 10pm. The price is $10 per couple and kids are free! All proceeds will benefit the Greensboro Grange Building Restoration project.
Then, on July 5th, there will be a parade at 10am with a variety of traditional and new entries (Bread and Puppet are rumored to be attending). (The antique cars and walkers will assemble on Country Club Road and all other vehicles and floats will meet at the new Firehouse parking lot at 9am).
From 10am onward, there will be tours and an open house of the new Fire House.
In addition, there will be various activities at the Town Green, including children’s games, booths and the Granite Junction Band. The Greensboro Free Library will have their annual book sale from 10am to 2pm. And, of course, the GUCC Chicken Barbeque will be cooking up its delicious fare from 11am to 1pm. Take-out is available (bring containers), please call the church for reservations, 533-2223.
At the end of the day, at dusk, enjoy the amazing fireworks from Tolman Corners Ball field. (Rain date is Sunday, July 6). Happy Fourth of July!
Chicken BBQ at the Greensboro Church
Join the fun at the Chicken BBQ at the Greensboro Church on July 5 (The Funky 4th!) – starting after the parade until 1pm. Reserve your meal now by: emailing firstname.lastname@example.org – 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 5, from 10am until 2 pm. Prices vary.