Monday, June 30, 2014

Big things in store for 4 of July Celebration this Thursday in Historic Apalachicola

The 2014 Independence Day Celebration in Apalachicola will kickoff this Thursday, July 3rd with a patriotic paddle event hosted by the Forgotten Coast Paddle Club at 9:00am.  Interested paddlers will meet at the Apalachicola Maritime Museum to be shuttled upriver where they will launch and paddle 3-miles back downriver to join in the celebration that begins noon at beautiful Riverfront Park.  Participating paddlers are encouraged to fly Red White and Blue colors so don't forget to bring your flags!

Starting noon sharp, the Historic Apalachicola Main Street Committee in partnership with the City of Apalachicola and a host of local businesses will be presenting the 2014 Historic Apalachicola Independence Day Celebration.  The celebration will feature seafood in the park, live music, a silent auction, parade, ice cream social, live auction and a spectacular fireworks display at 9:00pm.

So come on out and join with family and friends as we celebrate the 238th birthday of America!