Photos by Carol Montana
LIBERTY, NY (June 14, 2015)– The Greater Liberty Chamber of Commerce, in cooperation with the Village and Town of Liberty, will be hosting its 21st Annual Fourth of July Celebration on Saturday, July 4, 2015. (Click on the poster at left for the full schedule.)
The Chamber is inviting retail, food and craft vendors – as well as community organizations – to participate in the Annual Street Fair and Parade.
The street fair runs from 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m, with the parade kicking off at 12:05 p.m. across from the Elks Lodge on Oberferst Street. North Main Street will be closed to vehicle traffic to accommodate the festivities.
The day also includes: A Classic Car and Truck Show beginning at 10:30 a.m. behind the Liberty Public Library; a special performance of the Star Spangled Banner at noon on the Main Street Stage; a variety of food, craft and retail vendors; bouncy houses and kids activities by Party Master; and musical guest “The Other Band” on the Main Street Stage starting at 12:30 p.m. A rain date is set for Sunday, July 5.
In addition to the lineup this year, there will be a special live performance of NACL Theater’s “The Weather Project,” presented behind the Main Street Stage in Creekside Park at 1:30 p.m.
Vendor applications can be found at LibertyNYChamber.com. For more information about the Chamber, or to participate in the parade or volunteer on the day of the event, contact the Chamber at 845-292-9797 or email info@LibertyNYChamber.com. Information can also be found on the Greater Liberty Chamber of Commerce Facebook page.
The event is sponsored by Greater Liberty Chamber of Commerce and the following businesses: Achieve Rehab & Nursing, Spina Chiropractic and Krazy Dai’s, LLC (Platinum Sponsors); Catskill Hudson Bank, Dr. Jorge Delgado, Jeff Bank, Liberty Rotary, Ramsay’s Funeral Home, Town & Country Antiques and Yeshiva Ahavas Israel (Gold Sponsors); Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Altbach, TLC Childcare (Silver Sponsor); County Petroleum, Charlie Barbuti Furniture Mall and Liberty Press (Bronze Sponsors).