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East Longmeadow, Independence Day
July 3, 2021 - July 4, 2021
Our Summer Concert Series returns to East Longmeadow High School, on July 3 with a performance from Trailer Trash, starting at 7 pm. After, we will celebrate America’s independence with the return of our Fireworks show. The Fireworks at East Longmeadow are on July 3rd at 9:30pm at the East Longmeadow High School.
The East Longmeadow July 4th Parade is set to start at 10:00am. and begins at East Longmeadow High School, then moves onto Maple Street through the center onto North Main Street. It continues onto Mapleshade Avenue to Elm Street where it ends at Hanward Hill.
The day commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence by the 13 former British colonies on July 4, 1776.
Massachusetts became the first state to recognize the Fourth of July as a statewide holiday in 1781.