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Northampton, Independence Day
June 25 @ 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm EDT
9:15 PM, Look Park Gazebo Area. Raindate: Sunday, June 26. All events will take place on the green at Look Park, beginning at 5:00 p.m.
Held at Look Memorial Park, this annual event attracts thousands to enjoy the Parks & Recreation Department bounce houses, carnival games and prizes, as well as games and wellness activities provided by other non-profits.
There is a variety of food available to purchase, and fun for everyone.
The stage is full of great music throughout the evening, culminating with the Florence Community Band at dusk as the fireworks begin!
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.