The following are news releases from the city of Palm Coast communications office:
Kick off Independence Day weekend with Palm Coast fireworks on July 3
Palm Coast’s free “Fireworks in the Park” display will begin at 9 p.m. June 3 at Central Park at 975 Central Avenue in Town Center.
Pre-fireworks family fun will be provided by the Flagler Education Foundation beginning at 5 p.m. at Central Park, and benefit Flagler Schools programs and scholarships.
The evening will include live entertainment, family fun and games, free prizes, music, dancing, bounce houses, and a cookout.
Beach 92.7FM and Kix Country 98.7FM will provide music and entertainment. Food and drinks will be available for purchase, and coolers and pop-up tents are allowed.
For more information about Fireworks in the Park, contact Palm Coast Parks and Recreation at 986-2323.
Independence Day ceremony to be held July 4 at Palm Coast’s Heroes Park
The city of Palm Coast will have a public Independence Day ceremony titled “By the Dawn’s Early Light” at 8 a.m. Saturday, July 4 at Heroes Memorial Park at 2860 Palm Coast Parkway NW.
Guest speakers will be Palm Coast Mayor Jon Netts and Ted St. Pierre, past president of the Sons of the American Revolution, Flagler Chapter.
Elected officials from Palm Coast and Flagler County will take part in a reading of the Declaration of Independence, the Palm Coast Community Band will perform The Star-Spangled Banner and America the Beautiful, and the presentation of colors will be done by the Palm Coast Fire Department Honor Guard.
The city has encouraged everyone in the community to attend. In case of rain, the ceremony will be held at nearby Fire Station 21, at 9 Corporate Drive.