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Entertainment:

Activities scheduled for the 2015 celebration are

Decorated Bike and Doll Carriage Parade starting at 4pm - including ribbons and ice cream for the participants

Disc Jockey music, starting after the Bike and Doll Carriage parade

Carnival Games

Food, featuring our Third annual food truck event, featuring many of Boston's finest food trucks! This year's trucks are The Dining Car, Captain Marden'sAway Cafe, Cookie Monstah, Boston Burger CompanyThe Pasta Pot, Ruby's Ice Cream and Frozen Lemonade, The Slush King, and Basanona Brew!

Roaming Railroad, and slot racing game,

Climbing Wall (note: participants may wish to bring their own helmets)

4:30 - Dusk:  The New England Revolution street team, including an inflatable soccer goal and an Xbox/FIFA 15 setup. A Revs Academy coach will be available for kids to speak with a coach and learn a few skills!

and fun throughout the late afternoon and evening! 

Bandstand concert, 8:00-9:30pm, featuring the 33-piece U.S. Navy Band Northeast Pops Ensemble. 

Pie eating contest near the bandstand at 7 PM, with a $50 prize to the first place finisher!
Sign up earlier in the evening at the main gate at Beach Street (just ask one of the organizers in the red shirts).

 

Make sure to take lots of pictures for our first annual #Sharon4TheWin Photo Contest!

The Sharon Independence Day Celebration Committee is proud to announce our first annual photo contest!  It's a great way to share some great photos of this year's celebration and have some fun!  The winner receives a 4-pack of tickets to see the New England Revolution's July 18th match vs. New York City FC at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, courtesy of the New England Revolution!

All you have to do is tweet us a picture taken on July 3, 2015 during the Sharon Independence Day Celebration using Twitter to @sharonjuly4 with the hashtag #Sharon4TheWin 

Pictures must be posted by Tuesday, July 7 at 3 PM. The Sharon Independence Day Committee will announce the winner on Wednesday, July 8, and will contact the winner via Twitter direct message to arrange for ticket delivery.  All content must be family friendly and abide by the Twitter Rules (posted at https://support.twitter.com/articles/18311-the-twitter-rules)  Any questions?  Tweet @sharonjuly4 or email sharonjuly4@gmail.com  

 

We are looking for community organizations to sell food, run amusement booths, etc.  If you are interested in this shared fundraising opportunity, please contact us at sharonjuly4@gmail.com.