Activities scheduled for the 2016 celebration are

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

Clown show at 4:30 at the bandstand

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

Carnival Games

Food, featuring our fourth annual food truck event, featuring many of Boston's finest food trucks! This year's trucks are 

 Captain Marden'sAway CafeChik ChakStoked Pizza Co.,  Boston's Baddest Burger and Sandwich Co.Bon MeRuby's Ice Cream and Frozen Lemonade, and more to be announced soon!

Roaming Railroad, and slot racing game,

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

and fun throughout the late afternoon and evening! 

Bandstand concert, 8:00-9:30pm, featuring the Whole Earth Orchestra!

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 second 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! Prizes include gift certificates to Marathon Sports... other prizes to be announced soon.

All you have to do is tweet us a picture taken on July 3, 2016 during the Sharon Independence Day Celebration using Twitter to @sharonjuly4 with the hashtag #Sharon4TheWin 

Pictures must be posted by Wednesday, July 7 at 3 PM. The Sharon Independence Day Committee will announce the winner on Thursday, 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.