The 2017 Schedule of Events:

Sunday, June 25, 2017:

9:00 AM - Sharon Five Road Race - a Sharon tradition for over 50 years...  For more information and online registration, go to our Road Race page

Monday, July 3, 2017:

4:00 PM - Bicycle and Doll Carriage Parade - the parade will travel on Beach Street to the bandstand.  (Line up at Beech Tree Park [corner of Pond St and Beach Street] at 3:45 PM, and admire all the decorations!)

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM - the ReMax balloon will be set up at the high school fields (across the street from the entrance to Memorial Park Beach, with free balloon rides from 4:00PM - 6:00PM!

4:30 PM - 9:30 PM - Lakeside Celebration, including:

4:30PM - Face Painting and craft activities, at the picnic tables on the grass outside the bandstand, organized by the Sharon Recreation Department

4:30 - Performance at the bandstand by Circus Dynamics - enjoy juggling, magic, and stunts...

A variety of food and drinks will be sold by Sharon community organizations.

Sharon's fifth annual Food Truck Fair - featuring some of the Boston area's finest food trucks.  Plenty of food choices are available to have dinner at the celebration!  Scheduled to appear are...

 Captain Marden's "The Cod Squad", Away Cafe,  Teri-Yummy, Moyzilla, Spicy Salaa, Ruby's Ice Cream and Frozen Lemonade, and more!

- Carnival Games

- Train Rides and slot car racing from  Roaming Railroad . The Roaming Railroad is a Sharon Independence Day Celebration tradition!

- 8:30 PM - Pie Eating Contest ($50 first place prize, must be 18 years or older to participate.   Sign up at the main gate with a Sharon Independence Day Committee member)

- Live music (6:30 until 9:30), featuring the Dixie Diehards - featuring upbeat traditional New Orleans jazz music

9:30PM -  Fireworks!

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 second  annual photo contest!  It's a great way to share some great photos of this year's celebration and have some fun!  

All you have to do is tweet us a picture taken on July 3, 2017 during the Sharon Independence Day Celebration using Twitter to @sharonjuly4 with the hashtag #Sharon4TheWin .  Grand prize of 4 tickets to see the New England Revolution for the 2017 match of your choice, plus additional prizes to be announced!  See our Contest Page for more details.

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