21st Annual Southbury Celebration tomorrow, Saturday, Sept. 21 from 4:30 to 8:30 pm!
Food! Fun! Fireworks! Please bring your lawn chairs and blankets and get set for a terrific evening of fun and celebration for all ages.
Musical performances will be provided by talented high school and other local musicians. Also, the Pomperaug High School Honorary Music Society, Tri-M officers will be providing music and stage support during the event.The master of Master of Ceremonies will be Jim Tornatore.
No alcohol and no pets are permitted at the event. Caution should be exercised with service animals due to the large crowds and fireworks noises.
Extensive free parking is on the STS Great Front Lawn. Due to congested event traffic and safety concerns, there will be no pedestrian walking, no vehicle parking and no parent "drop off/pick up" along Route 172. Handicap and Special Needs parking is available at the Lake Stibbs parking lot. A short-term drop off and pick up area will be located across from the handicapped parking lot on Rt. 172. A free shuttle bus will depart from Heritage Village paddock at 5:30 pm and from Grace Meadows Senior Housing at 5:45 pm. Reservations are required for the shuttle. Heritage Village resident's sign-up at HV Activities and Grace Meadow residents at their community center. The bus will return immediately after the fireworks at approximately 8:15 pm.
Due to an increase in cases of Eastern Equine encephalitis virus (EEEV) this year, it is suggested that residents wear long sleeves, long pants clothing and/or use mosquito repellent.
This is a free community event and takes place at Lake Stibbs Field, Southbury Training School, 1461 South Britain Road, Southbury.
Visit the Town website for additional information: www.southbury-ct.org