We are a group of volunteers who have organized and produced the July 4th Independence Day Celebration for many years. This year's committee members include Sean Powers, Tom Bowes, Matt Sisk, Joe Zarrella, Kathy Bowes, Toni Phripp, Carol Phripp, Carol Kippenhan, Marta Googins, Carolyn Loud, Chris Casey, Christine Casey, Kate Naughton, Mike Naughton & DJ Crazy Eddy Kelley. This year due to the calendar of June and July 4th, the parade and celebration will take place on Saturday, July 1, 2017. It annually attracts in excess of 25,000 residents and visitors to our high school grounds for the activities. Every year it is a "labor of love" struggle to host this spectacular family day celebration.
The Stars and Stripes Parade begins at 11:45 AM from the parking lot of the Registry of Motor Vehicles, Bayshore Athletic Club, takes a right out of the parking lot onto Plain St and then a quick right onto Hancock St and proceeds north on Hancock St through South Braintree Square.
Celebrations kicks off at 2 PM at Braintree High School with one of the largest food truck festivals on the South Shore. Live entertainment starts at 3 PM through the night leading up to Fireworks at 10 PM!
Starting at 2 PM One of the largest food truck festivals to be held on the South Shore with thirty widely different trucks from all over New England offering something for everyone! All trucks will offer a wide variety of menu price options that can fit into any family's budget! Food Truck Festival!