Below is 2013 Events, Check back for updates for this year's Celebration, June 28th 2014.
Parade: Steps off from the Hollis School at 11:45 AM. Click on Parade Link for more information.
2:00 PM Games and Rides begin by North American Amusements www.northamericanamusements.com. Food vendors from local groups will be available to satisfy your taste with various delicious fair.
Static display of antique fire engines, A World War Two tank and era vehicles and local public safety vehicles.
Tractor and Hay rides! $2 per person per ride. (Not affiliated with North American Amusements)
4PM-5 PM Teen Talent Contest winners. Local teen artists will perform live on the main stage.
Live Entertainment sponsored by BELD!
5PM – 6:30 PM Returning this year is The Big Nazo Band www.bignazo.com – a group of visual artists, puppet performers, and masked musicians who unite to create bizarre and hilarious larger-than-life sized characters, environments, and spectacles while playing hits that all can dance to.
7PM to 9:30 PM Closing out the evening is The Reminisants www.reminisants.com - The Reminisants have been entertaining audiences of all ages throughout New England since 1973 and feature dance music that appeals to a variety of musical tastes across several generations and have appeared in Braintree in the past and will rock the night away with your favorite music from the 50's to today.
9:30 PM Salute to our soldiers program will honor our returning soldiers from Iraq and Afghanistan.
9:45 PM Raffle prize drawings
10:00 PM Fireworks display by Atlas PyroVision Productions, Inc. www.atlaspyro.com with the fireworks grand finale sponsored by Braintree Firefighters Local 920! The committee is grateful to the Braintree Firefighters local 920 for helping to make this year’s fireworks show the largest display ever of fireworks in support of the committee’s 40th Anniversary of hosting the celebration.
*The rain date is Sunday, June 30 6-10PM with DJ music and kids games starting at 6 PM with the fireworks at 10 PM. Check back for weather and postponement updates.