Starting at 6 pm there will be games, entertainment, and vendors including grilled foods, drinks, and the ever-popular kettle corn and funnel cakes. Get there early to get a great picnic spot under the stars!
Bring a blanket or lawn chairs and enjoy the sounds of a popular music band,
"Just Duet - with Friends" playing at 7:00 pm on the mobile stage. There will also be a warm-up band this year at 6:00 pm -
"Perfectly Sharp" - a seasoned jazz quintet from Montgomery High School's own jazz band. After the Star Spangled Banner at dusk (approx. 9:15 pm), there will be a spectacular display of patriotic fireworks, sure to bring out the kid in everyone. This year's grand finale is rumored to be especially grand!
After the Star Spangled Banner, at dusk (approx. 9:15 pm) there will be a spectacular display of patriotic fireworks, sure to bring out the kid in everyone. This year's grand finale is rumored to be especially grand!
This free event is funded in part by contributions from corporations, small business leaders, individual citizens, and fees from high quality vendors and non - profit organizations.
Mayor Patricia Graham, Deputy Mayor Ed Trzaska, and the entire Township Committee invite and encourage the Montgomery community to come together, honor the nation, and enjoy a night out with our families and friends.
The celebration will take place on the front lawn of Montgomery High School, 1014 Rt. 601, Skillman, NJ 08558.
NOTE: PRIORITY PARKING PASSES FOR THE HIGH SCHOOL PARKING LOT ARE ALMOST GONE. A LIMITED NUMBER MAY STILL BE PURCHASED AT THE RECREATION DEPT. AT THE OTTO KAUFMAN COMMUNITY CENTER, 356 SKILLMAN ROAD FOR $15. OPEN DAILY 8 AM to 9 PM, M-F.
Handicapped parking spots will be available at the high school at no charge with handicapped parking tag.
Free parking will be available at the Upper Middle School in the main parking lot where there will be shuttle buses to and from the high school. Buses will run from 6 pm to 11 pm and more buses have been added this year for your convenience. There will also be limited parking in Skillman Park. There will be no parking this year in the field adjacent to Otto Kaufman Community Center.
Reminders: THIS IS A NON-ALCOHOL EVENT. ALL PETS MUST REMAIN AT HOME FOR THEIR OWN SAFETY.
We wish to express much gratitude to Chairman George Jarvis and the Fireworks Fundraising Committee who have worked extremely hard to see that our Independence Day Celebration tradition continues in Montgomery Township.
"Most of all, the spectacular fireworks will be the star of the show! My thanks to our corporate sponsors, who support us year after year, and help ensure that the Montgomery Fireworks provide joy and fun to our entire community!" Mr. Jarvis concluded.