TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Fourth of July celebrations planned

Tuesday, July 2, 2013, 12:01 a.m.
 

These Fourth of July celebrations are planned:

Alverton: Fireworks will begin about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Republic Services landfill.

Apollo: Activities on Thursday at Owens Field will include NFL Punt, Pass and Kick Competition at 3 p.m.; salute to the armed forces at 7 p.m.; and fireworks at 10 p.m.

Connellsville: A celebration at 6 p.m. Wednesday on Arch Street (in front of City Hall) will feature food and information booths, children's activities and entertainment. Fireworks are planned for 9:30 p.m.

Masontown: Festivities on Thursday in Masontown German Park will begin with a flag ceremony at 9:30 a.m., followed by children's races, softball tournament, vendors and entertainment. Fireworks are scheduled for 9:30 p.m.

Latrobe: Midway activities are set for 5 to 10 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday in Legion Keener Park. A parade will begin at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Irving Avenue and Ligonier Street, and proceed through downtown. The midway will open at 1 p.m., with a horseshoe-pitching contest set for 2 p.m. Fireworks over the park will begin at 10 p.m. , with a rain date set for 9:30 p.m. Saturday, if necessary. Bingo and entertainment are planned daily.

Ligonier Township: Fireworks will begin at 10 p.m. Thursday, weather permitting, at Idlewild and SoakZone.

Mt. Pleasant: Party in the Park will begin between 5:30 and 6 p.m. Wednesday in Veterans Park. Vendors and a face painter will be on hand. Music by Switch is planned for 7 to 10:15 p.m. in the gazebo, followed by a laser show and fireworks.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Westmoreland

  1. Fall fly-by: Blue Angels stop in Unity to discuss 2015 show
  2. Westmoreland County, state AG to get funds from illegal lottery
  3. Grease in Youngwood sewer system prompts another look at rule
  4. Woman sought in robbery in Unity
  5. Jeannette man pleads guilty to attempting to entice child in Louisiana
  6. Man charged in New Stanton Sunoco robbery
  7. 7 arrested in Latrobe-area drug dealing
  8. Mt. Pleasant Armory to deliver Thanksgiving dinner
  9. Bank told to maintain Hempfield cemetery
  10. Clelian Heights parents rally to keep program put in jeopardy by new federal rule
  11. Westmoreland jail guard accused of selling illegal steroids
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.