The City of Holyoke's July 4th Fireworks Celebration will take place on Friday, June 27th, 2014, with the rain date of Saturday, June 28th, 2014, on the beautiful grounds of Holyoke Community College, located on Homestead Avenue. "This is always a great family-friendly event that allows the entire community to celebrate the Fourth of July. As always, I would like to thank the dedicated staff of the Parks and Recreation Department, Holyoke Gas & Electric, and the other city employees and volunteers whose planning ensures that this event runs smoothly year after year."
The City of Holyoke fireworks are sponsored each year by Holyoke Gas & Electric and the event is hosted by Holyoke Community College. Mayor Morse encourages everyone to come early to enjoy the music and food. There will also be many activities for children. The event begins at 6:00 P.M., with the fireworks display scheduled to start at dusk.Vendors interested in taking part in the event should contact the Parks & Recreation Department to obtain a permit application at (413) 322-5620. The permit fee is $150.00. No alcoholic beverages or bottles are allowed on the premises. Only vendors permitted in advance will be allowed on site.For additional information contact the Mayor's office at (413) 322-5510.