Having been canceled because of the pandemic last year, New Fairfield is once again hosting a 4th of July parade. A ceremony will be held at Memorial Field after the parade, which is slated to step off at 9:30am. The New Fairfield Lion's Club is sponsoring the parade, which will march from the Senior Center, to Route 39 past Town Hall and to the field. Over 40 groups are participating.
The New Milford Chamber of Commerce is hosting a fireworks show in honor of Independence Day. The fireworks show is also being sponsored by New Milford Hospital, which is celebrating its 100th birthday this year. The National Anthem will be performed on the New Milford Town Green at 6:30pm tomorrow, followed by live music and then the fireworks show. The Lions Club Carnival at Young’s Field is also being held.
Fireworks will once again blast off in Ridgefield to mark Independence Day. The family celebration is slated for Monday at Ridgefield High School. Gates open at 6pm with fireworks beginning at dusk. Proceeds form the 20-dollar parking pass will go to the Family Fourth Committee. Passes can be purchased through the town’s website, at town hall or at Fairfield County Bank in Ridgefield. The rain date is Tuesday.