Celebrate the 4th of July in Penfield NY

Summer is officially here which means the 4th of July is just around the corner! We’ve collected some great ideas to help you celebrate in style whether you’re going to be running, baking, miniature golfing or throwing your own party! As we pause to remember what makes our country great, please know what an honor and a privilege it is to serve you every day!

Fireworks, Parades and More:

We’ve included a listing of all the events in the area. Here’s a sneak peek at what’s going on in Penfield:

Fourth of July Fun in Penfield

PARADE at 2:00 pm – PHS to Penfield Community Center
**All parade route arteries will be closed during the parade**

Parade Marshals: Mr. Steve Pellow
Parade Emcee: John Kucko

Featuring: Penfield Fire Company & Band, Towpath Volunteers Fife & Drum, Downbeat Percussion, York Lions Steel Band, and more! 

Harris Whalen Park, 5:00 – 10:00 pm

Great food and kids activities!
Music: Black Rabbit and Dog House

FIREWORKS at 10:00 pm

Food for the 4th!

Maybe you have been asked to bring a dessert or a dish to pass. Fear not! Here are some simple ideas and not so simple ideas depending on your skill set:

Try Vanilla Cream Fruit Tart from Red Tricycle that has a whole page of red, white and blue desserts and snacks.

Clean up is a snap if you grill in foil! Pinterest has some great ideas that are sure to please, not to mention some great side dishes!

And, if you’re the one hosting, while everyone else brings the dish to pass, choose one of these easy ideas to decorate from Epicurious.

4th of July on the Run!

Maybe you are one of those healthy people that like to run! There are plenty of opportunities in the area.

Fleet Feet Firecracker 5 mile (certified)

Location: Perinton Park, Fairport, NY
Entry fee: Pre-entry $20.00/$22.00 — post-entry $25.00

Contact: Yellowjacket Racing

Saturday, 04 July, 2014, 8:00 a.m.

Brighton Chamber of Commerce July 4th 5k

Location: Brighton High School, Brighton, NY
Entry fee: Pre-entry $20.00/$22.00 — post-entry $25.00

Contact: Yellowjacket Racing

Saturday, 04 July, 2014, 8:00 a.m.

Irondequoit 10k and 2 Mile Races

Location: Christ the King Church, 445 Kings Highway, Irondequoit, NY
Entry fee: Pre-entry $16.00/$18.00 — post-entry $20.00

Contact: Charles Tanck

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Penfield is a lively town, located on the southern tip of Irondequoit Bay and just outside of the City of Rochester. Follow this blog to discover more of what our town has to offer; from great local businesses to awesome events, we'll cover it all!

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