New York Salutes America Fireworks Extravaganza

Thursday, June 30, 2016

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.

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Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and State Senator Jeff Klein will host the borough’s official kickoff to the Independence Day celebrations—the annual “New York Salutes America” boardwalk festival and fireworks extravaganza at Orchard Beach in The Bronx.

The festival will also feature free activities for the kids, magicians, balloon artists, music performances, and much more.

The event will begin at 6:00 p.m. and the “Bronx Empanada Eating Contest” will start at 7:45 p.m. Contestants will be selected at the beach prior to the contest and must be present to participate. The fireworks show will begin at 9:20 p.m.

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Orchard Beach Pavilion in Pelham Bay Park
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Location Details:
Stage Area, Section 9, on the Boardwalk



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Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and State Senator Jeff Klein


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