July 2 - Celebrate 4th of July with a BANG!

Post date: Jul 2, 2014 8:38:41 PM

College Park

UMD Concert and Fireworks, July 4th, BEGINNING at 7:00 pm, UMD, Lot 1

The University of Maryland and the City of College Park are once again breaking out the red, white and blue for a fabulous Independence Day celebration. A free concert and fireworks spectacular are on tap for Friday, July 4, 2014 at the University of Maryland in Lot 1 adjacent to Campus Drive off Adelphi Road. Residents are invited to enjoy The Nightlife Band with their performance starting at 7:00 p.m. Extravaganza will then entertain us at dusk - about 9:00 p.m. You can expect a 30 to 40 minute program.

In case of storm or weather warning siren seek shelter in Cole (Field House) Student Activity Center. In case of rain cancellation, there will be only fireworks on Saturday, July 5.

Concessions open at 5:00 p.m. offering hamburgers, hot dogs, funnel cakes, ice cream, snow cones, soda and bottled water. Grass seating is limited, so bring your lawn chairs and blankets. Personal coolers are also allowed. Great family fun! For more information: Call: 240-487-3570.


Buddy Attick Park, 555 Crescent Rd., Greenbelt, Maryland. (301) 397-2200. Entertainment begins at 4 p.m. Fireworks at dusk.


July 5, 2014. Granville Gude Park, Laurel Lake, Laurel, Maryland. (301) 725-5300 ext. 44. Parade at 11 a.m. Fireworks at dusk.