Posted June 29, 2009
LOCAL 4th of JULY CELEBRATIONS
4th of July at the Point
The "unsponsored" Alligator Point 4th of July parade will take place this Saturday. Participants usually line up around 4:00 PM at the Marina.
Fireworks are around 9:30ish at the S curves; about mid-way between the water tower and the marina.
4th of July Celebration in Sopchoppy (from posting at www.wakulla.com)
This year’s parade will begin at 4 p.m. and the Sopchoppy City Park will open at 5 p.m. The downtown Sopchoppy merchants will offer special activities, live music, food and more during the day leading up to the parade.
4th of July Celebration at Shell Point (from posting at www.wakulla.com)
8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.: Pancake Breakfast fundraiser at the Coast Guard Auxiliary. Pancakes, sausage, coffee or juice for $5
12:00 Noon to 1:00 p.m.: Golf Cart Parade. Registration for awards and line up at 11:30 a.m. at Pebble Court. The parade will pass ABYC and folks at the club will decide which float gets the ABYC Award.
2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.: Ice Cream Social fundraiser, also for the auxiliary, AND dinghy races in the basin. For the latter, spectators can bring a lawn chair and cool drinks.
4:00 p..m.: Parade Awards Presentation
4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.: Hot dogs and hamburgers at the auxiliary; fundraiser for the Shell Point Volunteer Fire Department.
Dark-thirty: Fireworks on the beach or arrange a boat viewing with friends.