Recreation Department Celebrates Independence Day with Annual Fireworks Celebration

GREENFIELDOn Saturday, July 6, at Beacon Field, the Greenfield Recreation Department is hosting its annual Fireworks Celebration in recognition of Independence Day. The festivities begin at 4:00 p.m. and include various talented performers and skilled vendors. A rain date is currently scheduled for Sunday, July 7.

“Our Recreation Department always makes special occasions even more memorable,” said Mayor Virginia “Ginny” Desorgher. “We hope everyone can join us for this year’s Fireworks Celebration, and, if interested, consider donating to support our Recreation Department.”

“We look forward to the fireworks lighting up the sky as we celebrate our nation’s freedom with our community!” Said Christy Moore, Recreation Director. “The dazzling array of shells will be a true pyrotechnic salute to America.”

Below is the full schedule of events for the Fireworks Celebration:

  • 4:00 p.m. – Mixed music
  • 5:15 p.m. – Steve Ellis of AfterGlo
  • 6:00 p.m. – Dead Collective
  • 7:10 p.m. – Fortin Family Award
  • 7:15 p.m. – Wildcat O’Halloran Band
  • 8:30 p.m. – Greenfield Military Band
  • 9:30 p.m. – National Anthem performance by Adelaide Ehle
  • 9:35 p.m. – Fireworks

The Fireworks Celebration is made possible annually through fundraising by the Recreation Department and Recreation Commission. Community contributions are what make the firework festivities a reality, whether it is through participation in fundraising events, such as the Cornhole Tournament and indoor mini golf, or community donations.

Currently, the Recreation Department is below its fundraising goal for this year’s Fireworks Celebration. If interested in donating, please visit or contact the Recreation Department at (413) 772-1553.

The Recreation Department would like to thank this year’s sponsors:

Big Bang Sponsors

Gilmore and Farrell Insurance Agency, Inc.

Razzle Dazzle Sponsors

Greenfield Savings Bank

Kaboom-Kaboom Sponsors

Judd Wire Inc., Witty’s Funeral Homes, Coca-Cola Greenfield, Blackmer Insurance Agency, Patridge-Zschau Insurance, Suburban Propane, A-1 Enterprises

Ooooh-Ahhhh Sponsors

Freedom Credit Union, Greenfield Cooperative Bank, Franklin Community Co-op