Celebrate the Fourth of July in North Reading with a carnival, live music, fireworks and more. Festivities start on July 3 and end on July 6, according to the Fourth of July Committee.
Start celebrating the Fourth of July on July 3 with a carnival preview in the evening at Ipswich River Park.
The carnival and vendor booths open again on July 4 at noon and stay open until 10 p.m. A D.J. will play all day at the gazebo. There will be an opening ceremony on July 4 from noon to 1:30 p.m. There will be patriotic parades including the doll carriage, bike and dog parade from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Fireworks start at dusk.
On July 5, the carnival and vendor booths open again at noon and stay open until 10 p.m. The movie area, on the grass next to Central Street, opens at 7:30 p.m. There will be a movie shown under the stars at dusk.
The carnival and booths open again on July 6 at noon and stay open until 10 p.m. Live bands will play from 1 until 8 p.m.