6/28/15 - 1:00pm
- The fireworks show starts at 9:30 this evening! In addition, there will be some food and kiddie rides opening at 6:00pm in the High School parking lot. Parking passes will be valid tonight. Please arrive early for best parking - some areas will not be available this evening. Please check this updated list of available parking locations in the area. Come and enjoy the fun.
6/27/15 - 4:15pm
- Due to threatening lightning and thunderstorms this evening, the
fireworks extravaganza scheduled for tonight has been postponed until
Sunday, June 28th at 9:30pm. Parking passes will be valid for Sunday
evening. See you then!
6/27/15 - 1:00pm - All events for today are still on as scheduled. We are monitoring the weather throughout the day and will announce changes as necessary. Check back here for updates and sign up for alerts via Twitter, Facebook and Nixle to the right.
Important Update Concerning Fireworks: - The Montville Township 4th of July Committee is continuing to monitor the weather forecasts. With a strong possibility of thundershowers Saturday evening, it may be necessary to postpone the fireworks until Sunday, June 28, at 9:30pm. Please check back here for updates. Alerts will also be broadcast via Nixle, Twitter, and Facebook. You can sign up for any of these alerts by clicking on the icons to the right.
Rides, Parade, Fireworks…The choices of patriotic fun are
endless at the Montville Township Independence Day Celebration!
of Montville’s Independence
Day Celebration will take place on Thursday, June 25, 2015 through Saturday,
June 27, 2015. The activities officially
begin on Thursday, June 25 at 6pm
with the rides and food open through 11pm. Unlimited ride wrist bands
are available for purchase in advance (by midnight on Wednesday, June 24) for
$25, or at the carnival for $30.
The fun continues on Friday,
June 26 with live music starting at 5:30pm.
Rides and food open at 6pm and continue through midnight.
The parade is back this year! The parade start time is 1pm on Saturday, June 27. The parade will start at Gathering Road, go north on Changebridge Road,
right onto Horseneck Road,
and end at the Montville
The VFW presentation of the colors will start promptly at 2:00pm. The Montville Idol competition will wrap up
with the Final competition scheduled for 2:30pm.
The 3-day celebration event will conclude with a fabulous
fireworks display on Saturday
evening at 9:30pm. The public will be
dazzled by the fireworks show that will be precisely set to music.
For more information, please visit the Montville Township Independence
Day Celebration 2015 website at www.montville4th.com.
Parking will be limited for the fireworks. Please check this list of available parking locations in the area.
The Montville Township Police Department has advised that the activities on Saturday (Parade and Fireworks) will cause street closures and alternate traffic patterns. Details can be found in these advisories and a map of the affected roads:
Traffic Advisory - Parade -- Traffic Advisory - Fireworks-1 -- Traffic Advisory - Fireworks-2 -- Street Map