Independence Day Celebration Rescheduled for July 5
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ (June 23, 2021) - After a pandemic-related postponement in 2020, New Brunswick will celebrate Independence Day with live music and a fireworks display over the Raritan River on July 5.
The event, originally scheduled for July 1, was postponed to July 5 due to rain in the July 1 forecast.
Music will begin at 6 p.m. at Boyd Park with performances by Tempo Alegre and Wallstreet.
At 9:20 p.m. attendees will turn their eyes to the sky over the Raritan River to watch a joint fireworks display between New Brunswick and Highland Park.
Attendees are encouraged to bring a chair or a blanket for seating. Public parking is available in the nearby Rutgers Public Safety building parking deck on Neilson Street. Handicapped parking is available in Boyd Park.