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Celebrate 4th of July near Union Park

July 1st, 2016


4th of July near Union Park

Summer is in full swing and with 4th of July right around the corner Union Park in Wesley Chapel is gearing up for fireworks, picnics and patriotic celebrations. Check out these top picks for celebrating America this 4th of July near Union Park!

Lutz Independence Day Festival is hosted every year to celebrate the 4th with a 5k run and family walk. This year, in addition to a 5k, the Lutz Festival will have a cake auction, elect the new Guv’na of Lutz and host a parade. Fun for the whole family! Enjoy your 4th of July in full celebration at the Lutz Independence Day Festival. Events start at the Lutz Branch Library.

Sparklebration in Dade City is a true version of small town American life. From hotdog and watermelon eating contests to petting zoos, games, food trucks and more – Sparklebration is the perfect place to get in full patriotic swing. Enjoy fireworks Saturday, July 2nd and all the small town fun at the Pasco County Fairgrounds this weekend starting at 3:00 p.m. Check out www.pascocountyfair.com for more information.

Craig Park 4th of July Picnic is held in beautiful Tarpon Springs (only a short drive from Union Park). Modeled after traditional 4th of July celebration, the old fashioned picnic features a hot dog eating contest, bounce houses, yard games, a waterslide, paddleboarding and more. The picnic will be held on July 4th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m..  Fireworks in Tarpon Springs are a wonderful sight to see with the family and you can jump on board one of Spongeorama’s boats to take a fireworks cruise with the family on the Gulf of Mexico. Seats fill up quick so make sure to call and reserve your spot at (727) 943-2164.

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