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Fireworks Spectacular
July 3, 2014. Fireworks go off at 9:30 p.m.
Watch the Fireworks Show LIVE
on ABC 22 at 9 p.m.
Events
The Burlington Parks and Recreation Department is asking the public to not bring pets or sparklers to the fireworks show. Click on the points on the map to find activities and events at that location.


Map Key: A: Boathouse, B: Battery Park, C: Waterfront Park, D: Perkins Pier


Boathouse
- Contois School of Music Band from 8 to 9:30 p.m. and 10 to 11 p.m.
- Dan Marcotte AirShow from 8:30 to 8:45 p.m.
Battery Park
- Burlington Concert Band and the 40th Army Band playing from 4:30 to 9 p.m.



Waterfront Park
- Sambatucada: 7 -8 p.m.
- St. Andrew's Pipeband of Vermont: 6 -7 p.m.
- Star 92.9, 101.3 ESPN, and Planet 96.7 broadcasting LIVE from 4 - 9 p.m.
- Top Hat Family Fun Park (inflatables and a photo booth): 2 - 8 p.m.
- Price Chopper Bounce House: 4 - 9 p.m.
Perkins Pier
- Root 7: 5 - 7 p.m.
- Rick and the Ramblers: 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
- 98.9 WOKO, 99.9 The Buzz, KOOL 105, and WIZN broadcasting LIVE from 5:30 - 9 p.m


Souvenirs will be sold at the Waterfront, Battery Park, Perkins Pier, Oakledge, and North Beach.
Food Vendors will be at the Waterfront, Perkins Pier, Battery Park, and North Beach.
Travel Info
Parking
Perkins Pier Parking available for $10 (cars), $20 (trailers).

Waterfront Parking Lot, available for handicap and seasonal boaters only on a first come, first serve bases as the lot fills by 3 p.m.

City Parking Garages: $5 charge will be collected as you enter, after 4 p.m. Gates will be open at the end of the evening. City parking garages include the Marketplace Garage, Lakeview (Macy's), and College Street (Hilton Burlington).

*Anyone who parks at the Waterfront or Perkins Pier may have to wait up to an hour after the fireworks end due to pedestrian and bus traffic.

CCTA College Street Shuttle
Park in downtown garages and take the shuttle down College Street. Shuttles will run every 30 minutes from 6:15 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. every 15 minutes and from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. every 30 minutes. No shuttle service will be provided after 9 p.m.

Park and Ride
Park and Ride runs from the Patrick Gym parking lot. Buses will run from 3:45 p.m. until 11:30 p.m. Cost is $1 roundtrip. Children under 5 are free for each fare paying adult.

CCTA buses will be waiting at 1 Main Street at 10 p.m. for the return trip. Buses will make continuous trips until 11:30 p.m.


Fireworks Express
Tickets are $15 per person round trip. Children under 2 ride free.
Parking will be available at the Shelburne Town Office and at the magic Hat Brewing Company on Bartlett Bay Road and Charlotte Park and Ride.

Purchase tickets. Reservations are strongly suggested. Tickets are available on-site, but must be purchased with cash.
Trains will leave Burlington about 15 minutes after the fireworks. Departing time is approximately 10:30 p.m.

Trains can be taken back at 6 p.m. and 7:15 for an extra fee.

Train 1:
Leaves Charlotte 5:30 p.m.
Leaves Shelburne 5:45 p.m.
Leaves South Burlington 5:50 p.m.
Arrives in Burlington 6:00 p.m.

Train 2:
Leaves Charlotte 6:45 p.m.
Leaves Shelburne 7:00 p.m.
Leaves South Burlington 7:05 p.m.
Arrives in Burlington 7:15 p.m.

Train 3:
Leaves Charlotte 8:00 p.m.
Leaves Shelburne 8:15 p.m.
Leaves South Burlington 8:20 p.m.
Arrives in Burlington 8:30 p.m.

Boating
The harbor closes at 8:30 p.m. Boat traffic from King Street Dock or Perkins Pier should exit the harbor to the south only.
All watercraft, including canoes and kayaks must have working lights if they are on the water after dusk.

*No boat traffic zone has been extended to include the entire inner harbor from the north end of the breakwater to the south end.
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