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Independence Day Fireworks @Greenwich Point Park and Binney Park

July 6 @ 9:35 pm

SATURDAY, JULY 6, 2024….. SUNDAY, JULY 7, 2024 (RAIN DATE)  

The Fireworks at Greenwich Point will start at approximately 9:35 p.m. We are providing the following  information for the Greenwich Point Fireworks Displays on Saturday, July 6, (rain date Sunday, July 7) for your information and assistance:  

 ALL SPECTATORS ARE STRONGLY URGED TO BRING A WORKING FLASHLIGHT  Entry Rules to Greenwich Point as follows: Verified Residents with a OnePass with valid 2024 Park Pass will be required all day. Online ticket sales available 24/7 at  

www.greenwichct.gov/webtrac. Non-Verified Customers require a per person Single Entry Park  Ticket between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. for all ages 5 years and up. A Single-Entry Vehicle Ticket is  always required per vehicle. Online Ticket Sales at www.greenwichct.gov/webtrac Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and in person Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. (or until sold out  for the day at the Cos Cob Dockmaster Office, 94 Strickland Road, Cos Cob, CT 06807.  

  • Please note that Greenwich Point will be closed to all vehicles when parking has reached its capacity or 8:30 p.m., whichever comes first. This also means you will not be allowed to drop off or pick-up passengers and will not be allowed to access the marina area once the Point is closed. Be sure you have everything you need before coming to the Point. The Point will still be  open to walkers, joggers and bicyclists under normal regulations.  
  • Parking in Greenwich Point will be under the direction of Police Officers. Parking for vehicles with  handicap permits will be provided in the Southern end of the first (left) parking row in the main  parking lot for the beach. Overflow parking will be directed to the Clambake Parking Area. Boaters  will be assisted to the marina area.  
  • NO Open Flame Candles, Sparklers, Chinese Fire Lanterns, Bomb Bags, Sky Lanterns,  Snappers or any type of fireworks will be permitted in the Park. Cooking in Greenwich Point  Park is allowed ONLY at Town Grills. (Sec. 7-26). NO glassware is allowed within 200 feet of  the beach. (Sec. 7-50).  
  • Bicycles should be equipped with lights and reflectors. Bikers may need to walk their bikes through  the causeway. Police will establish a walker/biker lane on the causeway to exit the Point after the  Show. Portable lighting will be in place at important locations throughout the Park.  
  • A Police Command Post will be set-up near the main entrance gate. There will be an area for  lost parents/children located at the GEMS field service unit near the South Concession Stand.  GEMS will be on site for first aid coverage. They will have an ambulance on site; a command post  

will be located near the South Concession. Paramedics will patrol the grounds to assist the public.  The fireworks will be shot from the bluff area, past the South Concession Stand. Some of the area  near the shooting spot will be restricted. People are welcome to walk the Point on Fireworks Day,  

but there will be a detour set up around the shooting area and this will be enforced. The view  from anywhere in the Park, particularly on main beach and in the picnic area by the South  Concession Stand, will be outstanding. The Beach Concessions will close during the shows and will  not reopen. Restrooms, including temporary facilities, will be available in the Park.  

  • Greenwich Point Park will close immediately after the Fireworks Display. Please cooperate  with the Police to provide a quick and orderly exit for all.  
  • In the event of inclement weather, call the Recreation Weather Hotline at 203-861-6100.  Enjoy the Show. 

Details

Date:
July 6
Time:
9:35 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.greenwichct.gov/2085/Fireworks

Venue

Greenwich Point Park
11 Tods Driftway
Old Greenwich, CT United States
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