4th of July in Fairport NY

29 Jun

Summer is officially here which means the 4th of July is just around the corner!   We’ve collected some great ideas to help you celebrate in style whether you’re going to be running, baking, miniature golfing or throwing your own party!   As we pause to remember what makes our country great, please know what an honor and a privilege it is to serve you every day!

Fireworks, Parades and More:

We’ve included a listing of all the events in the area.  Here’s what’s happening in our town:

Saturday, July 4, 2014  in Fairport


Summer is here!  We’re excited to host another 4th of July Parade for our wonderful Village and Town.

Schedule of Events:

  • 8am: Firecracker 5 Mile Race at Perinton Park (see more details below)
    • 10am: Parade (starts at Whitney Road and 250)
  • 11am: Party in the Park
    • Activities for kids & adults
  • 12:30pm – 4:30pm: Skycoasters

Food for the 4th!

Maybe you have been asked to bring a dessert or a dish to pass.  Fear not!  Here are some simple ideas and not so simple ideas depending on your skill set:

Try these parfaits suggested by the Democrat and Chronicle which has a whole page of red, white and blue desserts and snacks.

Clean up is a snap if you grill in foil!   Food Network has some great ideas that are sure to please, not to mention some great side dishes!


And, if you’re the one hosting, while everyone else brings the dish to pass, choose one of these easy ideas to decorate from Epicurious

4th of July on the Run!

Maybe you are one of those healthy people that like to run! There are plenty of opportunities in the area.  For a complete listing of races all summer, click here.  Here’s a few that are nearby:

Saturday, 04 July, 2014, 7:30 a.m.

Fleet Feet Firecracker 5 mile (certified)

Location: Perinton Park, Fairport, NY
Entry fee: Pre-entry $20.00/$22.00 — post-entry $25.00

Contact: Yellowjacket Racing

Friday, 04 July, 2014, 8:00 a.m.

If you’re looking for more or less miles:

Irondequoit 10k and 2 Mile Races

Location: Christ the King Church, 445 Kings Highway, Irondequoit, NY
Entry fee: Pre-entry $16.00/$18.00 — post-entry $20.00

Contact: Charles Tanck

•  585-467-4993

•  Email 

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