ANSONIA – The Ansonia July 4th celebration is once again planning several activities for this year’s celebration. Visitors can enjoy or participate in the following:
* Softball tournaments on July 4, 5, and 6 (entry fee is $150 per team). For more info contact Jason, 564-0295.
* Horseshoe tournaments on July 4, 6 p.m.
* Bingo at the Ansonia American Legion on July 4 and 5, 3-6 p.m.
* Firework will be on July 4 at dusk
* 5K Race on July 4, 9 a.m. will start and finish at the school.
* Parade on July 4 will start at 12:30 p.m.; line up at First Church of God. All entries accepted the day of the parade. The Grand Marshall will be announced at a later date.
* They will have games sponsored by Ansonia Youth Football.
* Little Mr. & Misses Red White & Blue Pageant will be on July 4, 10 a.m. at Ansonia Local Schools in the cafetorium registration at 9:45 a.m. ages are 3 to 6 must be in the Ansonia School District. There is a $5 entry fee.
* Shelly Lynn will be the entertainment on July 4 at 3 p.m.
* A Chicken Barbeque will be held at 1 p.m. at the American Legion from Rocky Bernard.
* The National Kiddie Tractor Pull will be on July 5 at noon; sign up will begin at 11:30 a.m. at the Barn for ages are 3-4, 5-6, and 7-8.
* Cornhole tournament will be at 2 p.m. on July 5 (cost is $20 a team). Contact Jen Knick, 417-0144, for more information.
* A Quarter Auction Fireworks Fundraiser will be June 27 at the Ansonia American Legion; doors open at 6 p.m. and the auction starts at 7 p.m. Paddles are $2 each or three for $5.
Also the Ansonia Community Celebration Committee is in need for volunteers, and they would like to thank all of their sponsors and volunteers.
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