ASBURY PARK, NJ - Councilman Jim Bruno, Chairperson of the Asbury Park 4th of July Parade committee has announced that the 8th Annual City of Asbury Park Fourth of July Parade will be held on Monday, July 4th at 1:00pm.  The parade starts at Cookman and Grand Avenue and continues down Main Street onto Fifth Ave. to Ocean Avenue.  The reviewing stand will be on Fifth Avenue between Kingsley and Ocean Avenues, and the judges will be there to choose the best entries in various categories.

“There will be a wide variety of bands including the Hegeman String Band from Philadelphia, American Celts Pipe and Drums to name a few. Our local Fire Departments will be participating along with a number of community and civic groups” said Councilman Bruno. Additional attractions for the kids will be located in Bradley Park.  “Please join us for this extravaganza” says Bruno.

The Asbury Park July Fourth Parade Committee extends sincere thanks to the sponsors who make the parade and fireworks possible through their generous donations.  Our sponsors this year are iStar Financial Inc., Ansell, Grimm & Aaron, McManimon & Scotland, LLC, Advent Insurance Services, Asbury Park UEZ, Asbury Park Fishing Club, David A. Kaplan, CPA, Asbury Park Fire Department, Brown & Brown Metro, Inc, Harry Haushalter, Jimmys Restaurant, Madison Marquette, Ruderman and Glickman, Rumson Fair Haven Bank, Angela Scott Cheswick, Campbell, Foley, Lee, Murphy & Cernigliaro and McCloone’s Asbury Park, LLC.

The activities will culminate with spectacular fireworks on the Second and Fourth Avenue beaches at approximately 9:30pm.  Please join us for a fun filled day and evening.