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Greece gearing up for July 4th celebration
Greece, N.Y. Greece is bringing July 4 celebrations back after several years without them and taxpayers are not footing the bill.
Donations for 4th of July fireworks in the Town of Greece have totaled $52,000. Businesses such as Wegmans and Doan have contributed.
Town Supervisor Bill Reilich told 13WHAM News that is more than enough to cover the cost of fireworks and other activities.
The celebration will be held at the Town Hall, but spectators cant park there.
Beginning at 3:45 p.m., shuttles will pick people up from Greece Athena High School.
There will be food, vendors, fun and games for kids. Plus a concert from Orleans at 8 p.m. Fireworks will begin around 9:45 p.m.
The town expects 10,000 to 15,000 people. Tents with tables will be on hand to protect people from the weather. The event is free, except for the cost of food.