FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 4, 2017
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North Hempstead 2017 Memorial Day Fireworks Extravaganza Slated for May 27
North Hempstead Beach Park, 6 p.m.
North Hempstead, NY – Town of North Hempstead Supervisor Judi Bosworth and the Town Board announce that the Memorial Day Fireworks and Commemoration Ceremony, with title sponsor NEFCU and media sponsor Kiss Products Inc., will be held at North Hempstead Beach Park on Saturday, May 27, with the program beginning at 6 p.m.
This year, the Memorial Day Fireworks and Commemoration Ceremony will a feature fireworks display by Charles Rappa, musical entertainment from both Desert Highway, an Eagles tribute band, and DJ Kev Dee, who will be playing popular songs from today and yesterday, students from New Hyde Park Memorial High School singing the National Anthem. Scenic North Hempstead Beach Park offers a boardwalk along the water and picnic areas so visitors can enjoy a start to the summer season.
“Each year we look forward to hosting our Memorial Day Fireworks Ceremony at North Hempstead Beach Park,” said Supervisor Bosworth. “The event recognizes our Veterans and pays tribute to those who have made the ultimate sacrifice fighting for our freedom. We invite all Town residents to join us for a beautiful evening.”
The program will start at 6 p.m. Fireworks will begin at darkness. Prior to the fireworks a short NHTV film will be shown highlighting some of the Town’s local veterans, as the speak about their service to their country and those who have been lost.
The event is free but vehicles will be charged a $10 parking fee. For more information, please visit www.northhempsteadny.gov or call 311 or (516) 869-6311.