JULY 4th PARADE and CELEBRATION
The NEELD ESTATE July 4th PARADE & CELEBRATION is fast approaching.
Here's some info for you:
DATE: Thursday, July 4th Rain Date: Saturday, July 6th
TIME: Parade starts at 10:00 am, line-up at 9:45 am on Bay Blvd & Bay Parkway
The Huntingtown Fire Department will be part of our parade again this year.
Motorized Vehicles - come down Bay Parkway and line-up starting at the stop sign
Please leave room for the fire equipment to get by.
FESTIVITIES: Begin after the Parade in the Lee's yard - Bay Parkway & the Beach.
FLAG CEREMONY will start our celebration
Prizes are awarded for Parade entries. . . so start planning - decorate your bikes, vehicles, dress-up, be creative, most of all.have fun!
Parade participants - Remember to slow down when passing the Parade Judges so they can make their selections.
GAMES - Shirley Surgent has once again VOLUNTEERED to run the games - she will need volunteers to help... please offer to help.
WATER BALLOON GAMES
BALLOON IN CHAIR RACE
3 LEGGED RACE
EGG IN SPOON RACE
TUG 'O' WAR on the beach
WATERMELON EATING CONTEST
IMPORTANT: The beach in front of the Lee's and Lawson's will be
RESERVED for the TUG 'o' WAR during this event.
Please do not use this beach area until after the celebration.
Best Environmental - Chesapeake Bay
Best Girl - young & older
Best Boy - young & older
Best Pet - (4 legged) Small & Large
Best Golf Cart
Best Wheels (children) - Bicycle, Wagon, Other?
Best Motorized Vehicle
JULY 4TH DONATIONS NEEDED
Any donation is appreciated
HOT DOGS, ROLLS, KETCHUP, MUSTARD, RELISH ONIONS -
Jay & Sandy Geest
HOT DOG CHILI - Mary Fragale
WATERMELONS - at least 4 for the contest - please cut in quarters, 1 to 1-1/2 inch wide
COOLERS - several are needed for drinks
ICE - for Coolers & Snow Cone Machine Glynn S
Water Bottles - 3 more Cases Needed - The Parks, Brett Reeves,
Joe Clark, Ann Valge
Can Soda - Joe Clark, Ann Valge
FINGER FOODS - Non Perishable Foods
CA$H DONATIONS - always appreciated to help with the event expenses
Mary Osbourn Reilly
Steve & Suzanne Oliver
Brett & Maryanne
This is a very large community event and many volunteers
are needed. Any help is greatly appreciated.
SET-UP Committee - (Wednesday Evening)
We need several volunteers to help Glynn set-up the large tent on Wednesday.
Glynn, Brett, Joe Carta, others??
Need help bringing Tables from Hilltop House, Help set-up, decorate the tent, etc. Dorothy, Eve, Mary F. Pam, Maryanne, others??
THURSDAY am before Parade - Table cloths on tables, add drinks to coolers, etc.
PARADE Committee - Sandy Geest - Judges
HOT DOGS - Chefs - Jay Geest & Rick Mason
FOOD COMMITTEE - Oversee food table
FLAG CEREMONY - Raise Flag, Pledge of Allegiance
Piñata - Anne Jones & family
PRIZES - handout Prizes for Parade & Games - Dorothy
GAMES Committee - Shirley Surgent, chairperson -
many Volunteers needed for each game
SNOW CONES - The Plitt's
FACE PAINTING - Betsy Detwiler, more volunteers needed
WATERMELON CONTEST - Organize the Watermelon Eating contest
TRASH Committee - Set-up trash cans and monitor throughout the event
50-50 Raffle - Brett & Maryanne
CLEAN-UP - as many Volunteers as we can get
To help in the clean-up effort, please pickup any trash or litter as you are leaving
the celebration and deposit it in the trash cans.
SOUND SYSTEM - Jay
NEELD ESTATE 2019
JULY 4th PARADE and CELEBRATION
THANK YOU to everyone who volunteered to help make our Neeld Estate community 4th of July celebration a success! It takes a lot of people to make this event happen and I sincerely thank each and every one of you for all of your help. . . I couldn't have done it without you.
July 4, 2018 Parade & Celebration Photos
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NECA - JULY 4. 2016 - Parade & Celebration Photos