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Join us as we celebrate America’s birthday the evening of Friday, July 3, 2015 as FANFARES & FIREWORKS returns to Gainesville.

Keep up with the action on social media using the hashtag #Fanfares15

Enjoy an evening of live music and spectacular fireworks. Thanks to the City of Gainesville, Florida Credit Union, GRU and the University of Florida.

UF College of Journalism and Communications Division of Media Properties Operations Manager Glenn Rickard along with WUFT Multimedia News Manager Myra Monroe will serve as emcees.

Musical groups confirmed so far include:

The fireworks will begin at approximately 9:40 p.m.

During the event, LifeSouth Blood Center will conduct a blood drive and concessions will be available for purchase.

For safety reasons, no dogs, sparklers or alcohol are allowed at the event. Coolers are allowed, but may be subject to search by the University of Florida Police Department.

Location

Flavet Field at the University of Florida, 605 Woodlawn Drive, Gainesville.

Sponsored by

City of Gainesville Florida Credit Union

Additional support provided by

University of Florida GRU

Download the full press release.

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