In a Press Release: 6/30/2016 (Kingston, N.Y.) Mayor Steve Noble is pleased to announce details of the annual 4th of July celebration and fireworks scheduled for this Monday, July 4th at Kingston’s Downtown Waterfront.
“We are incredibly pleased to work with our partners at the Kingston Waterfront Business Association and Mainetti, Mainetti, & O’Connor to host this exciting evening for all of our residents and visitors to enjoy,” said Mayor Noble. “I want to thank our local business owners and city staff who are working together to ensure we have a safe and fun celebration. This event is only possible thanks to their collaborative efforts and commitment to our community.”
Parking and Traffic Pattern Changes As part of the agreement with the NYSDOT, a number of traffic pattern changes and parking restrictions will be required. These changes include: ? The 9W bridge will be closed on July 4th 5:00pm-11:00pm to all traffic ? No parking will be allowed on 9W Due to the nature of the event and the restrictions in place with NYSDOT, traffic and parking rules will be strictly enforced. Attendees are highly encouraged to take advantage of the free parking and shuttle services provided by the City. Parking and shuttle pick up is available at the Kingston Plaza (near the ball field) and Cornell St. parking lots, with shuttles running on a regular basis from 3:00pm-11:00pm. ADA accessible parking and a shuttle to accommodate those with disabilities will also be available at Kingston Point. Event Details
The event will include live music from 5:00pm-9:00pm at T.R. Gallo Park, presented by 92.9 WBPM, Rondout Savings Bank, the Reis Group Insurance and Central Hudson. The lineup includes: 5:00 Feast Of friends (tribute to the DOORS) 6:30 Mr. Kick (Classic Rock) 8:00 HOT ROD (Classic Rock and Pop)
Fireworks, presented by Mainetti, Mainetti & O’Connor, start at 9:30PM over the Rondout Creek Best view in Kingston will be between the Route 9W Bridge and the Wurts Street Bridge at Lower Broadway and TR Gallo Park, on the Rondout Waterfront.