For Immediate Release | May 29, 2019
Ziggy Marley to Headline Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Salute to the USA
Avon’s annual signature event is expected to draw thousands to
Harry A. Nottingham Park on Wednesday, July 3rd
Avon, CO – The 33rd annual Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Salute to the USA in Harry A. Nottingham Park takes place on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 starting at 5:00 p.m. The Town of Avon invites all residents and guests to enjoy a FREE Family Zone that will offer carnival games, inflatable jumping toys and face painting. This annual and much anticipated event would not be complete without a host of fabulous festival-style foods from fresh squeezed lemonade and funnel cakes to mini-donuts and roasted ears of corn, along with ice cold beer and chilled wine.
Music will be broadcast throughout the evening by KZYR True Local Radio from the Performance Pavilion. At 5:45 p.m., the Hazel Miller Band will take the stage, entertaining audiences with Miller’s range of Gospel, blues, jazz, and pop. Dance the evening away, or just sit back, relax and enjoy the great music. Eight-time Grammy-winning reggae artist Ziggy Marley takes the stage at 7:45 p.m., sure to excite and delight the entire family!
After sunset, Avon will celebrate our nation’s birth with a pyrotechnic extravaganza over beautiful Nottingham Lake. More than 10,000 shells will explode in the night sky for the Colorado Rockies’ largest display of fireworks. This spectacular show is choreographed to a musical score simulcast on KZYR 97.7. You won't want to miss this hallmark event - Salute to the USA will quickly become a tradition in your family!
The event is made possible with support from presenting sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, gold sponsors Vail Honeywagon and Turner Morris, and local sponsor Colorado Meat Company.
Parking is extremely limited. Please plan to walk, ride a bike, or use public transportation. Please do your part to reduce, reuse and recycle and remember no personal fireworks, outside alcohol or pets will be allowed; bags will be checked at the gates. For more information, visit www.avon.org/salute.
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