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Brandon Independence Day Parade Committee announces theme

The 2012 Brandon Independence Day Parade Theme is 'Over the Rainbow,' announced the committee April 16. Prizes will be awarded in various categories. Registration will begin in June and application for entry into the parade will be accepted through July 2.

The festivities begin with the Great Brandon Independence Day Street Dance on Friday July 6. The street dance is held next to Brandon's Central Park with food vendors, dancing and fun for all ages. Saturday, July 7, the festivities kickoff at 9 a.m. in Central Park with food, vendors, karaoke and more. The Parade steps off promptly at 1 p.m., staring at Park Street and High Street intersection. The Great Brandon Independence Day Fireworks festivities start at 6 p.m. at the Brandon Park Village located just off Rt. 7 north of Brandon.

To enter the parade or join the planning committee, please email BIDCC at or call Debbie Boyce committee co-chair   802-345-0056.

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