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4th of July Fireworks over Gloucester Harbor Independence Day Celebrations
July 3, 2013 - July 4, 2013
America's Oldest Sea Port & Art Colony
Cape Ann, Massachusetts

Cape Ann Celebrates Independence Day with Free Concerts, Fireworks, Parades, Bonfires, and more.

July 3

6:00 p.m. - Gloucester Horribles Parade

9:30 p.m. - Grand Fireworks Display over Gloucester Harbor
Come help us count down to the FIREWORKS!

If you are in the parade and need more info please send an email.



July 4

10:00 a.m - Manchester By the Sea Independence Day Parade

6:00 p.m. - Rockport Firemen's Parade

8:30 p.m. - Rockport Legion Band Concert on Back Beach

9:00 p.m. - Rockport Bonfire on Back Beach


Gloucester Horribles Parade Route:
Start at Gloucester High School
Leslie O. Johnson Road
Centennial Avenue
Western Blvd.
Rogers Street
Manuel F. Lewis Street
Main Street
Pleasant Street
Prospect Street
Railroad Avenue
Washington Street
Centennial Avenue
Emerson Avenue
Lincoln Avenue
Blynman Avenue
End at Gloucester High School

Rockport Firemen's Parade Route:
Start at Rockport High School
Jerden's Lane
South Street
Mt. Pleasant Street
Dock Square
Main Street
Beach Street
End at Back Beach

Manchester 4th of July Parade Route:
Starts at Manchester/Essex High School
Lincoln Street
Vine Street
School Street
Pleasant Street
Pine Street
Central Street
Union Street
Norwood Avenue
Ends at Coach Field Playground

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Rockport Chamber Music Festival's 32nd Season
Shalin Liu Performance Center
37 Main Street
Rockport
June 7, 2013 - July 14, 2013
Click for details on Rockport Chamber Music Festival's 32nd Season We are pleased to announce the 2013 Rockport Chamber Music Festival season. Subscription purchases begin March 27 and Single Concert purchases begin April 16. more  
"Spring Awakening"
Gloucester Stage Company
267 East Main Street
Gloucester
June 20, 2013 - July 14, 2013
Click for details on Winner of 8 2007 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Spring Awakening explores the journey of a group of late 19th century German students as they navigate teenage self-discovery... more  
Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Shalin Liu Performance Center
37 Main Street
8 pm
Rockport
July 1, 2013
Click for details on Ladysmith Black Mambazo In 2013, Grammy® Award-winning Ladysmith Black Mambazo, one of South Africa’s most prolific recording artists, celebrates over fifty years of joyous and uplifting music that has touched a worldwide audience... more  
Music in Masconomo Park- Lisa Love Experience
Masconomo Park 6:00pm-8:00pm
Manchester by the Sea
July 2, 2013
Click for details on Music in Masconomo Park- Lisa Love Experience Join us Tuesday nights this summer for the 11th Annual Music in Masconomo Park Summer Concert Series. Each week from 6:00 - 8:00 pm there will be a variety of Oldies, Swing, Rhythm & Blues & Classic Rock music to fill the air! more  
Independence Day Celebrations
America's Oldest Sea Port & Art Colony
Cape Ann, Massachusetts
July 3, 2013 - July 4, 2013
Click for details on Independence Day Celebrations Cape Ann Celebrates Independence Day with Free Concerts, Fireworks, Parades, Bonfires, and more.
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Cape Ann Farmers' Market
Stage Fort Park 3:00pm-6:30pm
Gloucester
July 4, 2013
Click for details on Cape Ann Farmers' Market Every Thursday from June 20 to October 10 you get the freshest of vegetables and fruits while also helping the promotion of land conversation. CAFM features over 40 food and craft vendors each week as well as music, education, a children's activity...
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Judy Collins
Shalin Liu Performance Center
37 Main Street
8 pm
July 5, 2013 - July 6, 2013
Click for details on Judy Collins Folk music icon Judy Collins blew Rockport audience members away last year with her classically elegant voice and extensive repertoire. Opening Act: Ari Hest more  
Rockport Farmers' Market
Harvey Park
Downtown Rockport
9 am - 1 pm
Rockport
July 6, 2013
Click for details on Rockport Farmers' Market The summer Rockport Farmers' Market is a new, open-air market located in Harvey Park in downtown Rockport. It takes place every Saturday, rain or shine, from 9 am to 1 pm, June 22 - September 7th, 2013, and is organized by Rockport Festivals. more  
You. Are. Beautiful. - A Tribute to Warriors
Minglewood Tavern 6:30pm
Gloucester
July 8, 2013
Let's come together as a community to celebrate art and support our wounded warriors! more  
Music in Masconomo Park- Just Like Newman
Masconomo Park 6:00pm-8:00pm
Manchester by the Sea
July 9, 2013
Click for details on Music in Masconomo Park- Just Like Newman Join us Tuesday nights this summer for the 11th Annual Music in Masconomo Park Summer Concert Series. Each week from 6:00 - 8:00 pm there will be a variety of Oldies, Swing, Rhythm & Blues & Classic Rock music to fill the air! more  
Eco-Themed Film Series
Cox Reservation Barn
82 Eastern Ave
Essex
July 10, 2013 - July 31, 2013
The series of films includes: John Muir: In the New World, Sun Come Up, Family Night: The Legend of Pale Male, and The Greenhorns. more  
Cape Ann Farmers' Market
Stage Fort Park 3:00pm-6:30pm
Gloucester
July 11, 2013
Click for details on Cape Ann Farmers' Market Every Thursday from June 20 to October 10 you get the freshest of vegetables and fruits while also helping the promotion of land conversation. CAFM features over 40 food and craft vendors each week as well as music, education, a children's activity... more  
Rockport Navy Weekend 2013
Rockport
Multiple Locations
Rockport
July 12, 2013 - July 14, 2013
Click for details on Rockport Navy Weekend 2013 Meet the visiting sailors and midshipmen, enjoy a free concert by the Navy's Northeast Pops Ensemble, and treat yourself to a softball game and a pancake breakfast during the Rockport's annual Navy Weekend! more  
Rockport Farmers' Market
Harvey Park
Downtown Rockport
9 am - 1 pm
Rockport
July 13, 2013
Click for details on Rockport Farmers' Market The summer Rockport Farmers' Market is a new, open-air market located in Harvey Park in downtown Rockport. It takes place every Saturday, rain or shine, from 9 am to 1 pm, June 22 - September 7th, 2013, and is organized by Rockport Festivals. more  
Saturday Showcase: Under the Sea Storytime with CAM Staff
Cape Ann Museum 11:00am to 2:00pm
Gloucester
July 13, 2013
Family fun day includes free admission for family members, family gallery guides, story time with Museum staff and art and history activities. more  
Northeast Navy Pops Ensemble to Perform in Rockport
Lane Auditorium
Rockport High School
24 Jerden's Lane
1:30 pm
Rockport
July 14, 2013
Click for details on Northeast Navy Pops Ensemble to Perform in Rockport The Northeast Navy Pops Ensemble will perform a free concert at the Rockport High School at 1:30 p.m. The Ensemble is comprised of talented musicians from around the country and provides musical entertainment for audiences of all ages. more  
Rockport Legion Band's Free Sunday Night Concerts
Back Beach Bandstand
7-8:30 pm
Rockport
July 14, 2013
Click for details on Rockport Legion Band's Free Sunday Night Concerts The Rockport Legion Band continues its 80th season of free summer concerts at the Back Beach Bandstand on Sunday, July 14, at 7:00 PM. Kids are welcome, bring chairs or sit on the grass, and popcorn and cold drinks are available.
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Music in Masconomo Park- Merrimack Valley Concert Band
Masconomo Park 6:00pm-8:00pm
Manchester by the Sea
July 16, 2013
Click for details on Music in Masconomo Park- Merrimack Valley Concert Band Join us Tuesday nights this summer for the 11th Annual Music in Masconomo Park Summer Concert Series. Each week from 6:00 - 8:00 pm there will be a variety of Oldies, Swing, Rhythm & Blues & Classic Rock music to fill the air! more  
Cape Ann Farmers' Market
Stage Fort Park 3:00pm-6:30pm
Gloucester
July 18, 2013
Click for details on Cape Ann Farmers' Market Every Thursday from June 20 to October 10 you get the freshest of vegetables and fruits while also helping the promotion of land conversation. CAFM features over 40 food and craft vendors each week as well as music, education, a children's activity... more  
Morning at the Museum: Fitz Henry Lane
Cape Ann Museum 10:00am
Gloucester
July 18, 2013
A drop-off program for children ages 6 to 12, includes gallery tours and various activities focusing on the art, history and culture of Cape Ann. more  

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