Celebrate Frederick, Inc, in partnership with Zambelli Fireworks, has scheduled a brief fireworks test to be shot at approximately 9 PM on Wednesday, October 16th.
CONTACT: Susan S. Harding, Public Information Officer, 301-600-1385
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Brief Fireworks Test Scheduled at Parkway Elementary School on October 16th
Frederick, MD -- Celebrate Frederick, Inc, in partnership with Zambelli Fireworks, has scheduled a brief fireworks test to be shot at approximately 9 PM on Wednesday, October 16th. The shells will be shot from the front lawn of Parkway Elementary School, 300 Carroll Parkway. As a result, Carroll Parkway, between College Avenue and N. Jefferson Street, will be closed to traffic from 8:30 – 9:30 PM on October 16th. There will be no parking on Carroll Parkway, between College Avenue and N. Jefferson Street, or on the campus of Parkway Elementary School, between 7:00 – 10:00 PM on the day of the test.
The test has been scheduled to give the Frederick’s 4th – An Independence Day Celebration Committee an opportunity to evaluate the visibility of the fireworks from strategic locations throughout downtown Frederick.
Celebrate Frederick events would not be possible without the generous support of our corporate sponsors. The 2013 Spires Level Sponsors are Bechtel Power and Hood College. The 2013
Carillon Sponsors are Nymeo, Sandy Spring Bank, Weis Markets, and 99.9 WFRE/930 WFMD. The 2013
Bandshell Level Sponsors are Clym Environmental Services, The Frederick News Post, Octavo Designs, The Plamondon Companies and WHAG.
The partnership between the City of Frederick, Celebrate Frederick, Inc., the event volunteers, and the generosity of the business community enables the Frederick community to enjoy a quality of life that is unmatched by any other city. For more information, please contact the City of Frederick Office of Special Events at 301-600-CITY (2489) or visit our website CelebrateFrederick.com.