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For Immediate Release:


Wednesday, June 28, 2006

Celebrate with a Bang at

Goodyear’s Star Spangled 4th - REVISED



(GOODYEAR, AZ) Goodyear will hold its first Independence Day celebration on July 4, 2006 from 5 to 9 p.m. at Goodyear Community Park, located at 3151 N. Litchfield Rd. (north of Thomas Rd.) Since large crowds are expected, the City has arranged for extra parking at St. Thomas Aquinas Church located at 13720 W. Thomas Rd. and at Estrella Mountain Community College located at 3000 N. Dysart Rd.  Shuttles will be available at both locations with drop-offs at Goodyear Community Park.


This free event promises something for everyone including a spectacular 25-minute fireworks display set to music at 8:30 p.m. Live music will fill the air all day with Country band “Rondavous” playing from 5 to 5: 40 p.m., the “Tina Bailey Rock Band” from 6 to 6:45 p.m. and country/rock band,  “Mogollon,” from 7:15 to 8:45 p.m.


A Food Court will offer hamburgers, hot dogs, roasted corn, barbecue, Thai food, ice cream, soda, water and much more. There will also be a Beer & Wine Garden for the adults.


The Kids Zone area will feature rides such as a spinning berry, obstacle course, climbing wall, water slide and the human car wash.  Wrist bands will be on sale for $10 which is for unlimited rides or individual tickets can be purchased for $1.


This free event is being sponsored by APS and Zacher Homes. Limited handicapped parking is available at Goodyear Community Park.


For more information, contact Mark Kimball at 623-882-7534.


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City of Goodyear • 190 N. Litchfield Road • Goodyear AZ 85338 • Phone 623-932-3910 • Toll-Free 1-800-872-1749