Formerly known as Burlington Pride Day, Celebrate Burlington 2012 will land on the Burlington Commons and on Saturday, August 4 at 11 a.m. with events running all day until 9 p.m.
In the event of bad weather, the rain day is August 5.
The Recreation Department said the event is open to residents of all-ages and all are invited to enjoy a fun-filled, action-packed day.
"Everyone can enjoy games of chance, do some clowning around, or test their sports skills," the brochure states.
The fun begins at 11 a.m. with a carnival on the commons and at Simonds Park. Activities will include
- Fire engine rides
- Pony rides
- Remote car racing
- A dunk tank
- Climbing Wall
- Giant Water Slide
- Trackless Train Ride
- Wrecking Ball
- Games of Chance
There will also be lots of food and giveaways.
A children's concert at Simonds Park kicks off at 6 p.m. followed by a concert for all ages from 7 to 9 p.m.
The night will cap off with fireworks at 9 p.m.
Celebrate Burlington Help
There are many ways for volunteers, businesses, town organizations and service groups to get involved: help to plan and organize the event, sponsor an activity, make a donation or be a worker. If you would like to find out more about how you might help, please call the Recreation Department 781-270-1695.