Town fireworks set for July 3

BLYTHEWOOD – The Town of Blythewood will host its fifth annual July Fireworks bash with music, food and a park full of fireworks fans from Blythewood, Fairfield and beyond.

The Fireworks, Food and Music event will happen Wednesday, July 3 and will feature about 25 food vendors, five on-stage music groups and a full half hour of fireworks that will light up the sky over Doko Meadows Park.

The festivities start at 5 p.m. and end with a fireworks show at 9:30 p,m. Featured artists include Eboni Ramm, Blues Deluxe, A.J. Sanders and the DB Bryant Band. This year, there will be an after-fireworks performance featuring local musicians Ramblin’ Road from 10 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Food and drink vendors will include Doko Smoke BBQ, McNulty’s Taproom, Papa John’s Pizza, Scotties, The Haute Dog Lady, Sweet Peas Ice Cream, The Donut Guy, Bessie’s Sweet Delights, Brain Freeze, Kona Ice, Fishin’ Fellas, Randolph Italian Ice and others. Beer sales will be available. No coolers please.

The event is free. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket to sit on and show up with the kids for Blythewood’s big night of the year.

For more information, call town hall at 754-0501.