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Burlington Festival of Lights, Lighted Boat Parade and Fireworks 2019
August 24, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 10:00 pmFree
August 24 | 3:00pm – 10:00pm
(Rain Date August 25th)
Festival of Lights is hosted by The Greater Burlington Chamber of Commerce and the Historic City of Burlington.
Schedule of Events:
3:00 – 9:00 PM – Food & Vendors on the Promenade
5:00 – 7:00 PM – Live Band
(7:15 – 9:45 PM – DJ on the Bandstand)
8:00 PM – Decorated/Lighted Boat Parade on the River
9:15 PM – Fireworks
Location: City of Burlington Promenade
Fireworks by: Garden State Fireworks
Special thanks to Burlington Automotive
In Memory of Murray Sonstein,
“Official Hugger of the City of Burlington”