Sunbury Celebration

posted: June 30, 2017

94KX is your official Sunbury Celebration Fireworks Soundtrack radio station! Check out the full list of events here.

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Date: Thursday, July 6
5:00pm – ??? “Family Fun Night.” Games & Door Prizes. Free hot dogs and water while supplies
last. Water donated by Tri County Sports.

Date: Friday, July 7
Location: Sunbury Community Swimming Pool
6:00pm-??? Sunbury Youth Baseball Tournament (David L. Persing Recreational Complex)
7:00pm-9:15 Free Swimming and hot dogs while supplies last (Community Pool)
7:00pm-10:00 Eighty6 (Live on stage at the David L. Persing Recreational Complex providing
Classic and Modern Rock’n’Roll)

Date: Saturday, July 8
Location: David L. Persing Recreational Complex (N. 4th Street)
9:00am -??? 15th Annual YMCA Bike Race (Early registration at Snby. Pool 7:30am)
9:00am -11:45 Selinsgrove vs. Snby./North’d Swim Team Comp. (Comm. Pool)
10:00am – ??? Sunbury Youth Baseball Tournament & Food Stand
10:00am – ??? Amusement Games (on the grounds)
10:00am – ??? Food Vendors (For Profit & Non Profits – Fort Discovery parking lot & on the grounds)
10:00am – ??? Crafters (N. 4th Street)
10:00am – ??? Free Ice Cream (Donated by Weis Markets, Inc. for all children under 18 yrs. of age)
10:00am – ??? Shikellamy Field Hockey (Dunking Booth for the benefit of Sunbury Celebration)
10:00am – ??? Parks & Recreation Committee (Spin Art for the benefit of Sunbury Celebration)
11:00am – ??? Sunbury Steam 2 Ladies Dartball Team (Cake wheel)
11:00am – 3:00 Random Canyon Riding Center (Free Horse Rides)
12:00pm – 5:00 Sunbury Youth & Community Center (Free Swimming)
5:00pm – 9:00 Air Weaver Balloons (Free balloons for all children under 18 years of age)
7:00pm – 9:00 Shikellamy Braves Girl’s Softball District 4 Champions will be canvassing the area in
support of donations for the continuation of fireworks and free events for the children next year.
7:00pm – 9:00 Memory Lane (50-60’s Band providing music on the stage) sponsored by
Northumberland National Bank
9:30pm -10:30 Radio Station 94KX Sound Track
Approx. 9:30 FIREWORKS (Rain Date July 9th)

Date: Sunday, July 9
Event: Fourteenth Annual Soapbox Derby (Rain Date July 16, 2017)
Boys and Girls ages 8-12 with a weight limit of 125lbs.
Soapbox cars will be provided by area businesses and individuals.
Location: Market & Tenth Streets, Sunbury
Soapbox Registration forms available at Mayor’s Office & Police Dept.
(Monday thru Friday 9:00- 4:00 pm)
9:00am – 10:30 All racers must sign & weigh in no later than 10:30 am. Racers are
encourage to pre-register. Registrations accepted on race day from 9:00-10:30am 10:30am – 11:00 Finalize Racing Brackets.
11:00am – ??? Start of Race. All racers receive medallion and free t-shirt sponsored by
Sunbury Textile Mills, Inc.
11:30am – ??? Shikellamy JROTC (pit crew)
Eric Long (Race Announcer)
End of Race Trophy presentation for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place in each age group. Trophies and
medallions sponsored by Murray Motors Chevrolet and Roger’s Trophies.
Tulpehocken Spring Water Co. will provide all racers with water.

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    • PO Box 1070
    • Sunbury, PA 17801
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