Lyme’s Independence Day Festival 2016

July 2, 2016

July 2, 2016

8-10a  Breakfast at the Congregational Church
                        - sponsored by Those Guys

9a-2p Horse Sheds Arts & Crafts Fair

2p - 4p Live Music / Kids' Fun & Games on the Common
            - includes: dunk tank, Bill Ackerly Memorial Ice Cream Give-Away
              and horse-drawn wagon rides on the backside of the Common

4p Parade - starts on Market Street

5p More live music, patriotic speeches & sing-a-long - under the big tent

5:30p Old-fashioned Cook-out on the Common
            - burgers & dogs with all the fixins’, fruit shortcake for dessert
            -$5 adults; $3 children

6p Dance party with funk & soul band “TOAST”


If you have questions or interest in participating, please contact James Graham at 795- 2605 or Your input and/or help will be warmly welcomed. Questions about the parade? (No idea is too big or too small!) Contact Sarah Crockett at 306-6893. Come on down to the Common - for all or part of the event — We want to make this another great Lyme celebration ! The 2016 Independence Day Committee: James Graham, Sarah Crockett, Darin Knaus,Laurie Wadsworth, Sarah Shipton, Matt Brown, Lyme Police & Fire and Patty Jenks