Welcome to the Edgewood/Joppatowne Independence Day Parade Website.
The committee was formed when Edgewood and Joppa-Joppatowne community council chairmen’s got together in 2007 to start an adventure to host a parade for both communities. This lead to our first annual parade in 2008. The committee is composed of non-paid volunteers with great leadership skills who will spend many months and hours planning and carrying out this great celebration in Harford County. Financial support is also received locally from many businesses, business professional and patrons in the areas. This web site contains a list of the sponsors who have financially assisted with our celebration.
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On On July 6th, 2013, Saturday at 6pm the Edgewood/Joppatowne Independence Day Parade Committee will present the 6th Annual Independence day Parade. It will begin at the Boys and Girls Club, proceed right on Hanson rd. proceed right on Hornbeam Rd. and end at Deerfield Elementary School. We will honor our top students of Edgewood and Joppatowne schools as well as have many civic organizations, bands and churches participate.
A Concert in the Park
The Independence Day Committee has arranged for a free concert after the parade to start at 8 pm and run to 9:30 pm. The concert will be held at the Pavilion in Flying Point Park (511 Kennard Ave Edgewood, MD 21040)
Music will be provided by the Chesapeake Silver Cornet Brass Band.
Bring a chair or blanket to sit on while listening to the music.