Press
Release
City of Fullerton
Public Information Office

303 W. Commonwealth
Fullerton, CA 92832
Phone: (714) 738-6317

6/17/2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PRESS RELEASE #14914
Subject :

Fullerton City Hall Closed On July 4
Contact :Fullerton City Manager’s Office    (714) 738-6317
Fullerton, CA - Fullerton City Hall will be closed Friday, July 4, in recognition of the Independence Day holiday.  It will reopen at 7:00 a.m. Monday, July 8.

The Fullerton Main Library, 353 W. Commonwealth Ave., will also be closed Friday, July 4.  . The Main Library's normal operating hours are 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays; and 1-5 p.m. on Sundays.

MG Disposal, the city's trash contractor, will not make collections July 4th.  Pickups will run one day late: Friday's collection will be made on Saturday, July 5th.

The administrative offices at Fullerton Municipal Airport will be closed July 4; however, airport operations will be available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  As usual, the Air Traffic Control Tower will be open from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.  

The community is invited to attend Fullerton's 25th Annual Community Fireworks Show and Festival on July 4.

The festival will be held from 5-9:30 p.m. at the Fullerton High School Stadium, located on the southwest corner of the intersection of Berkeley Avenue and Lemon Street.

Admission to the festival is free.

Entertainment for the night will be provided by "Soundbytes."  Popular on the Southland music scene for years, “Soundbytes” has been the backup band for Wayne Brady’s television show “Who’s Line Is It Anyway?” The group has also performed for Princess Cruises, Universal Studios and Warner Brothers, and lead singer Shari Doran has appeared nationwide as Eva Peron in the musical “Evita.”

Games and food booths will also mark the event, which will be topped off by an aerial fireworks display set to music by Pyro Spectaculars of Rialto at 9:00 p.m. 

Other activities lined up for the evening includes pony rides, balloon artists, bounce houses, face painting, and more. 

A nominal fee will be charged for the children’s rides.

Free parking will be available at the Plummer Parking Structure, located at the southwest corner of Lemon and Chapman Avenue;  the Wilshire Parking Structure, located on Wilshire Avenue, one block east of Harbor Boulevard;  and the North Justice Center, 1275 N. Berkeley, west of Harbor. 

Parking for the disabled will be available in the high school campus lots just south of the stadium.  Vehicles will be allowed access to the lots only from the Chapman and Lemon intersection.

Further information about the Community Fireworks Show and Festival may be obtained by calling the Fullerton Museum Center at (714) 738-6545.

Persons requiring special accommodations to attend the show and festival are requested to notify the Museum staff prior to the festival.



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