The New Providence Independence Day Celebration is set for July 3 in Downtown New Providence. The Saturday Evening Celebration will include a Kids Show by "Presley and Melody" starting at 8:00 pm on South Street near Springfield Avenue. Throughout the early evening kids as well as adults will laugh and have fun with juggler Will Shaw who will stroll South Street. DJ Mike Savage will provide entertainment from atop the NP Fuel "Jets" truck. The highlight of the evening, the spectacular fireworks will begin at approximately 9:15 pm.

The New Providence Independence Day Celebration is made possible thanks to the sponsorship of Investors Savings Bank. The event is being presented by the New Providence Business and Professional Association. The Kids Show is sponsored by Lassus Wherley & Assoc. and Creative Wallcoverings & Interiors.

South Street will be closed at 7:00 pm between Springfield Avenue and Gales Drive for people to enjoy the celebration. Be sure to bring your lawn chair. Should rain prevent the fireworks display the event will be held on Monday, July 5th. For any additional information please call 908-598-2532.