Saturday, July 1, 9 a.m.—RUTLAND TOWN—Rutland Town would like to formally announce its first annual Rutland Town Celebration Day, Saturday, July 1 at Northwood Park. Rain date will be Sunday, July 2.
The celebration will feature activities throughout the day, with a special focus on the Rutland Town Fire Department, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary.
The day will kick off with a 5K run from 9-11 a.m. Members of the Rutland Town Fire Department will bring fire trucks to the park, and will offer truck tours and fire prevention tips from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The pool will open at 11 a.m. for an all-day open swim. A barbecue cookout will begin at 12 p.m., and Hathaway’s will provide free wagon rides during the barbecue. Music will begin at 1 p.m., and the festivities will carry on throughout the day, culminating with a movie at 9 p.m.. The pool will stay open for night swim until 9 p.m.
All events are free and open to the public.
“We are very excited to see the local community come together and celebrate our unique town,” said Josh Terenzini, chairman of the Rutland Town Select Board. “We hope everyone can make it out that day, because we have a lot to celebrate as a town.”
For more information, visit rutlandtown.com.