Fireworks explode over the Bridge Street bridge

Fireworks explode over the Bridge Street bridge in Manchester.

Manchester is hosting its 2022 Independence Day Celebration at Arms Park on Sunday, July 3. Admission is free.

Feel free to bring your own chairs and picnic dinner for your family. There will be food vendors on site. No alcoholic beverages or glass bottles are allowed. No pets. Portable toilets will be available.

The 39th Army Band is back on the stage this year. The fireworks display provided by Atlas PyroVision Productions will begin at dusk, approximately 9:30 p.m.

Both the east- and west-bound spans of the Notre Dame (Bridge Street) Bridge will be closed to all traffic (foot and vehicular) at 8 a.m. on July 3.

Arms Park parking lot will be closed to vehicles starting at 4 p.m. The parking lot will be reserved for viewing thereafter. Commercial Street will be restricted to pedestrians only beginning at 8 p.m.

The rain date is Tuesday, July 5.