In observance of Independence Day, the Town of Windsor hosts its annual Fourth of July fireworks display at Windsor Lake with numerous activities planned throughout the day.
In addition to fireworks, this year’s celebration includes vendors at Boardwalk Park from noon until 9 p.m. There will also be a special free concert with a mix of rock, jazz and country music provided by the 101st Army Band starting at 5:30 p.m.
July 4 is a non-motorized boating day on Windsor Lake. Kayaks, paddleboard, canoe, and other non-motorized watercraft rentals will be available from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Everyone must be off of the water by 8 p.m.
Weather permitting, fireworks begin shortly after 9:15 p.m.
Aside from activities at the lake, Chimney Park Pool, 421 Chimney Park Dr., will be open from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., and there will be tube rentals at Eastman Park, 7025 Eastman Park Dr., available from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. River tubes can be rented for $5 per tube at the Eastman Park pavilion concession stand.
In observance of the holiday, Windsor Community Recreation Center, located at 250 N. 11th St., and Town of Windsor administrative offices will be closed. This includes Windsor’s Town Hall, 301 Walnut St., Public Services, 922 N. 15th St., and the Police Department, 200 N. 11th St. While the Police Department administrative offices are closed, officers remain on duty.
As with many other communities in Colorado, personal fireworks are prohibited within the Town of Windsor. Using anything that explodes or leaves the ground is not allowed and can result in a $525 fine.
For more information about the Town of Windsor, visit windsorgov.com. Information about the Windsor Police Department is at windsorpd.com and information about Windsor’s Parks, Recreation & Culture Department can be found at recreationliveshere.com.