Independence Day Celebration

Independence Day Flier

For Red Suspender Goodyear Hose Company information or questions call:
Events: Joe Cimino 814-435-1081
Vendors: call Vince Bowen 814-655-1100

For fireworks information or questions call Andy Macensky 814-435-8101

See following letter for parade information and link for parade registration form.

2024 Independence Day Parade July 6th, 2024

July 4th Independence weekend is a great time to visit Galeton! It is the 39th Annual Goodyear Hose Company's Red Suspender Weekend (Friday through Saturday), and of course, THE BEST FIREWORKS DISPLAY Saturday night.

The Galeton Area Chamber of Commerce invites you to participate in the 2024 Independence Day Parade at 11 AM sharp on Saturday, July 6th, 2024. Line-up will be from 9 AM - 10:15 AM in the parking lot of the Galeton Area School District located on Bridge Street Galeton, PA (from Route 6, turn at red light).

Please have your completed registration forms ready when entering the parking lot.

The parade route exits left from school grounds onto Bridge Street, right onto Germania Street, right on Union Street, and finally turns right on West Street dispersing at West and Main Street.

By registering, you will receive an announcement regarding your entry at the judges' demonstration area, as well as be eligible for a judged trophy consideration. Parade trophies by category will be awarded at 1:00 PM. at the park pavilion in addition to performances by the Caledonian Highlanders Pipe Band, Downbeat Percussion, and Prime Time Brass.

We welcome candy tossing at your own risk! The Goodyear Hose Co. and the Galeton Chamber of Commerce are not responsible for accidents or injuries. For the safety of spectators as well as participants please be sure candy is tossed safely.

REGISTRATION IS DUE BY MAIL on or before June 28th, 2024

Click here to download and print out the Parade Registration Form.

Galeton Area Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 154
Galeton, PA 16922

For questions or additional information feel free to call Annie Caracciolo 570-220-4994