Nassau County Executive today announced Old Bethpage Village Restoration will celebrate Independence Day as observed in the 1860’s on Tuesday, July 4th from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. The Independence Day Parade and Ceremony will begin at 2:30 p.m.
“Old Bethpage Village Restoration’s annual 1861 Independence Day Celebration offers a look at the region’s past and features a parade and ceremony, historic craft demonstrations, contra dancing, storytelling, military drills, fiddle music and brass band concerts,” said County Executive Mangano.
About Old Bethpage Village Restoration:
Old Bethpage Village Restoration provides visitors with a unique and wonderful opportunity to step back in time and experience life in a recreated mid-19th Century American village set on more than 200 acres. Hours are Wednesday through Sunday from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Last admission is at 3:00 p.m. Entrance fees are: $12 for adults, $8 for children (5 – 12), seniors and volunteer firefighters.
Old Bethpage Village Restoration is located at 1303 Round Swamp Road in Old Bethpage (Exit 48 of the Long Island Expressway). For further information, please call Old Bethpage Village Restoration at (516) 572-8400.
For more information about Nassau County Department of Parks, Recreation and Museum, please call (516) 572-0200 or visit www.nassaucountyny.gov/parks.