Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today is announcing the 3rd Annual Greater Bay Ridge 4th of July Picnic to be held on Sunday, July 4, 2010, from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the field at 82nd Street and Shore Road.
The event will feature performances by live bands including: Blues Circus, The Groove, High Tides, Piranha Bros., The Ridge, and Frankie Marra & His Band. The event will also feature rides and sprinklers for the children as well as raffles.
Participants can bring their own picnic basket or purchase from the barbecue a variety of items such as hot dogs, hamburgers, sausage, drinks, ice cream, and more. All proceeds go to benefit the 68th Precinct Youth Council, CERT 1 NYC, and BRAVO Volunteer Ambulance Service. Bring a blanket, a chair, your family and friends. No barbecues or beach umbrellas are permitted.
Senator Marty Golden stated, “July 4th is America’s Birthday. Come and join us to celebrate at our country’s birthday in one of the most beautiful parks in the greatest City in this nation. What a better way to celebrate the 4th of July then amongst family, friends and neighbors while supporting some great neighborhood causes.”
Admission is free. For more information, visit Senator Golden’s website at www.golden.nysenate.gov or contact Senator Golden’s office (718) 238-6044.