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Hornell 4th of July Celebration - 2021

  • Location: Veteran's Memorial Park
  • Address: Cedar Street, Hornell, NY 14843
  • Dates: July 4, 2021
  • Location: Veteran's Memorial Park
  • Address: Cedar Street, Hornell, NY 14843
  • Phone: 607.324.9786
  • Time: 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Price: Free


Hornell Partners for Growth is excited to announce that there will be a full day of fun and excitement on Sunday the 4th of July 2021!  HPG has been providing our July 4th Celebration for almost 25 years rain or shine, minus a pandemic year. We are excited to be able to do it for Hornell and the surrounding communities again this year!  The Parade will kick the day off at noon with a much longer route, followed by events all day at the Veteran's Memorial Park at James St ending with the City of  Hornell’s largest fireworks display at 10PM. 


Parade - Starts at Noon, to view line up along Seneca Street starting at the High School, and then Main Street to Bank Street

Anyone who whishes to be in the parade please meet at the Hornell Jr. High School parking lot on Raider Road, next to 36 between 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM


Veteran’s Memorial Park - From 1PM to 10:00 PM

* Free Bounce House's, 

* Free Bounce Slides

* Free old fashioned fun games and races

* Free & some pay as you go Activities/games for the Kids

* Free Bobble Train from 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm - Kids & Adults will love a nice relaxing ride around the park!



City Pool - Will be ran by the Hornell YMCA and will be open from Noon - 4:00PM 

* Free for YMCA Members

* .50 for Hornell Residents

$1.00 for Non-Residents


Cruize'n Time Car Show - 8:00 - 1:00 registration, Show 1:00 - 4:00PM, Awards at 5:00PM, Allowing for the car's participating to take part in the parade. For morning information contact Cruize'n Time on their facebook page. 

     Cruize'n Time | Facebook


Fireworks - After a full day of Independence Day Celebrations, we will end the night with Hornell's Largest fireworks Show to date at 10:00 PM

Craft & Food Vendors:  Any vendor who would like an application to set up at the park, please send HPG an email at, or by calling 607-324-9786 to set up a day and time for you to pick up the application or turn yours in if you would like to do so in person, you can also mail them to:

Hornell Partners for Growth

P.O. Box 643

Hornell, NY 14843


  This event is not possible without volunteers!  If you are or know a Hornell High School incoming Senior or Honor Student who is required to get volunteer hours next year, they are authorized to get them done with HPG at the 4th of July Celebration.  Please contact HPG by email or calling 607-324-9786.

***  Any other school that would like to allow students to get their hours done at this event please have the school representative contact HPG so they can start to take names.   

Volunteers needed: 

Saturday - July 3rd - Set up crews, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM, 

Sunday July 4th Parade - 1045 - 1230 - Traffic People 

4th of July at the Park    ** Please if you do all day, bring a lunch or funds to eat.  

-Set up crew - 7:00 am - 1:00 PM 

Event Crew -  12:30PM -3:30PM

Event Crew -  3:00PM -6:30PM 

Event Crew -  6:00PM - 9:00PM 

Clean up crew show at 9:00PM at the HPG Tent -- at 10:00pm everyone can stop an enjoy the fireworks, then the real clean up starts as the park clears out


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