Downtown Eustis will come alive on July 1 when the city hosts its Independence Day Hometown Celebration in Ferran Park. The free, family-friendly event kicks off at 5 p.m. and the festivities continue through 9:30 p.m. The evening’s entertainment includes the Central Florida Show Ski Team and live music by Johnny Wild and the Delights. Attendees can enjoy a variety of vendors, over two dozen food vendors, free ax throwing, and other activities.
As part of the Independence Day event, the City will offer free admission to the Eustis Aquatic Center pool and splash pad (weather permitting). Bathing suits are required. Check back at Eustis.org for hours of operation.
The night will culminate with an impressive display of fireworks over Lake Eustis at 9:30 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs to the park to view the show.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: 5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Ax Throwing 5:30 p.m. - Central Florida Show Ski Team 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Johnny and the Delights on the Bandshell stage 9:30 p.m. - Fireworks over Lake Eustis
Ferran Park is located at 250 Ferran Park Drive at the downtown Eustis lakefront. Pets are permitted, but must remain on a leash.