Salute to the USA
Event date: July 3
5:00 - 10:30 pm
Harry A. Nottingham Park
We invite you to take part in the family friendly festivities in Harry A. Nottingham Park with face painters, Uncle Sam stilt walkers, a Statue of Liberty Human Statue, balloon sculptors, magicians, inflatable fun houses and so much more! Bring your blanket and enjoy festival style food favorites from fresh squeezed lemonade and funnel cakes to mini-donuts and roasted ears of corn. Relax, sit back and get ready for Grammy Award Winning musicians.
Opener: TBA takes the stage at 6:00 p.m.
Zero Waste Event
Remember your reusable water bottle – Plastic-Free Event!
Fostering a culture of environmentalism, waste mitigation and energy conservation which minimizes the negative impacts to our collective environment and community for the long term is of upmost importance to the Town. The Towns environmental sustainability initiatives and Eagle County’s waste diversion goal of 50% reduction by 2030 (zero waste events utilizing leave no trace practices)
• There will not be any beverages available for purchase in single-use plastic bottles.
• There will be water filling stations and canned product available for purchase.
Volunteers are a valued member of our event program and play a crucial role in our success. We have an exciting and vibrant program to engage our community and visitors. Many of our volunteers have built long-lasting friendships through our program, and we look forward to deepening these relationships and expanding our program!
Volunteers will receive a one-year individual membership or a 25-punch card to the award-winning Avon Recreation Center in exchange for their service hours. The main role of our volunteer team is to assist Town staff with all aspects of event execution.
Service Hours: Service hours are typically available beginning in April 2022 through mid-October. Avon’s signature event is on July 3rd each year and is mandatory that all volunteers are available for at least one shift.
- One-year individual membership = 35 service hours
- 25-punch card = 15 service hours
Application: Anyone interested in requesting additional information or in applying should send an email to email@example.com.