The annual RE/MAX Realty Team's Red, White and Boom party will be held Wednesday, July 4, at the foot of the Cape Coral Bridge. Every year the event, presented by the Chamber of Commerce of Cape Coral and the city of Cape Coral, attracts more than 20,000 revelers.
In addition to the highly anticipated fireworks show, which is scheduled to start at dusk (weather permitting), the event will feature live musical performances, food and beverage vendors, novelty items, jewelry, arts and crafts and more. There will also be free give-aways and drawings.
Local radio station Cat Country 107.1 is lining up the musical entertainment that will be featured on the Roger Dean Chevrolet Stage.
Harley Davidson Buell of Fort Myers will present "The American Tribute," a live stage production honoring local servicemen and women serving in Iraq and Afghanistan, plus a special fireworks salute to those who have fallen in the line of duty.
In addition, the second CenturyLink "Freedom 5K" Race over the Cape Coral Bridge will begin at 7:30 a.m.
For those interested, a special VIP Area will be set up featuring food, drinks and more in an air-conditioned tent provided by Caloosa Tent & Rentals.
The Kiwanis of Cape Coral is sponsoring the "Family Fun Zone," which includes inflatable bounce houses, climbing walls and obstacle courses.
For additional information about the Independence Day extravaganza, call 549-6900.