SECOND SUMMER CELEBRATION AT KALMUS BEACH 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Family fun will take place at Kalmus Beach from 5:00 to 8:00 PM including free games and community resources, as well as performances and workshops presented by a collaboration of local instructors and professionals from Movement Arts Cape Cod. A pop-up dance floor, right on the beach will be their stage as they offer varying international styles of music and dance like samba, capoeira, interpretive story telling through contemporary dance, pole dancing at sunset with colorful sails, Egyptian belly dancing and more. Onlookers will experience the sights and sounds reminiscent of international seaside fairs from around the world. Town departments and local resources will be on hand with interactive displays and valuable information for all with everything from upcoming important events and public health studies to back-to-school information and business opportunities. The popular Marine & Environmental Critter Truck, Antique Hyannis Fire Truck and Silent Spring PFAS Study are just a few that will be on hand. Local organizations that are interested in participating can contact Amy Harwood at 508-862-4638 or Amy.Harwood@town.barnstable.ma.us. Space is limited. Admission is free and parking permit requirements will be waived starting at 4:00 PM. Public restrooms and the snack bar will be open until 9:00 PM.
VETERANS PARK BEACH VIEWING
Veterans Park Beach at 480 Ocean Street in Hyannis is open to the public for viewing. Admission is free after 4:00 PM. Space is limited. Live music featuring “Jo & Co” will entertain on the porch of the staff house facing the beach from 6-8 PM and local talent from Frank-FM and PIXY-103 will be on hand from 4-8 PM with live call-ins throughout the day. Fans can tune in to the fireworks soundtrack on both stations, Frank-FM 93.5/94.7 FM and PIXY-102.9 FM.
The Annual Fireworks show will be presented from a barge in Lewis Bay over Hyannis Harbor. Kalmus and Veterans Beaches will be open for viewing and parking is free after 4:00 PM. Bathrooms will be open at both locations. The Snack Bar at Kalmus will be open for the event and Perry’s Last Stand Ice Cream trucks will be at Veterans. No alcohol/tobacco/cannabis is allowed on town property. Please be respectful of private property and park your vehicle in one of the locations mentioned below or other authorized location.
The HyArts Artist Shanties will be open during the day at Bismore Park (Ocean Street) and the Harbor Overlook on the corner of Ocean and South Streets.