continued Susan and Howard Rathbun will serve as grand marshals for the parade, which has a theme pf “Move Classics.” Angela Brown and Matt Courtright will announce the parade from the reviewing stand next to Rathbun Jewelers. Karen Disbrow will start the parade with the National Anthem and a patriotic song.
Following the parade Buffalo Barfield & Unherd-of-Entertainment Live! will perfrom in Bicentennial Park at 3:30 and 5:30 p.m. Joe McGinness and Longshot Live! will follow at 7:30 to 9 p.m.
A fireworks display will conclude the celebration at 9:30 p.m.
The 2013 Best Fourth in the North is sponsored by the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce and the Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership.
Freedom sponsors are Alonzo Fireworks, Amyland Amusements, Burnham Financial Services, Divine Sales LLC, Inter-Lakes Health, International Paper Company, Glens Falls National Bank, Reale Construction and Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union.
Liberty sponsors are Avery Energy, Christopher Chevrolet, Best Western Plus Ticonderoga/Burgoyne Grill, Knights of Columbus, Limited Light Karaoke and McDonalds/Hearburg Enterprises.
Patriot sponsors are Adirondack Camp, Dedrick’s Tree Service, Kiwanis Club, The Depot Theatre, Ticonderoga Teachers Association, Upstate Agency, Wagon Wheel Restaurant and Wal-Mart.
Sparkler sponsors are Angela’s Hair Styling, Circle Court Motel, Eddie’s Restaurant and the Ticonderoga Heritage Museum.
For more information visit www.best4thinthenorth.com or like the Best 4th In The North on Facebook. People can also contact the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce at 585-6619, Email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.ticonderogany.com.