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Fireworks Scheduled for September 16 at City Park

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Marshall Thornberry, City of Fort Collins – Parks
970.221.6303


John Litel, City of Fort Collins
970.221.6875
image for press release Fireworks Scheduled for September 16 at City Park Celebrate City Park’s 100th Anniversary with live music and fireworks.

September 4, 2012 (Fort Collins, CO) – For 100 years City Park in Fort Collins has been a center-point for family gatherings, cultural events and community celebrations. Throughout 2012 we have celebrated City Park’s historic contribution to our community. On September 16 City Park will be honored with a community celebration that includes live music and a fireworks display. The community celebration will begin at 5:00 PM with live music from “Twirling Zucchini Trio.” The popular and entertaining all sister band “SHEL” takes the stage at 7:00 PM. The celebration will conclude with a fireworks display over Sheldon Lake at 8:10 PM.

City Park 100 Schedule – September 16
4:00 PM Time Capsule Burial – Corner of Mulberry Street and Jackson Avenue
5:00 - 6:10 PM Twirling Zucchini Trio
7:00 - 8:10 PM SHEL
8:10 - 8:30 PM Fireworks

Free Shuttle Schedule
Free shuttles to City Park will be offered to community members during the City Park 100 Celebration on September 16. Shuttle pick-up and return locations will be located at:

• Downtown Transit Center - 250 N Mason between LaPorte and Maple
• CSU Moby Arena Parking Lot - 951 West Plum Street
• CSU Transit Center - located on the north end of the Lory Student Center

Pick up times will start at 4:30 PM and end at 7:50 PM from these locations. Return trips will start at 8:30 PM and end at 9:15 PM.

Please Note
Pets will not be allowed in City Park during the City Park 100 Celebration on September 16. Alcohol is not permitted in City Park. Parking may be limited; it is advised that citizens take advantage of the free shuttles.

For more information please visit fcgov.com/citypark100.

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