Independence Day

4thJuly

Concert on the Green

July 2, 2016
5:00 PM



The Concert on the Green will be held on Saturday, July 2, 2016 beginning at 5:00 with the Youth Symphony.  Due to the large number of people expected to attend, everyone is encouraged to arrive early as there will be traffic delays and parking restrictions.  The Concert on the Green is an alcohol-free event.  NO ALCOHOL is allowed on the Madison Town Green.  There will be no parking posted in the area including Copse Road from Bradley Road to Britton Lane.

5:00 PM  Shoreline Youth Symphony Orchestra
6:15 PM  MOTO
7:00 PM  Wallingford Symphony Orchestra 



Independence Day Fireworks


July 3, 2016
9:30 PM


The Town of Madison Annual Independence Day Fireworks display will be held on Sunday, July 3, 2016 at approximately 9:30 PM at the Madison Surf Club.  Due to the large numbers of people who are expected at the event, everyone is encouraged to arrive early as there will be traffic delays, road closures and parking restrictions

No Parking areas include:

  • West Wharf Road
  • Surf Club Road
  • Middle Beach Road
  • Middle Beach West
  • Seaview Avenue
Public Transportation/Shuttle Service
Shuttle service will commence at 7:00 PM and will run continuously throughout the evening.  Shuttle service pickup locations include:

  • Samson Rock Drive / Stop & Shop Parking Lot
  • Railroad Station / Bradley Road
  • Durham Road (Rt. 79) Commuter Parking Lot
After the fireworks, shuttle service will return commuters to these locations and will run until all potential passengers are accommodated.

ALL ACCESS TO THE BEACH AREA VIA MOTOR VEHICLE WILL BE CLOSED BY 8:30 PM
WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION/SHUTTLE SERVICE


Independence Day Parade


July 4, 2016
11:00 AM



The Town of Madison Annual Independence Day Parade will be held on Monday, July 4, 2016, commencing at 11:00 AM.   The parade will proceed west on Boston Post Road (Route 1) from Samson Rock Drive to the West Wharf Road and will end in the Surf Club.  The parade will require road closures.  Residents and motorists should expect traffic delays along the parade route between 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM. Affected areas will include Boston Post Road (Route 1) and all intersecting roads between Wall Street/Samson Rock Drive and West Wharf Road, including:

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  • Boston Post Road (Route 1)  
  • Wall Street
  • Samson Rock Drive
  • Durham Road (Route 79)
  • Meig’s Avenue
  • Academy Street
  • Copse Road
  • Island Avenue
  • Britton Lane
  • West Wharf Road
  • Lantern Hill Road
Motorists are encouraged to seek alternate routes during the parade.  Residents/Visitors requiring access to Middle Beach Road, or Madison Beach Hotel should use East Wharf Road to access those areas during the parade.  There will be no public access to the Surf Club or to the Madison Country Club (via West Wharf Road) during the parade.