Local

Ithaca fireworks return to Stewart Park July 1

Ithaca fireworks return to Stewart Park July 1

The annual Ithaca fireworks show returns to Stewart Park this year on July 1.

Last year’s event marked the return of the spectacle to the city park, which previously had been hosted by the area’s higher education institutions.

Volunteer coordinator for the event Vicki Taylor says you can catch the show from the Farmer’s Market, Cass Park, Sunset Park and many other areas throughout the city.

Information about parking restrictions, road closures, and the schedule of events can be found at ithacafireworks.com starting next week.

All of the funding for the project comes from community donations and foundations.

“People who love fireworks make this happen,” says Taylor.

More Local Headlines

in Local

Cornell senior named Rhodes Scholar

Fresh
cornell seal

Senior Rachel Harmon will graduate in May with degree from Cornell's ILR school

in Local

Police: Three teens stole from church office during Sunday mass

crime2

Theft occurred at church in Auburn in Sunday; teenage suspects found near church after incident

in Local

Police: Bus driver resigns after leaving student on bus

school_bus

Incident happened Thursday afternoon in Canandaigua

in Local

Flood warnings issued across western New York

Neptune fire

As temperatures approach 60 degrees, concerns are growing about flooding problems

in Local

Months after fatal crash, Simeon’s owners talking rebuild

simeons resized

Restaurant has been closed since June truck crash