SCARSDALE, N.Y. – The Greenacres Neighborhood Association will host a Fourth of July celebration Monday from 9 a.m.-noon at Greenacres Field in Scarsdale.
There will be games, races, a patriotic program plus a visit from the Scarsdale Fire Department, who firefighters will cool everyone off with a big water spray.
The Arthur Manor Neighborhood Association will hold its 88th annual July Fourth parade and celebration Monday. The lineup for the parade will begin at 9:15 a.m. at the corner of Bell and Sprague roads, and the parade will start promptly at 9:45 a.m. Children interested in participating in the parade can dress in patriotic costume or decorate their bicycles, tricycles, wagons or strollers. The celebration continues at Davis Park with a brief ceremony, field games and refreshments.
In addition, the pool complex will have a carnival day on Monday. There will be a DJ, two costumed characters, a bouncy castle, temporary tattoos, prize giveaways and events throughout the afternoon. The tentative schedule is:
Noon – Freestyle swim races.
12:30 p.m. – Wading pool penny hunt.
1 p.m. – Kickboard races.
1:45 p.m. – Parent/child relay race.
2 p.m. – Foul shooting contest.
2:15 p.m. – Inner tube races.
3 p.m. – Diving pool basketball dunk contest.