Come celebrate July 4th by enjoying one of the largest aerial fireworks displays in Western New York. This year's display is scheduled for dusk on Wednesday, July 4, at Martin's Fantasy Island.
Martin's Fantasy Island will be the only place to view the ground display. Beginning at 5 p.m., Grand Island residents may gain free admission to the park with photo identification and proof of Grand Island residency (adults).
"We anticipate the 2012 fireworks display will be the best yet," said Grand Island Town Supervisor Mary Cooke. "Thank you to all of the generous sponsors who make this possible."
•No parking along Grand Island Boulevard between Whitehaven Road and KOA campground (2570 GI Blvd.).
•No parking along Whitehaven Road between Trinity Church (2100 Whitehaven Road) and West Island Trucking (2449 Whitehaven Road).
•No parking along the entirety of Alvin Road, from Baseline Road to Whitehaven Road.
•Illegally parked vehicles will be ticketed and towed.
Thruway Ramp Closure
The on-ramp from Whitehaven Road to the I-190 northbound will be closed from approximately 9 p.m. until the end of the fireworks display.