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Darien Celebrates Independence Day with Fireworks at the High School

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Hundreds of families turned out to see the town fireworks display Saturday night at Darien High School, either sitting almost directly underneath the rockets’ red glare near the stadium field or further back with children at the oval fields (or very far back at the opposite end of the campus where the booms were not nearly as loud). (more…) Continue Reading →

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For July 2 Darien Fireworks, Get a Parking Pass Soon — and Here’s More Info

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Friday, July 1, 10:06 a.m.:

There were still about 50 parking passes available Thursday afternoon at Darien Town Hall. Today, Friday, is the last day to get them, and they allow you to park your car at Darien High School or on nearby streets (first-come, first served). (more…) Continue Reading →

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Going to the Darien Fireworks? Know the Rules Before You Go

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Darien police have announced these safety and traffic rules for people attending — and especially driving to — the town fireworks display on Saturday, July 2. Some highlights: No vehicles can enter before 6:30 p.m.; No parking passes are available on the day of the event; no booze at the event; if you try to take down a no parking sign, you’ll be arrested; your bags, backpack or cooler may be searched; there are various ways you could park your car so that it will be towed, putting a definite crimp on your fun (see the announcement for that and for other rules). (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien Fireworks in the Air, Big Picnic on the Ground

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Rockets glared and bombs burst in the air Friday night at the town’s Independence Day fireworks display, the main attraction of a celebration in which thousands gathered outside Darien High School. See also: Here’s How Darien Rolls on the Fourth of July

[This article was updated early Saturday morning with the addition of the last two pictures.]


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Darien’s July 3 Fireworks Display: What to Know If You Go [UPDATE]

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UPDATE, July 3:

The weather looks fine for tonight’s fireworks at Darien High School, with the National Weather Service predicting partly cloudy skies and a light, 6 mph south wind. (more…) Continue Reading →

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