UPDATE: The event has been postponed to July 8.
The mayor has released parking and shuttle information for Friday’s Kick Off to Summer celebration.

The Kick-Off to Summer Blast will be Friday, July 1, from 4:00-11:30pm at Lisman Landing Marina, with a fireworks extravaganza to light-up the harbor at 9:15pm.

The event will feature: Michael Rea, who will take the stage at 5:00pm, followed by the RumRunners at 7:30pm.

“We have doubled the food trucks this year from six to 12 including Caseus, BRYAC Shuck Truck, Baked and Loaded, 744 Express, Local Meatball and many more,” said Mayor Ben Blake. “They will be on scene serving-up tasty gourmet food for purchase, while Wines and More will sell beverages at two stations this year.”

A shuttle bus will run from Harborside Middle School, Wasson Field and the Milford Senior Center.  The bus will drop off guests at the corner of High Street and Helwig Street.  Helwig Street will close beginning at 5:00pm until 11:00pm.  The public lot at Lisman’s Landing and the Milford Public Library will close to all commuters on Thursday, June 30 and Friday, July 1.  Parking will be available at the city’s newly paved parking lot parallel to the train station on High Street.

“Please do not park at Lisman’s Landing or the Library you will be towed,” city officials said.

The Kick-Off to Summer Blast is made possible by support of Milford Bank, ShopRite, Beirne Wealth, 7 Seas Restaurant and major donor, the Devon Rotary. Event sponsorships are still available and anyone interested in helping to make the event a continued success should contact the committee chairman, Dan Worroll at dwworroll@yahoo.com or 203-464-9632.