Independence Day celebration set for Saturday


AMBOY — The Amboy Independence Celebration will take place start at 4 p.m., on Saturday, July 1.

However, if you want to start the glorious day correctly, the Amboy Fire Department will be the host to an all you can eat breakfast at 7-11 a.m. on Saturday, July 1.

The donation only breakfast which was held during Depot Days but moved to the Independence Celebration, for the first time this year will feature pancakes, sausage, biscuits and gravy, coffee, juice, and milk. Besides good eats, the breakfast allows the community to check out the fire station. 

Once you’ve had breakfast, come back to downtown Amboy for the rest of the Independence Celebration. The bounce houses, water slides, bubble making machine and face painting will start at 4 p.m. ZOWA Wrestling will take to the mat 4:30-6:15 p.m. Back Country Roads will take to the stage at 6:30 p.m. Fireworks will take to the sky at dusk.

Happy Independence Day from the Amboy Fire Department and the City of Amboy.