Editor's note: The event has been postponed to Saturday, July 5.
The Danvers Family Festival will present its annual Fireworks Show and Food Festival at Plains Park from 5 to 10:30 p.m. Thursday, July 3.
Plains Park is at 55 Conant St. Rain date is July 5.
The event kicks off at 5 p.m. where there will
be performances, including the winner of this year's Danvers Idol competition.
There will be dancing, music, fun, food, games and rides for children.
At least a dozen Boston area food vendors will be on hand for the second annual Food Truck Festival.
At 8:30 p.m., Danvers will honor the men and women of the military with a patriotic program. At 9:15 pm., the 50/50 raffle winner will be announced.
Then to cap it all off, the fireworks display kicks off at 9:30 p.m.
The general public is allowed to enter the park at 5 p.m. There will be check-in entrances where safety professionals will screen attendees.
Pocketbooks and baby bags will be checked and issued an entrance bracelet.
No alcohol, backpacks or coolers will be allowed.
Items that are taken into the park must be able to fit inside a clear plastic bag (blankets and chairs excluded)For more information, visit the Danvers Family Festival website at: www.danversfamilyfestival.com or go to Facebook or Twitter.