The Independence day Parade will take place in Willsboro (not Essex) this year. It will occur on July 4th beginning at 11:00 am. There will be festivities to follow the parade at the Paine Soccer Field (food and activities).
Note: The Fireworks will also occur in Willsboro this year, on the 3rd of July at dusk. They will be shot off in the field in between Paine Soccer Field and Willsboro Central school. The best place to watch them are at Paine Soccer Field or at the school.