EL SEGUNDO HERALD July 11, 2019 Page 15
July 4 Celebration Includes Food,
Festivities, Fireworks and Fun
Last Thursday, the City of El Segundo put on another great Fourth of July celebration and Recreation Park with tons of fun for families and friends. Here are some highlights from the event.
The Brown family including Celeste, Kirk Brown, Jr., their daughter
Abby and grandfather Kirk Brown, Sr.
Photos by Gregg McMullin
Nine-month-old Finn Petersen races towards the finish line in the Diaper Derby. The water balloon toss didn’t go well for most.
Hanna Adler concentrates on her cookie decorating skills.
In the annual three-legged adult race, Matt Robinson and Scot Nicol edged out defending champions Shauna Skarin and Julia Cohen.
Mayor Drew Boyles is eliminated in the water balloon toss.
Bill Watkins and his daughter Carrie were in the father/daughter
water balloon toss.
Taryn Foster won the pie-eating contest.
Lead singer Hanna Crowley, of the band Midnight Ride, joined the crowd in front dancing and continued to sing “Don’t Stop Believing.”
The City of El Segundo dazzled us with another spectacular fireworks display.