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 Community Events

For more information about these events, please call the City Clerk's office or visit the Sunbury Calendar of Events.






: Sunbury Youth Baseball Opening Day at the David L. Persing Recreation Complex, North Fourth Street Sunbury. For more information,



Memorial Day Program (call American Legion Post 201 at 570.286.0431 for information)


: YMCA 28th Annual 5K Race
21st: Rotary Car Shows
: City Wide Yard Sales  For more info, please call 570.286.7768
Sunbury Celebration Logo
Second Saturday of July: Sunbury Celebration.  The City of Sunbury hosts several days of fun family-oriented events culminating with the best fireworks display in the area held every year on the second Saturday in July. 
Sunbury Celebration Family Fun Night at the Oppenheimer Playground N Second Street
Sunbury Celebration Splash Hop at the Community Center, Memorial Drive
Sunbury Celebration at the David L. Persing Rec Area located on North Fourth St ~ For more information please call 570-286-7820
Sunbury Celebration’s Soap Box Derby

Win a New Ford Pick-up from Sunbury Motors!

Sunbury Celebration proudly announces its New Truck Raffle to benefit youth programs in the City. 

Grand Prize:  2015 Ford F150 Super Crew Cab 4 x 4

Specifications:The F150 will be a Super Crew Cab, Styleside, 5'6" Box, 5.0L FFV V8 Engine, 6-Speed Select-Shift Automatic Transmission, Bronze Fire Metallic with Medium Light Camel Cloth Interior, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Power Windows and Door Locks, A/C, Cruise Control, Remote Keyless Entry, P265/70R17 OWL A/T Tires, 17" Silver Painted Aluminum Wheels, 40/20/40 Split Front Seat,

4-Way Adjustable Head Restraints,

6-Speaker AM/FM Stereo Radio with CD Player and MP3 Decoder, and much, much more .....



Only 500 Tickets will be Sold!

Proceeds Benefit Sunbury Youth programs and Activities.

Drawing will be held at Midnight on Thursday, December 31, 2015 ( New Year's Eve ), at Sunbury Celebration, 4th & Market Sts., Sunbury, PA 17801.

Only 500 Tickets will be Sold!



For More Information or to Order Tickets:


or call:

Dan Saxton at 570-274-5010


Vehicle provided through the courtesy of: Sunbury Ford Motor Company

Winner shall be solely responsible for all taxes, title, registration, insurance and any applicable delivery fees.  Winner shall be selected by a random drawing from all entries received. A public drawing will be held at Midnight on Thursday, December 31, 2015, at the Sunbury Celebration Activities, 4th & Market Sts, Sunbury, PA.  Winner does NOT have to be present to win and shall be notified by telephone or certified mail. Winner shall take delivery of vehicle directly from participating dealer ( Sunbury Ford Motor Company, 943 N. 4th Street, Sunbury, PA 17801 ) upon completion of all required documentation.   Drawing will be held contingent upon enough tickets being sold to cover the cost of the vehicle.  In the unlikely event that the drawing is cancelled for lack of participation, a full refund will be made to all ticket purchasers within 30 days of cancellation.  All refunds will be mailed via U.S. Postal Service.  Purchase of a ticket certifies that you are aware of, and agree to, the terms and conditions set forth in this notice. Must be 21 years old to enter.  Void where prohibited by law.  FOR INFORMATION CALL:  570-274-5010

To Order Tickets:

Send your check or money order payable to:  Sunbury Celebration  

Mail your entry to:

Daniel E. Saxton                 

1003 Edison Avenue            

Sunbury, PA 17801        

Your ticket(s) and receipt will be mailed to you via USPS First Class Mail.  

Be sure to include your full name, address and telephone number ( Email address is
optional ). There is no limit on the number of tickets you can purchase.  Please indicate the number you want.  Check or money order only.  Sorry, we do not accept credit cards or Paypal.  Do not send cash. Thank you for your support and Good Luck!       



National Night Out, First Tuesday in August Cameron Park 6 pm
SRI Valley's Got Talent @ Shikellamy High School Auditorium
River Featival Logo
Sunbury River Festival.  Summer in the Valley means the return of the Sunbury River Festival.  This event is held annually the third Saturday in August. More information at



 Bassmaster Classic


Pumpkin CostumeHeld the 3rd Thursday in October: Halloween Parade @ 7 pm. For more information, please contact the Fire Police.
TBA: Historical Cemetery Tour
Santa Parade is held the Friday after Thanksgiving, tree lighting, cookies and hot chocolate and arrival of Santa, Cameron Park 7 pm.  Santa receives visitors in his house in Cameron Park throughout the Christmas season.
Parade forms at 6 pm on Raspberry Avenue and steps off at 6:30 pm.  Heads down Market Street and ends in Cameron Park. 
2016 Polar Express Train Ride  Benefits Fort Discovery. Tickets may be purchased at>
Friday, December 2, 2016 Departures at 5 pm; 7 pm and 9 pm
Sunday December 4, 2016 Departures at 12 noon; 2 pm; 4 pm and 6 pm
Tickets can be purchased at for $12.00>
or, if available, the day of the event at the departure location at the rear of Zimmerman Motors on Rt 61

Live nativity in Cameron Park, Market Street, Sunbury.  December 12, 2015