Foxborough Founders Day is Saturday, June 10, 2017

From humble beginnings, Foxborough Founders Day has grown into a wonderful celebration of civic pride and a chance for the community to come together for a day of fun, food and fellowship sandwiched between the pageantry of a parade and an awesome display of fireworks.

The 2017 theme is TBD

Foxborough-based organizations and businesses are encouraged to build upon this theme as they prepare their entries for the parade. Many will carry the theme over to their field activities where those non-profit organizations will provide entertainment food and fun for all in attendance.

Every non-profit, civic and religious organization in Foxborough is encouraged to participate in the field festivities and raise funds for their various organizations by selling food, running games and raffles or selling novelties and other products. Together, the people and businesses of Foxborough will show the rest of the world why we call Foxborough Home Sweet Home!


Please Donate!

Donations are gratefully accepted year round and make a huge difference! Foxborough Founders Day is an all-volunteer effort and your donation of any amount helps defray the cost of the fireworks, parade, and other Founders Day events! Mail your check to Foxborough Founders Day Committee, 40 South Street, Foxborough Mass 02035



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FOXBOROUGH FOUNDERS DAY PLANNING COMMITTEE
40 SOUTH STREET
FOXBOROUGH, MA 02035

THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN HELPING SAVE FOXBOROUGH FOUNDERS DAY.

This is just an outline of what we are looking for in a committee member.

Our meetings are once a month on the first Tuesday of each month.
We meet from 7-8pm at Church of Emmanuel on Central Street.
We meet each Tuesday from May 1 until Founders Day at the same time and place.

Our schedule of meetings is
January 3, 2017
February 7, 2017
March 7, 2017
April 4, 2017
May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
June 6

We host a table at each election from 6:30 am until 8 pm.
We have a Rocket/Boot Drive on the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend.
Each of these is done in 2 hour shifts typically or longer if you prefer.

The weekend of Founders Day we are very busy and need as much man power as possible.

Friday: Set-up starting at 8am at the Booth Fields. This includes picking up supplies and helping set up. Painting the field, setting up tents, putting up barriers for the fireworks, etc. It usually concludes by 3pm or earlier with extra help.

Saturday: All hands on deck.
Field: At least 10 people
Founders Day Committee Tent and Reunion Tent: 8 People
Parade: At least 12 people
Banner holders and Rocket Carriers: 7 people
Cow Chip Bingo; 3 people
Parade Judges: 3
Fireworks: 10 People
We start at 6:30 am and go until approximately 11pm

Boot Drive at least 20 people

Elections: 2 hour shifts for 13 hours 1 person minimum 2 people ideal *this is a fun event*

Sunday: Clean up: Starts at 6:30am until we are done. Usually around 11am

Some of the timing overlaps and some of the people wear more than one hat.