Litchfield’s 300th birthday will be celebrated with a bang on Saturday night when the town’s anniversary committee holds a fireworks display at 9:15 from the baseball field at Litchfield High School.
The show can be viewed from Constitution Way and Whites Woods Road. Plumb Hill Road will be blocked off during the show for safety purposes.
Spectators can view the fireworks from Plumb Hill Playing Fields and the parking lots at Litchfield Intermediate School. Access to the viewing areas will be from the rear entrance to Plumb Hill Playing Fields on Whites Woods Road. Temporary lighting will placed along the walkway from the entrance to the field to the viewing areas.
The show will be the latest in a series of events being held to mark the anniversary of the town’s incorporation on May 19, 1719.