Ferndale, N.Y. – June 30, 2015 – There’s no better place to celebrate the 4th of July than in the Sullivan County Catskills. Enjoy the all-new Eagle Express shuttle service from New York City to the Upper Delaware River and Sullivan County, and enjoy festivals, fireworks, and parades across the region.
The Eagle Express shuttle will board at 4 p.m. on Friday, July 3rd at the Local Café, near Penn Station, at 33rd Street between 7th and 8th Avenues. The route travels along the Upper Delaware Scenic Byway, with drop-off points in the hamlets of Pond Eddy, Barryville, Narrowsburg, and Callicoon.
While in Sullivan County this holiday weekend, consider one of these family-friendly, FREE events on Independence Day:
- 21st Annual Liberty Festival
- Liberty, N.Y.; 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
- Annual Independence Day Parade
- Roscoe, N.Y.; 11 a.m.
- Fireworks Display
- Villa Roma Resort & Conference Center
- Callicoon, N.Y.; 9:15 p.m.
During your visit, snap pictures of the fun and share them in the #SullivanSummer Photo Contest! Whether you take a picture of a sunset, a landscape, an action shot, or a selfie, share your photo on facebook, Twitter, and Instagram using the hashtag #SullivanSummer. The pic with the most likes will be crowned the Sullivan Summer Snapshot Champion on July 29th. Get all of the contest details and submit photos online by visiting www.scva.net/Sullivan-Summer-Photo-Contest.
Head back to New York on Sunday, July 5th at 5 p.m. on the Eagle Express’s return shuttle, where pickups will be made in the hamlets of Pond Eddy, Barryville, Narrowsburg, and Callicoon.
For a complete schedule of dates, including itinerary, maps, and specific arrival and departure times, visit www.scva.net/eagleexpress. One-way trips are $40; round trip travel costs $80. Eagle Express is not able to accommodate pets or recreational equipment (bikes, kayaks, etc.) at this time. Space on the July 3rd shuttle is going fast, but seats are still available.