ChorusTo this small, littlenot too big, little homeyNice, little, quaint, littlealways kindlyOld New England townWelcome
If you're new to the placeAnd feeling uneasyFret not a bitIn this always, friendlyold New England townWelcomeWelcomeTo our family picnicJuly fourth picnicIndependence Day!
MenWhether next of kin or new-door neighborHappily, we pool our labor to give our town a new faceAnd when we're done, you'll never know the place
ChorusAt our family picnicJuly fourth picnicIndependence DayThere's a buzzing in the airChildren running everywhereAs all of us prepareFor that once-a-year wonderful dayAnd our spirits are so highFeels like Christmas in JulyAs we pray the hours flyTo that star-spangledWonderful, wonderful, wonderful day
Female PuppiesWe can hardly wait to bathe and dress upWe love picnics we confess, yup!
LadyWith Darling and with Jim DearWe've made a home from which we'll never roam
TrampWhy would wewhen we're so contented here?
LadyIn this fine, little, not too
Female Puppiesbig, little, cozywarm, little, swell, little
ChorusAlways lovingOld New England homeIn our small, little, not too biglittle, honey, nice, littlequaint, littleAlways friendlyOne townWelcomeWelcomeWelcomeWelcome!