Independence Day celebrations offer fun, family and an 'American Idol'

Published: Thursday, June 28 2012 4:00 p.m. MDT

Kaysville: June 28-29, 7 p.m., Idol competition, Davis High School Auditorium, 325 S. Main; July 1, 7 p.m., patriotic devotional, Davis High School, 325 S. Main; July 4, 6:30 a.m., breakfast, Davis Applied Technology Center, 550 E. 300 South; 7:30 a.m., 5K and 10K, Davis High School; 10 a.m., family festival, Davis Applied Technology Center; 11 a.m., parade, route follows Main Street; 10 p.m., fireworks, Davis High School and Davis Applied Technology Center area. For more information, call 801-546-1235 or visit kaysvillecity.com.

Layton: July 1, 7 p.m., "Voices of Liberty" patriotic concert, Ed Kenley Amphitheater, 403 N. Wasatch Dr.; July 4, 6:30 a.m., breakfast and fun run/walk, Layton Commons Park, 437 N. Wasatch Dr.; 8:30 a.m., flag-raising ceremony, Ed Kenley Amphitheater; 10:30 a.m., parade, route follows Gentile Street between Fairfield Road and Fort Lane and continues down Fort Lane to Wasatch Drive; 12:30 p.m., children's carnival, Layton Commons Park; 8 p.m. concert, Ed Kenley Amphitheater; 10 p.m., fireworks. For more information, visit laytoncity.org

North Salt Lake: July 3, 6 p.m., activities, and 9:30 p.m., firework show, Eaglewood Golf Course, 1110 E. Eaglewood Drive. For more information, visit nslcity.org.

West Bountiful: July 3, 7 p.m., music, and 10 p.m., fireworks, West Bountiful Park, 550 W. 1600 North; July 4, 7 a.m., flag-raising ceremony, City Hall, 550 N. 800 West; 10:30 a.m., parade, route begins at 400 N. 800 West and will continue north; 11:30 a.m., entertainment and food, West Bountiful Park. For more information, call 801-292-4486 or visit westbountiful.utah.gov.

Grand County

Moab: July 4, 10 p.m., fireworks. For more information, call 435-259-5121 or visit moabcity.state.ut.us.

Iron County

Enoch: July 4, 7 a.m., 5K and 10K "Freedom Run"; 7 p.m., free hot dogs and fireworks, Old Enoch Park, 1702 E. 5250 North. For more information, visit cityofenoch.org.

Morgan County

Morgan: July 4, 6:30 a.m., bike race, LDS Rock Chapel, 10 W. Young St.; 7 a.m., 5K run and pancake breakfast, Riverside Park, 198 E. 125 North; 8 a.m., flag ceremony and cannon blast, Morgan High Football Stadium, 201 E. Young St.; 10 a.m., parade, route begins at Morgan High School and ends at Fair Grounds, with activities available throughout the day at Riverside Park; 7 p.m., Eric Dodge with Talia Wilson opening, free concert, and 10 p.m., fireworks, Morgan High School. For more information, call 801-829-3451 or visit morgan4th.com.

Salt Lake County

Sugar House Park, Salt Lake City: July 4, 5-10 p.m., entertainment; 10 p.m., fireworks, 1300 E. 2100 South. For more information, visit sugarhousefireworks.com.

Holladay: July 4, 8:30 a.m., Children's parade, route begins at Pine Park, 2120 E. 4500 South; 9 a.m., breakfast, New Village Plaza, $5; 10:10 p.m., fireworks festival. For more information, call 801-272-9450 or visit cityofholladay.com.

Jordan Park: July 4, 6 p.m., booths; 10 p.m. fireworks, 900 W. 1060 South. For more information visit slc.gov.com.

Liberty Park, Salt Lake City: July 4, 2-10 p.m., "One Love Celebration," 600 E. 1300 South; 10 p.m., fireworks. For more information, visit bulafest.com.

Murray: July 4, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Murray Fun Day activities and entertainment throughout the day, Murray Park, 296 E. Murray Park Ln.; 6:30 a.m., breakfast, $5 adults, $3 children, Murray Park Pavilion #5; 7 a.m., sunrise service, Murray Park Amphitheater; 8 a.m., 5K and children's race, begins at Constitution Crl., Murray Park; 8:30 a.m., parade, route begins at Fashion Place Mall and ends at Murray Park; 8:30 p.m., entertainment featuring Octappella; 10 p.m., fireworks, Murray Park. For more information, call 801-264-2614 or visit murray.utah.gov.

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