Fourth of July celebrations set across Utah

Published: Saturday, June 30 2007 12:00 a.m. MDT

 (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret Morning News) (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret Morning News)
Utahns across the state will whoop it up American style during annual July Fourth celebrations — in many instances for several days — as the holiday follows a summertime weekend. The fun-for-everyone agenda includes:

Beaver County

Beaver: July 4, 9 a.m. parade; July 6 and 7, Annual Butch Cassidy Festival, Beaver City Park, 888-848-5081.

Milford: July 4, 10 a.m. parade, games and concessions at Pavilion Park, 10 p.m. fireworks, 435-387-2711.

Minersville: July 4, 10 a.m. parade, 11 a.m. program and all-day carnival, 11:30 a.m. lunch 435-438-2451.

Box Elder County

Brigham City: July 4, 7 a.m. 5K, meet at Watkins Lot; 8-11 a.m. breakfast; 9-10 a.m. patriotic program; 9-11 a.m. Wal-Mart fishing at Pioneer Pond; 10 a.m. teens T-ball tournament; noon-4 p.m. food, games in the park; 1 p.m. horseshoe contest; 2-5 p.m. Shoshone Powwow at Pioneer Bowery; 6:30 p.m. Connard Dehlin concert; 8 p.m. concert in the park, Lake Bonneville Community Symphony; dusk, fireworks, Pioneer Park, 800 W. Forest, 1-435-734-2001.

Willard: July 4, fireworks at dusk.

Cache County

Hyrum: July 4, 6:15 a.m. freedom run; 7-11 a.m. chuckwagon breakfast; 8 a.m. flag ceremony; 11:55 a.m. Main Street Run; noon parade; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. booths; 1:30-4 p.m. entertainment at City Square; 7:30 p.m. Hyrum Hornets Baseball game. 435-245-6033.

Carbon County

Price: July 4, fireworks at dusk, Carbon County Fairgrounds, 393 S. Fairgrounds Road, 435-888-6613.

Scofield: July 4, fireworks at dusk, Huntington Rodeo Arena, 435-637-9737.

Daggett County

Flaming Gorge Resort: July 3, noon-6 p.m. car show; 1-3 p.m. pig roast, band, ice cream social; fireworks at the Dutch John Area. 435-889-3773.

Davis County

Centerville: July 3, 6:30 p.m. Children's Parade, Main Street; 8-10 p.m. free concert at Founders Park, 9:45 p.m. fireworks at park. July 4, 7-9 a.m. breakfast Founders Park; 7 a.m. 5K run, children's races; 9 a.m. parade on Main Street, starts on Chase Lane; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Heritage quilt display, Centerville Elementary; 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. outdoor festival and entertainment at Founders Park; 1 p.m. police auction, Founders Park. 295-3477.

Clearfield: July 4: 7-10 a.m. 5K run and two-mile walk; 9:30 a.m. parade; all day, booths, games, arts/crafts, live entertainment, food, family fun; 10 p.m. fireworks at Fisher Park, 700 S. 1000 East. 525-2790.

Kaysville: July 4, 10 p.m. fireworks, DATC/DHS. 544-3088.

Layton: July 1, 7 p.m. patriotic concert, "Voices of Liberty" in the Ed Kenley Amphitheater. July 4, 6:30-10:30 a.m. Breakfast in the Bowery; 6:45 a.m.; 5K Fun Run/Walk Registration, 7:15 a.m. 5K Fun Walkers Start, 7:30 a.m. 5K Fun Runners Start; 8 a.m. flag-raising at Ed Kenley Amphitheater; 9 a.m. all-star games; 10:30 a.m. parade, booths open; noon Surf 'n Swim opens; 12:30 p.m. children's carnival concessions, entertainment, Commons Park; 8 p.m. New American Symphony with Cannoneers at Ed Kenley Amphitheater; dusk, fireworks. 336-3900.

Lagoon: July 4, fireworks at dusk.

North Salt Lake: July 3, 6 p.m. live music, food, games; dusk fireworks, Eaglewood Golf Course, 1110 E. Eaglewood Drive, 292-7946.

Sunset: July 7, Fun Days activities from 7 a.m.-10 p.m.; fireworks, 1800 N. 85 West. Vicki, 614-9105.

West Bountiful: Today, 9 a.m. parade along 800 West; activities at park, 550 W. 1600 North, 292-4486.

West Point: Today, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., golf tournament. July 3, 6 p.m. picnic in the park, 3-on-3 basketball tournament, raffle, horseshoes, rides, food and music, Kids Survivor; 8 p.m. music includes Elvis, Fire on the Mountain and HOT HOT HOT. July 4, 6 a.m. flag-raising and community breakfast; 7 a.m. 5K run, 2-mile walk; 8:30 a.m. parade with fly-over by the U.S. Armed Forces, 2300 W. 550 North; 1 p.m. survivor challenge; all-day events include baseball games, all-American cookie bake-off, bingo, crazy hat contest, hot air balloons, reptile show, arts, crafts and food, Loy F. Blake Memorial Park, 3500 W. 550 North. 776-0971.

Duchesne County

Duchesne city: July 4, 7 a.m. breakfast; dusk, fireworks. 435-738-2464.

Tabiona: Call 435-848-5481 for details.

Emery County

Huntington: July 3, 5 p.m. kid's pet contest; 6:30 p.m. MECCA bike ride; 7 p.m. Huntington Heritage Idol contest; 7:30 p.m. ice cream social, City Park. July 4, 6 a.m. flag-raising, 5K run; 7 a.m. breakfast; 9:30 a.m. kids parade; 10 a.m. parade; noon patriotic program; 1 p.m. Brenn Hill, entertainment; 3 p.m. 3-on-3 basketball tournament; all day, big toys, food, booths in city park; dusk, fireworks, Huntington Arena, 435-687-2436.

Orangeville: July 4, 9:30 p.m. fireworks at the Ball complex on Mill Dam Road. 435-748-2651.

Garfield County

Boulder: July 5, 6 p.m. ice cream social and talent show at Boulder Mountain Lodge, July 4, 4 p.m. parade; 5 p.m. games and patriotic program; 6 p.m. dinner; 8:30 p.m. dance, Boulder Town Hall and grounds, 435-335-7300.

Tropic: Call 435-679-8713 for details.

Garfield County: Call 435-676-8826 for details.

Iron County

Cedar City: July 4, 9:30 a.m. parade followed by carnival activities throughout the day at Main Street park; dusk, fireworks, 1600 N. 3000 West, 435-586-4484.

Enoch: July 4, 7 a.m. 5K run, 10K run, family walk, car show and road run, 9:15-9:45 a.m. check-in time, 10 a.m. departure time, 11 a.m. car show starts; noon lunch, cook-off, Enoch Little League Park. 435-586-1119

Parowan: July 4, 10 a.m. parade followed by fund-raiser, foot races, games, food, Town Square Park; dusk, fireworks at the Race Track. 435-477-3331.

Juab County

Call 435-623-3410 for details.

Kane County

Kanab: July 4, 7 a.m.-10 a.m. Lions Club breakfast, LDS Church parking lot; 10 a.m. parade; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. food, booths, crafts and games; 5 p.m. dinner, live entertainment; dusk, fireworks. 435-644-2534.

Millard County

Delta: July 3, 7 p.m. children's games and dancing in the City Park. July 4th, 7 a.m. breakfast at the city park; 9 a.m. bunny hop; 9:30 a.m. parade with F-16 flyover followed by a patriotic program; noon games, food, entertainment, volleyball tournament, city park; 2 p.m. free swim, matinee; 6 p.m. demolition derby; 10 p.m. Centennial Musical Fireworks, Millard County Fairgrounds, 435-864-2759.

Fillmore: July 3, 6:30 p.m. children's parade; July 4, 7-9 a.m. breakfast and flag ceremony; 9 a.m. freedom mile run registration; 10 a.m. parade; 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. entertainment and food in the City Center Park; 1-4 p.m. free swim; 2 p.m. pioneer rounder's baseball; 3 p.m. Millard High skeet shoot at the rifle range; fireworks at dusk at the race tracks, 435-743-5233.

Morgan County

Morgan City: July 4, 8 a.m. fun run, tennis tournament; 9:30 a.m. bike parade; 8:30 a.m.- 6 p.m. ball games, noon-afternoon, 3-on-3 soccer; 2 p.m. water activities; fireworks dusk; dance 9-11:30 p.m. at the Recreation Complex, 801-829-6811.

Piute County

Circleville: 10 a.m. parade followed by lunch; fireworks at dusk.

Junction: noon, pork rib dinner.

Kingston: 9 a.m. parade.

Rich County

Woodruff: July 4, Woodruff Days Celebration, Call 435-793-2415 for details.

Salt Lake County

Brighton: 7:30-11:30 a.m. breakfast, fun and games, Brighton LDS Chapel at the top of Cottonwood Canyon, h_taylor81@yahoo.com.

East Millcreek: July 4, 7 a.m. 5K fun run, East Millcreek Recreation Center, 272-2243.

Holladay: July 4, 6 p.m. food booths, concessions, 6:30 p.m. Crash Pontiacs; 8:30 p.m. Salt Lake Symphony, dusk, fireworks, Holladay Elementary, 2300 E. 4600 South, 272-9450.

Magna: July 4, 7 a.m. 5K fun run, Lion's Club breakfast; all-day carnival; 12:30 p.m. parade 8560 W. 3100 South, fireworks at dusk, Copper Park, 8100 W. 2600 South. 801-250-9680.

Murray: July 4, 6:30 a.m. Lion's Club breakfast; 7 a.m. program with Murray Concert Band and Donal Snarr, Murray Park Amphitheater; 8 a.m. 5K race; 8:30 a.m. parade, Fashion Place Mall; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. food, games, military exhibits and entertainment, Murray Park Gazebo; 8:30 p.m. Remembering the Fab Four Beatles Tribute; 10 p.m. fireworks, 264-2664.

Riverton: July 3, 6:30 p.m. parade followed by Jazz Band concert; movie in the park, food and drinks, 12800 S. 1400 West. July 4, 7 a.m. 10K race and fun run, chuck wagon breakfast, bike ride; 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Tour De Riverton bike ride, men's softball tournament, food, vendors, games, ATV Rodeo, 7 p.m. Mark Owens Band country music, dusk, fireworks. 208-3101.

South Jordan: Today, Country Fest, 9 a.m. parade, food, carnival events throughout the day, car show; fireworks at dusk, Salt Lake City Equestrian Park off Redwood Road and 11010 South, 254-3742.

South Salt Lake: July 3, 6 p.m. entertainment, food, vendors until fireworks at dusk, Granite High School; July 4, 7 a.m. 5K Run, 8:15 a.m. breakfast; 9:30 a.m. parade at 2280 S. 300 East, 10 a.m. throughout day, crafts, games and music.

Salt Lake City: July 4, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Liberty Days, This is the Place Heritage Park, 2601 E. Sunnyside Ave., 582-1847.

Sandy: July 4th, 7 a.m. 5K fun run and 10K Sandy Classic; 10 a.m.-10 p.m. booths, rides, activities, live music, arts; 6 p.m. parade; 7:30 p.m. concert by Eclipse, followed by story-teller Sam Payne, fireworks at dusk, Centennial Parkway at 10200 South, 801-568-2900.

Snowbird: July 4, 9 a.m.-noon, pancake breakfast, adults $9.95, children 12 and under $6.95, tram and breakfast $16; Snowbirdski resort, 933-2047.

Sugarhouse Park: July 4, 10 p.m. fireworks, 467-1721.

West Jordan: July 1, 2, and 4, Western Stampede Celebration, see www.jordan.com. July 4, 10:30 a.m. parade, 7000 S. Redwood Road; all-day events with craft booths, inflatable rides, kiddie rides, games, pie-eating contest, arts, crafts, BMX Tricksters and stage performances from bluegrass to country to rock 'n' roll, plus a special performance by the Phoenix Rising Tour, featuring Pat Tucker, fireworks at dusk, 569-5100.

San Juan County

Call 435-587-3223

Sanpete County

Gunnison Valley: July 3, 6 p.m. roast beef dinner at the city park followed by awards ceremony. July 4, fireworks at dusk, "G" Hill, Gunnison, 435-528-3439.

Manti: July 3, 8 a.m. breakfast, parade; 3 p.m. watermelon bust. July 4, fireworks at dusk, City Park, 435-835-2401.

Sevier County

Richfield: July 4, 6 a.m. cannon salute; 7 a.m. kid's run; 7:30 a.m. 5K run, Richfield City park, 7:45 a.m. freedom family walk; 9:30 a.m. Main Street Parade, 500 South to 500 North; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. carnival activities, fireworks at dusk, dance at the Richfield pool. 435-896-6439.

Salina: July 3, 7:45 p.m. rodeo followed by street dance, Salina Main Street. July 4, 6 a.m. dynamite blast; 7 a.m. breakfast; 9 a.m.-noon games and races, North Sevier Middle school; 1 p.m. swimming races; 5 p.m. parade, Salina Main Street, 7:45 p.m. rodeo followed by fireworks, 435-529-7304.

Summit County

Henefer: July 3, 7 p.m. potato races, rodeo grounds; July 4, 7 a.m. 5K run, walk-a-thon, bike-a-thon; 7:45 a.m. flag-raising; 8 a.m. breakfast; all-day games, booths, fly-overs, basketball, bingo; 2 p.m. parade, baseball; 6 p.m. dinner; 7:30 p.m. entertainment, fireworks at dusk. 435-336-3565.

Oakley: PRCA rodeo, horse show, barbecue, fireworks, etc. 435-783-5734.

Park City: July 4, 7-10 a.m. breakfast in City Park, 3-mile run; 8 a.m. Air Force fly-over and parade down Main Street; 11 a.m. music, food and games at City Park; of patriotic favorites; 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Deer Valley concert 7:30 p.m.; fireworks at Park City Mountain Resort at dusk.

Deer Valley: July 4, 7:30 p.m. Utah Symphony, patriotic favorites at Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater at Deer Valley, 888-451-2787.

Tooele County

Grantsville: July 4, 8 a.m. flag-raising; 11 a.m. parade, West Street to Quirk St.; 11 a.m.-6 p.m. concessions, games, food, rides, entertainment; noon bicycle judging; 12:30 p.m. car show; 4-9 p.m. rodeo; 5:30 p.m. awards ceremony; 9:30 p.m. fireworks, Cherry Street park, 435-884-3411.

Tooele: July 3, 7 p.m. Tooele Bit N' spur Rodeo at the Deseret Peak Complex, 2930 W. Highway 112. July 4 7-8:30 a.m. Chamber of Commerce breakfast, Memorial Park, Main and Vine; 8:45 a.m. 5K run; 9 a.m. parade followed by activities at Tooele City Park; 7 p.m. Tooele Bit N' Spur Rodeo; 10 p.m. fireworks, 435-843-2143.

Uintah County

Vernal: July 4, 10 a.m. parade; fireworks at dusk, Vernal City Park, 435-789-1352.

Utah County

Lehi: July 4, Thanksgiving Point, fireworks at dusk, 888-672-6040.

Provo: July 2-4, Freedom Festival, July 4, 8 p.m. Stadium of Fire, 851-2100.

Wasatch County

Midway: July 4, 6 a.m. Memorial Hill cannon ball wake-up; 7 a.m. posting of the colors; 8 a.m. all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast, Midway Town Square; 10 p.m. fireworks on Memorial Hill.

Wayne County

Torrey: Today, 7 a.m. breakfast at the pavilion; 8 a.m. 5K run/walk, swap meet on Main Street; 10 a.m. parade, 11:30 a.m. lunch, afternoon activities, 435-836-2765.

Washington County

Hurricane: July 4, 7 a.m. Lions Club breakfast, Main Street park; 8:30 a.m. parade; 9 a.m. flag ceremony; 9:15 a.m. games, fun, food; 9:30 a.m. races; 11 a.m. candy and fun; 9:45 a.m. races; 1-8 p.m. free swimming; 8:30 p.m. softball game; 10 p.m. fireworks, city ball field, 435-635-2811.

St. George: July 4, 7:30 a.m. breakfast, Vernon Worthen Park, 300 S. 300 East, $5 for adults and $3 for kids; 9 a.m. all-day activities; 8 p.m. The Country Showdown, Dixie Sunbowl, 100 S. 400 East; fireworks at dusk.

Weber County

Huntsville: July 4, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the plaza at the base area the Kap Bros. Band will perform; barbecue will be offered on the plaza during the same time. Mary Rowland, 801-620-1013.

North Ogden and Ogden: Cherry Days 2007, July 4, 7-10 a.m. Kiwanis breakfast at the North Ogden Park, 5K fun run and mayor's walk; 9:30 a.m. children's parade, 2600 N. Washington Blvd.; 10 a.m. Cherry Days parade, 2850 N. Washington Blvd.; 11:45 a.m. flag-raising; noon food and game booths, car show, volleyball, entertainment, softball, baseball; 7 p.m. "Eclipx," followed by fireworks, Weber High football stadium. 782-7211.

Riverdale: July 4, 7 a.m. sunrise service; 7:15 5K run/walk; 7:45 a.m. Lion's Club breakfast; 9:30 a.m. parade, 4400 S. 700 West; 11 a.m.-2 p.m. carnival, kid games, entertainment; dusk, fireworks, 4300 S. Parker Drive, 621-6084.

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