The City’s annual 4th of July festivities include a parade that typically begins at Burneson Middle School on Dover Center Rd., then move onto Hilliard Blvd., traveling east to Clague Park.
Around 11:15 a.m., Mayor Dennis M. Clough, members of City Council, and special guests will honor America’s birthday in a short ceremony at the entrance to Clague Park including the National Anthem, patriotic readings, parade awards, and presentations.
Balloon clowns and face painters are among the children’s activities which runs from 10 a.m. to noon.
Free games will be held and awards given every hour starting at 1 p.m. Noodle race, silly tube race, watermelon eating contest, funny swimming race and tennis ball hunting contest. Regular admission fees apply most of the afternoon.
Food and drink vendors are located near Clague Cabin after 4 p.m.
Musical entertainment by DJ Easy at the Westlake Aquatic Center & Peterson Pool from 1 p.m. until dusk.