The City’s annual Independence Day 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 2:15 p.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 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Free games will be held at Westlake Aquatic Center and Peterson Pool with awards given every hour starting at 4 p.m. Noodle race, silly tube race, watermelon eating contest, funny swimming race and tennis ball hunting contest. Regular admission fees apply.
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 4 p.m. until dusk.