Tuesday, July 4, 1 p.m. - A real local favorite, thousands of people come out for the Horton Bay parade that is known to have humorous themes.
Metro advises passengers to avoid transfers by walking to the nearest station on the same line as their destination.Several Metrobus routes will detour around the Mall, especially during the parade. Naturally, picking the best place to see fireworks on the Fourth of July is the most important choice facing Americans each Independence Day.
The village will hold its fireworks display at dusk Sunday, July 4, on the northwest corner of Oconomowoc Lake, with a rain date scheduled for the following day. Fireworks at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Steamboat Springs; steamboatchamber.com.
There should be plenty to do if you are wanting to celebrate Independence Day this year in our region.
Lago Vista Fourth of July Celebration's stellar fireworks display begins at "dark thirty" and wraps up a day of food of family-friendly games at the Lago Vista Golf Club. The Alexandria Symphony Orchestra will play live music; patriotic birthday cake will be provided, and the event will culminate in a fireworks display over the waterfront. The park will be open for normal operating hours and fees, but beginning at 5 p.m., the normal entrance fees will switch to $15 per auto. 768-4210 or www.milb.com.
Wallace Bullock and his pyrotechnics crew have again volunteered their considerable time and effort for another great fireworks show to celebrate Independence Day. The fireworkscelebration will begin at 9:45 p.m. each night after the park closes. It will feature a July 4 parade at 2:30 p.m., a carnival, food court and music starting at 5 p.m., and fireworks after dark, according to officials.
R.J. Corman Railroad Group will have their annual Fourth of July fireworks show at the Corman House in Nicholasville at 10 pm.