What to do around Portland on July 4th

05 July, 2018, 01:42 | Author: Lillian Steele
  • Family with pistols and flags get ready for their Fourth of July celebration circa 1880s

Fireworks at 9 pm.

Pet stores carry devices that can help your pet deal with anxiety, including belts and vests that can make your dog feel more at ease.

From 11 a.m.to 6 p.m., the Sellersburg Pool will celebrate the holiday with $1 hot dogs and ice cream.

Better yet, mark the Fourth of July by attending a professional fireworks show.

Free concert tickets are being given away at Fort Dalles Fourth. The festival will include family-friendly activities, including cornhole, face painting and more. A Kona Ice truck and craft vendors also will attend. Fireworks are set to begin at dusk.

Law enforcement and fire officials in Southern California have warned residents this week about the dangers of illegal fireworks ahead of Independence Day. The heat should break a bit by the time the fireworks show begins, which will be around 10 p.m.

In southeast Portland, Oaks Park is hosting its annual 4th of July Spectacular, which will include its rides being open until midnight and live music. Prizes will be awarded to the top competitors.

Williamsport's Fourth of July celebrations will take place at Byron Memorial Park. The parade shows of a collection of steam engines, antique cars, marching bands and more. Please start lining up at 10:00 and the parade will start promptly at 10:30 a.m. Anyone is welcome to join, walking, riding bikes or in vehicles.

The fire, which burned at 3100 Z St., near St. Johns Boulevard, starting around 6 p.m., burned out of control for about 40 minutes. Black Eagle Volunteer Fire Chief Mike Deshayes says this year's theme is "Land of the free because of the fearless".

Various children's activities will occur at Warder Park following the ceremonies. 3 from 9 a.m. -10 p.m.

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Murfreesboro - Fireworks may only be used within the city on July 3, July 4, July 5, December 31 and January 1 from 10 a.m. 11 p.m. Fireworks can be used until 1 a.m. on the night of December 31. Fireworks are prohibited from being discharged on all publicly owned areas such as parks, streets, cul-de-sacs, public sidewalks or public-right-of-ways or any publicly owned parking lot/parking space or alley. Here's a list of the festivities happening during the day.

Brooksville: It's $10 for admission, $5 for ages 4-12, and free for those under the age of 3 at the Hernando County Fairgrounds. The last shuttle from City Beach departs at 11 p.m.

La Vergne - Fireworks can be set off June 21-July 7 and December 19-Jan.

Dodger Stadium will have a fireworks display after the Dodgers vs. Pittsburgh Pirates game for Patriots Night. More recently, New Jersey and DE - formerly two of the only three states in the nation with bans on all consumer fireworks - loosened their fireworks restrictions in 2017 and 2018, respectively.

5 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.

It's time to celebrate another Independence Day with family, food, and of course, fireworks!

Make sure your animal is micro-chipped so you can track it down easier if it gets lost.

But some places in the American West have cancelled their planned July Fourth fireworks because of high wildfire danger and others are doing drone light displays instead of pyrotechnics. 2 from 9 a.m. -10 p.m.

No shooting off fireworks on public property, school or church properties.


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