Boyne City's July 4th Celebration

Family fun with music, food, fireworks--even a duck race! Begin the day with a run along Lake Charlevoix and end it with fireworks with food, fun, and more in between!

July 3

10am-5pm Bouncers and More, Inflatable Alley
10am-5pm 42nd Annual Waterside Arts & Crafts Show, Veterans Park
1-3pm All-Class Reunion for Boyne City Schools, Veterans Park.
1pm Soap Box Derby School. Required of all kids who want to participate in the Soap Box Derby at 2 p.m. Tuesday.
5-6pm Early registration and packet pick-up for 42nd Annual Independence Day Run Race, behind the Chamber of Commerce, 28 S. Lake St.

July 4

6:30-7:15am Independence Day Run Race Registration
7-10am Eagles Breakfast at Eagles Hall, 106 River St.
7:30am Independence Day Run, 2-mile and 10k races along the edge of Lake Charlevoix
8:30am Parade registration & lineup at Water Works building on Division Street
9am-5pm Bouncers & More Inflatable Alley
9am-12pm Eagles Auxiliary selling hot dogs, bratwurst and 4th of July trinkets at the Eagles Hall, 106 River St.
9-9:15am Children's Bike & Costume lineup at Early Childhood Development Center playground, corner of Main and Park Streets: judging at 9:30am
9:30am Pre-parade entertainment and Eta Nu Clowns
10am-5pm Waterside Arts & Craft Show
10am Grand Parade on Water Street and Lake Street
10am Boyne Valley Garden Club Pie Sale
11am-1pm Boyne City Rotary Club Chicken Barbecue
11:30am Kiwanis/Family Fare Supermarket Children's Pie-Eating Contest - Veterans Park
Noon-2pm Kiwanis Children's Games, Veterans Park
1-10pm Bands in Veterans Park:
2pm Commemorative Raft Race in the Boyne River
2-4pm Soap Box Derby, Park Street at Cedar Street
2:30pm Boyne Chamber's Duck Race in the Boyne River
10:30pm Fireworks over Lake Charlevoix

Reminder: Dogs are not allowed in city parks during festivals/special events.

*Handicapped parking available during the parade on Park Street between Ace Hardware and Pat O'Brien Real Estate and behind Park View Family Dentistry, corner of State and Lake streets.

July 5

Rain date for fireworks

For more information, contact:
Boyne City Chamber of Commerce
28 S Lake St
Boyne City, MI 49712

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Last Updated: 02-28-2019 01:25 PM ID: 891