• Independence Day Celebration

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  • The City of Stephenville and numerous local organizations and volunteers have created an Independence Day Celebration featuring FUN for the whole family throughout the day and into the night on Tuesday, July 4, 2017.
    *Click on each event title for a web link to forms and details!


    PARADE:  9:00 AM
    Entry Deadline: Friday, June 30th *NO LATE ENTRIES will be accepted!
    Floats will be introduced by KSTV at downtown plaza area!
    Awards will be given for category winners!
    7:00 AM – Staging begins at main entrance of City Park.
    9:00 AM – Parade will begin from City Park, go North on Graham, West on Washington, and end at Harbin.
    Click HERE for the entry form, rules, and route.
    Questions?  Call SPARD at (254) 918-1295

    FESTIVAL – BBQ, Bands & Bottle Rockets on the Bosque:  10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    *Coordinated by an all-volunteer team of individuals who love Stephenville!
    The festival will kick off immediately following the parade and lasts until 5:00 PM.
    There is no charge to enter the park and enjoy the live music and vendor booths!
    A $10 bracelet must be purchased to enter the Kid's Games Area, with proceeds benefiting local non-profitsBracelets are available for purchase at the park on July 4th!

    10:00 a.m.- Event Begins
    10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. - Merchandise Vendors Open
    10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. - Children’s Area Open; wristbands day of will be $10 each for all children
    10:00 a.m.-End of Fireworks - Food Vendors Open
    10:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Live Music On Stage in Children’s Area

    • 10:30-11:30 Kerri Lick and Thomas Napp
    • 11:45-1:00 Shea Abshier and Giovannie Yanez
    • 1:15 -2:30 Mike Stanley and Shane Watson
    • 2:45-4:00 Buck and Billy Hartman
    Please find more information at the Stephenville 4th website HERE.
    Click HERE for a food vendor application. All food vendor applications are approved by the City of Stephenville.

    SPLASHVILLE OPEN: 12:00 - 6:00 PM
    Entry fee is $3.00 per patron, free for ages 2 and under. The first 30 patrons through the door receive a pair of the Splashville sunglasses. Every patron that enters will be given the option to put their name in a drawing. We will draw for door prizes EVERY HOUR.
    Registration starts at 1:00 PM. Classes include Stock, Modified Singles, Modified Twins, Super Modified, & Top Eliminator. Helmets required for all racers. Free registration & free admission. 
    Birdsong Amphitheater at City Park
    Featuring Terri Hendrix, Max Stallings, and Larry Joe Taylor!
    Community is invited to attend this FREE concert thanks to SPARD & TEXSTAR FORD!
    Bring your lawn chair or blanket and enjoy an evening of live music!
    Questions?  Call SPARD at (254) 918-1295

    FIREWORKS 10:00 PM
    Sponsored by Stephenville Optimist Club & SPARD
    July 4th festivities will culminate with a fabulous fireworks show at 10:00 PM!
    Fireworks will be set off from a field in the City Park and can be viewed from miles around!
    Questions?  Call SPARD at (254) 918-1295


    Our community is blessed to have so many businesses willing to donate funds and volunteers donating their time and energy to make this all-day Independence Day Celebration a memorable experience for families, residents and visitors of all ages!


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