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 Wednesday, July 4, 2018.
*Links will be added as information is finalized!
PARADE: 9:00 AM
Entry Deadline: June 30th, 2018
Parade Check In: 7:00 AM
Click HERE for the entry form, rules, and route.
Click HERE to register ONLINE!
Parade will begin at the South entrance of the City Park near Splashville, will then go North on Graham, West on Washington, and end at Harbin.
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.
Fees & Admission:
Free admission to the general events.
Only Bottle Rockets Bracelets are required for Children to play and/or receive any items inside the Bottle Rockets Kids Area. Pick yours up the month of June for 1/2 price, only $5 for all day play! Stop by Lone Star Ag Credit, Stephenville Chamber of Commerce, SPARD, Mattressville, and Saddle Rags today! Price will go up to $10 after June 30.
10:00 AM- Event Begins
10:00 AM-5:00 PM - Merchandise Vendors Open
10:00 AM-5:00 PM - Children’s Area Open; wristbands day of will be $10 each for all children
10:00 AM-End of Fireworks - Food Vendors Open
10:30 AM-4:00 PM - Live Music On Stage in Children’s Area
10:30-11:45 AM - Billy Hartman & Holly Jo Samsill
12:00-1:15 PM - Clint Janisch & Kathryn Stredwick
1:30-2:45 PM - Thomas Napp & Caleb Allemand
3:15-4:30 PM - Buck Fuffalo & Dillan Poe
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.
Click HERE to register to be a food vendor ONLINE! Deadline: June 22nd.
As of June 14 - 1 electricity spot open & 9 non-electricity spots open.
Click HERE to keep up with the event on Facebook!
Interested in having an information booth or being a merchant or arts/crafts vendor? Click HERE to apply!
BBQ Cook-Off teams needed! Click HERE to sign up! Cash prizes to 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place!
Free Face Painting
LAWN MOWER RACES:
Free Registration and Admission
1:00 PM - Registration Opens
2:00 PM - Practice
3:00 PM - Racing Begins
Trophy presentation immediately following races
Grudge matches after Trophy Awards
Classes - Helmets are required for all racers
TEXSTAR FORD SUMMER CONCERT:
6:00-10:00 PM, Larry Joe Taylor & The Tejas Brothers
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!
**Time is approximate. Fireworks may start before or after 10:00 PM**
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!