• 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 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!
    Open 12:00-6:00 PM, $3 Admission
    Free Face Painting
    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
    Modified Singles
    Modified Twins
    Super Modified
    Top Eliminated
    For more information, contact Justin McCann with Justin's Collision Center
    6:00-10:00 PM, Larry Joe Taylor & The Tejas Brothers
    Presented by Texstar Ford Lincoln and SPARD
    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**
    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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