8AM: Ridgefield Runners Independence Day 5K/10K
Register online and find details from Run Ridgefield: https://runridgefield.com/independence-run
10AM Pet & Kid Pre-Parade
Since we are unable to have a parade with spectators, we suggest the kids and pooches gets colored up and come on downtown to the festival events. Animals must be on a leash at all times and be prepared to clean up after them.
10AM – 3PM: 4th of July Festival in Downtown Ridgefield:
Car Cruise-In: Sponsored by the Sportsman Public House: Check out the vintage and classic cars parked in the streets around downtown outside The Sportsman. To register an entry, call 360.887.0329
Davis Park: Vendors, Kids games and activities.
RACC on Pioneer: Vendors, old-fashion games, and kids games.
Overlook Park: Hi-Fidelity Entertainment with street dancing
Dancing at a distance in the plaza and street corner led by Craig Brown.
2PM: Pie eating contest: Five categories, ages 6-15. Sign-ups are first to fill time slots, day of event at the Souvenir booth in Overlook Park.
Judging for the Patriotic Parade of Homes:
Decorate your homes to the MAX in all its glory. Think of how much effort we put into decorating our homes at Christmas, but do it for July with red, white, and blue or whatever July 4th looks like to you. If you’re in the city limits, submit your address to email@example.com by July 1st and judges will drive by on July 3rd. The 10 best decorated will receive a trophy.
FIRST EVER LASER LIGHT SHOW – Abrams Park
Seating at 8:30PM, Show starts at 9:45PM. The committee has researched an alternative to fireworks and found a fantastic laser light show put on by NU-SALT LASER. They have performed shows in the movie Bridesmaids, ESPN, The Grammy’s, Warner Bros., and MTV. Follow link to view details and sign-up by July 2, 2021