Benton City 4th of July Community Celebration
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
SATURDAY, JULY 3RD!
8am - 12am CITY PARK - BREAKFAST IN THE PARK
The Benton City Chamber of Commerce will be serving Biscuits & Gravy with a choice of drink for only $5! Coffee, Tea, Cocoa & Juice will also be available for $1.
9am - CITY PARK - FLAG RAISING CEREMONY
The American Legion Post 115 will perform the ceremony and 21 gun salute. Guest Speakers and a National Anthem singer will also attend.
11am - 9th STREET - KIDS PARADE
Meet before 10:30 to get registered at the United Methodist Church parking lot at the corner of Horne and 9th. We will leave at 11am down 9th Street to Dale Ave.
IMMEDIATELY AFTER THE PARADE - CITY PARK MAIN STAGE: the children will be directed to City Park for ice cream and trophies at the main stage! (YOU MUST REGISTER AND HAVE A WRIST BAND TO PARTICIPATE IN ICE CREAM & TROPHIES, BE SURE TO SIGN UP BEFORE THE PARADE)!
**Hair it is, Benton City will be providing ice cream for all kids**
Breakfast and beverages will still be available at the community center until noon.
We would like to invite all of the kids in the Benton City area, to participate in the 4th of July kids parade. Decorate your bikes, trikes, scooters, horses, wagons & strollers to ride in our Kids Parade. This is a free event and is open to all kids, 13 and under. The Parade begins at 11am. Please meet at the United Methodist Church parking lot before 10:30 to check in and line up!
For quick registration, download, print and have ready, the registration form from our website below. All children will need to be registered to receive a wrist band.
BEGINNING JUNE 27th -
The Benton City Lion's Club Fireworks stand will be open at the Lion's Club Parking lot - 1100 Ellen Ave.
FIREWORK SHOW PENDING VOLUNTEERS: The Benton City Lion's Club is in desperate need of volunteers to be able to make this event happen. They need approximately 25 volunteers for before, during and after the event. If you are interested in helping out, please sign up here: https://forms.gle/NYrDZ8H87aQfcESV9
IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE BENTON CITY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, THE AMERICAN LEGION POST 115, BENTON CITY LIONS CLUB, BENTON COUNTY FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #2, HAIR IT IS, BENTON CITY & THE CITY OF BENTON CITY.