River Park 4th of July Festival

River Park 4th of July Festival

What can you expect at this year’s 4th of July Festival?

9am The Festival in Glenn Hall starts.

-Coming early is a great way to beat the heat and the crowds.

– 9am music will start, and vendors will be open for business.

-Some of the games and inflatables will be going.  Most will not start until a little after 10:15am when most of the children start to arrive at the park.

9:35am The Classic Car Parade will begin at Ciavarella Field and wind its way toward Gleen Hall Park.

10am The FireCracker Parade will start from Calab Greenwood.

-Please arrive early to the corner of Camellia Ave and Carlso Dr.

-Decorations of bikes and scooters and wagons and festive ware is encouraged.

-Children who wish to enter their bike or scooter in the Best Decorated Contest, please head to the front of the parade.  The the Decorated Contest judging will start at 10:30am. Judging will take place toward the DJ.

-FREE Bike(scooter, wagon, stroller) Check –   There will be a free check located to the LEFT of the entrances of the Glenn Hall Parking Lot.  If you wish to check anything with wheels in you will need to fill out a Claim Check Ticket and attach it to your bike.  Volunteers will be at the FREE Bike Check handing out Claim Checks Tickets.    We also hope to have people at the start of the parade handing out Claim Check Tickets to help speed up the checking in process.

-We also hope to have people selling tickets/ unlimited wrist bands for the games and large inflatables and dunk tank.   Tickets are .75cents each or you can buy unlimited wrist bands  non RPNA members wrist bands are $12 each.   For RPNA Members wrist bands start at $10 and the more you buy the cheeper they get.

9am-1pm Festival in Gleen Hall

-We have 25 vendors.   We are excited for the several River Park Residents who will be joining as vendors this year.

-3 hot food trucks:  Flour Dust Pizza,  Masa Guiseria Taco and Culinerdy Gourmet Burgers

-1 Ice Cream Truck: The Meltdown Ice Cream Truck

-River Park Mother’s Club will be running the carnival games –  Games 1 ticket each

-River Park Mother’s Club will be providing a bounce house for smaller children.  A large inflatable obstacle course for larger kids and adults.  2 Tickets each

-River Park Soccer Club will have a large Inflatable soccer darts – 2 tickets

-River Park Baseball will have a dunk tank – 2 tickets

-All games and inflatables and dunk tank are unlimited with the Unlimited Bracelets

-DJ music playing hits though the decades.

-All ages are encouraged to join us for our Hulu Hoop contest, potato sack race, water balloon toss… and everyones favorite, pie eating contest.  Check our times for each event.

-Several of our vendors have donated prizes to give away.  Stop by the RPNA table to spin the wheel to get tickets free tickets for the draws. Drawings will take place at 12:45am

Reminder there will be various street closures through out the morning.  There will be no parking on Carlson between the school and Glenn Hall.  No parking helps ensure the safety of the participance’s and spectators of the parades.


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