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4th at Firestone
4th at Firestone14th Annual 4th at Firestone
  • July 4, 2016
  • Miners Park, 226 Grant Ave.
  • 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Main Event; 6-10 p.m. Evening Event
    About the Event
    The 4th at Firestone has become not only Firestone’s premier annual community event, but also a regional attraction to celebrate America’s birthday. This event has continued to increase in participation, drawing thousands of people to Firestone for family-oriented fun and entertainment throughout the day.

    The festivities begin at 7 a.m. with the American Legion Auxiliary’s pancake breakfast lasting until 11 a.m. Also at 7 a.m., the Carbon Valley Park and Recreation District will sponsor the Firecracker 5k & 10k that will take runners through a tour of the Carbon Valley communities.

    The parade weaves its way from Thunder Valley K-8 through Historic Firestone to Miners Park for the celebration. Floats, decorated vehicle displays, marching bands, classic cars, motorcycles and more will compile a parade lineup that residents and festival attendees will not
    want to miss. This is the perfect time for people to show their American pride by lining the streets in celebration. The festival will include a showcase of business, children, food nonprofit vendors. Free activities will include a climbing wall, bungee trampoline, inflatable jumps, petting zoo, pony rides, face painting, caricature artist, mini golf, horseshoes, games and more. Attendees will also not want to miss a classic car show lining the Firestone Trail where classic cars and hot rods can be viewed in detail. A highlight of the event for the holiday will include the presentation of the colors by the Frederick-Firestone Fire Protection District Color Guard and recognition of local veterans. Outstanding live entertainment throughout the day will include a mix of music.

    The 4th at Firestone evening event has all kinds of new additions with a beer garden in the park sponsored by the Carbon Valley Chamber of Commerce and local food trucks offering tasty selections. Live music will be presented on stage throughout the evening. Don't miss a spectacular fireworks display to wrap up a great day of celebration.

    Thank You To Our Official 2015 Fireworks Sponsor
    fireworks sponsor
    Thank You 2015 Platinum Sponsors
    Thank You 2015 Gold Sponsors
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    Thank You 2015 Silver Sponsors
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    Thank You 2015 Contributing Sponsors: Coal Ridge Animal Hospital & Plus 1 Percent Fitness LLC

    2015 Parade Winners
    Best in Parade
    1st - 3 Margaritas
    2nd - Audie L Murphy Infantry Museum
    3rd - Cub Scout Pack 341
    Best Marching & Musical Group
    1st - Harmony Fields
    2nd - Frederick High School Band
    3rd - Living Water Northgate Church
    Best Float
    1st - Girl Scout Troop 71171
    2nd - Dr. Scott Diabolical - Evil Genius
    3rd - Oak Street Hair Studio
    Best Classic Truck or Hot Rod
    1st - 1948 Pontiac Silverstreak- Woodie, owned by Leo & Angela Martinez
    2nd - 1957 Chevrolet, owned by William VanHowe
    3rd - 1936 Ford Sedan, owned by John Shallenbarger
    Best Motorcycle
    1st - American Legion Motorcycle Riders Post 1985
    Best Dance/Cheer/Martial Arts Group
    1st - Frederick High School Cheer Team
    2nd - Frederick High School Dance Team
    3rd - En Face Studios

    2015 Classic Car Show Winners
    Best Truck
    1st - 1956 Chevy Short bed, owned by Lynn McBride
    2nd - 1957 Chevy Stepside, owned by Dan DeJiacomo
    3rd - 1956 Ford F-100 Pickup, owned by Dan Kessler
    Best Car
    1st - 1968 Road Runner, owned by Chris Rivera
    2nd - 1957 BelAire Ragtop, owned by Al Lechman
    3rd - 1965 Chevelle, owned by Andy Vidaurei