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Independence Day Festivities in the Columbia Basin


July 4th

Cardboard Boat Race

8-3 Columbia Park

Mike Blatman (509) 585-4212

River of Fire

6-12 Columbia Park

Dan Ollero (509) 783-4676


July 3-5th

Grand Old 4th Celebration

(All events are located at TRAC unless otherwise specified.)

July 3 (Thursday)
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Car Show pre-registration
7:15 pm Dust Devils Baseball Game (location: Dust Devils Stadium)
9:30 pm Outdoor Movie "American Graffiti" (free popcorn and soda for attendees)

July 4 (Friday)
7:00 am - 12 noon Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast

10:00 am - 11:30 am Grand Old 4th Parade
(location: Memorial Park)
Show vehicle cruise
Sock Hop Dance with music by Retreads
(location: outside in front of TRAC Center)

7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Pre-Fireworks Entertainment
Miss Tri-Cities Contestants
(location: Dust Devils Stadium)

10:00 pm
(location: Dust Devils Stadium)

July 5 (Saturday)
Show & Shine
Slow Drags (hosted by Scott Howell)
Blowing up a car engine via cinder blocking


July 4th

Old Fashioned Fourth of July

Great family day with a Kiddie Parade at 10:30am. Activities continue in Prosser City Park with fireworks at dusk at Art Fiker Stadium. For information, call the Prosser Chamber of Commerce, 509-786-3177.