17th Annual 4th at Firestone

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  • Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019
  • The Main Event is at Miner's Park from 10 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. (170 Grant Ave).
  • The Parade is from 10 a.m. to noon. (Route map below). 
  • The Fireworks Display starts at 9:30 p.m. at the Firestone Regional Sports Complex (6850 Tilbury Ave.). Parking lot will open at 7 p.m.
  1. Ashley Clark

    Events & Programming Coordinator

  2. Katie Hansen

    Director of Marketing & Communications

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.

Parade

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.

4th at Firestone Parade Route 2018 Opens in new window>>Click image to enlarge<<

Day Event

The festival will include a showcase of business, children-oriented, food, and nonprofit vendors/booths. 

Free activities will include a climbing wall, bungee trampoline, inflatable jumps, petting zoo, pony rides, face painting, horseshoes, games and more! 

Another 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.

Evening Event

The 4th at Firestone evening event has all kinds of fun, games and music at Firestone Regional Sports Complex (6850 Tilbury Ave.). Don't miss a spectacular fireworks display to wrap up a great day of celebration. The Fireworks Display starts at 9:30 p.m. Parking lot will open at 7 p.m.

Be a Part of the 4th at Firestone

Sponsorship, Vendor  & Performance Information

Sponsorship

Supporting Firestone community events through a sponsorship not only allows businesses and organizations to gain regional visibility, but it strengthens community relations and allows the event to flourish.  The 4th at Firestone has many event sponsorship opportunities available, including direct activity sponsorships. View all sponsorship opportunities here.

Performances

The 4th at Firestone celebration allows local groups to perform for attendees. Performances are limited to 10 minutes and music must be provided to stage and sound crew.  There is no charge for performances, but applications must be submitted.  The performance application deadline is Friday, June 7, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.  Complete the application online here.  

Classic Car Show

The Classic Car Show is an opportunity for car and hot rod fanatics to display their ride and share it with thousands of festival attendees. The Classic Car Show will be held at the Carbon Valley Midas, 8100 Colorado Blvd.

  • Pre-1990 makes and models allowed. 
  • No commercial advertising allowed. 
  • No entry fee. 

Classic Car Show participants are also encouraged to enter the parade free of charge and join the car show as soon as the parade is complete. Application deadline is Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.  Complete an online application here.  

Vendors

Update 6-10-2019: Vendor Applications are no longer being accepted