4th of July Old Fashioned Celebration

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FRIDAY, JULY 3, 2015

ARCHIVES HOUSE ~ FREE!

Park Drive and Woodlawn Avenue

4:00-6:30pm

5:00pm ~ Patriotic Music Program presented by LaDonna Johnson and her students

Sponsored by: The Frank and Velma Johnson Ralston Archive Museum

PICNIC IN THE PARK~Music/Entertainment/Pie Baking Contest

Ralston Park ~ 80th and Park Drive

4:30pm Pie Baking Contest

5:30-7:30pm Picnic, Live Music by John Worsham Collective and Pie and Ice Cream Social

Sponsored by: JCI Ralston, Archives House Committee, Ralston Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Ralston

SQUARE DANCE ~ FREE! 8:00 - 10:00pm ~ 76th & Main St.

FAMILY STREET DANCE ~ FREE!

Featuring Ralston's own DJ Gordie Z

77th and Main Street

7:00-11:00pm

Sponsorsed by: Ralston Area Chamber of Commerce

SATURDAY, JULY 4, 2015

RALSTON OPTIMIST INDEPENDENCE DAY FUN RUN/WALK

Independence Square ~ 77th and Main Street

7:50am ~ One Mile Walk/Run

8:00am ~ Three Mile Race

Sponsored by: American Family Insurance, Elite Dental, Lacey & Associates, Ralston Insurance, Dolphens, Carstar, Metal Logos, Van Fleet Meats, Dudley Movers, Hillcrest Landing/Perry & Associates, ITEX

QUILT SHOW ~ FREE!

"Independence Quilters and Friends"

Ralston's Baright Public Library ~ 5555 S 77th Street

10:00am-12:00pm (Check the Library for additional dates & times)

CHILDREN'S PARADE ~ FREE!

Chamber Office ~ 5505 Miller Avenue

No registration required ~ 6th Grade and Under ~ Lead by Mayor Don Groesser

9:30am ~ Line Up

10:00am ~ Children's Parade Starts in front of the Chamber Office - 5505 Miller Ave.

Sponsored by: Applewood Hy-Vee

MUSIC AT INDEPENDENCE SQUARE ~ Joey Gulizia and the G Notes ~ FREE!

77th and Main Street

11:15am - 12:15pm

Sponsored by: Ralston Area Chamber of Commerce and the Music Performance Trust Fund

INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE

Parade starts at 80th and Highland and ends at 73rd and Main Street

1:00pm

Sponsored by: Ralston Area Chamber of Commerce

FIRE DEPARTMENT WATER FIGHTS

77th and Main Street

Immediately following the Parade

AMERICAN LEGION CHICKEN DINNER with all the fixin's

Ralston American Legion Post 373, 74th & Q St.

12:00pm-4:00pm

OUTDOOR BEER GARDEN & LIVE MUSIC: Ralston American Legion Post 373, 74th & Q St.

Live Music from 5:00-11:30 pm by: "The Element Variety Band"

Outdoor Beer Garden - Enter @ the door for live music - $5 Cover Charge

NEW! NEWSONG & CHRIS AUGUST CONCERT WITH SPECIAL GUEST MICHAEL JOINER

Ralston Arena

Safe....and fun...or the whole family! Most tickets just $10.07

Tickets available at TheFishOmaha.com or 800-440-3741

6:00pm-9:00pm

FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR ~ FREE!

72nd and Q Street

9:30pm

Sponsored by: City of Ralston, Bellino Enterprises, Wiebe Foundation, Ralston Keno, Ralston Police FOP #21, First State Bank, American National Bank, Bank of Nebraska, Hillman, Foreman, Childers & McCormack, Dicon General Contractors, Theatrical Media Services, SignIT, Hillcrest Landing/P&A Management, Dicon General Contractors, JEO Associates, the Oaks at Lakeview, Arena Holiday Inn Express, Ben Robert'/Omaha Lancers, Papillion Sanitation, Infinet Solutions

GRAND FINALE SPONSOR: Great Western Bank

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