4th of July Celebration

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4th of July Celebration

Thursday, July 4, 2024 7:30am-10:00pm
Kentwood City Hall, 4900 Breton SE
Join us for our annual 4th of July Celebration! This year’s event takes place on Thursday, July 4 with activities all day. See schedule below for details.

Get involved!
We're looking for runners for the 5k, volunteers to assist throughout the day, and participants for the parade. Click on the links below to sign up.
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Schedule

7:30-9:30am
Pancake Breakfast for $5 at Kentwood Fire Station 1, 4775 Walma Ave SE
Kids  3 and under eat for free
8:30am

5K Race & Fun Walk at the Kentwood City Hall, 4900 Breton SE

9:30am
Parade - Starts at Crestwood Middle School, travels south on Walma to Breton, turns north at the roundabout, east on 44th and ends at Crestwood Middle School
10:30am-2:30pm
Carnival with rides and kids’ activities at Kentwood City Hall
Purchase a carnival wristband in advance for $20 at City Hall and the Kentwood Activities Center on Monday, July 1 - Wednesday, July 3.
4:00-10:00pm
Evening Celebration at Kentwood City Hall:
  • Community Booths
  • Beer Tent (card only - no cash)/ Food Trucks (most accept card and cash)
  • Live Music
    • 4:00-5:30pm - Bare Naked 90's
    • 6:15-7:45pm - Moonshot
    • 8:30-fireworks - JP and the Energy
  • Fireworks at Dusk
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