Forks Old Fashioned 4th of July “Liberty & Justice For All”

When: Back to Calendar July 4, 2014 (all-day)
Repeats: Daily until July 6, 2014
Where: Forks, Washington
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Forks Old Fashioned 4th of July

 

“Liberty & Justice For All” Forks Old Fashioned 4th of July 2014

A great Independence Day celebration with breakfast, fun run, kiddies parade, Grand Parade, salmon bake, demolition derby, music in the park followed by a weekend of fun events like an arts & crafts show, horseshoe & cribbage tourneys, frog jump, kiddie playday & more with a fantastic fireworks show on Saturday night.

Come on out rain or shine!

2014 Forks Old Fashioned 4th of July Schedule

Click here to download a parade application form

Wednesday, July 2nd      

*Forks Forum Voting begins for artist-decorated Forks Forum racks; 374-3311 *This event has been postponed.

Window Decorating Contest for Businesses Entries must be finished by 5pm for judging on Thursday.   Winner will be announced at Moonlight Madness on Saturday.  Sponsored by West End Business & Professional Assoc. (WEB&PA); 374-3311   

Friday, July 4th

 7-10am Elks Annual Forks 4th of July Breakfast, Forks Elks Lodge, 941 Merchant Rd, Cost: $8 Adults; $6 Kids & Seniors; 4 & Under – Free; 374-2524

8am Check-in for Grand Parade at Forks Outfitters parking lot

9am Judging (optional) for Kiddies Parade Peninsula College parking lot, 481 S. Forks Ave, sponsored by Forks Emblem Club; 640-8211

10:30am Final Entries for Grand Parade & Judging  begins

10:30am–5pm Far West Art League Art, Photo & Craft Show at Peninsula College, 481 S. Forks Ave; 374-5137

11:30am Line Up, Kiddies Parade, Peninsula College parking lot, 481 S. Forks Ave, sponsored by Forks   Emblem Club; 640-8211

11:45am Kiddies Parade begins, Peninsula College

12:00 Noon FORKS GRAND PARADE begins from Forks Outfitters parking lot

1–4pm Salmon Bake, Tillicum Park, sponsored by the Forks Lions Club, Cost: $13; 640-2062

2pm Forks Visitor Information Center opens, 1411 S. Forks Ave; 374-2531

3pm Demolition Derby, Tillicum Park Arena, gates open at 2pm – Tickets $8; 640-1687

 Saturday, July 5th

8am Forks 4th of July Fun Run Registration, Run starts @ 9 am, Walk or Run 1 mile-5K-10K        Registration Fee $25, parking lot across from Forks Coffee Shop. Proceeds to benefit Relay For Life; 640-9830

8:30am Horseshoe Tournament Sign-Ups at Tillicum Park, Tournament begins at 9am; Entry Fee $10; 374-5323 after 3pm

9am-5pm West End Thunder Drag Races sponsored by West End Thunder, Forks Municipal Airport www.westendthunder.com

10am–3pm Forks Open Aire Market, Forks Timber Museum parking lot, 1421 S. Forks Ave; 374-6332

10am–4pm Far West Art League Art, Photo & Craft Show at Peninsula College, 481 S. Forks Ave

Noon–2pm Kiddies Play Day at Tillicum Park, Sponsored by the Forks Lions Club; 640-3103

3pm Bean Bag Toss, Tillicum Park, Entry Fee $20 (1/2 going to Make A Wish Foundation); 360-870-1100

5:30pm Pie Eating Contest, The Bakery @ JT’s Sweet Stuffs, 86 N. Forks Ave, $10 Entry Fee,   Prizes; 374-6111

6pm Cribbage Tournament, VFW Hall, S. Spartan Ave., Entry Fee $6; 374-5534

6–10pm Moonlight Madness with area merchants open late.  Forks Avenue closed between Calawah and Bogachiel featuring music, vendors, fun for the kids and more! Sponsored by WEB&PA; 640-5070

10:20pm Forks Fireworks Display begins at Tillicum Park

 Sunday, July 6th

9am-5pm West End Thunder Drag Races sponsored by West End Thunder, Forks Municipal Airport www.westendthunder.com

1pm Frog Jump, Tillicum Park: 640-8169

*Voting ends for artist-decorated Forks Forum racks *This event has been postponed.