Fourth of July Happenings |

Fourth of July Happenings

Glenwood Springs’ fireworks display takes place after the Summer of Jazz concert, weather and conditions permitting.

A family friendly, nonalcoholic, patriotic celebration with games, food and entertainment takes place in Apple Tree Park in New Castle. Fireworks will start at approximately 9:30 p.m.

Watch the fireworks display from the warm mineral waters at the Hot Springs Pool. Traditional patriotic tunes begin playing poolside at 8 p.m. and special red-and-blue Fourth of July ice cream cones will be on sale. Extended hours are until 10:30 p.m.

The town’s annual kids parade at 4 p.m. at Second and Main streets Wednesday launches Independence Day activities. Events also include a patriotic reading, chalk art, live music and fireworks. Live music highlights the evening with Moses Guest, a Texas-based, southern rock band, playing at 7 p.m. The Frank Martin Band opens at 5:30 p.m. A fireworks display is scheduled for 9 p.m.

Rifle’s Fourth of July fireworks display takes place at dusk.

Redstone hosts its annual old-fashioned Fourth of July parade starting at noon Wednesday. Afternoon park events follow the parade.

Smoke Restaurant, 241 Harris St. in the Willits Town Center, hosts a holiday bash from 2-7 p.m. Wednesday. Live music is from 4-6 p.m., and a pie-eating contest takes place at 5 p.m.

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