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Plan Your Day

July 4 is a full day of family-friendly activities. View the schedule and make plans to attend!

Want to know where to park? Here are some suggestions!

Event Schedule

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Stay Informed with NoCo Alert

Text FoCo4th to 888-777 to sign up for emergency text alerts during the Independence Day Community Celebration.

Transfort Bus

Free Shuttle Service

Celebrate Independence Day in style with special service from Transfort! MAX will have enhanced service and shuttles will be available from CSU and the Downtown Transit Center (DTC) so you can get to City Park with ease.

View Shuttle Schedule

Day of Event Schedule#

Stars & Stripes Golf Tournament

To get to City Park Nine Golf Course, head east on Mulberry St. from Taft Hill Rd. and turn left onto S. Bryan Ave. 

To sign up for the tournament please call 970-221-6650.

FireKracker 5k

Learn more about the FireKracker 5k and sign up to participate. 

Independence Day Parade

The annual Independence Day Parade will travel westbound on Mountain Avenue between Howes Street and Jackson Avenue. To listen to the parade announcer we recommend finding space to view the parade near the Judges' Station at the intersection of Mountain Avenue and Sherwood Street.

City Park Pool Special Hours

Trying to get to City Park Pool? There's a drop-off zone located near Firehouse #2 on S. Bryan Avenue, in City Park. Access via Mulberry Street and S. Bryan Avenue. 

Please note if the pool reaches capacity, there may be a wait. Entry will be based on a one-out/one-in model.

Family Fun Zone

Stop by the Elevations Credit Union Family Fun Zone for games and giveaways throughout the afternoon!

Trolley Rides

Trolley rides are free for the day thanks to Elevations Credit Union! Learn more about the trolley and schedule online here.

Fort Collins Baseball Club Games

The Old Timers Baseball Game is scheduled for 1 p.m., followed by the Boulder Collegians facing off against the Fort Collins Force in collegiate wood bat baseball at 4:30 p.m.

Games are hosted by Fort Collins Baseball Club.

Food Truck Rally

Grab food from your favorite local food truck!

Fireworks Celebration

Free shuttle service available from Transfort!

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