From drone shows to fireworks to food trucks and live entertainment, there is something for everyone.
Here is a full list of celebrations happening across the state on the 4th of July:
Monday, July 4
Arvada: Arvada’s Independence Day Celebration will be held at the Stenger Sports Complex starting at approximately 9 p.m. Gates will open to vehicles starting at 7 p.m.
Aurora: The 4th of July Spectacular is will take place from 6 p.m.-10 p.m. at the Aurora Municipal Center at 15151 E. Alameda Pkwy. There will be food trucks and live entertainment. The fireworks show will go from 9:30-10 p.m.
Breckenridge: The Breckenridge 4th of July celebration will start at 7 a.m. with a 10K. There will be several events throughout the day. It will conclude with a concert at 6 p.m.
Brighton: The 4th of July Celebration will take place at Carmichael Park, located at 650 E. Southern St. There will be live entertainment starting at 5 p.m. There will also be food trucks at the event. The fireworks display will begin at the conclusion of the 7 p.m. concert.
Broomfield: The Great American Picnic will take place at Broomfield County Commons Park, beginning at 5 p.m. There will be a concert, a bike parade, concessions and food vendors as well as giveaways. The fireworks display will begin at about 9:30 p.m.
Buena Vista: The city’s celebration kicks off at 8 a.m. with the Freedom 5K, followed by the 4th of July parade. The Freedom Fest will take place at McPhelemy Park at 9 a.m. and will continue throughout the day. Fireworks will take place at dusk.
Castle Rock: CANCELED
Colorado Springs: The Star-Spangled Symphony & July 4th Block Party will take place at the Pikes Peak Center starting at 3:30 p.m. The event is scheduled to end at 7 p.m.
Cripple Creek: The 4th of July fireworks will take place at approximately 9:30 p.m. from the south side of town, south of Myers Avenue.
Commerce City: Commerce City’s 4th of July fireworks will take place at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park after the Colorado Rapids game. Parking lots open to non-ticket holders at 7 p.m. for the fireworks show. Fireworks begin around 9:30 p.m. following the game.
Englewood: The enhanced 4th of July celebration will take place from 1-6 p.m. without fireworks at Cornerstone and Belleview Parks. There will be food trucks, vendors, face painting and music.
Estes Park: The 4th of July in Estes Park includes the ‘Coolest Car Show’ at the Estes Park Events Complex. The fireworks are launched over Lake Estes and will begin at 9:30 p.m.
Firestone: The day will start with a parade through Firestone at 10 a.m. After that, there will be family-friendly activities, food trucks, and vendors from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. There will be live music, food trucks, a beer garden and more at Miners Park starting at 5 p.m. Fireworks will go off at 9:30 p.m.
Golden: The community celebration takes place at Lions Park starting at 12 p.m. There will be live music at 3 p.m. There will also be food trucks and other festivities. The event will NOT have fireworks.
Grand Lake: The Town of Grand Lake said it plans to have a fireworks but it could change if new fire restrictions go into effect. There will also be events throughout the day.
Greeley: Fireworks will take place during The Greeley Stampede starting at approximately 9:30 p.m. The displays will be shot over Island Grove Park. There will also be an Independence Day Parade at 9 a.m. on July 3.
Highlands Ranch: The Highlands Ranch Community Association will start the day with a parade at 9285 Hepburn Street at 9 a.m. Fireworks will take place at Highland Heritage Regional around 9:30 p.m. depending on weather and fire ban.
Kremmling: The Fire Up the Cliffs Independence Day celebration begins at 5 p.m. in Town Square. There will be live music, vendors, food trucks and a beer garden. Fireworks start when it gets dark.
Littleton: The enhanced 4th of July celebration will take place from 1-6 p.m. without fireworks at Cornerstone and Belleview Parks. There will be food trucks, vendors, face painting and music.
Longmont: This year’s celebration will take place at the Fox Hill Country Club. Gates will open at 5:30 p.m. There will be food trucks, a concert and fireworks starting at 9:15 p.m.
Lone Tree: The Independence Day Celebration will take place at Lone Tree Elementary and Prairie Sky Park starting at 9 a.m. There will be a family fun ride and stroll. At 10 a.m.-1 p.m. there will be a family fun park. Then at 6 p.m. the park opens for music and roaming entertainment. Fireworks will start at 9:30 p.m.
Louisville: The Fourth of July celebration will take place at Coal Creek Golf Course at 6 p.m. There will be free hot dogs and sausages, bounce houses, face painting and live music. Fireworks will take place around 9:45 p.m.
Loveland: The celebration kicks off with hot dogs and hamburgers in the park at 10 a.m. Then there will be a kids play area from 3-8 p.m. There will also be a bike parade, live music, and fireworks at 9:17 p.m.
Northglenn: The celebration at E.B. Rains Jr. Memorial Park starts at 12 p.m. with a car show. Then there will be a concert, duck derby, more live music, and fireworks no earlier than 9 p.m. and no later than 10 p.m.
Ouray: The Independence Day celebration will kickoff with a pancake breakfast at 6:30 a.m. at the Ouray Community Center. The OURAYCE will start at 8 a.m. at city hall. At 10 a.m. there will be a parade on Main Street. There will be several events starting at 11 a.m. at Fellin Park. There will also be a fireworks during the evening.
Parker: The Stars and Stripes Celebration will take place at Salisbury Park from 6-10 p.m. There will be free live music, face painting, bungee jumping, food vendors and more. There will be a drone light show at 9:30 p.m.
Pueblo: ‘Rollin’ on the Riverwalk’ will take place on the 4th of July. There will be live music, food, and fireworks. No specific details were provided.
Rangely: The fireworks display will take place at Kenney Reservoir at dusk. There are also several other events that will take place throughout the weekend.
Sheridan: The enhanced 4th of July celebration will take place from 1-6 p.m. without fireworks at Cornerstone and Belleview Parks. There will be food trucks, vendors, face painting and music.
Thornton: The 4th of July event starts 4 p.m. at 108th Avenue and Colorado Boulevard. There will be food vendors, live entertainment and more. Fireworks will start at 9:30 p.m.
Timnath: The 4th of July celebration features food trucks, live performances, and free kids’ activities. The fireworks show over the reservoir will start at 9:30 p.m.
Winter Park: The celebration and concert will take place at the Rendezvous Events Center. The evening will conclude with a laser show featuring DJ Jen G.
Westminster: The July 4th Celebration will start at 4 p.m. Fireworks will go off at approximately 9:15 p.m.
Vail: The Vail America Days parade will happen this year, along with a drone show that will take place over Vail Mountain.
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