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July 4th Celebration
Wednesday, July 03, 2008 at 9:00 AM
to Thursday, July 04, 2008 at 10:00 PM


Friday---JULY 3rd

7:00 pm to 11:00 pm  Firemates  Family Dance at Benson High School Gym

Saturday---JULY 4th
6:00 am to 10:00 am      Lion’s Club breakfast at Lion’s Clubhouse 7th & Dragoon Streets—                                            Public Welcome--$4.00

9:00 am                          Parade Starts - 5th Street to Gila to 7th Street Parade Lineup at ALCO parking lot.

Saturday, July 4th, 2009
There will be games, Food and Vendor booths at the Park all day.  Some activities include:
Times are approximate.

10:00 a.m.                Water Fights - Volunteer Fire Departments      
11:15 a.m.                  Ronald McDonald – Music and Magic - Under Ramada
12:00 - 6:00pm        Jumping Castle and Train

12:30 p.m.                 Live Music - Beau Renfro - Clear Country Band

1:45 p.m.                    Pie Eating Contest - Under Ramada
2:30 p.m.                    Live Music - Exit 303
4:30 p.m.                    Live Music - Afterburn
4:45 p.m.                    Parade Awards / Announcements

6:30 p.m.                    Bobcat Alumni Band

8:00 p.m.                    Recognition of Adopt-A-Fireworks Donors

8:15 p.m.                     Patriotic Reading

8:20 p.m.                     National Anthem

8:30 p.m.                     Fireworks - Best viewed from the lower soccer field

9:00 p.m.                     Family Music - DJ Lions Park - Lower Soccer Field

From 1nterstate 10 take exit 303 which is 4th Street. Go East about 1 &1/2 half miles and turn left at the second traffic light (at Dairy Queen) and follow signs to Lions Park.