Festivities begin at 10 a.m. with decorations for the parade. Children should bring and decorate their bicycles, tricycles and strollers. Children will receive patriotic-themed bags filled with streamers, beads and the like to decorate, but participants may also bring their own decorative materials. Patriotic attire is also encouraged.
The parade begins at 10:30 a.m. with the Star Spangled Banner and other patriotic music, led by the Hamel Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5903.
Live Music by the Teddy Bear Band
Following the parade, the event features an 11 a.m. live music show by the Teddy Bear Band at the Hilde main stage.
Water and nut-free snacks will be served. The event is free and open to the public, but attendees may bring money for ice cream and treats from Soft Serve Social. No registration is required.
In the event of inclement weather, the event may be canceled. Call the weather hotline to check for cancellations at 763-509-5205.
This year’s sponsor is Kyle Vitense State Farm. For information about upcoming events in Plymouth, visit plymouthmn.gov/specialevents.