Bring the entire family to Wylie Park on the 4th of July for a fun-filled day. Take part in the many activities at the park. Storybook Land Theatre Performance is at the Castle beginning at 5:00 P.M. followed with other entertainment sponsored by Kesslers beginning at 7:00 P.M. Wylie Lake Activities begin with the Aqua Addicts Ski Show at 7:00 P.M. and the Duck Derby at 8:00 P.M. The Municipal Band Concert is at 8:30 P.M. with fireworks on display at dusk.
Spectacular Celebration Parade, Carriage Rides. Inflatable Rides, Mechanical Bull Rides, Face painting, Air brush tattoos, Kid's and adult Tractor Pull, Pony Rides, Snow Cones, Horse Shoe Contest, Mud Race, Tug of War, Bean Bag Toss Tourney, Balloon Animals, Fireworks, and more.
Join us on Thursday, July 4, 2013 for the Annual Fourth of July parade and stadium celebration in Uptown Watertown. The candy and Frisbee toss will kick-off at 1:45 pm in uptown Watertown with the parade following at 2:00 pm.
The parade route will start at 4th Street and East Kemp Avenue and follow Kemp Avenue west to the Watertown Stadium. If you would like to enter a float, entry forms are available on the Chamber website or by calling the Chamber office at 886-5814.
The Watertown Stadium gates open at 6 pm with admission costs of $3.00. All proceeds will go to the Fraternal Order of Police. There will be a variety of activities for the whole family to enjoy, concessions, and live musical entertainment featuring the band "Party of 5". The night's grand finale will be a spectacular fireworks display you don't want to miss.
The Dakota Discover Museum Independence Day Celebration from 2pm-4pm. Guest will enjoy ice cream watermelon and lemonade while listening to country, oldies, big band and patriotic tunes provided by Uncle Roy and Friends, led by Roy Kin of Armour.
Celebrate Independence Day at Lake Mitchell with a beautiful display of fireworks!
Huron Independence Day Celebration at State Fairgrounds; activities include a parade, barbeque, vendor fair and fireworks.
Grand fireworks display that lights up the summer skies over the Missouri River, begins at dusk at Riverside Park.
Corps of Discovery Center Brick Commemoration and Music Festival: All Day Entertainment includes: Square Dancing @ 10:30 am, music all day featuring: Elaine Peacock-Elk Point, SD - vocalist, entertainer D. J. Langel-Jefferson, SD - singer, guitarist Christian Scholl-Sioux Falls,SD - singer, guitarist Alexa & Cody Griffith, Ashley & Tyler Schweitzer, & Rachel Wood, Yankton, SD - Band Ralph Johnson-York, NE - singer, entertainer The OutBack Band & more. Brick Dedication Ceremony at 2:00 pm.
July 4th celebration, Farmers Market Fourth
Farmers Market Fourth: Celebrate the Fourth of July at the Farmers Market, 3:00-7:00 at the Clay County Fairgrounds (Cherry and High St). Food and beverages served. Games, obstacle course, watermelon-seed-spitting contest, and prizes for the kids and 4-legged friends (on leashes) all afternoon. Children's races start at 4:30 with sign-up at 4:00 for ages 2 and older.
Fireworks Display at dusk (appx. 10:00 pm) at the field south of Polaris and west of Carr St.