Here’s a list of events happening around the region today:
Central Point - “Red White and Boom” – Jackson County Fairgrounds - 7:00 p.m.
Festivities started this morning and there are food vendors and bands until 4:00 p.m in Robert Pfaff Park. Then, Southern Oregon’s biggest Independence Day event kicks off at 7 p.m., with the “Red, White, and Boom” firework show at the Jackson County Fairgrounds. Seating is first come-first serve – and doors open at six. Fireworks get underway after dark.
Ashland - “This Is Our Land” - All Day
“This Land is Our Land” is the theme of Ashland’s holiday events. The 100-year old tradition begins at 10:15 this morning with the parade and there are activities all day, with a fireworks display over the SOU athletic field tonight at 10.
Eagle Point - “Patriotic Tribute” - All Day
Eagle Point’s patriotic tribute kicks off early and includes all day events as well. Things there get underway at 7 a.m., and end at the Eagle Point High School stadium with the community’s firework display. Eagle Point’s parade starts at 11 this morning.
Grants Pass - “4th of July Extravaganza” - Afternoon/Evening
Residents of Josephine County can head to the fairgrounds for a fourth of July extravaganza. Horse racing dominates the afternoon starting at 1:00 with the “Firecracker Futurity” and its prize of more than 31 thousand dollars. Gates reopen at 7:30 tonight after the race. Then, you can enjoy the music, food, and vendors until the fireworks start, just after ten. Admission is free, but a donation is suggested.
Klamath Falls – “Red, White and Boots” - 5:00 p.m.
In the Basin, it’s “Red, White and Boots!” The community parade is in the evening, starting at 5, followed by events and then fireworks over Lake Ewauna.
Cave Junction – 4th of July Events - All Day
Out and About Treehouses in Cave Junction will have festivities for Independence Day. Swimming, vendors, and camping will happen all day, with bands starting at 3 p.m. and fireworks to begin at dusk.
Brookings - Chili Cook-off/4th of July Party and Fireworks Show - 1:00 p.m.
Brookings Harbor has a community chili cook-off for their Independence Day celebration starting at one in the afternoon until about three. Then the festivities for the 4th of July Party gets kicked off with a fireworks show in the evening.
Port Orford – Jubilee Parade and Fireworks - 11:00 a.m.
In Port Orford, the Jubilee Parade starts at 11:00 a.m. with activities right after. The fireworks show begins at 9:30.
Gold Beach – Firework Show - Sunset
Lakeview - Firework Show - After Dark
Yreka, CA/Mount Shasta, CA - Fireworks Shows
Patriots in Northern California have a couple of options for their fireworks tonight. Yreka, is celebrating with a show at the Siskiyou County Fairgrounds at 9:30 p.m, and with a short drive to the south, you can enjoy fireworks in Mount Shasta happening over Lake Siskiyou at 9:45 p.m.
Crescent City, CA - “4th of July Festival” - All Day
For those on the North California Coast. The 4th of July Festival features a parade that starts at 10:00 a.m. and festivities all day. Fireworks tonight start st 10:00 p.m. This is happening at the Beachfront Park.
Lake City, CA – Independence Day Events – 11:00 a.m.