2013 - Annandale's 124th Annual Fourth of July Celebration

Home to the longest consecutive running Fourth of July celebration in the state!

Dates / times are posted as they become available

Forms and information:
  • Parade Band/Float Entrant: 

  • Parade Float Competition:  

  • Royalty Entrant/Luncheon: 

Parade route and information

Please note parking changes all day of the 4th

  • The public beach parking lot will close at 5 p.m., vehicles in the lot after that time will have to stay until the fireworks finish.
  • The North end of Oak Street is closed.
  • The parking lot west of the ball field (Candlestick & Maple) is entirely handicap parking only.

Softball in the park...

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Day
Date

Meet the Queen Candidates - Ice Cream Social

7:00 p.m. at the City Park Pavilion
Features  the queen candidates contending for the title of Miss Annandale.

Tickets are $5.00 for Adults and $3.00 for Children and are available at Annandale State Bank, Annandale Advocate, Miller's Jewelry, Star Bank, or from a Miss Annandale Candidate or Current Ambassador.  The public (especially families) is encouraged to attend!

Day
Date

Kick-off to the 4th of July Gala

Social hour 6:00 p.m., Dinner and Program 6:30 music and dancing to follow the program. 
Tickets are $25.00 each and are available at Annandale State Bank, Annandale Advocate, Miller's Jewelry, Star Bank, or from a Miss Annandale Candidate or Current Ambassador.  Representatives from local businesses and organizations as well as individuals from the public are encouraged to attend!

Day
Date

Annandale's Talent Superstar

Annandale's Talent Superstar Auditions at the Annandale High School Auditorium, beginning at 9 a.m.
For additional information, contact Shari Danzeisen - 320-274-8313

Day
Date

Carnival opens at Noon

Carnival - Family Fun ShowsLink is outside of our website...  runs throughout our celebration. The carnival consists of a variety of adult and child rides, as well as a variety of food stands ranging from the traditional foot long hotdogs and cotton candy to cheese curds and chicken on a stick.

Softball

6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Musical Entertainment in the Park

Annandale H.S. Jazz Band, 7 p.m. performance followed by "The Monroe Experience" at 8:15
Annandale Municipal Park on Pleasant Lake

Day
Date

Meet the Candidates Car Wash

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Fire Station, sponsored by the queen candidates and royalty

Softball

9:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Book Sale

8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at City Hall, sponsored by the Annandale Area Friends of the Library

Carnival opens at Noon

Carnival - Family Fun ShowsLink is outside of our website... 

Talent Superstar

"Annandale's Talent Superstar" finals competition, music stage in Municipal Park 8:00 pm
(In the case of inclement weather, performances will be held at the Annandale High School Auditorium)     

Kiddie Parade

10:00 a.m. line-up at the Annandale Middle School parking lot.  Please contact Jennifer Filek @274-1849.

Pork Chop Dinner

4:00 - 8:00 p.m. in the Pavilion, proceeds benefit the Annandale Cardinal Athletic Foundation

Monday
Date

Carnival opens at Noon

Carnival - Family Fun ShowsLink is outside of our website...

Softball

10:00 a.m. -  6:00 p.m.

Musical Entertainment in the Park

Charlie Roth 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Annandale Municipal Park on Pleasant Lake

Tuesday
Date

Carnival opens at 1 p.m.

Carnival - Family Fun ShowsLink is outside of our website...

KRWC Road show

7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Music in the Park

"Route 55" Jazz Band - 7-9 p.m. portable stage by the lake

Wednesday
Date

 

Carnival opens at 1 p.m.

Carnival - Family Fun ShowsLink is outside of our website...

Bingo 1 p.m. - 6 p.m.

In the City Park Pavilion, sponsored by Annandale Boy Scout Troop 354

Music in the Park

Annandale Community Band - 7-8 p.m. portable stage by the lake. 
Variety of pie served and sponsored by "All night Grad Party" committee.

Boat Parade on Pleasant Lake

Beginning at 7:00 p.m. and concluding by the City Beach at the conclusion of the band concert at approximately 8:00 pm.  Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the evening in the city park.

Thursday
July 4th

Parade begins at 10 a.m.

8 a.m. line up at AHS

Carnival

Opens following the parade
Carnival - Family Fun ShowsLink is outside of our website...

Bingo 1 p.m. - 6 p.m.

In the City Park Pavilion, sponsored by Annandale Boy Scout Troop 354

Queen Coronation

7:00 p.m. in the City Park followed immediately with...

Musical Entertainment

Flamingo Enterprises DJ Service between coronation and fireworks.  

Fireworks at Dusk *

* Notes:  
  • Fireworks are weather permitting.
  • The Public beach INCLUDING the swimming area, closes at 5 pm for the fireworks display and remains closed for one hour after the display.  Map/overlay image.

Fireworks committee maps.