DSC 7946The 4th of July is certainly our most attended special event of the year. In an effort to assure that all our visitors understand what we offer and the policies of the 4th of July events hosted by the Chamber we encourage you to read through our policies and proceduresand call us with any additional questions at 970-944-2527


Event Calendar

July 1st 

11 am  - 3rd Annual Bear Day in Town Park 

7:30 pm - Chamber Music Series: Sunberg & Biggers 

Flute/Harp Duo at Moseley Arts Center




July 2nd 

10:30 am - Historic District Tour. Walking tour of Lake City's historic district. Meet at the museum at 10:15 am

7 pm - Suzy Bogguss at Sportsmans Backyard Amphitheater

DSC 1744July 3rd 

9 am - High Country Craft Fair at Veteran's Park

7 pm - Annual Patriotic Choir Concert at the Armory

8 pm - Ghost Tour Meet at Museum


July 4th 

8 am - Book Sale begins at John Wagner Library (206 N Silver)

8 am - All Your Can Eat Pancake Breakfast for only $8! Event will be held at the LC School yard. 

LC School Garage Sale at the School Yard until 2 pm

10 am - Airforce Flyover 

Parade Begins 

11 am(ish) - Register for a 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament hosted by the LCCS following the 4th of July parade.  $50 per team.

11:30 am(ish) Following the Parade:

* Reading of the Declaration of Independence at Hinsdale County MuseumDSC 1761

* Presentation of the Flags by the Veterans Honor Guard - Town Park

* Lake City Stinger Band Plays & National Anthem by Taylor Snow


Races begin for all ages!!

Races include walking age to 70+. 

Types: Foot races, sack races, shoe kick, balloon & egg toss. Food featuring hot dogs, turkey legs, crepes, jambalaya, fresh salsa and chips, dippin dots, hand-crafted sodas, and more! Beer and margarita booth (must be 21 years of age to purchase) Artisan booths - local photography, jewelry, hand-made body goods, face painting and more!

4 pm - BINGO will be hosted in Town Park after the races. Weather permitting.  $5 a card or 5 for $20. 10 games. Cash and merchandise prizes. 

6 pm - Lake City Old Cowboy Shot-Out performance at the corner of 4th and Silver Street.

7 pm - Street Dance on Silver St. featuring Blue Sky Band

9 pm(ish) - Fireworks hosted by Lake City Pyro Technics Team



Photography courtesy of Allison Stewart

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Lake City/Hinsdale County Visitor Center
800 Gunnison Avenue
PO Box 430
Lake City, CO 81235
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