Parker Stars and Stripes Celebration Presented by Ent Credit Union
Wednesday, July 4, 2018; 6 to 10 p.m.Parking lots open at 3 p.m.
Salisbury Park; 12010 N. Motsenbocker Road
Ball Field Seating opens at 5 p.m.
Celebrate Independence Day at the Town of Parker's Stars and Stripes Celebration. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and set up for an evening jam packed with family fun. General admission is free so save the date and come join in on the fun!
Live music takes place from 6 to 9:15 p.m. and the evening concludes with an awesome fireworks display, beginning at 9:30 p.m.
Parker Stars and Stripes Celebration VIP Passes Now Available!
Want to enjoy a VIP view of Parker’s fireworks show, get treated to free Kona Ice Shave Ice, have advance access to bounce houses and kids’ activities, and more? For only $40 (cash only), you can get a VIP package for you and four guests to enjoy all of this and more at Parker’s Stars and Stripes Celebration. Come by Town Hall, 20120 E. Mainstreet, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday from now through July 3 (while supplies last) to get your pass!
For the 2018 event, we will have the ability to park over 2,500 cars. Parking will be $10.00, cash only, with no in and out parking allowed. Check back as the event grows closer for a detailed parking map.
Event Seating OptionsFor the first time, in addition to the main event field seating, three of the Salisbury Park baseball fields will be open for additional seating at the event. Ball fields will open at 5 p.m. Admittance to each field varies and is outlined here.
Per ball field rules, no dogs, tents/canopies, yard games or fireworks are allowed on the fields. Field access allows for chairs, blankets and permitted food and drink. All event patrons, ages two and up, must have a wristband to enter a field. Patrons can come and go as long as they have that wristband.
Kids and parents alike enjoy complimentary bounce houses, slides, games, balloon twisting and the new wacky world inflatables. Older kids and adults who are young at heart can try the big slide, Jacob's Ladder, Sports Mania or check out their skills on the climbing wall!
Face painting and a tot train will also be available for a small fee. New this year, a mobile zip line will also be available for only $5.00 a ride.
The Parker Police Department Honor Guard and Parker Chorale will kick-off the event with the presentation of our Nations Colors and the singing of the National Anthem. Six Million Dollar Band will be jamming to 80’s hits from 6 to 9:15 p.m. and the evening will conclude with Parker’s biggest and best fireworks display to date, beginning at 9:30 p.m.!
As you enjoy a wonderful evening of entertainment you can also Indulge in fantastic local fare. You’ll have plenty of choices from hot dogs, hamburgers, tacos, bbq, pizza and more to ice cream, shaved ice, kettle corn, cotton candy and funnel cakes!
We are excited to bring back many beloved food vendors and some new ones as well. Old Time Kettle Korn, Kona Ice of South Aurora, Snow Business shaved ice, La Hacienda, Butterfields Ice Cream, Archies Dog house, DC. Concessions, Colorado Pizza Company, Wechef, The Comforts of Home, and Ol' Skool Que.
ATMs are available at the event. Many of the vendors only take cash.
Event Rules and Regulations
No personal fireworks, alcohol, tents of any kind (to include pop-up, sport umbrella or shade canopies) will be allowed at the event. ATMs are on site. Parking is $10 per vehicle, cash only with no in and out parking. Due to the noise and large event attendance, pets are not allowed. Smoking is not allowed within event space.
Unauthorized vendors, businesses or individuals are not allowed to be selling or handing out promotional items in event parking lots or at the event.
SponsorshipSponsoring this ever-growing event is a wonderful way to give back to the community while marketing your business or organization. Consider becoming a Stars and Stripes event sponsor. Click here to view information on becoming an event sponsor.
For more information, please email us or call Brooke Spain at 303.805.3253.
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