Fourth of July celebrations and activities

The Melaleuca Freedom Celebration Fireworks display in Idaho Falls. Post Register file

Celebrate your independence with one of the many patriotic events, activities and firework shows in eastern Idaho.

Editor’s note: To submit a Fourth of July event, please email calendars@postregister.com or call 208-542-6781.

ASHTON

July 4

Rotary breakfast, 7:30-9 a.m., City Park.

Parade, 10 a.m., down Main Street.

Flag ceremony, car show, booths, entertainment, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., City Park.

Fireworks, 10 p.m., North Fremont High School, 3581 East 1300 North.

Visit ashtonidaho.com/events/independance-day-celebration.

BLACKFOOT

Friday

Celebrate Blackfoot, 9 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Jensen Grove Park, tinyurl.com/ybavo4gj.

July 4

Bingham County Patriot Field Names of the Fallen Unveiling Ceremony, 10:30 a.m., 355 North Ash St.

Fourth of July Community Barbecue, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Blackfoot Senior Center, 20 E. Pacific St., 208-785-4714.

IDAHO FALLS

July 4

EIRSCCA Autocross, 7 a.m.-5 p.m., Bonneville High School, 3165 E. Iona Road, facebook.com/EIRSCCA.

13th annual FireKracker 5K, 7:15 a.m., Idaho Falls. Registration required, register.chronotrack.com/r/37563, 208-243-1045.

“River of Hope” Fourth of July Parade, 9 a.m., Holmes Avenue west on Fourth Street, south on Boulevard to the intersection of Rogers Street and South Boulevard, idahofallschamber.com.

Ida Racing horse race, noon, Sandy Downs Arena, 6855 South 15th East, idaracing.com.

Riverfest 2018, noon-10 p.m., Snake River Landing, tinyurl.com/y7lc58ff.

Mean Red Spyder, 2 p.m., Idaho Brewing Company, facebook.com/idahobrewing.

Regatta De Blanc, 4:30 p.m., Idaho Brewing Company, facebook.com/idahobrewing.

Chuckars vs. Orem, 4:30 p.m., Melaleuca Field, milb.com.

Almost Famous, 5 p.m., Civitan Plaza.

Ghost Town Gallows, 7 p.m., Idaho Brewing Company, facebook.com/idahobrewing.

Melaleuca Freedom Celebration Fireworks, 10 p.m., Snake River Landing, freedomcelebration.com.

July 5

Museum Club: Thomas Jefferson, The Father of the Fourth of July, 3 p.m., Museum of Idaho, 200 N. Eastern Ave., 208-522-1400, museumofidaho.org/museumclub.

ISLAND PARK

July 4

Fourth of July Celebration and Fireworks, 10 p.m., Lakeside Lodge, 3857 Lakeside Lodge Lane.

Country Line, 8 p.m., Lakeside Lodge, 3857 Lakeside Lodge Lane.

Visit facebook.com/lakeside.lodge.10.

MENAN

July 4

Flag raising, 7:30 a.m.

5K, 8 a.m. Registration required, 208-440-6420.

Pancake breakfast, 8 a.m.

Menan Car Show, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Menan. Proceeds benefit local families and children in need, 208-270-1268.

Vendors and entertainment, 10 a.m., 208-403-7044.

Parade, 11 a..m, 208-390-0154.

Kids’ race, 1 p.m.

Duck race, 4 p.m.

Retiring of the flag, 9 p.m.

Fireworks, 10 p.m.

Visit cityofmenan.org.

REXBURG

Saturday

“Patriots and Pioneers,” 7:30 p.m., BYU-Idaho Center, 525 S. Center St., byui.edu.

July 4

Archer’s annual fireman’s breakfast, 6 a.m. to 9 a.m., Madison County Fire Department Station No. 2, 7918 S. 400 W.

Day in the Park, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Porter Park, rexburgchamber.org.

“Rexburg, America’s Family Community” Independence Day Parade, 10 a.m., Smith Park, down Main Street to the roundabout on Second East, rexburgchamber.com.

RIGBY

Saturday

Rigby Community Bunk Bed Build Day, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Rigby, facebook.com/shpREXBURG.

Rigby Lake 5K and Fun Run for Sight, 8 a.m., Rigby Lake. Proceeds benefit individuals who need eyeglasses. Registration required, tinyurl.com/ydxfswcf.

Annual Independence Day Celebration, noon-10 p.m., Rigby Lake, tinyurl.com/y9c2b3o6.

TETON VALLEY

Friday

Teton Valley Balloon Rally, Friday to Sunday, Teton Valley Fairgrounds, Driggs, tetonvalleyballoonrally.com.

Monday

2018 Arts and Crafts Fair, Monday to July 4, Victor City Park, victorcityidaho.com/content/july-4th-craft-fair-0.

July 4

Community Picnic, 6-9 p.m., downtown Driggs, facebook.com/DriggsIdaho.

Fourth of July Music and Fireworks, 7-10:30 p.m., downtown Driggs, facebook.com/DriggsIdaho.

“Dreams Come True Under the Red, White & Blue” Fourth of July Parade, 10:30 a.m., Main Street and Elm Street through Aspen Street.

22nd annual Pig-Nic Pig Roast, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Knotty Pine Supper Club, 58 S. Main St., Victor, facebook.com/knottypinesupperclub.

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