Area Fireworks Displays

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Area Fireworks Displays and Events
Dam Celebration
July 4 - July 5, 2008
City Wide
Bull Shoals Lake/White River Chamber
P.O. Box 354
Bull Shoals, AR 72619
Local celebration of the construction of Bull Shoals Dam. Parade, arts & crafts, booths, entertainment, contests, fireworks show, car show and more. The largest summer celebration in the area.
Admission: Free
Independence Eve 2008
July 3, 2008
Norfork Lake between Highway 101 and Highway 62 Bridges
Corps of Engineers
324 West 7th Street
Mountain Home, AR 72653
(870) 425-2700
Fireworks display over Lake Norfork between highway 101 and 62 bridges. Can be viewed from the water, bridges, Panther Bay Park, Henderson Park, or Bidwell Point Park.
Admission: Donations accepted
Fun on the Fourth
July 4, 2008
Crowley's Ridge State Park
Kendra Harris
Ridge State Park
2092 Highway 168
, AR 72450
(870) 573-6751
Enjoy swimming, boating, hiking, volleyball and other recreational activities for a celebration on the Ridge. Music provided by a DJ at the beach will close out the day the right way.
81th Annual Piggott 4th of July Picnic and Homecoming
July 4, 2008
City Park
Royce Williams
1167 E. Main
Piggott, AR 72454
(870) 598-3357
Carnival rides, food, live entertainment, beauty contest, parade, parade, and truck give-a-way and midnight fireworks.
Admission: Free
July 4th Fest & Boat Parade
July 4, 2008
Lake Thunderbird
P.O. Box 250
Cherokee Village, AR 72529
(870) 257-3241
Boats entering must get a number at the Thunderbird Marina prior to event. Decorated boats are judged beginning at 7 p.m. Fireworks follow at 9:15, over the lake & land. Food vendors, music & more.
Admission: Free to spectators
20th Annual 4th of July Celebration
July 4, 2008
Downtown Horseshoe
Bend, Hwy. 289
Bob Goodwin or Jill Boyer
P.O. Box 4083
Bend, AR 72512
(870) 670-5433
Parade at 10 a.m. 21 classes of competition with trophies awarded. $50 treasure hunt for kids. Ice Cream Social at Lutheran Church. Food and craft booths. Flotilla on Crown Lake at 5 p.m. fantastic fireworks display at dusk over Turkey Mountain Golf Course.
Admission: Free, donations for fireworks accepted
4th of July Games Races
July 4, 2008
Ozark Folk Center State Park
Ozark Folk Center State Park
P.O. Box 500

Mountain View, AR 72560
Traditional Ozark Games, Turtle Races, and Fun, Fun, Fun!
Admission: $9 adults, $6 children 6-12
Variety of Nature Activities
July 3-6, 2008
4:00 p.m.
Visitor Center
Tara Gillanders
Village Creek State Park
201 CR 754
Wynne, AR  72396
(870) 238-9406
Trail hikes, animal track program, water safety on Saturday and Sunday, track making out of soap on Saturday($1.50 a person), Native American storytelling Saturday at 6:30 p.m., fun with nature games Sunday at 10 a.m., birding basics at 11:30 a.m. Sunday, water safety Sunday at 2:30 a.m., turkey vulture program at 4:00 p.m.
Admission: Free
36th Annual 4th of July Celebration
July 4, 2008
Town Square, Marina, Park
Robbie Ingle
P.O. Box 1159
Fairfield Bay, AR 72088
Parade at 9 a.m., vendors at the mall, recreational activities for the kids, Splash Bash at the Bay View Club, Red White and Blue mini golf tournament Thursday at 6:45 p.m.
Admission: Free, except for food
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