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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Woodland 4th of July Events

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Pancake Breakfast: The Woodland Professional Firefighters Association annual 4th of July Pancake Breakfast will be held at Fire Station #3 (1550 Springlake Court) from 8 until 11 am. Cost is $5 per person, children five and under are free. Visit www.WPFA4029.org for more information. All proceeds benefit the NorCal Trykers.

Bike Parade and Family Fun Fest: The City of Woodland is proud to host the annual 4th of July Bike Parade & Celebration for kids and adults.  Decorating begins at 9 am at Heritage Plaza (or you may come with your bikes already decorated). Registration for the best decorated bike or scooter is from 9-9:45 am. Prizes for the best decorated bike or scooter will be awarded after the parade down Main Street. This year, the Main Street Parade of Bikes has a new route! The route will begin at 10 am from Heritage Plaza and will ride to the Library where there will be live music performed by New Harmony Jazz.

Ice-Cream Social: The Woodland Senior Center Computer Club will be hosting its annual ice-cream social from 1-3 pm at the Woodland Community & Senior Center. Come cool off, enjoy refreshments, and be entertained by dancers and music. Cost is $2.00. Raffles tickets will also be sold.

Swim Fest: A free swim fest will be held from 1-3:45 pm at the Charles Brooks Community Swim Center. Come try out the exciting inflatable obstacle course. Bring your towels and sunscreen.

Fireworks Celebration: The pre-fireworks festivities will begin at 6 pm at Woodland High School. Please bring chairs or blankets to sit in the grass as no bleacher seating will be available. A bounce house, obstacle course, Rec2Go (mobile recreation van), games, music, and food will be available. Following a traditional Color and Riffle Guard ceremony conducted by the American Legion, and a singing of the National Anthem, a spectacular fireworks show is scheduled to begin around 9:15 pm. The national anthem will be performed by Marcos Ramos, a 7th grade student at Lee Middle School and the 2016 Yolo Idol winner. No personal fireworks, alcohol, glass, or pets!

The July 4th Celebration is made possible through donations from businesses and individuals including: Grand Final Sponsor: PG&E; Shooting Star Sponsors: Knaggs Commercial Properties and Adams Grain; Roman Candle Sponsors: Food-4-Less, Nugget, Best Best & Krieger LLP, Clark Pacific, RDM Audio Visual Rentals, Pacific Coast Producers, The Wiseman Company, Dignity Health, Psomas, Morgan’s Mill, and Waste Management; Sparkler Sponsors: Conaway Preservation Group, Gayle Manufacturing Company, Monley Cronin, Teichert, Callander Associates Landscape Architecture, Inc., Andy Gagnon Landscape, Inc., MBK Engineers, Lawson Property Management and Real Estate, Yolo Federal Credit Union, Wraith Scarlett & Randolph Insurance Services, West Yost Associates, Davies Enterprises, Tom and Meg Stallard, Neal D. Peart Properties, Sheffield Real Estate, Valley Tire Center, Woodland Chamber of Commerce, and Woodland Recreation Foundation.

For additional information call (530) 661-2000.

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