Press Release

Logansport Parks & Recreation Announces “July 4th Festivities”

Tuesday, June 21, 2021, Logansport IN: The Logansport Parks & Recreation Department has organized their annual 4th of July festivities and fireworks display for Sunday, July 4, 2021 at Riverside Park.

This year there are a few changes to parking and traffic control for the event. Dentzel Drive will be closed to the general public and all parking along Riverside Drive will be handicap parking only. There will be traffic control officers at 10th Street & Race Street as well as 10th Street & Riverside Drive to check for handicap placards. Homeowners that only have access from Riverside Drive will also be screened and allowed to access their homes. There will be a drop off location at the checkpoints for individuals and families that do not wish to walk or use the shuttle service.

Free parking lots with shuttle services are located at 5th Street & North Street as well as 6th Street & High Street, please look for the banners. Shuttles will run every 15 minutes from 4 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. Shuttle service will be paused during the fireworks show.

We would like to also issue this friendly reminder: Please leave your pets at home. No personal fireworks are allowed and as always alcohol is not permitted in the park.

The Schedule of events are as follows:

Celebration Starts…………………………………………2 p.m.

Water Balloon Fight (for ALL ages)…………..……4:30

Softball Game……………………………………………….5-6:30

(Logan Lovelies vs. Logan Lumberjacks)

Tracy Boucher Performance…………………………..6:30 -7:30

Counter.Point Performance……………………………8-10

Singing of the National Anthem……………………..10:05

Fireworks Show……………………………………………..10:15

 

Vendors for the event include:

·        U-Know Pizza and Sandwich Shop

·        Black Dog Coffee

·        La Fiesta

·        Kona Ice

·        Brad’s BBQ

·        Young America Lions Club

·        Union Pomona Grange

 

Those with questions may contact the Logansport Parks & Recreation Department’s office at 574-753-6969 or parksinfo@cityoflogansport.org for further clarification.