• 4th of July Parade & Celebration

    News Release
     
    Release by: parks@beavercreekohio.gov
    (937) 427-5514
     
    Release Date: February 28, 2020
     
    4th of July Parade & Celebration
    Theme “Happy 40th Birthday, Beavercreek!”
     
     The Beavercreek 4th of July Committee has announced that “Happy 40th Birthday, Beavercreek!” is the theme for the upcoming 4th of July Celebration.  The theme will commemorate the City of Beavercreek’s 40th birthday and celebrate the event like it is 1980. 
     
    All community organizations, bands, groups, and businesses are invited to participate in the 4th of July parade.  Be creative – decorate with neon colors and party like it is 1980!  Floats will be judged and awarded trophies in 4 categories:  Happy 40th Birthday, Beavercreek!, Creative Originality, Beavercreek Pride and Patriotic Spirit.
     
    The parade beginning at 6 pm will start at Meadowbridge Drive and continue east on Dayton-Xenia Road and end at Beavercreek High School.  After the parade, the festivities continue at Rotary Park with food, music, children’s activities and UES fireworks at 10 pm.      
     
    The City of Beavercreek 4th of July Committee is also seeking nominations for the 4th of July Parade Grand Marshal.   The nominee must have made significant contributions in one or more of the following areas:  education, human services (medicine, military, social services, etc.), leisure services (art, entertainment and sports), lifetime achievements with lasting community impact, dedication to serving the community, and displays outstanding pride and exemplifies the spirit of Beavercreek.   Deadline to submit a nomination for the 4th of July Park Grand Marshal is May 1, 2020.
                 
    Parade applications and grand marshal applications can be found on the city website, www.beavercreekohio.gov.


    Contact the Beavercreek Parks, Recreation, and Culture Department at (937) 427-5514 or email parks@beavercreekohio.gov with any questions.