Coralville's annual 4th of July celebration is a community tradition that attracts thousands of visitors and residents each year. The multi-day event includes a 5K run / walk, entertainment, food, free concerts, a carnival, parade, and fireworks.
A volunteer committee organizes 4thFEST, with support from City staff. A basket auction each spring, along with generous donations, make the celebration possible.
Celebrate "A Blast From the Past" June 29 & July 2-6, 2013
Most events are free and take place in S.T. Morrison Park, located in the 1500 block between 7th and 8th Streets. Highlights include:
- Coralville's 140th birthday celebration on July 2.
- A free concert on July 3 featuring the Beaker Brothers, followed by 38 Special.
- The 30th anniversary of the 4thFEST parade, food and activities in the park, and fireworks at dark on July 4.
Handicapped parking is available in the Recreation Center main parking lot, as marked.
c/o Coralville City Hall
1512 7th St.
Coralville, IA 52241