About the ParadeCoralville 4thFest is now accepting applications for parade entries to participate in Coralville's annual 4th of July celebration. Decorated floats, guests of honor, community groups, and area businesses travel the two-mile parade route starting at 12:00 pm on Sunday, July 4, in celebration of Independence Day.
The theme of the 2021 Coralville 4thFest parade celebrates the historic Iowa River Power building. Parade applications are accepted online or by mail, and must be received by June 15. Parade applications are available at www.coralville.org/4thFestParade.
About 4thFestCoralville's 4thFest celebration is an Independence Day tradition. This year's lineup includes a 4th of July parade, fireworks in S.T. Morrison Park, a carnival, and entertainment in the park. On July 3rd, 4thFest will host a free outdoor concert in S.T. Morrison Park featuring Josh Turner; The Danny Whitson Band will open the show. For more information about 4thFest, please call 319.248.1700 or visit www.coralville.org/4thFest.
Public Health Is a PriorityThe 4thFest Committee is working to ensure that 4thFest 2021 is a safe outdoor celebration that aligns with health guidelines. With ample space to spread out, increasing COVID-19 vaccinations in our community, and careful planning, we are excited to provide a way for our community to safely come together in person. If you attend 4thFest, follow current public health guidelines for mask wearing, keeping a distance between households, washing hands, and adhering to any other current precautions. Additional details about guidelines will be released closer to events.