Getting excited about the 4th of July? (We are, too!) Here’s the scoop …
NEW ALBANY SYMPHONY 5K
Earn your slice of apple pie this 4th of July and sign up for the New Albany Independence Day 5K*!
7:55 a.m. Toddler Crawl
8:00 a.m. Kids FUN Run
8:15 a.m. 5K Walk/Run/Jog/Competitive Walk
9:30 a.m. Pet Parade
*Benefitting the New Albany Symphony and the non-profit performing arts in New Albany – thank you to all of our artists for providing live music, dance and theater along the course!
PARADE, 11 a.m.
This year, remember that Dublin-Granville Road between Fodor Road and Main Street will be closed. The parade route this year will begin at 11 a.m., at the Church of the Resurrection on Dublin-Granville, turn right onto Market past Market Square, left on State Route 62, then left on High Street. The parade ends just south of Chatham Green Drive. Thanks to the New Albany Community Events Board for coordinating the parade and festival!
FESTIVAL, 6:30 p.m.
The July 4th festival will kick off at 6:30 p.m., in the high school courtyard. Free family activities include games, bounce houses, clowns, costume characters, balloon twisters, photo booth, baseball speed pitch, face painting, food trucks and a live concert.
FIREWORKS, 10 p.m.
Fireworks begin at 10 p.m., with a rain date of July 5 at 10 p.m.