The park will be open to the public from noon until 11:00 pm on the 4th of July. Food Vendor sales begin at noon. Fireworks at 10:00 pm.
There will not be any organized children's games/crafts (only water play), beer garden, or live performances (only a DJ) this year, due to a lack of volunteers!
You can bring a picnic to enjoy with your family and friends during the daylong celebration or you can purchase a large array of food and drink from one of the many concessionaires that will be open to serve you from noon to 11:30 pm.
Due to safety precautions, NO charcoal or gas/propane barbecues will be allowed on the grounds. Fireworks start at 10:00 pm.
DJ Big Ern of Big Ern Productions will be playing music in the central courtyard from 3:00-10:00pm !
2017 Information will be posted when it has been finalized.
The carnival rides are a big attraction on the weekend of the 4th of July:
*All closing times above are estimates depending on crowd.
Pricing for Carnival rides:
There will be an inflatable Water Slide from noon to 9:00pm available to children throughout the day.
The Yakima Valley Fire Department will have an aerial truck shooting water into a play area from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm.
Noon - 9:00pm on 1 2 courts
Enjoy a "Cruise-In" with vintage automobiles from the Yakima Apple Volkswagon Club and Aztecas Washington Car Club. 2:00-10:00pm. Stop by and marvel at the old cars at the Show 'N Shine.
The Beer Garden will be back in 2017.
The National Anthem will be sung at 9:55, followed by fireworks beginning at 10:00 pm for a 20-minute show. Lilsten to the patriotic music simulcast on 107.3 KFFM @ 10:00 pm which will be synched to the fireworks!