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4th of July Festival

Old Fashioned July 4th Festival

Another great day at the 2014 Old Fashioned July 4th Festival.

Sponsored by Bendbroadband and Bryant, Lovlein & Jarvis, Attorneys at Law

Held in beautiful Drake Park on Mirror Pond
As much of a tradition as July 4th itself!


The 2014 Old Fashioned July 4th Festival provided a full day of fun in Drake Park. Patrons enjoyed a variety of Old-Fashioned Games sponsored by Bend Kiwanis and Alpine Physical Therapy. Located by the footbridge, games included such classics as the three-legged race, sack race and water melon eating contest.

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Fish fling
           
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Sack races


 Children of all ages enjoy the Kids & Family Fun Area sponsored by the Law Offices of Warren John West. Free activities include the popular the Flush-a-Duck or Flying Fish Fling games as well as many booths or activities offered by various community agencies. And don't miss your chance to join with Smokey Bear as he celebrates his 70th birthday.

At the Main Stage area, music was hosted by Sabrina Sloan from 99/7 The Bull and will include a variety of local favorites including Lakoda, !Chiringa! and the Junk Yard Lords. Visitors will also entertained by instructors and students of Bend Parks & Rec’s Zumba and classes. And - 2014 Fetival attendee helped the US Forest Service's Smokey Bear Celebrate his 70th birthday!

4th-flower-booth-300px.jpgMore than 130 artisans, crafters, community agencies and food vendors are excited to show you their wares or serve you. Festival goers will also be treated by a visit from Air Link medical helicopter at Harmon Park.

July 4th Activities & Schedule:
Pancake Breakfast 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Presented by the Sunrise Lions Club

Live Music & Entertainment
11:00 am – 4:00 pm on Pavillion Stage

Hosted by Sabrina Sloan of  New Country 99/7 The Bull

Old Fashioned Games: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Sack Races ~ Water Balloon Toss ~ Three Legged Race ~ Hula Hoop Contest ~ Watermelon Eating Contest

Kids & Family Fun Area: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sponsored by the Law Offices of Warren John West

•    Bean Bag Toss - Pepsi-Cola of Bend
•    Bend Fire Department  - Fire Education and photo fun
•    Carnival Games – Epikos Church
•    Flush A Duck Races - Oregon School Employees Assn. & Bend Parks and Recreation
•    Flying Fish Fling - Bend Park & Recreation District
•    Helicopter landings - Harmon Park - Air Link Medical Helicopter
•    Obstacle course and Bean Bag Toss  – Neighbor Impact
•    Pin the Tail on the Boo Boo - American Red Cross
•    Rubber Ducky Dip - Law Offices of Warren John West
•    Smokey Bear Camp Fire Fun - Deschutes National Forest
•    Tattoos - Humane Society of Central Oregon4th-watermelon-300px.jpg