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Join us for our Festival of the Fourth!

Jun 24, 2018 | 0 comments

Join us in Wilmore for Fourth of July fun!
On Saturday, July 1 don’t miss the R.J. Corman 5K Run (8 AM) and 1 Mile Fun Run (7:30AM). The fun begins and ends in front of Wilmore UMC, Main St. Early bird registration through June 28th – 1 Mile is $8/($10 day of) – 5K Run is $10/($12 day of).  Click here for the Registration Form.  Forms and course map at Wilmore City Hall and on site on the day of the run.

In case of rain:  The run will take place Rain or Shine. The only exception would be thunder & lightning which would cause unsafe situations. In that case, we would attempt to delay start long enough to get beyond any thunderstorms.

On Tuesday, July 4 the Festival of the Fourth begins with a parade at 10 AM.

Fun Fact:  Local emergency responders will be recognized as our Hometown Heroes!

The Festival of the Fourth Festival at the Wilmore Campground will immediately follow the parade (approximately 11:00 AM).

Festival events include:

• Entertainment – featuring Katie Feola & Scott Collins on stage in the Tabernacle.
• Our HOMETOWN HEROES will be recognized at 11:15 AM
• Food & Entertainment – hamburgers, drinks, etc. & special priced hot dogs ($.25)!
• Arts & Crafts & Vendors
• Kids Activities – Tree climbing & lots of inflatables! Fundraiser for AdventureServe Ministries.
• Spelling Bee-
• Age groups: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, & 5th grades
• Best Cupcakes (adults) & Best Cupcakes Contest (youth under 16)

Click here for the full  INFORMATION SHEET  (includes additional 5K/1K and Festival info).  For more information  please contact Wilmore Parks & Recreation at