Fourth of July weekend events
LibertyFest, Edmond. Events include:
Concert in the Park, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, outdoors at Mitchell Hall Theatre at University of Central Oklahoma, 100 N University Drive.
Chalk-It-Up chalk drawing contest, 10 a.m. Friday at Festival Marketplace in downtown Edmond.
LibertyFest Parade, 9 a.m. Monday, July 4, downtown Edmond.
LibertyFest ParkFest and Fireworks, 6:30 p.m. Monday, July 4, University of Central Oklahoma.
Bethany Freedom Festival, Eldon Lyon Park in Bethany. Parade is at 10 a.m. Monday, July 4. Carnival runs from 5 p.m. Thursday until evening of July 4. Food and shopping booths, car show, live music, fireworks at dusk.
Kingfisher's Stars and Stripes Celebration, noon Monday, July 4, at Kingfisher Park. Events include patriotic quilt show, carriage and train rides, dunk tank, free swimming noon to 4 p.m., concert at 7:30 p.m., fireworks at dusk.
Blackberry Festival, Veteran's Park in McLoud, 5 p.m. to midnight Friday and 8 a.m. to midnight Saturday. Events include softball tournament, carnival, car show, tractor show, live music, cobbler-eating contest and crowning of the Blackberry Pageant queen.
Art in the Park: A Celebration in the Heartland, Buck Thomas Memorial Park in Moore, noon to 10 p.m. Sunday, July 3, and Monday, July 4. Food and craft vendors, carnival rides, giant sand pit, live music, concerts at 7 p.m. both days, fireworks at dusk.
OKC RedHawks vs. Iowa, RedHawks Field at Bricktown, 2 S Mickey Mantle Drive, 7:05 p.m. Monday, July 4. Fireworks after the game.
Boomer Blast, Boomer Lake and Park, U.S. 177, 10 a.m. Saturday, July 2, and Sunday, July 3, Stillwater. Wakeboard competitions between Oklahoma State University and University of Oklahoma teams, fair food, inflatables for the kids, fireworks display at dusk.
Yukon's Tribute to Veterans, 6 to 11 p.m. Sunday, July 3, Chisholm Trail Park, 500 W Vandament. Free concerts and fireworks show.
Freedom Fest, Yukon City Park and Chisholm Trail Park, Yukon, 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday, July 4. Car show, family games and relays, free swimming noon to 6 p.m., free watermelon and ice cream at 6 p.m., hot dog eating contest, fireworks show at 10 p.m.
For more information about these July 4 weekend events and others across the state, go to wimgo.com.