Photo 1: Fabulous fireworks by the Silverton San Juan Fire Department (photo courtesy of Hillary J. Raab).
Photo 2: Post-parade crowd on Greene Street (Main).
Photo 3: Inside the serving tent for the International Rhubarb Festival at Memorial Park.
FIREWORKS – after dark – still scheduled at this time
Have a fabulous fourth in Silverton!
Special camping at the Town of Silverton’s Kendall Mountain Ski Area call 970-387-5522 for more info. Camping areas are available through the Town of Silverton – open noon on Fri 7-3 through Sun 7-5.
Campfires and petroleum-fueled stoves are allowed in both campgrounds ONLY in approved portable self contained fire pits.
NOTE – Fireworks are not allowed and those using them are subject to fines.
Many activities, including shopping, restaurants, attractions, and live music.
4TH OF JULY
Fun Run – 2K,5K & 10K at Memorial Park. To pre-register, email your information (age and address to gro.p1430099083pasr@1430099083eiluJ1430099083 and pay on day of race. Registrations on day of race at 6:00am. Race starts at 7:30am. Race fee of $25 includes t-shirt. This is a fundraiser for Silverton Youth Center. For questions, call Julie at 760-846-5853.
Parade – 10:30am on main street followed by Fire Departments water fight
This year’s theme is “Silverton’s Wide World of Sports – Winter and Summer Family Fun.” moc.o1430099083ohay@1430099083edara1430099083pnotr1430099083evlis1430099083
Entrants line up by 10am at the Courthouse at 15th and Greene. Must be 50% decorated.
International Rhubarb Festival following parade at Memorial Park with free Silverton Brass Band concert. Sponsored by Friends of the Library.
Delectable rhubarb treats can be topped off with ice cream if you desire. For sale only as long as they last, so don’t miss out. Proceeds benefit the Friends of the Library.
During the Rhubarb Festival will be Kid’s Events at Memorial Park. Face painting, Bouncy Ride and more. Sponsored by Silverton Family Learning Center.
Ducky Derby – launch time is 2 pm at Memorial Park – a fun and unique event
Purchase your duck and ducky t-shirt ahead of time at the Visitors Center at 414 Greene Street, or purchase at the Chamber tent at Memorial Park during the festivities.
CASH PRIZES TO 1ST, 2ND, AND 3RD PLACE DUCKS. 970-387-5654