4th of July

July 4, 2017

Location › Downtown Aspen
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Event Schedule

Monday, July 4
Rio Grande Park

30th Annual Boogie's Buddy Race

Adults › $50 ($60 after July 3)
Kids (15 & under) › $15
Family › $90

Celebrate the Fourth of July by running or walking to support the Buddy Program! Choose between a challenging but festive 5-mile race with cash prizes or a family and canine 1-mile walk.  Sign up online at buddyprogram.org or in person in front of Boogie's Diner June 30 - July 3. 

Buddy Program » (970) 920-2130

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Kid's Bicycle Decorating

Open to kids riding bicycles in the parade.  HELMETS MANDATORY FOR KIDS AND ADULTS - No scooters or electric vehicles, please. Contact Charlie Tarver at 970-925-7970.

10:00am - 2:00pm

16th Annual "America's Birthday Carnival"

Early Learning Center's kids' carnival featuring bounce houses, games, food, silent auction, and bake sale.

Early Learning Center » (970) 920-9201.

Main Street

Old Fashioned 4th of July Parade

FREE to participate, mandatory registration. Parade Information and Entry Forms can be found at aspen4th.com.

City of Aspen » (970) 429-2093

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12:00pm - 3:00pm

AVSC 21st Annual 4th of July Picnic

Adults › $15
Kids (under 10) › $10

Come catch up with old friends, play some volleyball, and have an icy cold beer all while supporting the largest youth non-profit in the Valley, Aspen Valley Ski & Snowboard Club. BBQ, live music, games and more.

Aspen Valley Ski and Snowboard Club » teamavsc.org / (970) 205-5100

8:30 - 10:30am
637 E Hyman Ave.

4th of July at the Aspen Art Museum

Adult › $45
Kids › $25

Start off July 4th at the Aspen Art Museum with Farm Fresh Breakfast buffet, fresh OJ and bottomless mimosas. Family Art Activity 8:30 - 10:30am.

Aspen Art Museum » aspenartmuseum.org / (970) 925-8050

Benedict Music Tent

Aspen Music Festival & School's FREE Fourth of July Concert

A beloved tradition, this celebration brings the AMFS band to the Tent stage with stirring patriotic favorites.  Lawrence Isaacson, conductor; Anna Deavere Smith, narrator; Barbara Fleck, guest conductor.  Sponsored by the City of Aspen with special thanks to Melani and Rob Walton.

Aspen Music Festival and School » aspenmusicfestival.com / 970-925-9042

5:00pm - 8:00pm
Mill St./Cooper Ave Mall

FREE Family Fun

Clowns and face painters!

City of Aspen


Mamma Mia! The Hurst Theatre

MAMMA MIA!, The Hurst Theater in Rio Grande Park. Before the fireworks! Tickets: $32 and up. 

Theater Aspen, theatreaspen.org, Box Office: 844-706-7387

8:00pm - 10:30pm
Mill St. / Cooper Ave. Mall

"Dancing In The Streets"

FREE community concert featuring Whitewater Ramble; 20 minute intermission during Firework Display, weather permitting.

Aspen Chamber Resort Association » aspenchamber.org / (970) 925-1940

Over Aspen Mountain

Fireworks Extravaganza!

WEATHER PERMITTING ». Please check back for any last minute changes.