July 4th Festival - Music, Food and Fun!
 The City of Monmouth sponsors a July 4th Festival The festival is held in Main Street Park. The festival emphasizes the arts and includes music, dance, theater, crafts for kids and an art show.  The Schedule will be here for 2020 soon!  The main event will be from noon to 8 p.m. on July 3 and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on July 4th.  Stay tuned for exciting events on July 1st and 2nd!! 

The park is alive with food and craft vendors.  All items need to be handcrafted.  If you are interested in being a vendor, please contact Phyllis Bolman: pbolman@ci.monmouth.or.us, or at 503-751-0145.  Or complete the vendor form, 
booth agreement and booth location, and submit it with pictures of your items.

ART TENT
We have expanded our hands-on Arts & Crafts for children to include adults!  If you are interested in  hosting an arts and craft session, please contact Nancy Lehto at 503-999-6315.
 
MINI-MARATHON
Sponsored by the Willamette Valley Road Runners, begins at 11 am on July 4th, just before the Children's Parade. The run is from City Hall in Monmouth to City Hall in Independence.  It has been a part of the celebration for over 40 years!   Entry form
 
CHILDREN'S MINI PARADE
Is something fun for the kids to do after the Mini-Marathon and before the Grand Parade. No entry is needed. It runs from Jackson Street & Monmouth Avenue down to Knox Street. Be sure to be in line before 11:30 a.m.

THE GRAND PARADE
The Rotary sponsored parade is on July 4th and the streets are lined with chairs two days before!  The parade runs from Monmouth Avenue to Main Street to Riverview Park in Independence and goes right by the park!  Click here for the entry form!
 
TENNIS TOURNAMENT
Also included is an annual Tennis Tournament which has also been a part of the celebration for 46 years!  If you would like to be a part of the tournament click here for the application or contact Patti Youngren at 503.507.5760.

VINTAGE CAR SHOW
There is something for everyone at this vintage car show!  It has been a don't miss part of our July 4th Festival for 17 years!