• 2021 Schedule of Events

    SUNDAY, JULY 4, 2021

    CLICK HERE:  Online Parade Entry Registration

    OPTIMISTS INDEPENDENCE DAY FUN RUN/WALK:  One of the oldest runs in Nebraska! Independence Square, 77th & Main Street Gazebo. 

    • Sponsorships Available - call: 402-680-1023 or 402-990-4154
    • 8:30 am One Mile Walk/Run and 8 am Three Mile Race
    • Entries include a T-shirt!

    61ST ANNUAL INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE - Our Parade emcees are EJ & Hoss from KAT 103.7 FM!

    • Parade Grand Marshals and Citizens of the Year:
      • 2020-Dennis & Lana Tribbie
      • 2021-Essential Worker Nominees TBD
    • Parade Sponsors & Partners:

    FIRE DEPARTMENT WATER FIGHTS following parade 77th and Main St.

    • ‚ÄčSponsored by: Ralston Volunteer Fire Department - FREE!

    FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR: Dusk (approx. 9:30 pm) Ralston Arena, 72nd & Q St

    • Sponsored by: Great Western Bank


  • Support these Local Non-Profit Groups Volunteering to Sell Fireworks

    June 25th - July 4th, 9 am-9 pm

  • Sign Up Online to Volunteer for the Ralston Parade




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