Fourth of July Blast 

Fourth of July Blast 5k

Burn some calories before heading to your afternoon barbecue! Join Valpo Parks for the 4th of July Blast 5K Run/Walk on Tuesday, July 4th at 7:30 a.m. Event is for all ages and abilities. Bring your family and friends and start your 4th of July off with a bang! Register by June 14th to guarantee your shirt size. Chip timing by T&H Timing. Age group awards ceremony following the race. Come out and show your Independence Day Spirit while being healthy and fun. 
  • Day: July 4, 2018
  • Time: 7:30 a.m.
  • Location: Foundation Meadows Park 
  • Fees: Until 6/14: $25; 6/16-7/3: $30; Race day: $35
  • Register by 6/14 to guarantee shirt size. No shirt option save $5.
  • Registration
2018 Race Results - Click Here

Fourth of July Celebration

Join us at Valparaiso's official 4th of July celebration for one the best entertainment and firework shows in the area.

  • Date: July 8, 2018 weather permitting 
  • Location: Urschel field, Valparaiso Street and Vale Park Road
  • Free Event Public Parking: 2564 Valley Dr
  • Parking lots open at 7:30 p.m.
  • 9:15 p.m. Fireworks (time is estimated)
  • Visit our event map
  • No vendors or entertainment on July 8.  Porta-potties will be on site.