Looking for some fun ways to celebrate the Fourth of July? There are plenty of great activities happening in and around the Superior Choice Credit Union communities of Superior, Duluth, Hermantown, Ashland, and Mellen. Check out all the fun stuff below!
- 19th Annual Fourth of July in Superior: Parade at 11 a.m. at 28th and Catlin, Superior Singers at 1 p.m. in Heritage Park, car show at 2 p.m. on Tower Avenue in downtown Superior, The Bugs concert from 12 to 5 p.m. in downtown Superior, and a fireworks show launched from the Superior airport at dusk.
- City of Duluth Fourth Fest Celebration: Events take place at Bayfront Festival Park in Duluth. Gates open at 4 p.m., music begins at 4:30 p.m., and fireworks start at 10 p.m. FREE event. Music provided by Breanne Marie & the Front Porch Sinners, Road Kill Boys, Lake City Smokin’ Section and John Mark Nelson.
- Ashland Fourth of July Celebrations: Ashland Independence Day Parade & Celebration is held on the 4th of July. The parade starts at 11am, downtown Ashland. Brat/hot dog stand on the Courthouse lawn from the Lions Club and in front of Moore’s Army Navy. Car Show on the south corner of Main Street and 2nd Ave. The Ashland Historical Society will be doing a Cemetery Walk at Mt. Hope Cemetery from 2-4pm. In case of rain, Saron Lutheran Church, 517 9th Ave West. Upper 13 Baseball League at Pufall Field in Hodgkins Park, Merchants vs Lumberjacks at 2pm. Chequamegon Bay Concert Band play at Memorial Park at 8pm; In case of rain, concerts will be moved to Northland College, Alvord Theatre. Fire Run at 9:45pm, fireworks at approx. 10pm, following the Fire Run, overlooking Chequamegon Bay.
- Mellen Fourth of July Celebrations: Mellen: 5-mile/2-mile Bell Ringer Run, Lioness Pie Social (’til pies are gone), Money Scramble at the Community Center-Sponsored by North Country Lumber and Mellen Rod and Gun; Parade at 12 noon with fire truck ride for children to follow and Roly Poly Feed, put on by the Mellen Fire Dept., held at the fire hall, Baseball game Mellen Rockies vs. Iron City Minors, Fireworks display at Dusk from water tank hill. For more information, call 715-274-2330, or visit www.mellenwi.com.