Las Cruces 4th of July activities

June 30th, 2014 at 1:07 pm by under Latest Posts

All entertainment and activities are FREE.

July 3

7:45 p.m.: The Electric 5K Fun Run – Staging and start/finish line Main Street and Picacho Avenue (in front of Albert Johnson Park). The Electric 5K, now adds the excitement of a 3.1 mile running race on the parade route. The route is Main Street, to Church Street around to Water Street. Co-Presented by the Las Cruces Running Club and the City Las Cruces. Contact:

9 p.m.: Electric Light Parade/Presented by Wells Fargo Theme: Hats Off To America. Staging will be at 700 N. Main St., (in front of Las Cruces City Hall). The route is Church Street around to Water Street ends on north Main Street.

 July 4            

Annual Fourth for July Celebration at Field of Dreams, 2501 Tashiro Rd.

12 p.m.: Youth and Family Activities – The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department will provide fun, supervised activities. Activities include large-scale obstacle course, and group and team games. Vendors will sell food prepared on-site and a local fundraising group will sell cold beverages.

4 p.m.: Local Bands

5:30 p.m.: New Mexico Lottery Drawing – Three Harley-Davidson Motorcycles will be given away

6 p.m.: Yesterday – Beatles tribute band: Live from Las Vegas, NV

8 p.m.: Don McLean – America’s Legendary singer-songwriter, performer of “American Pie”, “Crying”, “And I Love You So, Vincent (Starry, Starry Night)

9:15 p.m.: Mayor’s Welcome, Presentation of Colors, National Anthem and New Mexico Lottery Drawing (three Harley-Davidson Motorcycles will be given away)

9:30 p.m.: 4th of July Annual Fireworks Display

10 p.m.: Indigenous – Blues/Rock/Jazz

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