July 4, 8:00AM

Downtown Bend, Drake Park, Pilot Butte

This Bend tradition dates back to 1932. Festivities include the Lion’s Club pancake breakfast, pet parade through downtown Bend, live music, local artisans, and family-friendly games such as gunny sack and three-legged races, watermelon eating contest, water balloon toss and more. The day concludes with a firework show starting at 10 p.m. BendParksandRec.org