Old Fashioned 4th of July


Thursday, July 3rd:
- Cruise Night, Main Street  

- Lennox Area Museum Historical Marker Unveiling  5:00 p.m.  Lennox Area Museum 35th Anniversary Celebration & Reception,   Located at 3rd & Main

- STREET DANCE 5pm-1am
     Featuring Judd Hoos & Special Guest the Neo Johnsons
     Proceeds to benefit the 
     Lennox Swimming Pool


Friday, July 4th:
- Firecracker Road Race 8:00 a.m.
Races include 1 & 2 mile and 5K, 10K. Registration begins at 7 a.m. at Lennox High School; race begins at 8 a.m.; Pre-registration on allsportcentral.com. Sponsored by the Lennox Lions Club
- 4th of July Parade 10:30 a.m.
Parade begins at 10:30 a.m. All entries go to the Sinning Sport Complex to register by 9:30 a.m.
- Live Music in the Park  11:15 a.m.  - 4:00 p.m.
Jim Groth, Carolina Story & The Hegg Brothers at Westerman Park
- Arts in the Park 12:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Craft and food vendors at Westerman Park following Parade.  
- Car Show, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Cars - Trucks - Motorcycles — Lennox Middle School Parking Lot, Entry Fee: $15 day of show or $10 in advance, Call Tony Tripp at 605-951-8590. Hosted by Operation Addy Nonprofit Charity
- Bean Bag Tourney 1:00 p.m.
Lennox City Park Basketball Courts, $20 per team, cash prize payouts - 1st, 2nd & 3rd; 2 game guarantee - 32 team max., register online at www.lennoxboosters.com. Raffles and refreshments available for purchase. Fundraiser for Lennox Athletics Booster Club & Football Parents Group
- American Legion Baseball Game
Lennox Legion Team, 1:30 p.m.  •   The Only One Amateurs, 4 p.m.
- Lennox Area Museum 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Open to the public — 3rd & Main, Admission free but donations welcome
- Band Concert 8:00 p.m.
Lennox Municipal Band concert at the bandshell
- Fireworks Dusk - Following the Band Concert
Spectacular fireworks show beginning at dusk in the park.  



Saturday, July 5th:
- Lennox Volunteer Fire Dept. Water Fight
1:30 p.m. at the Fire Station on Juniper Ave.


Sunday, July 6th:
- Sunday Worship in the park 10:30 a.m.
Followed by catered meal. Please bring lawn chairs to sit on.



More information about the July 4th LIVE Entertainment in the Park —
The Lennox Commercial Club is pleased to announce the return of live entertainment in the Lennox Park on July 4th. As the Old Fashioned 4th of July parade concludes and thousands of people head to Lennox's Westerman Park for food, beverages, and more fun, they will find quality FREE Live entertainment to enjoy that day.
Scheduled to appear is Jim Groth, Carolina Story, and The Hegg Brothers (in that order), between the hours of 11:15 AM - 4:00 PM.
Jim Groth is a truly a legendary musician in the South Dakota music scene. A professional musician since the early 1960′s, JIm has played almost every style of music one could think of. He is best known, recently, for playing in the Sioux Falls band, The Stallions, and his Irish music group Trefoil. Jim plays excellent solo, acoustic shows as well and also performs with The Rock Garden Tour. Jim is a very talented visual artist, painter, potter, and is inducted into both the SD and IA Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. http://thewhitewallsessions.com/sample-artist/jim-groth/
Carolina Story is a husband and wife duo, Ben and Emily Roberts. Emily grew up in South Dakota and Ben in Arkansas. They fell in love in Memphis, TN and currently reside in East Nashville,TN. They recently released Chapter One, which at the time of this post, was at #12 on The Americana Radio Charts and still climbing. Ben and Emily are blue collar musicians, performing blue collar songs. That’s the way they like it.
Carolina Story has been touring, writing and played in excess of 650 shows in 43 states since 2009. It’s music they believe in.http://carolinastory.bombplates.com/
The Hegg Brothers, Jon and Jeremy, are musicians from Sioux Falls. Having grown up in this area they operate under the premise that if you pick really good songs and perform them really well people tend to enjoy. While that seems simple it is actually hard to do and a rarity. They usually play as a duo but on occasions put together larger groups that include Spooncat! and the very popular annual Holiday Jam with the Hegg Brothers.
http://www.heggmusic.com/

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