Lennox’s Old Fashioned

Fourth of July 2021


Sponsored by the Lennox Commercial Club

Saturday, July 3rd, 2021:

Cruise Night - Open to everyone! Great family fun, come cruise Main Street Lennox.

Burn Out Contest 

North Main Street — Sign-in 4:30 to 6 p.m. with Burnouts at 6 p.m.

 Lennox Street Dance — 6 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Join us this year for Judd Hoos with Denham

Tickets available NOW at Lennox local business — Cenex Total Stop, Sunshine, Ace Hardware.

Sunday, July 4th, 2021:

Community  Worship at Westerman Park 10:30 a.m.

The Lennox Area Ministerial Association will hold a Community Worship in the Park on July 4th at 10:30 a.m.   It will be held outside in Lennox’s Westerman Park.  People are asked to bring their own lawn chairs.  There will not be an “Old Fashion Picnic” following the worship this year.  In case of inclement weather, the worship will be held in the High School gymnasium where the wearing of masks and physical distancing will be encouraged.

MONDAY, JULY 5th, 2021: 

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: $45 for both 5K and 10K races, $50 day of event. (605 Running Co. will be timing the event and provide online registration). For the 1 mile, $10 pre-registration at the city office and $15 the day of the race, for the 2 mile $20 pre-registration, $25 day of event.

Sponsored by the Lennox Lions Club. Sign-up online at https://www.athlinks.com/event/lennox-firecracker-road-race-53486

Independence Day Parade 10:30 a.m. — JULY 5, 2021

Entries line-up by 9:30 a.m. Line-up at the Sinning Sports Complex on the corner of HWY 17 & HWY 44.  Parade Route for 2021 is: The parade route will begin at the south end of Main Street and head north to 1st Avenue. On 1st, it will turn West to Elm Street. The route will then head south on Elm Street to Highway 44.

Kiddy Tractor Pull, 1 p.m. at the Old Football Field, near Westerman Park 

Car Show 12 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

At the old football field. Click here for info!

Little Miss Lennox Contest 1:00 p.m.

At Westerman Park.  Open to girls ages 3-10 years. Deadline to enter Friday, June 25th, 2021; after that there will be an additional fee. To enter email jamiewinterboer2180@yahoo.com or call 

605-321-6695.  APPLY NOW!

Live Music in the Park  11:15 a.m.  - 4:00 p.m.

At Westerman Park


Arts in the Park 12:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Craft and food vendors at Westerman Park following Parade.   

Please contact Eric Machmuller at 605-521-3722 or 605-647-5053 with questions about booths at the park. 

Lennox Area Museum

Open 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., closed during the parade.  Masks will be required out of respect for our volunteers. Located at 3rd & Main, Admission free. 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 - Fireworks shot off from the High School Parking Lot

*EVENTS Subject to change. Please call the newspaper with event information 605-647-2284.

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Firecracker Road Race
Firecracker Road Race
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Fourth of July Parade
Fourth of July Parade
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Lennox Municipal Band
Lennox Municipal Band
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Carolina Story @ the park
Carolina Story @ the park
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No parking
on parade
route, including 
Main Street.

*New for 2021 - parking allowed on EAST SIDE of
MAIN STREET from 1st  - 3rd Ave.*


Interested in volunteering? Email or call 605-521-3722