July Fourth event

Jul 4, 2017 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Celebrate Independence Day at the Museum!

Join us for this annual community event!

Reduced price Museum admission: $5 from 5pm-9pm

Free Independence Day-themed movies (on a first-come, first-served basis; seating is limited):
5:15pm: An American Tail
7pm: Captain America: The First Avenger

Mitch and The Melody Makers will play live music from 5pm-8:30pm  http://www.portlandcoverband.com/

Enjoy food, beverage and other local vendors

Fireworks begin at dusk (approx 10pm)—the only fireworks display in McMinnville and the East County!

Event Rules:
No Firearms
No outside alcohol
No pets
No fireworks of any kind
No open fires/propane or other type of fuel stoves
No drones

First Student has graciously offered a shuttle transportation service again to get guests to and from the event location with ease. Pick up and drop off by shuttle is available at various locations around town (see below for a list of sites). Call (503) 519-2078 to request a ride. Shuttle drop-offs will run until the last guest is dropped off.

(Estimated times ONLY:)
St James Church (SE 1st) shuttle begins @ 5PM
City Hall (First St and Cowls) shuttle begins @ 4PM
City Parking Structure (5th and Evans) shuttle begins @ 4PM
Chemeketa Community College – Yamhill Valley Campus (Norton Lane) shuttle begins @ 4PM

2017 Community Celebration Sponsors

Title Sponsor:

Main Sponsor:


Fireworks Sponsor:

Community Celebration Sponsor: 
ap tech




Vendor List:

Dutch Bros.

Ma’s Funnel Cakes

McMinnville Snow LLC

Tocan Shaved Ice

Dogo Bros Kettle Corn

Wetmore Quality Dogs

La Cocina De Angelee



Celebrate Independence Day at the Museum!

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