An early look at what’s happening on July 4
Fourth of July, Coeur d’Alene American Heroes Parade at 11 a.m. beginning at 15th Street, down Sherman Avenue to Government Way. Festival in Coeur d’Alene City Park all day beginning at 10 a.m. with live music, vendors and activities. Fireworks over the lake at dusk (approximately 9:45 p.m.). July 4, Coeur d’Alene City Park, downtown Coeur d’Alene, Coeur d’Alene. (208) 292-1635.
The Singing Nuns July 4th Concert and Dessert Social Tours begin at 7 p.m.; concert at 8:30 p.m. More information at www.singingnuns.com/events.shtml July 4, Mount St. Michaels, 8500 N. St. Michaels Road. $5, pay at the gate. (509) 467-0986, ext. 121.
Fourth of July, Liberty Lake Music by Bakin’ Phat and Sammy Eubanks at 6 p.m., playing a mix of blues, country and rock ’n’ roll, West Coast swing and jump blues; followed by fireworks over the lake at about 10:10 p.m. (Fireworks are not visible from the park.) Alcohol is prohibited in the park. Bring low-back chairs, blankets and a picnic supper. Concessions will be available through Liberty Lake Kiwanis. July 4, Pavillion Park, 727 N. Molter Road, Liberty Lake. Free. (509) 499-3180.
Fourth of July, Riverfront Park All-day activities and entertainment. Park rides and attractions, international food booths, exhibitors, arts and crafts booths, roving performers and more. The 17-piece Spokane Jazz Orchestra, under the direction of Tom Molter and featuring guest vocalists Patrice Thompson and Jon Brownell, will perform a Fourth of July Celebration Concert from 7:30-10 p.m. The band will present a musical variety show, featuring songs from Chicago, Blood Sweat and Tears, Stevie Wonder, The Tower of Power, Sly and the Family Stone, Earth Wind and Fire, Michael Bublé and many others. Fireworks at dusk presented by Spokane Tribe of Indians. July 4, Riverfront Park, 507 N. Howard St. (509) 625-6601.
Fireworks Show, CdA Casino Fireworks show at dusk. July 4, Coeur d’Alene Casino, 37914 S. Nukwalqw Road, Worley. Free. (800) 523-2464.
Fourth of July Celebration, Greenacres Third annual Kids Parade at 10 a.m., followed by a welcome by Mayor Dean Grafos. There will also be performances by Broken Whistle and Norm Thomas, along with games, prizes, a petting zoo and more. July 4, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Greenacres Park, 1311 N. Long Road (corner of Boone and Long), Greenacres. Free. (509) 926-8899.
Endicott Community Club Food booth, games, children’s parade, pie booth at 5 p.m., ice cream social at 7 p.m., followed by music by Thorn Creek Express Fiddlers and Pan Handle Cowboys, fireworks at dark. July 4, 3 p.m., Endicott School Grounds, Endicott. Donations accepted for fireworks show. (509) 657-3753.
iHeart Radio Red, White & Boom All ages rooftop party. Music, food, Rock City Grill beer garden, kid activities from Mobius Children’s Museum, games, photo booth and watch the fireworks. July 4, 7-11 p.m., River Park Square, 808 W. Main Ave. $10/adults, $5/ages 11-17, free/age 10 and younger. (800) 325-SEAT.