Activities for the whole family are planned to celebrate Independence Day in Aledo this year.
The 28th annual Dr. Ford's Fourth of July Frog Race, sponsored by the Aledo Exchange Club, will take place in Central Park beginning with registration at 9:00 am. Races start at 10:00 am. There is no entry fee and everyone can participate with age classes from toddler through adult. Participants can bring their own frog or rent one for $1.00 at the event.
The Aledo Band Shell will host a Concert in the Park, sponsored by Genesis Pharmacy at 12:00 noon. Bring your lawn chairs to enjoy music in our beautiful Central Park setting.
The Aledo Volunteer Fire Department will host a fireworks display at the Mercer County Fairgrounds to mark the holiday. The display is scheduled to start 30 minutes after dusk.
Don't miss out! Mark your calendars today!