4th of July
Celebrate Independence Day in Rhinelander this year, it's the perfect destination for families, and there's a lot of festive fun on deck. Here's a quick guide to what is happening on July 4th.
Kiddie Parade - 10am
Kids: decorate your bikes and join the fun! The Rhinelander Lions Kiddie Parade takes place at 10am downtown and is a fun way for young patriots to participate in the holiday. Kids under age 11 are welcome to participate.
Downtown Parade - 11am
Be sure to catch Rhinelander's downtown parade. People line the streets every year in Rhinelander for this festive tradition. This years parade theme is Rally Around The Flag.
The parade starts at the police station on Frederick Street, heads south on Brown Street and continues on to Courtney Street before ending on Davenport Street. Arrive early for the best viewing spots!
Kids will find there's plenty of candy to catch on the route, and the floats entertain parade lovers of all ages. There's always a festive musical lineup, including marching bands and pipe and drum groups.
To sign up your float/group/business get the application here.
Big Boom on Boom Fireworks Show
Bring your blanket to Hodag Park at dusk for a fireworks display. You can watch from Hodag Park or from your boat! The fireworks are always a crowd pleaser and the perfect bring the holiday to a close.