July 4th Thomaston

2017: It's a 'Pet'-riotic Fourth

Pre-Fourth Events

May 5th

*Parade Theme suggestions must be submitted

CONTEST WINNER - It's a 'Pet'-riotic Fourth


June 6th

*Grand Marshall Nominations Due

2017 Grand Marshall - Chubbs Cuthbertson


June 8th

*7pm Committee Planning Meeting


June 15th

*7pm Committee Planning Meeting


June 29th

*7pm Committee Planning Meeting


June 30th to July 3rd

Booths Built Behind the Block


Committee Notes

Race Registration

Register for Firecracker 5K Road Race

Timing & Registration provided by Run In A Race, LLC


Parade Applications

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 Request the parade applications from parade@thomaston4thofjuly.com


Volunteers Needed

If you are interested in supporting this community organized event, please let us know. Check in via email: info@thomaston4thofjuly.com


Vendor Applications

Download your Vendor Application today!



Craft Tent Vendor Applications

Download your Craft Tent Vendor Application today!


Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Day of Events

7:00 AM

*Pancake Breakfast

(Masonic Temple on Main St)


7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

*5K Firecracker Race Same Day Sign Up

(Beechwood St & Main St)


*Kids One Mile Fun Race

(Beechwood St)


8:00 AM

*One Mile Fun Race Starts

(Beechwood St)


8:30 AM

*Parade Staging

(Dwight St)


9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

*Craft Tent Opens


9:15 AM

*Pet Show - Bring your Pets

(Lura Libby School)


11:00 AM

*Fourth of July Parade

(Main St - from Erin St to Booker St)



*Opening Ceremony (Following Parade)

*Booths Open

*Chicken BBQ Feast

*Bouncy Houses

*Face Painting

(All Behind the Block)


12:30 PM

*Blind Albert Band (mix of rock and blues)

(Behind the Block)


1:00 PM

*Cod Adams Memorial Horseshoe Tournament

(Lura Libby School Fields)


*Hot Dog Eating Contest

(courtesy of Bob's Big Dogs - Behind the Block)


5:00 PM

*Band TBD

(Behind the Block)


9:15 PM

*Fireworks Display

(Behind the Block)

©2017 Thomaston Fourth of July Committee

P.O. Box 149, Thomaston, Maine 04861



 Request the parade applications from parade@thomaston4thofjuly.com