Roosevelt Independence Day Celebration

Independence Day 2023

Thank you to everyone who made our Independence Day celebration one to remember. This community truly represents what it means to be an American! 

All  of the information on this page is from our 2023 Celebration. Check back next year for 2024 Celebration details! 

children watching fireworks with text overlay: Roosevelt City Independence Day Celebration


Roosevelt City and the Arts, Parks, and Recreation Committee is hosting an all day Independence Day Celebration. Feel the patriotism in your heart by starting your day with our flag retirement ceremony ( bring your own flag)  provided by the American Legion, to respectfully dispose of the flags that have served you well. Following the retirement ceremony, Roosevelt City will raise our new 60-foot flag 120-feet in the air on the red rock  overlooking the Roosevelt Memorial Park. The rest of the afternoon will be filled with sports and activities for the whole family, as well as food vendors. Taking the Constitution Park stage at 5:30 p.m. will be local band Delroy, followed by headliner Mark Mackay at 7:30, and of course no independence day celebration would be complete without the fireworks show, which will begin at 10 p.m. 

Mark Mackay Highlight Video:

Independence Day Celebration Schedule of Events

Date/ Time Event Details 
July 3rd, 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM Family Disc Golf Ace Race- Event will be held at Constitution  Park and is free to participate. The first 100 people will also receive a free disc. Contact Royce Porter at 435-828-2050 for more information.

July 4th, 8:00 AM
American Legion Flag Retirement Ceremony- Please bring your American Flags that need to be retired to the Walking Path parking lot at Constitution Park.
July 4th, 9:00 AM Veterans Flag Ceremony- Please join Roosevelt City for the Veterans Flag Ceremony and the raising of our new flag. Ceremony will be held at the Walking Path parking lot at Constitution Park.
July 4th, 9:15 AM Roosevelt City Color Fun Run- 1 mile and 5k fun run. T-shirts available with registration. Youth $10, Adult $15, Family $50. To register visit or contact Edwin Butterfield at 435-823-1020 for more information. 
July 4th, 10:00 AM 3 On 3 Basketball Tournament Sponsored by the Interfaith Advisory Committee- Game play will be coed and there must be at least one woman on the court during the game. Cost is $225 per team and all proceeds will benefit the Thompson House of Hope. Contact Kennedy Ross Germer for more information and to register 435-621-3505
July 4th, 10:00 AM Sandcastle Building- Constitution Park volleyball pits. Free! Contact Preston Kadleck for more information at 801-573-0529.
July 4th, 12:00 PM Water Dodgeball Tournament- Free, no sign-ups required. Located in the big fields at Constitution Park. Contact Preston Kadleck for more information at 801-573-0529.
July 4th, 3:00 PM Switcholio Cornhole- Bags will fly at 3-3:30 depending on players. $20 per person, with a cash payout. North pavilion at Constitution Park. For more information contact Kelly at 385-527-6972, or download the Scoreholio Mobile App 
July 4th, 5:00-10:00 PM Free Bounce House and Blow-up Slides-This free activity has been generously provided by Jumpalot LLC and Sky High Fun Rentals. 
July 4th, 5:00 PM Food Vendors- Food vendors have been asked to be ready to serve by 5:00 PM. Come by and get some grub!
July 4th, 5:30 PM Opening Act- Come to the Constitution Park Stage to see our opening act with MC Mark Winterton and Comedy by Max Winterton. Music by Delroy Featuring: Fred, Nick, and Jacob Ogden, and Reed and Greg Page. 
July 4th, 6:00 PM Pickleball Tournament- Two different levels of competition. Sign-ups required, $20 via Venmo. Contact Jeremy Libberton at for more information. 
July 4th, 7:15 PM National Anthem- Arden Cutch & Taya Angel Native American Sign Language
July 4th, 7:30PM Musical Performance by Mark Mackay & CJ Solar- Constitution Park stage.
July 4th, 10:00 PM Patriotic Fireworks- The fireworks show will be visible from your seats by the stage, no need to move! 


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