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Vail America Days entries due June 28

Vail Daily staff reportVail, CO Colorado

VAIL – Entries for Vail’s Fourth of July parade will be accepted through June 28. The parade will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on July 4 and the theme is “America the Beautiful.”Application forms are available on the Vail’s website, http://www.vailgov.com. There are seven categories: youth, marching, equestrian, motorized, merchant/business, float and most original. Fees vary from $50 for a nonprofit to $200 for a business entry. The parade will begin at Golden Peak and continue west to Hanson Ranch Road, north on Bridge Street, west on Gore Creek Drive, north across the International Bridge, west along Meadow Drive and finally through the Lionshead Mall to the finish. Volunteers are needed to help organizers keep the parade moving. Duties include holding balloons, carrying banners and assisting with traffic. Contact the Vail America Days staff at 970-477-3699 or JoAnn Moore at 970-926-2177 for details. In addition to the parade, there will be a fireworks display at dusk. Here’s a list of activities in Vail from July 2 to July 5:

Eagle Bahn Gondola, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., LionsHead Free art gallery tour with Art in Public Places Coordinator Molly Eppard –2 to 4 p.m., Meet at Vail Village Information Booth Street Entertainment Musician, 3 to 7 p.m., Slifer Square, Vail Village Bravo! Dallas Symphony Orchestra, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater –Free seating on the lawn for kids age12 and under Friday Afternoon Club, Eagle’s Nest featuring Cowboy Hippie Hellfolk Vail Lacrosse Shootout approx. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., — Men’s Elite –at Ford Park and Vail Athletic Field in Vail and at Freedom Park — Women’s Elite –at Freedom Park, Edwards, and at Vail Athletic Field Sat.,

La Sportiva Vail Hill Climb Trail Running Race, 8 a.m., Slifer Square Vail Public Library Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m Eagle Bahn Gondola, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., LionsHead Street Entertainment Musician, 1 to 5 p.m., Vail Village/LionsHead Family Day at Vail Golf Club, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Vail Golf Club Vail Skating Show, 2 p.m., Dobson Ice Arena Alpine Wind Ensemble, 5 to 6 p.m., Gore Creek Promenade Bravo! Dallas Symphony Orchestra, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater — Kids 12 and under free on the lawn Vail Lacrosse Shootout approx. 9:00 to 4:00 –Men’s Elite — at Ford Park in Vail and Freedom Park in Edwards –Women’s Elite –at Vail Athletic Field and Freedom Park in Edwards



Community Breakfast, Vail Interfaith Chapel, free, 8 a.m. Community Interfaith Worship Service, Vail Chapel, 9 to 10 a.m. Eagle Bahn Gondola, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., LionsHead Vail America Days –Parade, “Vail America Days-America the Beautiful,” 10 a.m., Golden Peak to LionsHead –Vail Public Library Bake Sale, 8 a.m. to Noon –Vail Public Library Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. –Vail Farmers’ Market & Art Show, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Vail Village –Free Patriotic Concert, 2 p.m., Ford Amphitheater –Musical entertainment, Noon to 2 p.m., LionsHead and Vail Village –Fireworks at Golden Peak in Vail, Dusk (approx. 9:45 p.m.) Vail Lacrosse Shootout approx. 9:00 – 4:00 –Men’s Elite –at Ford Park inVail and Freedom Park in Edwards –Women’s Elite — at Vail Athletic Field inVail and Freedom Park in Edwards Women’s Elite Championship Gameat 9 a.m. at Ford Park Men’s Elite Consolation Championship at 11 a.m Championship Game at 1 p.m. at Ford Park in Vail

Eagle Bahn Gondola, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., LionsHead Vail Public Library Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Bravo! free performance: Bruce Patti, Bing Wang-Violin, 1 p.m. Vail Public Library Bravo! Dallas Symphony Orchestra, 6 p.m., Ford Amphitheater –Kids 12 and under free on the lawn


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