Schedule 2018-02-28T16:42:31+00:00


Pancake Breakfast

Historical Society fundraiser in Knight Elementary. Enjoy catching up with old friends and visiting while enjoying pancakes, scrambled eggs, link sausage, fresh fruit, coffee and orange juice. Adults are $8.00, children (6-10) are $5.00, and under 5 are free.


Food and Drink Booths

Savor the flavor! Food and beverage booths will surround Wait Park on N Grant and NW 4th Avenue. A variety of choices means something for everyone!


Arts and Crafts Booths

Local and regional arts and craft booths will gather around Wait Park with a variety of handiwork!



The parade will feature floats, tractors, horses, dignitaries, vintage cars, fire trucks, police vehicles, bikes, and more! Please note the parade time is now at 10:00am and will feature beautiful NW 1st Avenue!


Car Show

The Car Show will be held on along NW 1st Avenue in the public parking lots from Ivy to Elm. Car Show registration will be located on NW 1st Avenue between Ivy and Holly Streets. It is free to participate, however registration is required. Car Show participants may also enter the parade which is now being held at 1000am.


Kiddie Korner

Boy Scout Troop 505 will be sponsoring their annual Kiddie Korner event from 10am to 5pm. Games will include Putt Putt Golf, Fishing Booth, Lollipop Tree, Duck Pond and more.  Tickets for most games are $.25.


Official Kick-Off

Join us in Wait Park for the official kick-off of Independence Day! The American Legion will lead the crowd in the flag salute. Then the Women’s Auxiliary will perform the nationwide bell ringing ceremony and reading of the Constitution. The Grand Marshal will be announced at this time.


Beer Garden

New this year! A beer garden will be set up on NW 2nd Avenue between Grant and Holly. Live music will entertain and get your feet tapping!


Arcade Truck

Teens and tweens will love this new addition to the event. The arcade truck will be housed on N Holly between NW 3rd and 4th Avenues.


Gazebo Entertainment

Entertainment in Wait Park will include live music, special dance numbers, and much more!


Kid’s Crafts

Free children’s activities, games, and crafts provided by local businesses to be held on NW 3rd Avenue between Grant and Holly Streets. A bouncy house helps to round out the fun!


Fire Department Obstacle Course

Kids can challenge themselves with the Fire Department’s Obstacle Course! Located on N Grant between NW 2nd & NW 3rd Avenues.


Parade Award Ceremony

Awards for the parade will be held in the Gazebo at 12pm. Awards will be given to the 1st Place entry in each category. The categories are: Mayor’s Choice, Royalty’s Choice, Best Adult Entry, Best Kid Entry, and Most Unique.


Car Show Award Ceremony

Winners of the Car Show will be announced in the Gazebo at 2pm. Awards will be given to the 1st Place winners.



The Canby Volunteer Fire Department presents the Fireworks Display at Trost Elementary. Fun for the whole family! For more information, contact Canby Fire at 503.266.5851.