Events & Festivals
Have a great time celebrating Independence Day this year in the North Country. Enjoy a day filled with friends, family, food and a night of amazing fireworks. Kick back and relax and enjoy the area’s many Independence Day activities.
Wednesday, July 3rd
Fireworks at Dusk (rain date is July 4th).
Thursday, July 4th
7:00 am – 10:00 am American Legion Pancake Breakfast at the Monadnock Congregational Church.
8:00 am – Fishing Derby for Kids 12 & Under at McKinnons’ pond on South Hill Road off of Rt. 145.
11:00 am – Parade: Theme “Chartoon Characters” line-up at 10:30 am on Colby Street.
12:00 pm – Kiwanis Chicken BBQ on the Colebrook Academy Lawn, live music, kids’ menu & activities, parade prizes awarded at 1:00 pm.
Saturday, July 6th
10:00 am – 10:00 pm Fun for the whole family at Murphy’s Dam. There will be craft vendors, food, ball games, police dog demonstration, officers from Northwoods Law, ATV scavenger hunt, and more.
10:00 am – ATV Scavenger Hunt
11:00 am- Parade starting from Murphy Dam.
1:00 pm – Kids Fishing Derby, at the Lower Village Pond. (12 and under).
2:00 pm – Family Fun Competitions
2:30 pm – K9 Demonstration
6:00 pm- Chicken Barbecue
6:30 pm – “Rock On” performs
9:30 pm – Fireworks