A fun and festive option for families, girlfriend getaways, bro trips and couples, celebrate America with Cookeville’s Red, White & BOOM July 4th Celebration. Beginning the morning of Sat., June 29th with events carrying to the evening of Mon., July 8th, Cookeville knows how to show our country’s independence. There’s even a 1,000-ft waterslide through the middle of downtown! From Slide CKVL to cruise-ins to patriotic parades to firecracker flea markets to concerts to the 2nd largest fireworks show in Tennessee, there is something for everyone at this FREE, freedom event.
SATURDAY June 29th
10am -2pm Car Cruz In and Antique Tractor show- Fairgrounds
THURSDAY July 4th
10am - Childrens Bicycle/Wagon Parade - Courthouse (line up at Hooper Huddleston at 9:30)
10:30am Patriotic Ceremony
Putnam Co Fairgrounds
5:00 Gates open w free activities including bounce houses and cornhole.
Pre Boom Bounce
The Upper Cumberland’s BIGGEST collection of bouncies EVER, wet and dry, for all ages! All free beginning at 5pm.
5:30-6:30pm Jake Hoot Concert
7:00-8:30pm Smokey Nights Concert
8:45pm FREE FIREWORKS!
FRIDAY July 5th
7pm - 9pm Air National Guard of the South Band Concert Free- Dogwood Park (Dogwood Performance Pavilion)
SATURDAY July 6th
11am - 8pm - SlideCKVL - Downtown
8:30pm Movie in the Park - INCREDIBLES 2 - Dogwood Park
SUNDAY July 7th
12pm - 8pm - SlideCKVL - Downtown
MONDAY July 8th
7:30pm - 9pm Cookeville Community Band Concert Free- Dogwood Park (Dogwood Performance Pavilion)