Box Elder turns 50!
The Box Elder Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Box Elder have teamed up to bring you one great celebration in honor of Independence Day and 50 years of Box Elder at the Annual Box Elder Bash on Saturday, July 5th.
Events planned for this year's Box Elder Bash:
Patriotic themed parade -
The Parade will leave from the Douglas High School Parking Lot, go up to 225th, left onto N. Ellsworth and ending in the Villa Ranchero parking lot. Awards will be given for the Best Community Float, Best Ellsworth AFB Float, and Best Derby Car. To register your entry for the parade, please download the parade application.
Magic Show -
Local magician Magic Mark will perform a magic show at the Villa Ranchero parking lot.
Vendor Fair -
Eat, shop, play, and explore the different activities and vendors available in the Villa Ranchero parking lot. If you would like to participate as a vendor, please download the vendor application.
Box Elder Volunteer Fire Department Water Wars -
Watch the Box Elder Volunteer Fire Department compete in Water Wars and various games near Villa Rachero.
Demolition Derby Charity Event -
The Derby will be held on the northwest corner of the field located on N Ellsworth and 225th Street. Parking for the Derby will be available in the southwest corner of the same field. The Charity Demolition Derby will benefit the local Food Bank, admission prices for adults (ages 15 & up) is $5 with a can of food or $10.00 without a can of food; admission for children (ages 14 & under) is $2 with a can of food or $3 without a can of food.
Box Elder Crackerbarrel -
Join us back down at the Villa for a Box Elder Crackerbarrel with local elected officials and candidates.
Street Dance -
The Andy Gibson Band will provide the music for the Box Elder community street dance. After the firework show the Andy Gibson Band will take back the main stage to rock the night away.
Fireworks Show -
The Box Elder Volunteer Fire Department will provide a fireworks show at dusk. Don't miss this firework display, it is one of only a few shows scheduled in the area this Independence Weekend. Absolutely no personal fireworks will be permitted by the public during this event. Fireworks are supplied by Space International, Discount Fireworks Outlet of Box Elder.
Schedule of events for July 5, 2014
11:00 am- Patriotic Parade
12:00 - 12:30 pm- Magic Mark, local magician
12:45 - 5:00 pm- Vendors
1:00 - 2:30 pm- Water Wars
3:00 - 6:00pm- Demolition Derby Charity Event
7:00pm - Box Elder Crackerbarrel
8:00pm - 12:00am- Street Dance featuring the Andy Gibson Band
Dusk- Firework Show
For further information, please contact the Box Elder Area Chamber at 605-923-4132 or Tanya at the City of Box Elder at 605-923-1404.