The Fourth of July is an exciting and joyful event as people gather to celebrate their country’s independence. If you find yourself in the incredible state of Washington during this time be sure to check out the numerous July 4th events and festivals. One of the most thrilling events you can attend is the Tri-Cities River of Fire Festival in Kennewick. For 30 years now, this festival has been a beloved tradition of this community in Washington. Learn everything there is to know about the River of Fire Festival so you can start making plans to attend today!
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Everything You Need to Know about the River of Fire Festival
When and Where
The Tri-Cities River of Fire Festival takes place on July 4th each year. The festivities begin at noon and end after the fireworks show at 10 p.m. The festival takes place at Columbia Park in Kennewick—across the river from the Columbia Centre Boulevard. The cost is only $8.00 per carload making this a fun and affordable gathering for the whole family.
Events and Activities
Visitors of all ages will love the River of Fire Festival. There will be activities for kids, like music, games, and performing acts. There are also concerts, food vendors, and, of course, a spectacular fireworks show.
About the Columbia Park
The Columbia Park in Kennewick is located on the shores of the majestic Columbia River. This expansive area contains a stage for events, playground for kids, picnic shelters for barbeques, and aquatic playground for recreation on the water. You’ll also find an 18-hole golf course, batting cages, disc golf course, and walking trails for those who love sports and other athletic activities. The scenic Columbia Park is one of the largest in the state and a popular venue for events like birthday parties, corporate gatherings, or wedding ceremonies and receptions.
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