4th of July Family Fun Day
Several events will mark the Independence Day holiday weekend in Wolf Point, Poplar and Scobey.
Poplar will celebrate the July 4 holiday with the Poplar Chamber of Commerce-sponsored Family Fun Day.
The Independence Day Parade begins at 11 a.m. on Main Street.
Registration for the Barbecue Cook-off Competition begins at noon. Beef will be handed out at 1 p.m. There are hamburger and steak categories and prizes will be awarded.
A horseshoe tournament begins at 3 p.m., with registration at 2 p.m. Prizes will be awarded to the top four teams.
Other events include a cookie decorating contest for children at 3 p.m. and fireworks at dusk.
Wolf Point’s fireworks begins at 10 p.m. and will be shot off in the carnival parking lot, two blocks east of the Sherman Inn. No parade or other events are planned in Wolf Point Friday, July 4.
Shakespeare in the Park’s As You Like It will be presented in Faith Home Park, Sunday, July 6, at 6:30 p.m.
Scobey’s Fourth of July celebration will be fun for the whole family the whole day and includes a fun run/health walk beginning with registration at 6:30 a.m., flag presentation at noon at the Main Street stage, children’s games at 1 p.m., car/truck/motorcycle show from 9 a.m to 3 p.m., two-person Rescue Races with a calcutta at 2:30 p.m., open mike singing contest at 7 p.m., fireworks at dusk and street dance from 9 p.m. to midnight.