Horses and flags at 4th of July Parade
4th of July parade

4th of July

Celebrate 4th of July in Granby! Each year, Granby transforms into a quintessential small town celebration of America. There are several days of activities, so you're sure to find something for everyone to enjoy.

2021 Schedule of Events

Friday, July 2

11 am | Family Bike Parade

Sponsored by Granby Ranch

Grab your bike, decorate it, and join us as we ride through Granby! Stop by Polhamus Park between 9:30-10:30 am to decorate your bike with decorations provided by Granby Ranch. Then bike through Granby to show off your work (bike route will be safe for all ages). We'll end the parade back at Polhamus Park where Kona Shaved Ice will be on site if you need a cool treat.

Saturday, July 3

7-10:30 am | EAA Fly-In & Pancake Breakfast

Enjoy pancakes, sausage, coffee and orange juice on the tarmac at the Granby Airport. All proceeds go to the annual fundraiser to send young people to the EAA Air Academy summer camps and provide scholarships to local graduates pursuing a career in aviation fields. 

11 am-4 pm | Community Cookout at the Moffat Road Railroad Museum

Stop by the Moffat Road Railroad Museum for food and family fun! They will have FREE BBQ cookout with ribs and brisket and hotdogs for the kiddos, while supplies last. They will also have lawn games that are great for the whole family, plus free admission to the model train display!

7 pm | Rodeo

Come to Flying Heels Arena for the rodeo, featuring the Westernaires, in honor of 4th of July! A great event for the entire family, there’s always bull riding, roping, barrel racing, games for the kids, and more. Purchase tickets.

9:15 pm | Fireworks

4th of July fireworks will take place at the Flying Heels Arena immediately after the rodeo, approximately 9:15 pm.

Sunday, July 4

11 am | 4th of July Parade

We take pride in our small town with a BIG heart. Our entire community—families, businesses, community groups—enter into our parade to show their community spirit! This year's parade theme is Hometown Heroes and will feature classic cars, motorcycles, horses, and a flyover from EAA Chapter 1267. Line up on Main Street and join in on our 4th of July celebration! 

12 pm | Party in the Park

Join us for Party in the Park immediately following the conclusion of the parade, approximately 12 pm! There will be live music from the Amarugia Ridge Runners, awards for the parade, food from the Granby Rotary, an Ear2Ear Photo Booth, and kids games provided by the Granby Rec Department! 

2:30-9:30 pm | Rocky Mountain Music Series featuring Ghost of Paul Revere

Spend the afternoon at Granby Ranch for live music, food & drink, and activities for the whole family! Ghost of Paul Revere is set to play from 8-9:30 pm.

7 pm | Rodeo

Come to Flying Heels Arena for the rodeo, featuring the Westernaires, in honor of 4th of July! A great event for the entire family, there’s always bull riding, roping, barrel racing, games for the kids, and more. Purchase tickets.

Event Sponsors

Sponsors for 2021 4th of July