There is nothing like a good, old-fashioned July Fourth celebration to kick of your summer. From hot dogs and apple pie to sparklers and firecrackers, there is no other holiday quite like it. Here on the Harbor we do Fourth of July right, with lots of fun activities. Here is the 2022 July 4th Fireworks displays and other events in Grays Harbor County.
Saturday, July 2
Highway 12, downtown Oakville
Oakville is having their annual Independence Celebration Parade & Car Show on Saturday, July 2. Check out the car show, food and craft vendors, and Talking Cedar beer garden! There will also be a kid’s zone! It all happens from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with the parade at 11 a.m. down highway 12. Registration is now open for the parade. Save $5 by registering in advanced here. Parade check-in and staging for participants will take place from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. The Junior Rodeo at the Oakville Regional Event Center will be going on throughout the day. For more information visit the Oakville Chamber of Commerce Facebook page.
Oakville Junior Rodeo
Oakville Regional Event Center
7000 US Highway 12, Oakville
Also happening July 4 weekend in Oakville is the Junior Rodeo! The rodeo riders will appear in the parade, and event participants can easily travel between the festival area and the rodeo grounds, which are just on the other side of the school. Check the Oakville Regional Event Center Facebook for upcoming details.
Westport Booming Bay Fireworks Display
The Wesport Fireworks Booming Bay Display is once again happening on Monday, July 4 starting at dusk at the Wesport Marina. Find a spot on the beach or watch from your car! For more information, visit the Westport-Grayland Chamber of Commerce website.
Aberdeen Splash Festival
12 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Morrison Park: 1301-2527 Olympic Hwy, Aberdeen
The Aberdeen Splash Festival is back in full swing for July Fourth 2022! There will be live entertainment, including comedy, music and magic by Eric Haine and Trevor & Lorena. Fireworks are set off over the river at Morrison Park around 10 p.m. There are many spots for you to park and enjoy the show! For more information, call the City of Aberdeen at 360.537.3229.
Q Mart Fireworks and Mid-Season Championships
Elma Grays Harbor Raceway
32 Elma McCleary Road, Elma
The Mid-Season Championships at Elma Grays Harbor Raceway is happening once again just a few days after July Fourth, giving you one more chance to have some fun and see an awesome firework display in Grays Harbor. There will be all kinds of races, from 360 Sprint Cars and Super Stocks to IMCA Hobby Stock and Hornets. Then the night ends with the giant Q Mart Fireworks! Purchase your tickets in advanced on the Grays Harbor Raceway website.