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It's a Very Albany 4th of July!

Green, Red, White & Blue Celebration

It's a favorite Albany tradition. Cruise on down to Memorial Park on July 4th to celebrate with your friends and neighbors. Fun bands are only $5 - there is something for the whole family!

Bluegrass Band - "Bill Evans & Friends"
Kid & Family Games
Petting Zoo
Face Painting
Rock Climbing Wall
Zip Line

Dunk Tank
Jump Houses
East Bay Vivarium Show
Local Food Trucks
Diaper Derby
Mustache & Beard Contest
Watermelon Eating Contest
Pet Show


Arrive early for the annual Albany Lions Club pancake breakfast from 9am - 12pm at the Veterans' Memorial Building.

Diaper Derby: Although one of the newer additions to Albany 4th of July event, the Diaper Derby is definitely a crowd pleaser. Children from crawlers to toddlers will compete to see who can cross the finish line first. Start your training early! To register, sign up at the Diaper Derby table at the event by 1:30pm.

Car Show: Got a jewel of a car you want to show off? Registration forms for the 4th of July Car Show will be available in early May. This is an opportunity to show your unique car and enjoy the collection of others. Special classic cars, muscle cars, vintage cards, or hot rods are featured with a grand prize awarded for the Best in Show.

E-mail Eva or call the Albany Recreation Department at (510)524-9283 for more information.

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