1. Enjoy Live Music at Old Abilene Town
Bonus: See the Old Abilene Town Gunfighters perform on Saturday at 11:30 am, 1:10 pm, and 3:30 pm, and on Sunday at 1:10 pm and 3:30 pm. The group will also perform on Monday at 11:30 am, 1:10 pm, and 3:30 pm.
2. Visit the Eisenhower Museum
Open Monday-Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm. Advance tickets are required. But don't delay tickets are still limited, so get yours today!
3. Ride the Abilene & Smoky Valley Railroad's Steam Engine
The Steam Engine Runs Saturday, July 3 at 10 am and 2 pm; Sunday, July 4 at 2 pm; and Monday, July 5 at 10 am and 2 pm.
4. Celebrate at Abilene Parks and Recreation's Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration
6:45 am - Flag Raising Ceremony
7:00 am - Start 5K Road Race / Tournament Registrations Begin
7:45 am - Start 1-mile fun run / Start 2-mile walk
8:00 am - Register Pedal Power Tractor Pull (ages 4-12) at the Showbarn / Start Mud Volleyball / Start 3 on 3 Basketball
8:30 am - Rocket Run Awards
9:00 am - Register for Baby Beauty Contest / Start Pedal Power Tractor Pull / Start 4 on 4 Sand Volleyball
10:00 am - Start Baby Beauty Contest
10: 30 am - Frog & Turtle Races
Noon - Free Hot Dog Feed / Start Pool Activities
1:00 - 5:00 pm - Free Swim at Abilene Municipal Pool
8:00 pm - City Band Performance (at the Royer Bandshell)
9:45 pm - Fireworks (shot from the north side of the Abilene Community Center)