|Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff|
Join the Bothell community for the annual Freedom Festival on July 4. Start the day with a free pancake breakfast at the downtown firehouse and then watch the children’s parade and grand parade along Main Street and Bothell Way (SR 527). This year’s theme for the parade is “Protecting Our Freedom – Recognizing Those Who Serve.” To support the troops, parade participants and attendees are encouraged to wear yellow ribbons.
• Pancake Breakfast: 8:30-10:30 a.m., downtown fire station, 10726 Beardslee Blvd., free
• Children’s Parade: 11:15 a.m. Line up on Main Street at 103rd. For children up to 12 years. No motorized vehicles permitted.
• Grand Parade: noon, Main Street and Bothell Way (SR 527)
More information: (425) 486-7430 or email@example.com
The City of Bothell is seeking people who currently serve or have served in Iraq and Afghanistan to be honored in the Fourth of July Parade. If you or someone you know from Bothell has or is serving in either Iraq or Afghanistan, please forward name, rank, branch of service and deployment area to Pat Parkhurst of Bothell Parks and Recreation (firstname.lastname@example.org). If they are currently living in the area, a contact email would also be appreciated.