Happy Valley Park is transforming into a family festival for the 4th of July. Enjoy a hike, parade, activities and a fireworks show.
Here’s the full schedule of events. In addition to this event, check out all the 4th of July fireworks and celebrations in and around Portland.
2023 Happy Valley 4th of July Family Festival
On Tuesday, July 4, the City of Happy Valley is hosting a day-long celebration at Happy Valley Park. The event is free to attend. Food and beverages are available for purchase.
Here’s the schedule of events:
Join the Happy Valley Hikers for an Independence Day hike. Meet at 9:30 a.m. in the parking lot on SE 145th by the retention pond. It is a 2.6-mile relatively easy hike with minimal elevation change.
Attend what has been dubbed the “longest shortest parade this side of the Mississippi.” Watch the parade from the sidewalk along SE Ridgecrest Rd. between SE 145th and the Happy Valley Park main entrance.
Happy Valley Park hosts the family festival with activities, vendors and entertainment. Enjoy carnival games and inflatable structures, and a variety of food and beverages, and a beer garden. Musical guests include DJ Doc Rock, Rodeo Rock, YAI Quartet, 45 Away and Remedy.
Food and beverage vendors include Kona Ice, Steam-Werkz, Valley Public House, The Chop Spot, Thai Express, Getta Gyro, Doug’s Kettle Corn, Smokin John’s BBQ, Monster Tea House, Kitchen’s Guadalupe, Oscar’s Taqueria and Killer Burger.
~10 p.m. (dusk)
Turn your attention to the sky for the fireworks show.
Happy Valley Park is located at 13770 SE Ridgecrest Rd. in Happy Valley. For more information, visit the City of Happy Valley’s website.
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