Independence Day 2018 in west Orange County
Looking for something to do for the Fourth of July? Here are a few different ways to celebrate with your local community:
Horizon West: Independence Firework Spectacular
Time: 6 – 9 pm
Place: Independence Commons, Avenue of the Groves, Winter Garden
Details: INDY KidZone, food trucks, entertainment and vendors. The night is capped off with a firework display over Lake Hancock.
Oakland: Four on the Fourth
Time: 10 am
Place: Oakland Presbyterian Church, 218 E. Oakland Ave., Oakland
Cost: $35 through July 3; $40 on race day
Details: Celebrate Independence Day by joining the fifth running of the Four on the 4th Run/Walk in Oakland. Register at 4onthe4thrunwalk.itsyourrace.com. Race benefits Matthew’s Hope Ministries.
Windermere: Fourth of July Pancake Breakfast
Time: 8:30 – 10:30 am
Place: Windermere Town Hall 520 Main St., Windermere
Cost: $7 for adults; $3 for children
Details: Tickets are available at the breakfast
Winter Garden: All-American Kids Parade & Breakfast
Time: 8 – 10 am
Place: Winter Garden Masonic Lodge, 230 W. Bay St., Winter Garden
Details: The parade through downtown will begin at 10 am. The morning will include entertainment, activities, children’s identification opportunities and there will be free breakfast for children. The event is sponsored by the Masonic Lodge, Winter Garden Heritage Foundation and Winter Garden downtown merchants. (407) 656-3244.