Lake Oswego July 4th Events

4th of July is  just a few weeks away.  Here are some Lake Oswego events for the 4th of July:

Updated from the Lake Oswego Review (6-26-2016)

July 2
• Veterans of Foreign Wars will hold a community barbecue from 1-7 p.m. on Saturday at George Rogers Park, 611 S. State St. in Lake Oswego. The menu includes barbecue chicken, cole slaw, beans and role for $10 ,and sodas and water for $1. Proceeds will be used to support VFW programs in the community. Presale tickets are available by emailing or calling 971-227-4139.

July 3
• The Lake Corporation, in partnership with the City of Lake Oswego and the Lake Oswego Chamber of Commerce, will present ski and wakeboarding exhibitions from 8:30 a.m.- 3 p.m. Sunday on Lakewood Bay. The action is visible from Millennium Plaza Park (200 First St.) or Sundeleaf Plaza (120 S. State St.) and other venues around the bay. At 5 p.m., the organizations will present the Portland Waterski Spectacular on Lakewood Bay. Bring lawn chairs and picnics.
• The Millennium Concert Band, under the direction of Dale Cleland, will present a patriotic concert and tribute to veterans at 7 p.m. Sunday at Millennium Plaza Park (200 First St., Lake Oswego). The event includes the presentation of colors by the Lake Oswego Honor Guard and a special tribute to veterans. Bring lawn chairs and picnics.

July 4
• The Lake Oswego Lions Club Pancake Breakfast will be held from 7 a.m.–noon Monday at George Rogers Park (611 S. State St., Lake Oswego). The event is the largest fundraiser for the Lions Club; proceeds are used to support a number of charitable organizations, including Oregon Lions Sight and Hearing Foundation, Boy Scouts of America, Guide Dogs for the Blind, Gales Creek Diabetes Camp Foundation and others. Enjoy music from 8:30–10:30 a.m. Cost is $8 for adults and $6 for children 12 and under. Menu includes regular and gluten-free pancakes, sausage, juice, milk or coffee. The Lions will be collecting donations of used eye glasses, hearing aids and cell phones at the breakfast as a means to “fulfill our promise to Helen Keller to be Knights of Blindness,” says Lions Club member Dean Surface.

• Parade participants should begin lining up for the Star Spangled Parade down A Avenue in Lake Oswego at 9 a.m. Monday. The staging area is located on Lake Garden Court, off Iron Mountain Boulevard. Those wishing to ride in vehicles or floats or as a team, club or special interest group are asked to register with the Parks & Recreation Department by calling 503-675-3985 or emailing

• Lake Oswego’s Star Spangled Parade begins at 10 a.m. Monday and ends at Millennium Plaza Park, where festivities will continue until 1:30 p.m. Among the highlights: a pie-eating contest, with registration at 11 a.m. for the noon contest, live music and more.

• Lake Oswego’s fireworks display begins at dusk — approximately 9:45 p.m. Monday — over Oswego Lake. Lake Grove Swim Park is a great venue for watching the display, but many roads will close around the lake at 7 p.m. For details, call the LOPD at 503-635-0250.


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