Make plans to be in Chambers on to celebrate the Fourth of July--the fun begins on Friday, July 3rd from 6:00-8:00 pm for a Cruise Night, sponsored by the Chambers Community Center Foundation.
Head on out in your favorite set of wheels and enjoy hamburgers, chips, & pop for $5 and Root Beer Floats for $2.
The fun continues on Saturday, July 4th, with a host of activities for everyone in the family:
7:30 AM Registration for Chambers Challenge Fun Run & Walk at Community Center
8:00 AM Chambers Challenge Fun Run & Walk (contact Amy Halsey 402-482-5621)
9:00 AM Flag Raising Ceremony at the park
10:00 AM Grand Parade (contact Lisa Green 402-482-5256)
After Parade Turtle Races Registration – Park (contact Amy Halsey 402-482-5621)
11:30 AM Turtle Races – Park
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Lunch in the Park House—Lutheran Church & Hands of Hope Preschool
12:00 PM Chambers Area Amazing Race (contact Lisa Green 402-482-5256) Bring your digital camera, a vehicle and team! Cash Payouts!
2:00 PM R.P. Smith, Cowboy Poet will be at the Community Center—Entertainment for all ages!
Bingo at the Community Center following R.P. Smith, Cowboy Poet
3:00 PM Pie Baking Contest—Watch the Chambers Shopper for details! (340-2173)
3 – 4:00 PM Slip N Slide at the Park
4 – 6:00 PM Face Painting & Minute to Win It Games for Kids at the Park (contact Crystal Walters 340-2877)
4:30 PM “Treasure Hunt” for Coins in the Sand—around the playground equipment
Watermelon Eating Contest at the Park (Sponsored by the Clover Dale 4-H Club)
5:00 PM Beef BBQ by Hoerle Cooking Crew served by Chambers Volunteer Fire & Rescue – At the Park -----Free Will Donation
7:00 PM “Pie in the Teacher’s Face”
Talent Show – Tennis Courts –Bring Your Chairs! (contact Duane DeVries 402-482-5216)
Pop & Snacks available during the evening
8:00 PM Raffle Drawing & Community Service Award – Tennis Courts
Raffle Tickets can be purchased at many local businesses and at the events during the celebration. $1.00 each or $10.00 for 12. The purchase of these tickets helps support your local 4th of July Celebration as well as many other events throughout the year.
10:00 PM Fireworks
Finally, on Sunday, July 5th, there will be a community church service at the Community Center at 10:00 am, followed by an omelet brunch from 11:00 am-1:00 pm, sponsored by the Chambers Area Chamber of Commerce.
If you're looking to celebrate a fun, old-fashioned Fourth of July, head out to Chambers--you won't be disappointed!