FESTIVITIES TO GO OFF WITH BANG.
Fourth of July festivities in Santa Clarita will run all day Saturday and into the night. The following is a schedule of events open to the public:
A Rotary pancake breakfast will begin at 7 a.m. behind the Gilded Rose Thrift Shop at Fifth Street and San Fernando Road in Newhall.
A holiday race will begin at 8 a.m. at Hart Park, 24151 San Fernando Road, and will follow the same route as the Fourth of July Parade - north on Walnut Street to Lyons Avenue, west to Orchard Village Road, east on Dalbey Drive and ending at Newhall Park.
The parade will begin at 9:45 a.m. along the same route.
The Santa Clarita Country Fair will begin at 9:45 a.m. at Newhall Park during the parade and will continue until 6 p.m. with live entertainment, silent and live auctions, prizes, carnival games, rides and refreshments. Proceeds will go to the revitalization of the Newhall Elementary and Hart High School auditoriums.
An ice-cream social with the Santa Clarita City Council is scheduled for noon to 2 p.m. at Newhall Park.
Tri-tip barbecue will be served from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Veterans of Foreign Wars post, 16208 Sierra Highway, Canyon Country. Tickets are $5 for adults, $2 for kids. Highlights include a free dunk tank, kissing booth and a ``jail.''
Agua Dulce will host a festival starting at 4 p.m. at the community air park, 33638 Agua Dulce Canyon Road, featuring entertainment, food booths, a disc jockey, a military aircraft display and fireworks. Tickets are $7, and children 5 and under are admitted free.
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|Publication:||Daily News (Los Angeles, CA)|
|Date:||Jul 3, 1998|
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