City to Honor Firefighters at Independence Day Celebration


CONTACT:  Kellie Cook, Parks & Rec Director, or (334) 595-0801

May 24, 2017


The City of Prattville is pleased to announce that this year’s 4th of July Parade theme is “Salute to Public Safety Personnel”. In appreciation for their service, the Prattville Independence Day Celebration Committee is honoring all current and retired City of Prattville and Autauga County Firefighters as Grand Marshals at the Independence Day Parade and Fireworks Event, on Tuesday, July 4th. All Firefighters wishing to take part in the Prattville Independence Day events need to make reservations by June 20, 2017. Please contact the City of Prattville Special Events Office at (334) 595-0851 to RSVP.

The 4th of July parade will be held on Tuesday, July 4th. The parade will begin at 9:00 a.m. at the Autauga County Courthouse and will end at Stanley-Jensen Stadium. The community is encourage to participate in this free parade.

Other events included will be the annual “Cardboard Boat Races”, sponsored by the Parks and Rec Department, at the city pool, and the “Lion’s Club Bar-B-Q and Camp Stew Sale,” held at Pratt Park at 10:00 a.m. The annual fireworks presentation will be held at Stanley Jensen stadium. Gates open at 6pm with a concert by the band “Creativity”. Fireworks begin at dark. The admission to this spectacular event is FREE and the public is encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs. NO pets or bottles are allowed.

For more information, call the City of Prattville’s Special Events Office at (334) 595-0851 or the Parks and Rec Department at (334) 595-0800.


Register for Parade