Jun 30, 2012 - From staff reportsResidents in Dubois are making the Fourth of July special this year with their annual parade and events.
The day's festivities include participation from many folks who live and work in Dubois -- and former residents as well. The diverse array of participants include the dude ranching culture as well as the schools, churches, civic organizations, local groups and clubs.
The schedule of events starts with the National Bighorn Sheep Center birthday party on July 3 that includes a free lunch of brats at noon and lasting until the chow is gone. For more information call (307) 455-3429.
On July 4, the Kiwanis Kids Games happen in Town Park at 11 a.m. For more information call (307) 455-2269.
The annual parade kicks off at 2 p.m. at Town Park with the theme "Stars and Stripes Through History." For more information call (307) 455-2556.
The Boy Scout's Annual "Ducky" Race in Horse Creek starts after the parade. A fireworks show begins at dusk.
On July 5, the Patsy Cline tribute concert with Jan Marrou starts at 6:30 p.m at The Rustic Pine.
On July 6, there will be a rodeo starting at 8 p.m. at the Clarence Allison Memorial Arena. For more information, call (307) 262-6094.
On July 8, the Dubois Chamber of Commerce's chicken barbecue happens at Town Park from 4 to 8 p.m. For more information, call (307) 455-2556 or (307) 455-3320.
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