4thFest Schedule of Events

Don't Miss the Excitement


Events will take place in S.T. Morrison Park, (1513 7th St.) unless otherwise noted.

Note: The carnival by Superior Carnival is unavailable and will not be setting up their rides in the Aquatic Center parking lot this year.

2018 4thFest Schedule


Times and events are subject to change.

Saturday, June 30
8:00 am 4thFest 5K
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Coralville Recreation Center
1506 8th St.
8:45 am Firecracker Kids' Mini-Marathon (26.2 yards)
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Coralville Recreation Center
1506 8th St.
Tuesday, July 3
11:00 am-6:00 pm $0.50 Shaved ice (available to pool patrons for purchase at the window inside the pool) Coralville Community Aquatic Center
1513 7th St.
2:00-9:00 pm Food 
  • Americana Concessions (giant tenderloins, hot dogs, corn dogs, burgers, fried Twinkies, fried candy bars, funnel cakes, smoothies)
  • Amos Dean's Catering
  • Caribbean Kitchen (seafood gumbo, roasted corn, ribeye sandwiches, mac 'n' cheese, BBQ chicken, smoothies)
  • Kan-D-Lan (chips, cookies, sunflower seeds, candy bars, candy, pop, water)
  • Kona Ice of Cedar Rapids (gourmet shaved ice)
  • Papa John's Pizza (pizza slices, breadsticks, pop)
  • Roadrunner Old Fashioned Kettle Korn (kettle corn)
  • Rodney's Jamaican Jerk (BBQ chicken/pork, jerk chicken/pork, rice and beans, bread, baked beans, mac 'n' chesse, cabbage salad, pop, water)
  • Sno Biz of Iowa City/RJ Ice (fresh shaved ice, fresh squeezed lemonade)
  • Sylvia's Catering (tacos, taco salad, nachos, burritos, pop, water)
  • Third Generation Cotton Candy (cotton candy, lemonade, water)
S.T. Morrison Park
4:00- 9:00 pm  Vendors
  • Fun Factory Face Painting
  • Libertarian Party of Iowa
  • Team Rubicon
  • Tiffany's Taste of Chicago
  • Usborne Books & More
  • Veteran's Memorial Group
  • Willustrations (caricatures)
S.T. Morrison Park
6:30 pm Free Concert: Kevin Burt
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S.T. Morrison Park
8:00 pm Free Concert: Rick Springfield
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S.T. Morrison Park
Wednesday, July 4
7:00-10:00 am Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast
Pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs, juice, & coffee. Sponsored by Corridor Kiwanis.
Buy tickets at the door, or in advance from local Kiwanians, at the Coralville Recreation Center, and Copyworks. 
Corridor Kiwanis Club
Northwest Junior High
1507 8th St.
10:00 am Parade
See map
12:00-9:00 pm Food 
  • Americana Concessions (giant tenderloins, hot dogs, corn dogs, burgers, fried Twinkies, fried candy bars, funnel cakes, smoothies)
  • Amos Dean's Catering
  • Caribbean Kitchen (seafood gumbo, roasted corn, ribeye sandwiches, mac 'n' cheese, BBQ chicken, smoothies)
  • Kan-D-Lan (chips, cookies, sunflower seeds, candy bars, candy, pop, water)
  • Kona Ice of Cedar Rapids (gourmet shaved ice)
  • Papa John's Pizza (pizza slices, breadsticks, pop)
  • Roadrunner Old Fashioned Kettle Korn (kettle corn)
  • Rodney's Jamaican Jerk (BBQ chicken/pork, jerk chicken/pork, rice and beans, bread, baked beans, mac 'n' chesse, cabbage salad, pop, water)
  • Sno Biz of Iowa City/RJ Ice (fresh shaved ice, fresh squeezed lemonade)
  • Sylvia's Catering (tacos, taco salad, nachos, burritos, pop, water)
  • Third Generation Cotton Candy (cotton candy, lemonade, water)
S.T. Morrison Park
12:00-9:00 pm Vendors
  • Fun Factory Face Painting
  • Libertarian Party of Iowa
  • Team Rubicon
  • Tiffany's Taste of Chicago
  • Usborne Books & More
  • Veteran's Memorial Group
  • Willustrations (caricatures)
S.T. Morrison Park
1:00-2:00 pm $3.00 Admission Coralville Community Aquatic Center
1513 7th St.
1:00-6:00 pm $0.50 Shaved ice (available to pool patrons for purchase at the window inside the pool)

Coralville Community Aquatic Center
1513 7th St.
1:00 pm Ambition Baton Twirling S.T. Morrison Park
2:00 pm African Drumming Performance S.T. Morrison Park
2:00-8:00 pm American Legion Bingo S.T. Morrison Park
(Hilltop shelter)
3:00 pm Games: Water balloon toss S.T. Morrison Park
3:30 pm Games: Sponge bucket race S.T. Morrison Park
4:00-6:00 pm Bounce House S.T. Morrison Park
4:00-7:00 pm Face painting S.T. Morrison Park
(Optimist shelter)
4:15 pm Games: Ladder ball S.T. Morrison Park
4:30 pm Games: Bags S.T. Morrison Park
5:00 pm Craft-making activities S.T. Morrison Park
6:00 pm Games: Giant Jenga S.T. Morrison Park
6:30 pm Games: Balloon battle S.T. Morrison Park
6:45 pm Games: Magnetic fishing S.T. Morrison Park
7:00 pm Magician: The comedy magic of Rick Eugene S.T. Morrison Park
8:30 pm Free Concert: Iowa City Community Band S.T. Morrison Park
Dark
(approx. 9:45 pm)
Fireworks S.T. Morrison Park


Carnival by Superior Carnival*
City of Coralville
Coral Ridge Mall
Hills Banks and Trust Company
Great Western Bank
Meardon Sueppel Downer002
Watts Group
Scheels Logo
West Bank
Basket Auction
BrrrFest
FRYfest logo 2018
iHeart Media
KKRQ the Fox
KXIC radio