Saturday, July 1, 2023
& Monday, July 3, 2023
Events will take place at several Denton locations.
LIBERTY 5K RUN & WALK
Saturday, July 1, 2023, 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Enjoy the 25th annual Liberty Run 5k and 1-mile walk on Saturday, July 2 at 7:30 a.m. Registration is $25 and is open until June 15.
The entry fee includes a race t-shirt and race bag. Participants who complete the 1-mile walk will receive a race medal; participants who complete the 5k will have a chance to win a 1st – 3rd place medal.
Late registration is $30 and available online or at the event before the race.
YANKEE DOODLE PARADE
Saturday, July 1, 2023, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Join us this year for a live parade. Deck out in red, white, and blue for this patriotic occasion, or watch from your lawn chair on the Denton Square as the parade rolls out.
Schedule of Events
7:30 a.m. – Parade Check-in/Staging begins – Wells Fargo Parking Lot
8:15 – 8:45 a.m. – Parade Entries Judged
9:00 am – Parade begins
The parade route begins near the Wells Fargo building at Austin St. and Hickory St., continues around the square, then down McKinney St. to the Denton Civic Center.
FOURTH OF JULY JUBILEE
Monday, July 3, 2023, 6:00 - 10:45 PM
110 Hickory Creek
Celebrate Independence Day downtown on the square with patriotic fun and activities for all ages! This free family-friendly event features live music, tasty treats from local vendors, inflatables, games, rock climbing, face painting, photo opportunities, hot dog eating contest, and to cap off the evening, a spectacular drone show!