Altoona's Annual 4th of July Parade

The annual 4th of July parade steps off at 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 4, 2024. The parade route runs on 8th St SW/SE to 3rd Ave SE where the routing heads north towards Haines Park.

Immediately following the parade, the Altoona Historical Society and the Altoona Arts and Culture Commission will sponsor a family centered event at Haines Park with the following activities:
  • Live music
  • The Altoona Historical Society Free-Will donation Ice Cream Social
  • Cornhole (Bring your own bags)
  • Food for purchase from local food trucks
  • Playground
  • Splash pad
  • Inflatables
These events will be held rain or shine, with the exception of storm conditions where lightning is present. Should the event be cancelled due to weather, this page and the city's social media accounts will be updated.