Jul 4, 2014 7:51 AM
Chico will hold its 48th Annual Fourth of July Celebration this morning at One Mile Recreation Area in Bidwell Park.
This event is being held by CARD, Do-It Leisure, the Chico Rotary Club, and the Chico Parks Department.
The morning will kick off at 7 a.m. with an Independence Day 5k.
After a great run or walk, you can go to the Pancake Breakfast that will only cost $6. The breakfast will go from 7:30 to 11 a.m.
There will also be a guest speaker from 8:30 to 9:15 a.m., the title of the talk is "Let Freedom Ring."
Also for entertainment, the Chico Community Band will be performing patriotic songs from 9:15 to 10 a.m. and the Fife and Drum Band will perform after that from 10 to 10:30 a.m.
Spectators are advised to bring their own lawn chairs.