July 20, 2024

The City of Bedford hosted its annual 4thFest on July 4, 2024, at Generations Park at Boys Ranch, and it was a phenomenal success! The festivities kicked off at 5:00 PM and continued until 10:00 PM, providing a fun-filled evening for the entire community.

Event Highlights:

  • Live Music: The Inspiration Band delivered an electrifying performance from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, setting the perfect atmosphere for celebration.
  • Food Trucks: A variety of food trucks, including Flavor After Flavor, Kona Ice, and Flat Top Biscuits & Gravy, offered delicious treats and meals throughout the event.
  • Kid’s Zone: Sponsored by Conquer Ninja Gym, the Kid’s Zone was a hit with activities and bounce houses, keeping the little ones entertained.
  • Marketplace: A bustling marketplace featured local vendors offering a range of products and services.
  • Fireworks Show: The highlight of the evening was the spectacular fireworks display that began at 9:30 PM, lighting up the sky in a dazzling array of colors.

Additional Information:

  • Admission: The event was free to attend, making it accessible for everyone in the community.
  • Parking and Accessibility: Limited on-site parking was available at The Bedford Center YMCA, with additional parking at the Bedford Library, Old Bedford School, and City Hall buildings. For those using ride-share apps, designated drop-off and pick-up points were provided to ease traffic flow.
  • Safety Measures: Attendees were reminded to respect traffic laws and neighborhood parking regulations to ensure a safe and enjoyable event for all.

For more details about this event and future community activities, visit the Bedford 4thFest page