On Monday, July 4, Beaver Creekers (Rimrock, Lake Montezuma & McGuireville) come out early to celebrate Independence Day at Rollins Park in the Lake Montezuma Village Square. The Kiwanis Donation Pancake Breakfast starts off the celebration in Rollins Park from 7 to 9 AM. The parade begins at 9 AM from Sycamore Park at the bridge and travels down Montezuma Avenue to near the Village Square. Festivities follow immediately afterward in Rollins Park which include music, free food until gone, award of parade ribbons, free books and games and information tables. The Kiwanis Duck Race starts at Noon on Wet Beaver Creek in Sycamore Park and finishes at the bridge. The morning is extra special if you are actually in the parade. Don't forget to sign up for it by stopping by the Montezuma Rimrock Fire Station or calling 928-567-7428. For other information about participating, please call Carol Keeton at 928-606-4050.
Before the parade: Kiwanis Donation Pancake Breakfast: 7 to 9 AM, LM Village Square
The Beaver Creek Parade: starts at 9 AM on Montezuma Ave by Sycamore Park and continues past Lake Montezuma Village Square
After the Parade, in Rollins Park at the LM Village Square:
Free hot dogs served by the Beaver Creek Baptist Church, until gone
Water served by the Grace Community Lutheran Church
Free ice cream cups served by the Beaver Creek Adult Center until gone
Parade ribbons awarded and lots of music from the Beaver Creek Philharmonic
Free books provided by the Friends of Beaver Creek Library
50/50 Raffle drawing by the Montezuma Rimrock Fire District Auxiliary
Games, face painting, and more until Noon
Community information tables
Water game with the Montezuma Rimrock Fire District First Responders
Spin the Wheel at Montezuma Family Dental
Also after the July 4th Parade, an invitation is extended to the community to attend an Open House at the Lake Montezuma Medical Building to meet our local dentist, Dr. Ryan Carter DDS, Montezuma Family Dental. While there, "Spin the Wheel" for an opportunity to win a free dental exam or another prize. The Medical Building faces the Lake Montezuma Village Square. The MRM (Montezuma-Rimrock-McGuireville) Health Services Board is looking forward to seeing you at the Open House!
The Kiwanis Duck Race starts at Noon in Sycamore Park and ends near the bridge