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Salute to the USA
The 29th annual "FirstBank Salute to the USA presented by Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa" in Harry A. Nottingham Park takes place on Friday, July 3 starting at 5:00 p.m.

We invite you to take part in all the family friendly festivities going on throughout the park with face painters, fire jugglers, stilt walkers, balloon sculptors, magicians, and so much more!  Bring your blanket and enjoy festival style food favorites from fresh squeezed lemonade and funnel cakes to mini-donuts and roasted ears of corn.  Relax and get ready for the most amazing fireworks display the State of Colorado has to offer - 10,000 shells explode in a pyrotechnic extravaganza of dazzling color and sound.  You won't want to miss this hallmark event - Salute to the USA will quickly become a tradition in your family!
 
  • Date: July 3, 2015 
  • Day: Friday
  • Times:  5:00 p.m. 10:00 p.m.    
  • Location: Harry A. Nottingham Park
  • Fee: FREE
  • New this year!
    • Expanded venue featuring beer and wine sales on the north side of the park (beach/sand volleyball side)
    • Portions of the park will be closed starting at 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. to accommodate set-up of the event       
  • Tips:
    • Parking is extremely limited and we encourage you to walk, ride your bike or take public transportation
    • Bags and coolers will be checked at all festival entry points for alcohol (no outside alcohol allowed)
    • Plan ahead - due to the high volume of vehicular traffic at the conclusion of the fireworks display and in an effort to get you to your destination as quickly as possible, all vehicles traveling south on W. Beaver Creek Blvd. - towards Avon Elementary - will be directed westbound on Highway 6.  All vehicles traveling south on Avon Road - towards Beaver Creek - will be directed eastbound on Highway 6.  We thank you in advance for your patience!
    • Leave pets at home - large crowds and fireworks can easily scare pets (no pets allowed)
    • Please read the Special Event Notice for additional information regarding event impacts to traffic, Nottingham Park, etc.
    • Please drink responsibly and don't drink and drive - Eagle River Youth Coalition provides safe transportation options