Red, White & Blue Americana Events 2023



Downtown Winter Garden turns Red, White, and Blue from Memorial Day through Independence Day, The patriotic decorations pay tribute to America’s holidays while adding nostalgia to the charm of historic downtown.

Enjoy the décor while you shop, dine, and stroll. Also, a great backdrop for capturing holiday memories in photos!

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Mark your calendars for the following FREE Independence Day Celebration events:

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Saturday, July 1, 8:00 am - 1:00 pm (Kids Crafts, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)
Downtown Pavilion, 104 S. Lakeview Ave.

Visit the patriotic-decorated market for some good old-fashioned fun including a free holiday kids craft making session at the Parking Garage Plaza (9:00 am to 12:00 pm), family-fun games on the lawn  adjacent to the Pavilion, live music, and one-stop shopping for your holiday barbecue.  The market will be adorned with red, white, and blue for the Vendor Booth  Patriotic Decorating Contest.

The Farmers Market is one-stop shopping for your holiday barbecue. From meats, seafood, seasonings, dips, sauces, and fresh produce to pies, desserts, and holiday décor, the market has everything you need, including big and juicy watermelon!

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Tuesday, July 4, 8:00 - 10:30 am
Pancake Breakfast: 8:00 – 9:45 am

Parade: 10:00 Kickoff

Winter Garden Masonic Lodge, 230 W. Bay St.


Before the Parade, bring the family to a Pancake Breakfast, 8:00 - 9:45 am.(while supplies last) at the Winter Garden Masonic Lodge, 230 W. Bay St.. Kids eat free and breakfast is available for adults to purchase. There will be entertainment and fun activities for the kids!

Onsite Parade Decorating

A variety of complimentary patriotic decorations is available just outside the Lodge to decorate bikes, scooters, wagons, and even your walking shoes, courtesy of the Winter Garden Heritage Foundation. 


Everyone is welcome to join the parade of red, white, and blue -- on bike, scooter, or foot Line up at the Masonic Lodge at 9:45 am. The Parade kicks off at 10:00 am and loops around downtown’s West Plant Street. Parade procession is typically 30 minutes long. Spectators are welcome to line the street to get a good viewing spot to cheer on the parade participants. Bring your own chair to watch in comfort.

Winter Garden Masonic Lodge No. 165 hosts this event, in collaboration with the City of Winter Garden.

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Tuesday, July 4, 6:00 - 10:00 pm

Newton Park, 29 W. Garden Avenue

A SPECTACULAR fireworks display over Lake Apopka with live music, family activities, and more for all ages. Festivities begin at 6:00 pm and the Fireworks Show starts at 9:15 pm. 

Bring a chair or blanket and pack a picnic (no alcohol is permitted).

Parking is available at several locations on N. Dillard Street. No personal fireworks are permitted. 

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WARNING of Fraudulent Online Solicitation: Please note that the City of Winter Garden is NOT soliciting outside vendors for this event. If you receive correspondence by either a third-party company or the likeness of the City of Winter Garden via email or social media about vending at a city event, it is fraudulent solicitation and do NOT engage in providing information or any form of payment.